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Fondness and change

I learned about the Endurance today. What a cute ship. Man, it tempts me to drop clones into wormholes. If I do undock, I should do wild and crazy things such as go against the rules of things. I should also do them with Sugar and try to beat out the embarrassment and avoidance that is so much a part of myself.

(Gotta check if Sugar has scanning skills...)

Anyway, the Endurance. How cute. Oh yeah and skins. So many now, huh? The Blood Raider skin was disappointing. To little splatter pattern. But, it led me to look at the Ore skins in general and that is when I discovered two things.

The Noctis is now Ore yellow and there are purple spaceships in Eve.


So I looked in the store and giggled because the Amarr Imperial skin makes the Avatar look like its face has been dipped in soot in the store image. It seems like purple is an industrial thing. (big raspberry to that) The purple Orca is kinda tempting.

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  1. Purple was supposed to pink - a thing CCP did for breast cancer awareness. See Evehermit's Not Really Pink: https://evehermit.wordpress.com/2016/10/15/not-really-pink/

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  2. Some of my EVE friends kid me about much I like the prospect and endurance. I have used the endurance quite a lot as a mini hauler for ore, ice, and gas when hauling those items through dangerous space because it is very hard to catch one with a gatecamp and with ore/ice compression available in so many places now it can actually haul quite a bit of raw product for its size. They are great little ships, a must have for industrialists!

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  3. Why WH with Endurance?
    The great advantage of Endurance is ice mining, which you can only do in shattered WH. ALso endurance cannot use Covert Ops Cloak. Imoho prospect is better for WH use.
    Using WH to jump around New Eden ice mining is an option tho, Thera sounds like a good idea then.
    Best Regards

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