Going where no MMOG gamer
has gone before!
many MMOG players, the idea of jumping into a new game is often a
daunting one, even with the similarities that exist between many modern
MMOGs. However, EVE
is even further away from the MMOG norm than
most genre bending games. In his editorial, Cody "Micajah" Bye explores
the many different elements that draw players to this game, but also
cause gamers to hesitate at the doorstep to this massive world.
While most of these actions would be considered
“griefing” in other
games, the EVE Online developers actually accept this type of action.
Every player in the EVE universe knows (or at least should know) that
the world is a dogfight; only the strongest survive. The more I read
about this sort of behavior, the more intrigued I became. I wanted to