Daily Archives: January 6, 2012

Remembering My First PvP Death in EVE…

It is hard to do, mainly because I wasn’t there when it happened.

In fact, I had totally forgotten about it until SynCaine linked the Battle Clinic kill mail readout for his first PvP kill in EVE. (And boy are there a lot of EVE kill boards out there. I need to look into how that works at some point.)

Looking at his kill and his history, I decided to see what turned up when my character name was typed in.

The kill side of the list showed all the things I hit during the POS shoot.  That is all structures, no ships.

And then there were the losses, which included five ships and two pods.

  • There was, of course, the Drake I lost just recently at a gate camp, my first null sec death, or so I thought.
  • And then the other Drake I lost to a pirate camp in Rancer when I refused to pay ransom, not actually having as much money as they were demanding.  I got podded there as well.

Those four ships I remember.  All four losses were documented here on the blog, as the links will attest.  I try to share my failures, as they tend to be more instructive, or at least more entertaining, than success.

But there was a fifth ship and another pod there at the end of the list.

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