Record robbery occurred in the space multiplayer game EVE Online. As a result of pirate attacks grouping Method Of Destruction one of the players lost the property for about $ 1300.
n the constellation of Jita been robbed frigate Kestrel from the alliance SpaceMonkey , who was carrying on board the 74 licenses PLEX (Pilots License Extensions), each of which entitles you to 30 days of the game. Licenses can be bought for dollars as well as for game currency ISK, and many successful players EVE for a long time, in fact, play for free.
Perhaps the victim – user aystra – was one of the beginner pilots. She bought a lot PLEX for dollars and wanted to profiteer game currency, to develop business (officially buy ISK for dollars is forbidden). I must say that just last month PLEX allowed to be carried in cargo ships, so that it became possible to trade them. This is the first case where the goods stolen PLEX.
The cost of 74 licenses of more than ISK 22 billion, or $ 1,295 and costs of real time-codes.
Unfortunately for the pirates, all the precious cargo was destroyed in the explosion. Some players believe that the development company has earned the money fair and must spend at least part of the charity.