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Let's be honest, why do you REALLY hate goons so much?

#1 - 2012-03-24 04:25:27 UTC
I want to hear from the people WHY you people hate them so much. What did they do to you?
Herping yourDerp
Tribal Liberation Force
Minmatar Republic
#2 - 2012-03-24 04:33:47 UTC
i hate all big alliances is all.
Theodoric Darkwind
The Scope
Gallente Federation
#3 - 2012-03-24 04:35:47 UTC
Because some people take this game wayyyyyy too seriously?

Its the laid back attitude of TEST, Goons and the CFC as a whole that drew me to TEST.

No CTAs, very few rules (the only real rule is dont **** with blues), lots of space to mess around in, a very active population (so lots of roams, fleet ops, etc during most TZs), and nobody breathing down your neck about KB stats (we care soo little about KB stats that we take out fleets of ships with rainbow lasers and die in a glorious fire just for the lulz)
Vaal Erit
Science and Trade Institute
Caldari State
#4 - 2012-03-24 04:35:52 UTC
Deep down I'm really jealous because they have so many more space friends than I do. Oh goons why won't you be the captain of my friendship boat?
Micheal Dietrich
Kings Gambit Black
#5 - 2012-03-24 04:38:16 UTC
I find much of their antics rather amusing (like the starfleet dental bridge of death). The Fallen Earth group was a major let down though. They tried to come in riding on the notoriety of eve goons but failed to impress and most left pretty quickly. I also learned the other day that I work with an ex goon.

Out of Pod is getting In the Pod - Join in game channel **IG OOPE **

The Creepshow
#6 - 2012-03-24 04:42:44 UTC
Contrary to popular belief, not everyone hates or loves them. Some like myself I'm sure, are quite indifferent. This is internet spaceships. Nothing to get emotional about.
Goonswarm Federation
#7 - 2012-03-24 04:42:53 UTC
we literally do not care if paste-eating idiots hate us

Twitter: @EVEAndski

"It's easy to speak for the silent majority. They rarely object to what you put into their mouths."    - Abrazzar

Ministry of War
Amarr Empire
#8 - 2012-03-24 04:55:23 UTC
I'll just throw out there that the BoB vs Goons story is the reason I started playing.

Occasionally plays sober

Infinite Point
Pandemic Horde
#9 - 2012-03-24 04:56:41 UTC
I don't hate goons.

I just shoot at them. There's a difference.

Sanity is fun leaving the body.

Kojach Baumherr
State War Academy
Caldari State
#10 - 2012-03-24 05:03:08 UTC
because paying to be part of a forum is like paying the jocks in high school to eat at their lunch table

except they arent the jocks, theyre the ******* debate team
Jed Mosley
U Got To Sin
#11 - 2012-03-24 05:05:22 UTC
I can safely say that after hanging around with a lot of goons (mittani included) that these guys are really funny/awesome people.
Federal Navy Academy
Gallente Federation
#12 - 2012-03-24 05:07:15 UTC

People hate goons?

Dual Pane idea: Click!

CCP Please Implement

Federal Navy Academy
Gallente Federation
#13 - 2012-03-24 05:08:21 UTC
I mean, really...


Dual Pane idea: Click!

CCP Please Implement

Aryndel Vyst
Imperial Academy
Amarr Empire
#14 - 2012-03-24 05:13:28 UTC
**** goons.
State War Academy
Caldari State
#15 - 2012-03-24 05:20:22 UTC
Aryndel Vyst wrote:
**** goons.

EI Digin
#16 - 2012-03-24 05:21:52 UTC
Aryndel Vyst wrote:
**** goons.

Arctic Light Inc.
Arctic Light
#17 - 2012-03-24 05:30:11 UTC
My best friend in RL is a goon but my god he is like a Jekyll and Mr. Hyde with online games. Lol
Acac Sunflyier
Pulling The Plug
#18 - 2012-03-24 05:36:57 UTC
It isn't that they're big.

It isn't that they've got a cocky attitude (They're big they earned it).

It isn't that they use super capitals.

And it isn't that they are picky about who they let it.

I don't like goonswarm because of how they scam recruits. You can't really trust that they're actually going to make you a goonswarmian unless you're already a goonswarmian. Best advice I got was, if a goon tells you that you should join them, best thing to say is "no thankyou."

And you know what, they don't care. Which is fine. They have their bit of the sandbox, I have mine. Just so long as we can have the opportunity to kick in each others' sandcastles.
Hotaru Yamato
Caldari State
#19 - 2012-03-24 05:54:19 UTC
Aryndel Vyst wrote:
**** goons.

DelBoy Trades
Trotter Independent Traders.
#20 - 2012-03-24 06:16:08 UTC
Whether it be in real life or on internet spaceships, people who are bad, but think they are good are annoying.

Damn nature, you scary!

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