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EVE Online: ISK Strategy Guide

By : Y Michael Xu, Y. Michael Xu
Book Image

EVE Online: ISK Strategy Guide

By: Y Michael Xu, Y. Michael Xu

Overview of this book

New Eden, a universe of beauty, destruction and unlimited potential. Take on the role of a capsuleer and forge a story and empire that spans vast regions of space that is uniquely your own. But in order to forge your story and empire, it takes ISK and lots of it. The ISK Making Guide to EVE Online teaches you the inner workings of each ISK making career choice. Learn the tricks of the pros and avoid the hidden pitfalls that await you at every turn. Learn from the experience of a seasoned EVE veteran. Starting with the more easily accessible career choices and moving on to the careers only available to the experienced capsuleers, this book takes you step-by-step as your story unfolds. Help determine the path of EVE by taking on careers like Mining and Manufacturing, the backbone of New Eden or help your empire rise above the rest by Running Missions for the corporations of your empire. The ISK Making Guide to EVE Online gives you a jump start and walks you through every ISK making career choice.
Table of Contents (15 chapters)

Picking an agent

Now that you have a better understanding of what each type of mission involves, it is time to find an agent and start mission running. To start the search for your agent, click on the Agent Finder button located in your station services panel as shown in the following image:

You should then get a new window like the one in the following image. As you can see, the filter options are very extensive and allow you to find the exact type of agent you want to run missions for. The results of your search will be listed six at a time sorted by range to your current system. Let's take a closer look at each of the filter options:

Agent level

At the very top of the Agent Finder is a slider for the level of agents. You need to make sure this slider is in the correct position since it will only return search results for the selected level.

Agent faction

The first filter you can apply is the Faction filter, which will allow you to limit your agent search to a specific faction. Currently...