Sunday, March 10, 2013

Saturday Night Part Two: Whos POS?

Having just quelled a high sec uprising into low sec in "Saturday Night Part One" I received a conversation request.  I thought that it was one of the people we had just killed sending me the conversation.  I accepted and was surprise to see, "We have a Revelation shooting a POS and don't have the numbers on to kill it."


"Hold on."  I then started to type very badly in my excitement and dragged Diz into the conversation with me.  We agreed to help.  This is not a group we have personally worked with often.  Normally we are evenly matched in numbers and we shoot each other.

However, the call of "capital tackled" is like a mating cry in low security space.  All sorts of groups will band together to create enough DPS to kill that ship.  "Go dock!" I said.  Diz relayed that we needed damage.  Everyone reshipped.  In a flurry of confusion we transformed into a kitchen sink of death and ran for the system the Revelation was seiging on.

"Who is it and what is he shooting?" we asked as we assembled on the gate waiting for the warp in.  He linked a name and two separate corporations that were both on the grid.  I started to run them through Eve kill as he said,  "They are shooting a small Amarr tower."  This is when I stopped listenind and my mind blanked out. I started to log in another client.  "That's my tower," I muttered but I don't think anyone heard me.  I logged in my alt and sure enough a starbase notification flashed up.

Report: Starbase in is under attack
From: DED
Sent: 2013.03.10 07:50
Attacked object: Amarr Control Tower Small
Current Shield Level: 99%
Current Armor Integrity: 100%
Current Hull Integrity:  100%
Aggressing Pilot: Kotehos
Aggressing Pilot's Corporation: Counter Terrorism Tactical Assault Group
Aggressing Pilot's Alliance: -
 "They are shooting my POS."  I said.
"It's yours Sugar?" I was asked half a dozen times in shocked tones.
"Yes.  It is mine.  Kill them."

We did not kill them.  There was some miscommunication where our FC thought they had already tackled one of the carriers or dreadnoughts   We jumped in to soon and spooked them, shattering the entire operation.  I dropped Sugar in to check on the status of the tower.  They had it down to 63% shields which is kind of sad for an undefended small POS being shot by a dreadnought.

Counter Terrorism Tactical Assault Group is a newly resurgent PvP corp looking to stake its claim in lowsec. We are looking for members of all ages, from freshly liscened pilots to scarred nullsec veterans.
We operate on a NRDS doctorine in high and lowsec, and NBSI in null.
We host frequent lowsec roams, a future lowsec home, and eventually nullsec territory. On the side we run missions, rat, run cosmic sites, and other activites to keep the old warchest full for the pew-pew. We also maintain friendly relations with industrials who can supply us with ships at more than fair market prices.
For more information about the corp, to talk setting standings, or to ask about applying, contact Kotehos.
"We will rise again."

So, the Counter Terrorism Tactical Assault Group is NRDS (Not red don't shoot).  I guess that does not go for POS.  My alt has a positive sec status, zero kills, two deaths and two members in her corporation.

The Revelation pilot sent a conversation to the other group that had found them saying, "Hahah you won't be cathing me tonight." and he left the system.  Fine by me. No kills but my POS was still up.  I did some stront adjustments to change its timer in case they decided to shoot it before or after downtime.  I also dropped in some hardeners.  If they had that much trouble shooting it I'd make it that much harder for them.

With a cloaky scout in system watching the POS we headed back out to reship and have yet more adventure that night.

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