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The seven year plus club, are you a member?

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Arosth Katsbalger
Odyssey Corporation
#101 - 2013-11-29 16:08:08 UTC
DOB 09/24/2003 and still loving it!
Reiisha
#102 - 2013-11-29 18:32:21 UTC
2003-05-14. Though i started playing back when veldspar was 1m3 per unit and you needed 1000 units for a refine. And a refine only yielded 333 trit.

If you do things right, people won't be sure you've done anything at all...

Katabrok First
Apukaray Security
#103 - 2013-11-29 19:40:26 UTC
2005.12.11 birthday here...

I remember doing level 3 missions in a ferox using heavies, the months until being able to buy a raven, the fear the first time I jumped to low sec...
Naomi Tichim
Sovereign Hospitaller Order of Saint Katherine
#104 - 2013-11-29 20:07:09 UTC
My main was created May 1st, 2006. I was a member a couple of weeks before, but I can't be arsed to look up the date.
Signatar
#105 - 2013-11-30 00:13:47 UTC
2003/05/20

Played last two weeks of Beta and the day they bumped everyone skills ups before the game went live to test out Battleships. I undocked, panned the camera for 1 minute and redocked because I was late for work.

I mined in a probe for 2 months straight because I refused to go Gallente like the rest of Corporation. (We had one of the first 10 Megathron BPO's ever bought) Finally they felt bad and placed me a Rupture.

When they gave me my first Tempest, I past out ratting in a 0.7 belt due to all the mining hours before and woke up to find Signatar in an egg. That did not go well with my Corp.

I remember mining Arkonor and Bistot in Empire until they changed Roid Spawns. (0.0 had roid field to warp to but were basically place holders until the developers could start working on that part of the game.)

I remember it took 40-60 jumps just to go from one side of a region to the other (Molden Heath) and no warp to 0.

I remember roaming with B.O.S.S and Curse Alliance before there were in-game alliance mechanics.

Dual Warp Drive Cloaking Ravens.

The discovery of making Safe Spots was made by a player named Joshua Calvert...(who would of guessed?)

Famous phrase "Who the F--- is David Galt?"

Good times.
Aina Stormborn
Beartours INC.
#106 - 2013-12-01 20:52:14 UTC
Oct, 15th, 2004 - 150M SP later and I still enjoy the game :)
Nyphur
Pillowsoft
#107 - 2013-12-01 21:13:46 UTC
Sup? February 2004 here

I've had a good few periods of account inactivity or just not bothering to train a skill, so I only have about 110m skillpoints. I frequently ran out of things to train that mattered, and had no training goals. Still regret not random setting level 5 skills and keeping good implants in my head all these years.
Xindi Kraid
Itsukame-Zainou Hyperspatial Inquiries Ltd.
Arataka Research Consortium
#108 - 2013-12-01 21:33:52 UTC
Hiroshi Yakasuki wrote:
7/26/06 09:38 AM

Stealth bombers with cruise launchers.
Dominix solo killing me with 10 OGREs at a gate.
Thinking Mining was bad ass profit.
Spending 2 months training all learning skills to 5+4.

Oh come now try some stuff a bit older. I'm recently passing 6 years (my first char I didn't like so I biomassed it, my second character I didn't like the name so I biomassed that too.) and I know all of those.
Jaxon Grylls
Institute of Archaeology
#109 - 2013-12-01 22:07:50 UTC  |  Edited by: Jaxon Grylls
Yep.

DOB 2006/05/04 19.10.00

Looking through this thread the one thing that I was reminded of were the "Instas".

And people complain that EVE does not improve. Warp to 0 km, was in my opinion the single best thing to have happened since I started playing.
gfldex
#110 - 2013-12-01 22:08:09 UTC
Date of Birth 2004.09.14 19:13:00

When my white Thorax was swarmed by 10 drones and my Geddon had 8 heatsinks.

If you take all the sand out of the box, only the cat poo will remain.

gfldex
#111 - 2013-12-01 22:20:23 UTC
QproQ wrote:
The entire server lagged as bm's were furiously copied;


I have a can in Emrayur named "insta". Good possible that I still got instas of gates that where removed to dehub Yulai. I will not open that can to check tho. The last time I tried the client lagged out for 15 minutes.

If you take all the sand out of the box, only the cat poo will remain.

NUBIARN
Brutal Ballerinas
#112 - 2013-12-01 22:20:58 UTC
one month away from the 10 year club :)
M1k3y Koontz
THE AESIR.
#113 - 2013-12-01 22:25:46 UTC
Shan'Talasha Mea'Questa wrote:
What are you youngsters doing here?


Stoping by to hear the "When I was a noob BOB owned nullsec and Titans actually meant something! You don't know how easy you have it these days!!!" talk from the old vets Smile

How much herp could a herp derp derp if a herp derp could herp derp.

NUBIARN
Brutal Ballerinas
#114 - 2013-12-01 22:28:23 UTC
some of us remember when have a battleship in a corp was a big thing !!!
Victoria Sin
Doomheim
#115 - 2013-12-01 23:20:33 UTC
2003.08.02 01:53

^ My main.

2004.07.04 21:16

^ Favourite alt.

2005.06.25 15:38

^ Alt with the best moustache.

Lol
PerrinAybarra
DEROB
#116 - 2013-12-01 23:56:58 UTC
Date of Birth 2003-05-08 16:32:00 cruise missile in heavy launchers
Ruri
Legion XXVII
Herd Of Cats
#117 - 2013-12-02 02:10:04 UTC  |  Edited by: Ruri
I have a pair of '05s though as so many other people have said lots of breaks so no continuous play from back then.

2005.05.24 23:06:00
2005.08.16 02:37:00

I still have a carrier lying around from when they were first introduced way back when they were first introduced.

I remember when PLEXs were 270-300 mil each.

I remember mining in a scythe in low sec for jaspet, because mining barges didn't exist. Falling asleep at my computer and waking up in my pod because rats had killed me. probably sat in that belt for hours in just a pod without anybody bothering or noticing me.

So many memories over the years. Eve for me will always be the game i could never quit, take a break from yes but always come back too
Propain Krazy
Banal Leeching
#118 - 2013-12-02 13:41:42 UTC
2005.12.26 17:23:00

Soooo glad we don't have to copy bookmarks for every region of space we need to travel through any more.. warp to 0 was a godsend!
trakli
SuckerPunch Inc.
Valkyrie Alliance
#119 - 2013-12-02 14:56:33 UTC
2004-08-07 15:51:00

Creating warp to 0 bookmarks by passing the gate with 15km and then bm the spot. Yeah.. no warp to 0 on bm's either.
Also selling bm set's for all 0.0 regions.
Kryss Darkdust
The Skulls
#120 - 2013-12-02 15:06:20 UTC
06 .. still playing it, still loving it, still not giving a **** about peoples feeling about how I play it!

The reality of Eve is that, if you don't love it like it is today, you should probobly go ahead and unsub.