One missed “protection” payment caused the almightiest of battles on MMORG EVE Online this past week. As Digital Trends stated,
The massive battle has been raging throughout this week, with more than 4,000 players converging on the B-R5RB system. More than 100 massive Titan warships, which take months to build and cost a real world equivalent of multiple thousands of dollars, were destroyed. Remember Darth Vader’s Super Star Destroyer from The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi? Imagine a couple hundred of those waging battle – alongside thousands of other, smaller ships – and you get a sense of the scale we’re talking about here.
Still confused? Well, that’s what we need Taiwan animators to talk to through and make it all a little simpler. Or at least more surreal.
And here’s a look at the actual battle…