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What does the concept of "home" mean in EVE Online?

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Seismic Stan
Freebooted Junkworks
#1 - 2012-08-24 21:50:11 UTC
Some say a man's home is his castle. For others it is wherever they lay their hat. The concept is just as nebulous in the New Eden sandbox.

In EVE Online, what does the concept of "home" mean to you?
Karl Planck
Perkone
Caldari State
#2 - 2012-08-24 21:53:30 UTC
Amamake

I has all the eve inactivity

James 315
Experimental Fun Times Corp RELOADED
CODE.
#3 - 2012-08-24 21:53:56 UTC
Halaima, the capital of my great empire in highsec. Cool
rofflesausage
State War Academy
Caldari State
#4 - 2012-08-24 21:55:39 UTC
Home = ISK.

Home is something I've never had much of a concept of in Eve. It's normally easier to sell ships and buy new ones at a different location than move loads of them.

Nullsec changes hands a lot, so I've never felt at 'home' there. Certainly nothing like the trailers make out of fighting for your own bit of space.

Strangely, wormholes are the nearest I've ever had to a 'home' due to the logistics involved and long term deployment in one hole.
Hypercake Mix
#5 - 2012-08-24 22:01:47 UTC
Your favorite parking lot.
Akirei Scytale
Okami Syndicate
#6 - 2012-08-24 22:06:22 UTC  |  Edited by: Akirei Scytale
Its that place I wake up in next to a pile of ships every time I explode gloriously.
Aiwha
Infinite Point
Test Alliance Please Ignore
#7 - 2012-08-24 22:07:47 UTC  |  Edited by: Aiwha
Nakri V-V


Nevar forget.




Rellik B00n wrote:
its spelt with an 'o' not an e



You mean "mate", mate.

Sanity is fun leaving the body.

Pasta OfDoom
SrsBsnsIndeed
#8 - 2012-08-24 22:13:52 UTC
I spent some time in a wormhole and honestly I really felt like the POS was my 'home'. Now that I'm out and doing other things, I don't really feel like I have a home.
Large Collidable Object
morons.
#9 - 2012-08-24 22:17:33 UTC
The more bookmarks I already have in the area, the more homelike it feels.
You know... [morons.](http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4gjOx65yD5A)
Solstice Project
Sebiestor Tribe
Minmatar Republic
#10 - 2012-08-24 22:23:36 UTC
... Hek.
Brooks Puuntai
Solar Nexus.
#11 - 2012-08-24 22:24:53 UTC
Home is where all my **** is.

CCP's Motto: If it isn't broken, break it. If it is broken, ignore it. Improving NPE / Dynamic New Eden

Jace Errata
Caldari Provisions
Caldari State
#12 - 2012-08-24 22:29:39 UTC
I have a fair bit of crap, so wherever I move it, that becomes home for a while due to the effort involved in moving. I usually anchor one or two things, get to know the area, maybe set up some PI (that reminds me...), and that makes it feel more homely. Currently, home is Hjoramold.

"Home" is one of the reasons I want corp-independent mini-POSes. I'd feel much more at home if I had my own built-up-over-time little shack out in deep space to keep my ****, instead of parking in an anonymous NPC station with twenty other pilots.

tweeten

One day they woke me up so I could live forever

It's such a shame the same will never happen to you

TheBreadMuncher
Protus Correction Facility Inc.
#13 - 2012-08-24 22:35:23 UTC
Certain chat channels. Spaceships come and go but afternoons with TheButcherPete are priceless.

"We will create the introduction thread if that is requested by the community. Also, we will have an ISD Seminar about the CCL team in the coming weeks in which you can ask your questions about the CCL team and provide some constructive feedback to us." - Countless pages of locked threads and numerous permabanned accounts later, change is coming.

Psychotic Monk
Wardecs Without Borders
#14 - 2012-08-24 22:45:45 UTC
Herping yourDerp
Tribal Liberation Force
Minmatar Republic
#15 - 2012-08-24 22:49:31 UTC
where the majority of used assets reside for a particular person, also the usual docking location upon logging out for the down time.
Bernie Nator
Allspark Industries
Transformographagizers
#16 - 2012-08-24 22:54:16 UTC
My home is my wormhole. It's not much, but I wouldn't live anywhere else.
Jaison Savrin
Ministry of War
Amarr Empire
#17 - 2012-08-24 23:03:47 UTC
The system I never leave if I can help it. I have alts to do all the running.
Mr Epeen
It's All About Me
#18 - 2012-08-24 23:06:08 UTC
Home is where you wake up after being podded.

Mr Epeen Cool
Tiger Would
Doomheim
#19 - 2012-08-24 23:12:51 UTC
Seismic Stan wrote:
Some say a man's home is his castle. For others it is wherever they lay their hat. The concept is just as nebulous in the New Eden sandbox.

In EVE Online, what does the concept of "home" mean to you?



Where you live.....get out!

Once you think you have it all, you have actually become ignorant towards everything else.

T. Would

Xearal
Dead's Prostitutes
Initiative Mercenaries
#20 - 2012-08-24 23:14:13 UTC
'Home' for me is the system where I've currently set up shop, put my spare ships, spare junk, my BPO library, etc. The different stations kinda like the different 'rooms' I guess.

Though I still remember my old stomping grounds fondly, whenever I am in Hek, I just get all nostalgic about when I was a noob, running missions here, mining, then finding out about exploration, and starting up my ore and mineral trade, expanding t manufacturing.. Ohh good times... I learned a lot of the things I use today down there.
Nowadays just with bigger numbers ;)

Does railgun ammunition come in Hollow Point?

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