DoW 58 “Suddenly Fozzie”

“It’s some kind of clever mind-fu Jedi trick”

-Noted EVE blogger Seismic Stan (Freebooted, Gameskinny) joins us for a really lively evening of shenanigans

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-And literally at the last minute CCP Fozzie joins us for the poll discussion to take Alek and Turtle to task on the recent changes to links and foreshadowing some changes to come

-Podbanter: After a short interview with Stan he brings in the topic of ethics in EVE journalism for a roundtable discussion covering the integrity of content, what’s the line when driving traffic to your site, the role of the metagame, Poetic Stanziel, The, Reddit and more.

-Stan channels his inner Bob Barker and tests the hosts on EVE history of the obscurest sort

-EVE News: TEST/RZR/Unthinkable/BL/pretty much everyone deploys to Curse and Ali doesn’t appreciate it, TRIBE disbands but might reform?, CCP Soundwave and CCP Zulu leave New Eden for Summoners Rift

-Noir. campaign update: Catch

-This Week In Mercs: Part of Whores in Space splits into a new merc alliance, The Devils Warriors relisted amidst controversy, Noir. Mercenary Group gets spotlighted on TMC

-CSM Update: ToS changes discussed, CSM involvement on the issue likely not over

-Dramatic Reading: “Interested in Joining Noir. Academy” (feat. 2 tldr’s nearly as long as the mail itself)

DoW 57 feat. CSM Summit Breakdown

“Several lines of non-productive discussion followed”

-Poll Discussion: Sentry Drone Meta

-EVE News: TEST/Tribal relocate to Curse, -A- begins reconquest of Catch, Delve/Querious coalition war shaping up to be explosive

-Contract Wrap Up: Noir. makes a brief return to the Heath Wreath

-This Week In Mercs: Devils Warriors delisted for recruiting a banned corp, Declarations of War featured by CCP Community team (wooo!)

-CSM Coverage: Fresh off the plane, Ali Aras gets grilled by Alek+Turtle on CSM8’s first Iceland summit

-Masterclass: Command ships and Leadership links


CSM8 Summer Summit

Hello faithful listeners!

You might have noticed that a few weeks have gone by since our last release; this is due to the fact that Ali Aras has been in Iceland for the CSM8 Summer Summit! So instead of spending the last week squeezing a drunk CSM rep for information, we decided to take a week off and record a super important, all-inclusive winter summit episode early this week.

As usual thanks for listening and we’ll see you soon.