In today's One Jump Home column, we explore the uniqueness of the EVE Online Council of Stellar Management.
One of the ultimate personifications of EVE Online's political meta-element is where the game laps the shores of reality, this entity is known as the Council of Stellar Management, and it has evolved to become of the most important avenues in the dialogue between CCP Games and EVE Online's general player-base. If we can imagine EVE Online as a pocket reality, then the CSM effectively has the job of petitioning the very builders of that reality for changes that they and hopefully the community can agree are for the betterment of the greater EVE society. In effect, the CSM is responsible for petitioning 'God' with the concerns of the mortals who make a home in God's reality.
Read more of Ross McDermott's One Jump Home: A Truly Stellar Council.