Greedy Goblin: EVE needs a special new player experience

Reading Sugar about new players and Jester about luring people to New Eden made me think a lot about EVE New Player experience and lead to the simple, but not at all …

Greedy Goblin: Ending RMT, rewarding PvE and doing good

My last post about RMT wasn’t general enough, therefore was unable to reach its goal. Now I’m back with a broader approach.
Why does illicit RMT exist? Because there …

Greedy Goblin: “Pay to save time” in games is nonsense

There is a common view that “good” microtransaction games allow players to just “skip the grind”. There are tons of pages about “time rich” vs …

Greedy Goblin: To end all illicit RMT

Jester wrote a very interesting piece on RMT. In short: while trading ISK for $ is forbidden, trading ISK for services is not, it’s actually supported by devs and can be …

Greedy Goblin: Mobile vending machine

CCP Fozzie requested players to give ideas about more mobile structures. The forum already has lot of good ideas. And zillions of stupid ones, half-screen quotes and other …