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The Mittani, CSM7 Chairman: Our work is not yet done.

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#181 Posted: 2012.02.11 18:16  |  Edited by: Shazzam Vokanavom
HELIC0N ONE wrote:
Shazzam Vokanavom wrote:
Oh and pretending he has CCP's ear by having a few drinks with them whilst in holiday mode, interesting that he claims to be the main driving force of change here, whereas the summer of player protesting had absolutley nothing to do with CCP's U-turn on WiS.


How foolish to think that face-to-face human interaction would have any effect on decision making processes.

Clearly the actions of anonymous spaceship characters at their computers is far more convincing.


Well if the face-to-face CSM meetings and skype calls are believed to be effective by "all" the council members concerned in an advisory capacity then I would say that it does have an effect.

Or that perhaps CCP do in fact place stock in these annonymous people who actually pay their wages? Or have forums to openly discuss ideas? Or that they hold Expo's? Or the reason they have marketing feedback questionairres? Or that unsubbing influences usually can have a strong infleunce of commercial MMO developers?

But of course it is easy for you to blow the Goon horn for your master in his claims that CCP actually do their buisness in bars in Iceland at the directive of a "whispering" Mittani. I do understand that business does have an element of social entertaining and I'm sure it helps with understanding people but I doubt it is as effective as you're being told to believe or as much as the Mittani wouldn't inflate the truth for his own purposes and ego of course. Roll

If what you claim is true I would like and I'm sure the playerbase would interested in CCP coroborating these claims that the interests of EvE and CCP development are solely being influenced and directed purely by the Mittani's bar bill.
Caldari State
#182 Posted: 2012.02.11 18:17
HELIC0N ONE wrote:
Shazzam Vokanavom wrote:
Oh and pretending he has CCP's ear by having a few drinks with them whilst in holiday mode, interesting that he claims to be the main driving force of change here, whereas the summer of player protesting had absolutley nothing to do with CCP's U-turn on WiS.


How foolish to think that face-to-face human interaction would have any effect on decision making processes.

Clearly the actions of anonymous spaceship characters at their computers is far more convincing.

If he got out of his parent's basement and made friends, he'd realize that he can disprove his own argument when he gains social skills.
Naquatech Syndicate
#183 Posted: 2012.02.11 18:18
Clyde ElectraGlide wrote:
CSM6 (chaired by Mittens!) is known for getting CCP to change their direction from developing designer spacejeans and Twilight Online to actually developing the core of EVE's gameplay. CSM3 is known for Larkonisgate. All the other CSM's are known for....

Exactly. Vote for Mittens.

Prove it
Goonswarm Federation
#184 Posted: 2012.02.11 18:19
aspies gonna asp
~hi~
Goonswarm Federation
#185 Posted: 2012.02.11 18:24
Shazzam Vokanavom wrote:
HELIC0N ONE wrote:
Shazzam Vokanavom wrote:
Oh and pretending he has CCP's ear by having a few drinks with them whilst in holiday mode, interesting that he claims to be the main driving force of change here, whereas the summer of player protesting had absolutley nothing to do with CCP's U-turn on WiS.


How foolish to think that face-to-face human interaction would have any effect on decision making processes.

Clearly the actions of anonymous spaceship characters at their computers is far more convincing.


Well if the face-to-face CSM meetings and skype calls are believed to be effective by "all" the council members concerned in an advisory capacity then I would say that it does have an effect.

Or that perhaps CCP do in fact place stock in these annonymous people who actually pay their wages? Or have forums to openly discuss ideas? Or that they hold Expo's? Or the reason they have marketing feedback questionairres? Or that unsubbing influences usually can have a strong infleunce of commercial MMO developers?

But of course it is easy for you to blow the Goon horn for your master in his claims that CCP actually do their buisness in bars in Iceland at the directive of a "whispering" Mittani. I do understand that business does have an element of social entertaining and I'm sure it helps with understanding people but I doubt it is as effective as you're being told to believe or as much as the Mittani wouldn't inflate the truth for his own purposes and ego of course. Roll

If what you claim is true I would like and I'm sure the playerbase would interested in CCP coroborating these claims that the interests of EvE and CCP development are solely being influenced and directed purely by the Mittani's bar bill.


look at those words
#186 Posted: 2012.02.11 18:31
Karadion wrote:
HELIC0N ONE wrote:
Shazzam Vokanavom wrote:
Oh and pretending he has CCP's ear by having a few drinks with them whilst in holiday mode, interesting that he claims to be the main driving force of change here, whereas the summer of player protesting had absolutley nothing to do with CCP's U-turn on WiS.


How foolish to think that face-to-face human interaction would have any effect on decision making processes.

Clearly the actions of anonymous spaceship characters at their computers is far more convincing.

If he got out of his parent's basement and made friends, he'd realize that he can disprove his own argument when he gains social skills.


Before I retired, I was a project manager of international multi-million pound contracts in computing so I have some capabilities in understanding how discussions and social entertainment can influence buisness. Something I don't need my mother or my freinds to confirm for me, though they have remarked how proud they are of some of my achievements. They also are the few individuals I will let call me an "idiot" if it's deserved.
Caldari State
#187 Posted: 2012.02.11 18:32
Jessie42 wrote:
Shazzam Vokanavom wrote:
HELIC0N ONE wrote:
Shazzam Vokanavom wrote:
Oh and pretending he has CCP's ear by having a few drinks with them whilst in holiday mode, interesting that he claims to be the main driving force of change here, whereas the summer of player protesting had absolutley nothing to do with CCP's U-turn on WiS.


How foolish to think that face-to-face human interaction would have any effect on decision making processes.

Clearly the actions of anonymous spaceship characters at their computers is far more convincing.


Well if the face-to-face CSM meetings and skype calls are believed to be effective by "all" the council members concerned in an advisory capacity then I would say that it does have an effect.

Or that perhaps CCP do in fact place stock in these annonymous people who actually pay their wages? Or have forums to openly discuss ideas? Or that they hold Expo's? Or the reason they have marketing feedback questionairres? Or that unsubbing influences usually can have a strong infleunce of commercial MMO developers?

But of course it is easy for you to blow the Goon horn for your master in his claims that CCP actually do their buisness in bars in Iceland at the directive of a "whispering" Mittani. I do understand that business does have an element of social entertaining and I'm sure it helps with understanding people but I doubt it is as effective as you're being told to believe or as much as the Mittani wouldn't inflate the truth for his own purposes and ego of course. Roll

If what you claim is true I would like and I'm sure the playerbase would interested in CCP coroborating these claims that the interests of EvE and CCP development are solely being influenced and directed purely by the Mittani's bar bill.


look at those words


they make good kindling


You've got my vote already based on track record and ~, but I was kind of curious what you felt was the most glaring issue still needing rectumfying?
Goonswarm Federation
#188 Posted: 2012.02.11 18:34
my vote.
My hero
Goonswarm Federation
#189 Posted: 2012.02.11 18:40
Caladan Rake wrote:

You've got my vote already based on track record and ~, but I was kind of curious what you felt was the most glaring issue still needing rectumfying?


pegging joke spotted

risk/reward in nullsec: the pointlessness of actually holding sov. this includes stuff like a tech rebalance, boosts to the ihub upgrade system, general buffs to null income to bring it inline with 'spewing isk everywhere for no risk' experiences in hisec like l4 mission botting and incursions

there's a bunch of other crap that I'll continue to push for, of course - dead horse/modular pos revamp, turret titan tracking rebalancing, EAS impacting ewar immune ships, farms and fields.

this isn't anything new from what we've been doing in CSM6, it's just going down the agenda trying to get CCP to patch the sucking chest wounds as they do triage to bring Flying in Space back to where it should have been in priorities
~hi~
#190 Posted: 2012.02.11 18:41
The King of Space has my vote.
Goonswarm Federation
#191 Posted: 2012.02.11 18:46
~my ceo~


Reguards,
Iskies-mommies-toonies-corpies-goonies 0707 m8m8m8
Goonswarm Federation
#192 Posted: 2012.02.11 18:49
EVENews24 Headline: The Mittani advocates botting.
The Mittani wrote:
botting


Reguards,
Iskies-mommies-toonies-corpies-goonies 0707 m8m8m8
Goonswarm Federation
#193 Posted: 2012.02.11 18:50
~my ceo~
#194 Posted: 2012.02.11 18:52
Omg, the lemmings are out in FORCE!
Caldari State
#195 Posted: 2012.02.11 18:52
There's no way I can vote for any CSM 6 member that takes credit for putting CCP on the right track. It's the thousands of pod pilots cancelling their accounts which put CCP on the right track. You're there for CCP to bounce their ideas off of you and can be commended for that, but to take credit for opening CCP's eyes and putting them on the right track is proposterous.

Would you agree with that, Mittani? I didn't read the walls of text so just trying to get clarification here as it sounds like that's the negative thing about you on some posts I've read.
Goonswarm Federation
#196 Posted: 2012.02.11 18:53
Are you threatened by the up and coming Xenuria? Do you think his policies accurately represent his lack of understand of this game or were you just watching those eyebrows throughout that whole video?


Reguards,
Iskies-mommies-toonies-corpies-goonies 0707 m8m8m8
RAZOR Alliance
#197 Posted: 2012.02.11 18:55
my vote
Minmatar Republic
#198 Posted: 2012.02.11 18:56
Syndic Thrass wrote:
Are you threatened by the up and coming Xenuria? Do you think his policies accurately represent his lack of understand of this game or were you just watching those eyebrows throughout that whole video?


Definitely the eyebrows.
Goonswarm Federation
#199 Posted: 2012.02.11 18:59
Jennylicous wrote:
There's no way I can vote for any CSM 6 member that takes credit for putting CCP on the right track. It's the thousands of pod pilots cancelling their accounts which put CCP on the right track. You're there for CCP to bounce their ideas off of you and can be commended for that, but to take credit for opening CCP's eyes and putting them on the right track is proposterous.

Would you agree with that, Mittani? I didn't read the walls of text so just trying to get clarification here as it sounds like that's the negative thing about you on some posts I've read.


the voices of npc corp alts whining about me are music to my ears

rage some more, i welcome your badposts
~hi~
Goonswarm Federation
#200 Posted: 2012.02.11 19:08  |  Edited by: Whiskey Juvenile
The Mittani wrote:
Caladan Rake wrote:

You've got my vote already based on track record and ~, but I was kind of curious what you felt was the most glaring issue still needing rectumfying?


pegging joke spotted

risk/reward in nullsec: the pointlessness of actually holding sov. this includes stuff like a tech rebalance, boosts to the ihub upgrade system, general buffs to null income to bring it inline with 'spewing isk everywhere for no risk' experiences in hisec like l4 mission botting and incursions

there's a bunch of other crap that I'll continue to push for, of course - dead horse/modular pos revamp, turret titan tracking rebalancing, EAS impacting ewar immune ships, farms and fields.

this isn't anything new from what we've been doing in CSM6, it's just going down the agenda trying to get CCP to patch the sucking chest wounds as they do triage to bring Flying in Space back to where it should have been in priorities


Does "general buffs to null income" also mean trying to make nullsec mining better? Highsec miners can eat a thousand flaming dicks, but nullsec miners actually have to take risks.

Also, ~my CEO, my CSM~
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