Eve: Valkyrie gets Battlestar Galactica’s Starbuck; ‘Take My Money’ memes abound

When it was announced a few hours ago that Starbuck from Battlestar Galactica was to voice a leading role in CCP’s VR Eve Online spinoff, the reaction around the virtual Kill Screen office was a celebration of Fry memes. (OK, one Fry meme.) On the show, Starbuck was a fiery pilot played by actress Katee Sackhoff, with a mountain of wiki-history I’m honestly not all that interested in reading. More important is what she will be doing in-game, which is lending her voice to a character named Ran, being the voice inside your head. It’s uncertain whether she will be the…


Let’s mourn the death of World of Darkness with these leaked screenshots

A fresh batch of leaked screens from CCP’s failed vampire MMO World of Darkness groped their way out of the darkness into the obliterating light of the Internet just as the game withered to ash. The long troubled game by EVE Online creators’ Atlanta studio had been in the works for 8 years before it was canceled 2 weeks ago. The public never saw much of the what the game looked nor played like, but judging from these shots, the game was pretty far along and involved plenty of goth-y vampire necking. Reading the words “press E to seduce” gives…