Tag Archives: Orca

Getting the Ball Rolling

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I had planned to enter a blog post over the weekend, but unfortunately didn’t get around to it. But don’t worry, dear readers. It was a busy weekend in-game, and now it’s time to fill you in on everything you missed. We added some people to the corp, set up a new shiny, banged our head against corp role mechanics, took advantage of a fortuitous wormhole, and conducted some diplomacy. Strap in and read on! Continue reading

Time in Space

Image by Alexandre Duret-Lutz

Time Spiral” by Alexandre Duret-Lutz is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 / Cropped from original

Last night, I had to cut my in-game activities short because it was bedtime. Meaning that my mining trip into high-sec was going to have to be carried over into another day. I was slightly annoyed, because the longer I’m away from my home region, the longer my market orders, production queue, and PI network are left to fend for themselves. The annoyance was mainly because I could have finished up my operation that night if I’d started earlier. It got me thinking about how we, as players, choose to manage our time in and out of game. Continue reading

Like an Orca on Ice

Like an Orca on IceBeing Saturday, I was able to get online early in the day and catch some members of my old corp online who are EU timezone. Turns out they were hitting up a Blue Ice anomaly and their booster was missing in action. The system they were mining in was about 9 jumps from my Orca pilot alt. I figured this would be a perfect opportunity to take my still shiny new Orca on the road. I loaded up my Orca’s travel fit and set off to come to the rescue of some poor, unboosted miners. Continue reading