Posted Tue, Mar 18, 2008 by Aelryn
Corruption, favortism, and scandal. What's the truth?
"LFG", the EQ2 Flames administrator who recently lost his status as an SOE influencer and sparked a small scandal, tells all at Massively.
His actions wouldn't come without serious ramifications. Last week SOE terminated his "Influencer" membership, citing a lack of participation and misconduct as the reasoning behind their decision. In the destructive wake that followed an ugly entanglement by both SOE developers and EQ2 players has surfaced. Allegations of cheating, developer corruption, and other scuttlebutt permeate forum posts. This is a drama that pits community against community, developers against players, and more than likely developers against developers. It is a story that has shaken up a very large community and that has once placed SOE in a questionable spotlight. I contacted "LFG", the EQ2 Flames administrator, to help bring some clarity to it all.
Read more and discuss it here.