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Worlds Within a World - The EVE Universe Monument

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Robert Caldera
Caldera Trading and Investment
#21 - 2014-02-05 15:18:11 UTC
CCP trolled all of you with that timer. haha

tbh, expected more than this thing.
Hunter Anubis
50 Shades Of Blaster
#22 - 2014-02-05 15:18:22 UTC
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All Hail Boobies
#23 - 2014-02-05 15:18:29 UTC
Add lasers to it. Would make it look more cool if you did.
#24 - 2014-02-05 15:18:47 UTC
So CCP will give everyone a painball gun... that way when fanfest comes and we freak out about some new feature we dont like we can riot and shoot a monument in real life.

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Ugh ti-di pooping makes me sad.

Exploration Frontier inc
#25 - 2014-02-05 15:19:06 UTC  |  Edited by: Altrue
Sounds like a troll.
Sounds like a way to squeeze the more money possible out of inactive players. Otherwise you would've put the registering of active players this week end, and not in a month.

It didn't desserve a countdown.

Meanwhile we are still waiting for CCP to produce real content.

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Angelica Dreamstar
Gallente Federation
#26 - 2014-02-05 15:19:25 UTC
Well the counter was really trollish, but we deserve that.....

I like it. You have my thumbs, toes and nipples up! :D

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Chad Wylder
Rusty Bucket Bay
#27 - 2014-02-05 15:19:44 UTC
The way I'm seeing it:

Wedge structure = Caldari
Dome structure = Amarr
Mirror = Gallente
Steel plate on the bottom = Minmatar

Also people going to Fanfest should take rubber bands so they can shoot the monument.
Roux Michon
#28 - 2014-02-05 15:20:32 UTC  |  Edited by: ISD LackOfFaith
THAT was the count down?



Ugh da {Snip.}? Oops

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Random McNally
Stay Frosty.
A Band Apart.
#29 - 2014-02-05 15:21:03 UTC
I think it's pretty cool.

Thank you for honoring your player base, CCP!

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U.S. Robots and Mechanical Men
#30 - 2014-02-05 15:21:20 UTC

A monument.. or tombstone?
Robertis Olacar
Amarr Empire
#31 - 2014-02-05 15:21:26 UTC
Great idea, I even like the style of the monument. not sure the count down timer was the best way to deliver this info, but non the less I've always thought I deserved a monument with my name on itShocked
I'm Super Bad At This
Domain Research and Mining Inst.
#32 - 2014-02-05 15:21:48 UTC
So how do I make sure that my other character "Sir Captain ButtsMcFart" is the main character to be posted onto the monument?
Billy Hix
Test Alliance Please Ignore
#33 - 2014-02-05 15:22:03 UTC
So the sub numbers are dropping and you need a way to give them a temp boost. Once again CCP being run by a EA marketing guy and a guy in $1000 Japanese pants are more manipulation and marketing rather than substance.

10 year anniversary was a money grab to start with (All the new stuff being tied behind the collectors edition) and a money grab at the end (Sub now or your name wont be on a rock most of you will never see)

I'm not even mad, the sad thing is this is business as usual for CCP nowadays.
Dinsdale Pirannha
Pirannha Corp
#34 - 2014-02-05 15:22:12 UTC
How many precious CCP resources are being thrown at this statue?
How many coding-months dedicated to fixing / overhauling legacy code could have been purchased for the cost of this monument to the hubris of some people?

Eve is a virtual world.
What is the point of a statue that the vast vast majority of the player base will never see, and most will never even hear about?
CCP would have been better off coding this monument into the game and placing it in Jita.

It would have more value to more of the player base.
Zanzibar Heroshima
#35 - 2014-02-05 15:22:30 UTC
It's two people banging their heads against a wall. It's perfect!
Kaarous Aldurald
Black Hydra Consortium.
#36 - 2014-02-05 15:23:06 UTC
It will be interesting to see if some of the... unique... names of the EVE playerbase end up on that plaque.

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BamBam Inc.
#37 - 2014-02-05 15:23:34 UTC
why should I care that a monument is erected in Iceland?
if you'd put in on the moon, maybe...
Jonn Hakuli
Brutor Tribe
Minmatar Republic
#38 - 2014-02-05 15:23:46 UTC
Nice work. I'd love to see it in person one day (brazilian here) :)

I also love these "time capsules" stuff.

10 years and counting for a video game is really remarkable. Keep your roots strong CCP !

The Scope
Gallente Federation
#39 - 2014-02-05 15:23:50 UTC
Hm, not complaining really.

Just a question: when are you planning to stop celebrating your first years of accomplishments (the last 4 for sure are not to count)?

I'm eager to see you swinging the whip and doing something great again, not resting on your past accomplishments. Yes, you hurt yourself with Incarna, Dust and WoD (all failed as of now). You decided to GIVE UP the dream of a fully integrated game and split up your projects into different games/platforms. Thats just what everyone else does too, nothing special about that tbh.

So, the monument is nice for looking back, but when will you start locking ahead again, and letting us know about it?
Phoenix Naval Operations
Phoenix Naval Systems
#40 - 2014-02-05 15:24:05 UTC
Zanzibar Heroshima wrote:
It's two people banging their heads against a wall. It's perfect!

You git! Stealing my description of it!