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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)

Career benefits of a corporation

Social interaction is by far the biggest reward for joining a corporation; you have the ability to find and make friends from all over the world, and many times these friendships will continue even outside of EVE. However there is also the added benefit of support and convenience for every career you can choose.


The amount of ISK you can make from mining is directly related to how much ore you can pull from an asteroid belt. Imagine the amount of ore you can mine in an hour; now multiply that by several folds and that is the benefit of a corp. You will be able to add your mining yield to that of others in the corp and make massive amounts of ISK in a relative short amount of time.

Joining a corp will also eliminate the need for multiple accounts and characters. During corp mining operations there will usually be combat ships to provide defense and industrial ships to haul your ore back to station. Corps will provide all the support needed for you to...