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:

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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212: An Industrial Episode with Steve Ronuken

“We are terrible ill equipped to talk about these changes”

-“Fuzzy” Steve Ronuken joins us for a deepish dive on the upcoming changes to industry, particularly battleships

-Several Contract Updates as Noir. and The Network get hired for a series of structure saves across highsec and lowsec

-Alek and Andy fly in the big RC vs SNUFF Titan brawl in Amamake

-The 9UY Freeport shuts down, full story to come on the next program!

Do you consider yourself an industrialist?
  • I do industry but I'm not an industrialist 49%, 21 vote
    21 vote 49%
    21 vote - 49% of all votes
  • Yes 26%, 11 votes
    11 votes 26%
    11 votes - 26% of all votes
  • No 26%, 11 votes
    11 votes 26%
    11 votes - 26% of all votes
Total Votes: 43
April 13, 2021 - April 26, 2021
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