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EVE Online: ISK Strategy Guide

By : Y Michael Xu, Y. Michael Xu
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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)

Why fight Incursions?

Incursions can happen anywhere and at any time. The Nation has no political targets and is very angry at everyone. Incursions are launched against entire constellations and will disrupt the activities of all who live or travel through those systems. First and foremost are the following system-wide effects:

  • System-wide cynosural field jammers in effect

  • Financial systems compromised and 50 percent reduction in CONCORD bounties

  • Vessel integrity compromised, and shield and armor resistances reduced

  • Capsule interference detected, and turret, launcher, drone, and smart bomb damage reduced

Along with these system-wide effects, the normal NPC pirates that live in these systems are destroyed, and are instead replaced by ships of the Nation in direct support of the Incursion. These new pirates will utilize tactics far beyond those used by the normal pirates and will prove to be a challenge for even the most experienced pirate hunters. When you enter a system that has an active Incursion...