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Ricard Chastot
Snake Eye Production
#61 - 2014-01-29 17:10:25 UTC
It's the countdown to the Eve Gate re-opening and an invasion of New Eden from Earth's super advanced spaceships. Shocked

Hello ladies (and dudes pretending to be ladies)! Say hello to New Eden's 2nd hottest Intaki! It's me. You can say hello to me. Hi.

Makoto Priano
Kirkinen-Arataka Transhuman Zenith Consulting Ltd.
#62 - 2014-01-29 17:14:27 UTC
Hmmmmm.

Is there a DUST release on that day? Or are we assuming that it's EVE?

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hedge betts Shiyurida
State Protectorate
Caldari State
#63 - 2014-01-29 17:40:59 UTC
It's a count down to the return of ISD Stenson and the lock fest that will follow.

Pog mo thoin

Nathan Galbadia
War Eagle Fleet
Solyaris Chtonium
#64 - 2014-01-29 17:46:35 UTC
New mega faction, Earth, is introduced.
WASPY69
Xerum.
#65 - 2014-01-29 17:58:24 UTC
That makes it the 5th of February, exactly 5 years since Mittens took over BoB. Not sure what this means, probably nothing, but an interesting date indeed.
Hopefully CCP finally opens the gates to Jove space to bring us more 10% TiDi goodness.

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Unsuccessful At Everything
The Troll Bridge
#66 - 2014-01-29 19:03:53 UTC
Its a countdown to the answer of the oldest question in the universe, the first question, the one that must never be answered....


Doctor who?

Since the cessation of their usefulness is imminent, may I appropriate your belongings?

Jonah Gravenstein
Machiavellian Space Bastards
#67 - 2014-01-29 19:05:15 UTC
Sorry, someone had to do this...

In the beginning there was nothing, which exploded.

New Player FAQ

Feyd's Survival Pack

Miasmos
Aliastra
Gallente Federation
#68 - 2014-01-29 19:09:26 UTC
Announcement on motherships making the comeback on summer expansion.

Next
Ruskarn Andedare
Lion Investments
#69 - 2014-01-29 19:14:16 UTC
Angelica Dreamstar wrote:
Ruskarn Andedare wrote:
Is it when the moons and planets start moving in their orbits, thus making most bookmarks useless?
Why would they? It's trivial to calculate it's position in space on the fly. CCP has all the data necessary to change the absolute coordinates into relative ones and that calculation could be easily done on the client too. No?


But you're forgetting a couple of things:
  1. Did you specify relative or absolute location as you saved your bookmarks?
  2. The CCP devs love to troll the players.
Twisted
Phoenix Jones
The Scope
Gallente Federation
#70 - 2014-01-29 19:51:10 UTC
It was the day CCP was announcing their merger with Norwegian Developer's Funcom.

Swing and a miss...

Yaay!!!!

Mr Epeen
It's All About Me
#71 - 2014-01-29 20:13:00 UTC
Military experts are calling this a massive mindfuck.

But at least it keeps you lot busy trying to guess what it's all about and out of trouble.

Mr Epeen Cool
Viragarus kislany
Space Goo
#72 - 2014-01-29 20:28:24 UTC
Some superficial feature, best case expansion with those new types of gates.

I wish for a long term plan for modernizing the core technologies to enhance game play but I'm not sure that's gonna ever happen...
Zeko Rena
ENCOM Industries
#73 - 2014-01-29 20:33:56 UTC  |  Edited by: Zeko Rena
Maybe it is when they announce that the titans in the new titan graveyard are going to come back as ZOMBIE TITANS and try to take over New Eden.
I Love Boobies
All Hail Boobies
#74 - 2014-01-29 20:43:52 UTC
I have a very bad feeling that countdown has something to do with all those fedos they gave away at Christmas. Maybe I should get rid of mine... unless of course they might automatically turn into billions of isk in your wallet. Hmm, think I am gonna chance it and keep mine. Lol
Xython
Garoun Investment Bank
Gallente Federation
#75 - 2014-01-29 21:57:56 UTC
Look at the HTML source code. It's counting down to the opening of a new server, Turbulence.
Erufen Rito
Sebiestor Tribe
Minmatar Republic
#76 - 2014-01-29 22:19:07 UTC
Watch it be something awesome, like the release of tessellation.

This is as nice as I get. Best quote ever https://forums.eveonline.com/default.aspx?g=posts&m=4137165#post4137165

Herzog Wolfhammer
Sigma Special Tactics Group
#77 - 2014-01-29 22:23:27 UTC
I think the counter is an internal test.

Someone asked "How do you keep thousands of idiots in suspense?"


Well played you rat bastages.

Bring back DEEEEP Space!

Bizzaro Stormy MurphDog
B.L.U.E L.A.S.E.R.
#78 - 2014-01-29 22:29:34 UTC
The plan is to release walking in stations/brand new user friendly POSes/remove drone assist/adding DUST to PC/buff null sec industry/access to Jove Space/swap low and high sec with one another/remove supercaps from the game/make drone assist easier/remove CONCORD/buff high sec income/turn mining into a mini-game/remove mini-game from exploration/refund everyone's SP and let them reallocate it/closing DUST for good/merge Tranquility and Serenity servers via the EVE gate/nerf high sec income/remove local from null sec/revamp sovereignty system/increase the price of monocles.

Aren't you just bursting with anticipation?

I am not an alt of Chribba.

Billy McCandless
The McCandless Clan
#79 - 2014-01-29 22:35:06 UTC
ramona sed its how long i hav left to life

do u think its trew!?!??!

"Thread locked for being deemed a total loss." - ISD Ezwal

stoicfaux
#80 - 2014-01-29 22:36:35 UTC
It's a reload timer.

Pon Farr Memorial: once every 7 years, all the carebears in high-sec must PvP or they will be temp-banned.