Breaking the Malcanis law

The Malcanis law says “Whenever a mechanics change is proposed on behalf of ‘new players’, that change is always to the overwhelming advantage of richer, older …

Limiting force projection in wormholes

CCP is finally fixing the most unbalanced space: WH. The rage is huge, which means CCP managed to hit the heart of the bad guys who made WH space practically deserted. The API no …

Greedy Goblin: 33B/month without skill, risk or investment

Recently, I
I wrote how no-life multiboxing should be limited by CCP charging subscription not by months but by logged on hours. It wasn’t exactly popular, because the loud …

Greedy Goblin: Niche game vs WoW clone

We always here the terms “niche game” and “WoW clone”, without understanding what do they mean. They are often cursewords or badges of honor, instead of …

Greedy Goblin: If more people log in, more X happens

Nosy Gamer had a brilliant idea: he placed the average concurrent user (ACU) data and several kill data to the same chart. Unfortunately, he only did qualitative analysis and only …