"He who fights with monsters should look to it that he himself does not become a monster. And when you gaze long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you." - Friedrich Nietzsche
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July 23, 2008 by StanlyManly
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June 14, 2008 by StanlyManly
I really don't like ISK beggars.  (ISK is Eve's currency)  I especially don't like ISK beggars with an attitude of arrogance about how they deserve free ISK.  I let a certain ISK beggar know exactly how I felt about him.  Terms such as "fucking scumbag", and "lazy sack of shit" were liberally used.


Connection to the server has been lost.  Relogged... You have been banned until 7/12/08.  One solid month.  What really sealed the deal for me though, w...
May 13, 2008 by StanlyManly
While no official word was sent to me regarding the ban being lifted, upon trying to log in yet again to my account, I noticed the ban description had been changed from "Permaban" to "Banned until 5/17". 

Im sure no one really cares a whole lot, but just figured I'd mention it anyway.  I'm pretty happy about it.  Eve fits my lifestyle a bit better than other MMO's at this point, since I'm working full time again, and have little time to play.  Since Eve's skill system is...
May 6, 2008 by StanlyManly
I saw a link for a 21 day trial to Eve, and decided that was too good to pass up.  I've subbed to the game before a couple times, and although it got boring after a while, its still not bad to play for a month or two at a time.

Just in case anyone isn't familiar with Eve.  Its a ruthless sandbox space MMO, filled with piracy, player politics on a level you may not believe, espionage, treachery, deceit, profiteering, and any other despicable act a human being is capable of in a freef...
April 12, 2008 by StanlyManly
I recently read an article here by one of the Stardock dev's about their stance on piracy.  I liked this stance so much, that I decided to check out some of their games and apps, with the thought that this is the kind of game company I would like to support with my consumer dollars. 

Gal Civ 2 Gold Edition, ObjectDock, and WindowBlinds (trial), are now on my PC.  Sins of a Solar Empire is definitely on my list, right after my new PC upgrades come in.  I am not tryin...