For EVE Online and CCP, 2009 was a year of innovation. For the in-game corporations, it was a time of high profile struggles and groundbreaking corporate espionage. Ten Ton Hammer Contributing Writer, Space Junkie, reviews the past year and predicts what is yet to come.
Technetium is the new dysprosium, making the north (particularly Venal) a very rich place. This is not necessarily to the locals' advantage, entrenched or not -- more concentrated wealth means the potential for more internecine warfare. Venal's status as NPC space also means that other alliances could more easily take up residence there, as well.Read about it here.