Wednesday, May 11, 2016

First Fortizar Down

It appears the first Fortizar citadel has been assploded. zKill puts it at a 33,000,000,000 ISK loss. Thanks to One-Man Wolf-Pack for the heads up on this one.


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  1. I guess the continued demolition of multi-billion ISK citadels whilst they can't defend themselves is exactly what CCP intended, but it's definitely looking a little bit stupid right now.

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    1. Working as intended :)

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    2. Working as intended :)

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  2. Have to agree - its a bit pointless really, as even a defending fleet probably can't stop it if the bring the right amount of DPS.

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  3. @Rob, if you put down a 33b thingy I expect you to defend it. If you cant do it, then you will lose it. No excuses.

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    1. They're all unfit. That's what makes it silly. You set up this huge thing, and then when it's vulnerable, you can't do anything with it.

      I agree that if you put something down, you should defend it, but that's not the problem I have with the current situation.

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  4. Except the current POSs at least can defend themselves. without an active player controlling the defenses, citadels have NO defence.

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  5. There are many differences between POS and Citadels.
    For instance POS can get shot all day long. Citadels can get shot for 6hrs in a while week (at least that L one). And that in particular probably died in a 15min timer.
    Also, It might be argued that Citadels have better defenses than POSes.
    Imho, the vulnerability timers mechanics gives Citadels a huge safety advantage. I do admit that Astrahaus might be really easy to kill.

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    1. Station egg isn't the toughest thing in to world to kill. Maybe that is a better comparison than POS in terms of vulnerability when setting up.

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