You might have thought that Eve Online was just a traditional space game about mining, trading and shooting other ships… but you would be dead wrong. The in-game shenanigans might embarrass the real-world scammers on Wall Street and London's Square Mile, and over the years some huge sums have been extracted from greedy investors and unwitting players.
Test Your Awareness of the Expert Scamming Behind Eve Online
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- Geere, Duncan. "EVE Online fraud nets 'Bad Bobby' £42,000", http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2010-09/14/eve-online-heist
- Scandals that Rocked the World of Eve Online, http://www.brighthub.com/video-games/mmo/articles/44082.aspx
- Eve Online Economy Suffers 700 billion ISK Scam, http://news.softpedia.com/news/Eve-Online-Economy-Suffers-700-billion-ISK-Scam-33737.shtml
- Dentara Rast aka Cally confesses to EIB scam,http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-1993624284569945666