Flash Fiction and Lore: Fan Writing Contest AAR

The 2017 Pod and Planet fiction contest dished out more than 55 billion ISK to dozens of writers. In a new after-action report, the Pod and Planet team reveals behind-the-scenes …

Showcase: Pod and Planet Winners Make Bank with Fanfic

After six weeks of judging, the results are in. The Pod and Planet fiction contest has named its winners. We’re happy to bring you a taste of the winners’ gallery – the …

Leaky Faucets: Money Supply in the Economic Report

‘Sinks and faucets’ are the game mechanisms that add or subtract ISK from EVE’s player-driven economy. For example, the biggest faucet is bounty payouts (money …

Ask Santa for Leopards: A Fable of Irreplaceable Ships

Once upon a time, in a cold Icelandic winter, some kind soul set out to warm hearts with an advent calendar. Yule Lads, ’twas called, and the final Christmas gift was not …

Desperate Miners and Shiny Pants: Insights from the Economic Report

Unless New Eden’s entire economy is your playground, November’s monthly economic report is, admittedly, not the most riveting reading. Still, dig a little way into the …