220: FC of the Year feat. Asher Elias

“All those events led up to this one terrible decision…”

-2020 FC of the Year Asher Elias of Goonswam joins us as our special guest

-Goons victorious! What might be next for them and their public enemy #1 TEST

-What a difference a war makes: WWBI retreat vs WWBII trench warfare and how Imperium changed between them

-Behind the scenes stories of WWBI

-The mechanics behind Imperium’s system defense strategy

-Asher breaks down the key turning points and watershed moments of the war

-Fleets that defined the war: Muninns vs Sacrileges vs BS

-WE’RE IN THE ALLIANCE TOURNAMENT!

-The cast breaks down the ATXVII brackets and the path of feeder teams to the main dance

-A brief contract update: Saving a WH from mutiny!

We’re going to pass [Remix]

EVE's true apex predators?
  • HACs 75%, 21 vote
    21 vote 75%
    21 vote - 75% of all votes
  • Battleships 25%, 7 votes
    7 votes 25%
    7 votes - 25% of all votes
Total Votes: 28
August 23, 2021 - September 5, 2021
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218: The Roadmap

It’s dumb. It’s your fault. Stop it, please.”

-The Alliance Tournament returns to thunderous complaints

-A full breakdown, analysis, and speculation on the July Status Update blog

-TEST leadership announce plans for a final 1DH offensive beginning this weekend. We break down their chances and what it will take for each side to win.

The July Update:
  • Good but I still need/expect more 50%, 10 votes
    10 votes 50%
    10 votes - 50% of all votes
  • This is the communication from CCP I have been looking for 35%, 7 votes
    7 votes 35%
    7 votes - 35% of all votes
  • Not nearly enough 15%, 3 votes
    3 votes 15%
    3 votes - 15% of all votes
Total Votes: 20
July 28, 2021 - August 9, 2021
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217: Panda Hunting

“Going into a bit more depth than usual”

-PopupGate Update

-Contract Recap: Fraternity II Month 1, plus tons of stats!

-Marauder nerfs incoming?

-Host highlights from 4th of July and more!

Did you enjoy the contract stats?
  • Yes, keep doing it! 82%, 9 votes
    9 votes 82%
    9 votes - 82% of all votes
  • It was OK but don't focus on it vs a more narrative style of recap 18%, 2 votes
    2 votes 18%
    2 votes - 18% of all votes
  • Didn't like it, wouldn't miss it 0%, 0 votes
    0 votes
    0 votes - 0% of all votes
Total Votes: 11
July 12, 2021 - July 28, 2021
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216: Bridge to Nowhere

Wouldn’t it be wild if it INCREASED retention?”

CSM election results

-Summer of Apathy: Pop-Up Gate ignites latent rage, frustration, and mistrust

-The 1st Pochven War results in irreplaceable losses

We’ve got new gates! CCP connects long-isolated regions and some not long enough isolated ones

May Monthly Economic Report released and Alek goes off about bots and the hunting meta (CCP Rise’s general response)

Black Ops BS get some slick new buffs and a new jump mechanic option with some real potential

Search your heart: Would you stop playing if you got the PLEX pop up after 1st death?
  • No 48%, 20 votes
    20 votes 48%
    20 votes - 48% of all votes
  • Yes 26%, 11 votes
    11 votes 26%
    11 votes - 26% of all votes
  • I'm honestly not sure 26%, 11 votes
    11 votes 26%
    11 votes - 26% of all votes
Total Votes: 42
June 29, 2021 - July 27, 2021
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