During the last week, the Russian Eve Online community has been rocked by rumors of the banning of RED.Overlord (R.O.L.) leader Big Bas and his reported eleven accounts. According to the eve-ru forums, Big Bas received the ultimate form of punishment as a result of detected illegal Real Money Trading (RMT) operations. RED.Overlord, as it stands now, is being managed by second in command Ghost Storm while having Big Bas relaying orders via TeamSpeak.

According to our Red Orchestra source, the petition was made by a player who provided the proper evidence to CCP who took immediate action.

Aside from the obvious shortcomings, Red.Overlord is also reported to have lost four super-carriers as a result of this banning.

While nothing has been confirmed, there are reports that the disgruntled player was a member of Fallen Angels (FALG), the corporation that left R.O.L. mere days before the banning. There are also reports of a schism inside of R.O.L. with Minifoegann, CEO and leader of Fallen Angels delivering this caustic alliance email prior their departure:

CYA LATER
From: Minifoegann
Sent: 2011.04.07 20:03
To: RED.OverLord,

o/ ladies

Fallen angels will be leaving the alliance due a few reason the main reason being the shit alliance leadership and the rmting whores that are in fsb.

To the Euros we love u guys and gl with shit leaders hope u guys find new one’s and new fc’s. much love. You guys need some more eu guys to fc. <3 shame we have to leave u

TO BIG BAS AND GHOST YOU GUYS ARE FUCKING RETARDS. YOU GUYS ARE THE WORST FCS EVER. THIS ISNT JUST A RUSSIAN ALLIANCE ANYMORE. YOU CAN SHOVE YOUR FAIL FCING AND DRAKE FLEETS UP YOUR ARSE.

БАС И ГОСТ, ВЫ ПАРНИ ОТСТОЙ. ВЫ ХУДШИЕ ФК КОТОРЫХ Я ВСТРЕЧАЛ. ЭТО БОЛЬШЕ НЕ РУССКИЙ АЛЬЯНС. МОЖЕТЕ ЗАСУНУТЬ ВАШЫ ДРЕЙКИ СЕБЕ В ЖОПУ.

o/ FALG

See you on the battlefield

Red.Overlord had an interesting history regarding RMT. A notable former player, SirLordex, was rumored to be the son of a Russian aluminum tycoon who allegedly spent $100,000 USD in RMT and subsequently in PLEX after caught by CCP.

If you would like to send leaks, reports, forums forums or views, feel free to do it writing to [email protected]

83 Comments

  1. LA Fem Na Keet Ah

    " SirLordex, rumored to be the son of an aluminum Tycoon who allegedly spent USD $100,000 in RMT and subsequently in PLEX after caught red handed by CCP."

    soniamdissapointdotjaypeg

    April 18, 2011 at 5:34 pm Reply
  2. Am sorry, did I put some salt in what was thought to be a healed wound?

    April 18, 2011 at 5:38 pm Reply
    1. LA Fem Na Keet Ah

      Not at all. I was implying that after he spend 100,000 dollars and then got banned, that his father would have said "Son, I am disappointed in you" and I was referencing this macro image http://youoffendmeyouoffendmyfamily.com/wordpress

      However seeing as how that was a little above your comprehension level, I will simply respond with U MAD? Y U MAD THO? U JELLY?

      April 18, 2011 at 6:03 pm Reply
      1. You need to learn a bit of html tags… =__=

        <img src="http://th281.photobucket.com/albums/kk204/idanow/th_son-i-am-disappoint.jpg"&gt;

        April 18, 2011 at 6:10 pm Reply
        1. LA Fem Na Keet Ah

          too much work

          April 18, 2011 at 6:15 pm Reply
  3. I love lamp

    A 55 man corp leaving a alliance is news worthy?…

    April 18, 2011 at 5:43 pm Reply
  4. Former Blade

    Falg <3

    April 18, 2011 at 5:48 pm Reply
  5. Carlos

    this is all i hav to say >>> muaaahhhhhaaaaahhhhhaaaaa. Well deserved for cheating!

    April 18, 2011 at 5:54 pm Reply
    1. DRF ISK BOT#1337

      *** start msg ***
      if you had a clue of the amount of USD he made you whould know that he is the only one who is laughing
      *** end msg ***

      April 18, 2011 at 6:57 pm Reply
      1. Carlos

        Not anymore thought! Party is over >> KONETZ!

        April 18, 2011 at 7:15 pm Reply
      2. Jailtime

        If you had a clue what the IRS will do to him you'd know he may be laughing now, but Bubba will be laughing at the back of his head later.

        April 18, 2011 at 10:14 pm Reply
        1. stoicspoon

          Why would the IRS have any cause of action against a Russian citizen? And if he's American, who's to say he isn't reporting the income?

          April 19, 2011 at 1:51 am Reply
          1. smilie

            True most theives and cheats are very careful about making sure they do their taxes correctly it is a misconception that they are just in it for the money 😉

            April 19, 2011 at 5:36 am
  6. Jarod

    Everyone in RMT world knows you need to kite CCP. Otherwise they'll nail wrecking hits!
    Another one bites the dust.

    April 18, 2011 at 6:13 pm Reply
    1. lol

      he didnt keep his traversal up!! he sat still and got pwned!!

      April 19, 2011 at 1:03 pm Reply
  7. LA Fem Na Keet Ah

    pfff html tags srsly?

    April 18, 2011 at 6:14 pm Reply
  8. rerw

    It's not 4 supers, it's 2 supers and 2 titans. Big Bass was not the one who got banned btw, it was 1armor1, I don't know what his role in ROL leadership is. Here is a translation of what he (1armor1) said on eve-ru:

    <да, правда. все чары в бане (в сумме 11 чаров которыми я логинился, часть из них не мои). в том числе 2 титана и 2 мазера. а насчет причины – они все некрасивые. официальная формулировка сср "многочисленные нарушения еулы" >

    =>

    <Yes, it's true that I got banned. All in all, 11 accounts that I have ever logged in on got banned, including 2 titans and 2 motherships. As far as the reasons for the ban go – none of them are pretty. Officially, CCP stated that the ban was for "multiple violations of the EULA".

    April 18, 2011 at 6:16 pm Reply
    1. been trying to fetch the names of the 11 accounts, yet no luck.

      April 18, 2011 at 8:03 pm Reply
    2. 1armor1

      глупо постить то о чем вообще не в теме. меня забанили более 4 месяцев назад, Баса пару недель назад. и рмт вообще не при чем. лично у меня было много других нарушений, такие как аккаунт шаринг и покупка чаров без соблюдения еулы. ну и прочее по мелочи. а постить всякую хуйню не зная даже того кто я и чем занимался – выставляешь себя в глупом свете. хехе

      April 19, 2011 at 11:17 am Reply
      1. Former NC

        >stupid to post something about what does not in the subject. I was banned for more than 4 months ago, Bass couple of weeks ago. and RMT does not do with it. personally I have had many other disorders, such as account sharing and buying charov without complying euly. Well, and so on trifles. and to post any garbage without even knowing that who I was and what he did – put yourself in a stupid world. hehe

        Even factoring in Google Translate and being fucking awful, u mad bro?

        April 19, 2011 at 1:32 pm Reply
        1. Sephiroth

          what is 'buying charov ' I want this charov now and I dont even know what it is, is it like the short fat russian guy who breaths fireballs in video game.

          April 19, 2011 at 4:49 pm Reply
      2. for noobs

        google translate sux. proper translation:
        "it's stupid to post about something when you know nothing. i got banned 4 month ago, Big Bas got banned few weeks ago, RMT was not the deal in his case. As for me, I had multiple EULA violations, such as account sharing, account trading etc.
        just don't post different shit without knowing who i am and what i was doing. you're only making yourself look stupid. hehe"

        April 19, 2011 at 1:59 pm Reply
  9. ggg

    Now we just need some of the NC RMTers to get banned.

    April 18, 2011 at 6:29 pm Reply
    1. An NC macro

      Nooo!!! Please Noooo!!!!

      April 18, 2011 at 9:37 pm Reply
    2. bff

      stop reenforcing their tech so they have some isk to rmt with ;p

      April 19, 2011 at 3:16 am Reply
  10. wicked

    Um iam in ROL and i dont have any idea who the fuck you are talking about. Big Bas was online whole day today, yesterday he fc'd, so is Dr Volt both have been online And thats about it from ROL Leadership can you please explain which Big Bass got banned or which of his accounts.

    April 18, 2011 at 6:31 pm Reply
  11. APage

    100,000 on ISK? buy CCP and get it all for free why don't you?

    April 18, 2011 at 6:39 pm Reply
    1. sour

      lol

      April 18, 2011 at 11:33 pm Reply
    2. howdy

      this is a pretty good idea.

      April 19, 2011 at 2:43 am Reply
  12. wtfchrome

    why does this site scroll so sluggishly nowadays?

    April 18, 2011 at 6:43 pm Reply
    1. No one important

      Change your zoom level back to the default. For some reason it doesn't play nicely with zooming.

      April 18, 2011 at 7:45 pm Reply
      1. wtfchrome

        Ah thanks. Now it's like holding a pocket bible 5 feet away and trying to read it. I'll definitely be perusing this site less now that the sloppy coding has caught up to the achilles heel of 1080p.

        April 19, 2011 at 4:40 am Reply
  13. trydon

    there are probably a hand full of NC RMT'ers and about 2000 DFR RMT'ers.

    April 18, 2011 at 7:11 pm Reply
  14. No one important

    If RMTing gets slowed down significantly, then I need to start liquidating assets. ISK will be worth far more when there's less of it sloshing around…

    April 18, 2011 at 7:47 pm Reply
    1. wi. ask wi.

      You're a moron when it comes to finance, RMTing doesn't add or remove isk from the system. Though still not a bad plan since the anom nerf will affect isk supply and make it more valuable.

      April 18, 2011 at 10:38 pm Reply
      1. Bears have hearts

        Your a Moron RMTing can totally add and Remove ISK into the system.

        Rats are just Rats till you collect bounties that dont come from an economy or fund but from a unlimited source.

        Hence Botting for 1 Hr adds 25 mil ISK to the economy.

        Buying ISK and getting caught takes huge amounts of ISK made from somewhere that was circulating in the economy and is Frozen/Destroyed.

        WTF are you talking about?
        In real life since we cant print unlimited Money your theory holds…Not in Eve.
        If they changed it to make all the money payed on Ship insurance or all the Tax went to an account where Bounties were paid out of then it would be like real life….Its not, its unlimited ISK.

        April 19, 2011 at 12:49 am Reply
        1. sour

          "In real life since we cant print unlimited Money"

          lol go ask FED if they cannot print unlimited money… 😛

          April 19, 2011 at 8:34 am Reply
          1. Getta Grip

            " Err, Hello. Is that the Federal Reserve ?"

            "Yes "

            "Can you print unlimited amounts of new currency ? "

            " Errm. No, if we did that then the value of the currency would crash. See Germany in the 1930's for a real life example. Printing additional money affects the money supply and causes inflation. It needs to be done with care."

            Of course, this is a computer game so, MEH

            April 19, 2011 at 9:32 am
          2. Che Guevara

            Doesn't seem to stop them, though.

            April 19, 2011 at 9:47 am
          3. sour

            obviously u have never heard of the term "export the inflation"…

            April 19, 2011 at 12:43 pm
          4. Shattershark

            Obviously you've seen too much agitprop on TV.

            April 19, 2011 at 6:33 pm
          5. sour

            wtf is a damn agitprop?? 😛

            April 19, 2011 at 8:37 pm
          6. Getta Grip

            Oh yeah ….

            ROL

            LOL

            April 19, 2011 at 9:33 am
  15. -A-

    Riverini you are literally dumb as fuck.

    SirLordex BOUGHT a reported 100k USD worth (probably closer to 10% of that) of GTC and turned them into ISK.
    However there was a wave of banning in ROL earlyer witch saw some titan chars and titans banned but not SirLordex, he simply got bored of playing and quit.

    April 18, 2011 at 7:56 pm Reply
    1. Che Guevara

      Dude, learn to fucking read. He referenced SirLordex in the past tense as "historical RMT scandal" not pertaining to the current situation. Also, SirLordex admitted to buying ISK through outside means and then buying it through the GTC system. However, you're presumably part of -A- so you aren't too bright (Read: Drakes).

      April 19, 2011 at 3:09 am Reply
      1. DOH

        omg, are you retarded? read again to what youu replied

        and people, srsly, stop trying to rewrite history! that guy indeed just quit EVE, he was never banned in the first place.

        April 19, 2011 at 2:09 pm Reply
  16. DL.

    About time – hope its true
    ban em all, doesn't matter which alliance/powerblock – fucking cheaters

    April 18, 2011 at 8:08 pm Reply
  17. TheOtherPlayer

    I Think this article has no evidence to back it up but rather is in support of evill russian rmt bots.

    First the guy stated his (and some other ppl accounts) were baned for eula violation (like passwird sharing between players and thus account sharing)

    Second the lordex was BUYING isk from outside sources for rm, so it is more than possible that the NC was the seller. I do wonder, where their moon goo goes.

    Third – even if there was a case of rmt (ie selling isk for real life money) this has no relation to russian players of the DRF

    April 18, 2011 at 8:18 pm Reply
    1. dude

      has it been edited? I can't see where the article mentions DRF anywhere.

      and lol @ the irony: "this article has no evidence to back it up" followed by "it is more than possible that the NC was the seller"

      April 18, 2011 at 9:31 pm Reply
    2. lol at lol

      Hush now BntyHunter, let this article go, NC isn't involved.

      April 18, 2011 at 10:19 pm Reply
      1. Bears have hearts

        I am spartacus

        April 19, 2011 at 1:51 am Reply
        1. sour

          no i am spartacus :p

          April 19, 2011 at 12:41 pm Reply
      2. BntyHunter

        It wasnt me…You`ll know me because Im BntyHunter and dont change my name….BUT SINCE U ASKED FUR IT :) :) :)
        http://eve-kill.net/?a=kill_related&kll_id=94

        April 19, 2011 at 1:55 am Reply
  18. BntyHunter

    Where is ROL Commander now?

    Lol He said 10k times they never used Bots or did RMT…Lol

    Fact is Every major ALli sells RMT or Bots to some degree, but the idiots like ROL Commander who talk shit about other ALli`s while his being guilty is pot calling the kettle black

    April 18, 2011 at 9:57 pm Reply
    1. sour

      u realise that any1 can post as rol commander and not even know where rol live right… 😛

      April 19, 2011 at 7:56 am Reply
      1. BntyHunter

        Yeah it was a joke.

        And still I defend you guys saying that every major alliance sells isk not just you guys, Not even saying it happend this way but EVERY ALLIANCE IN GAME with size buys/Sells RMT

        April 19, 2011 at 9:04 am Reply
        1. sour

          im afraid i cannot really argue with u in that….indeed all the major alliances seem to be rmt-ing like crazy bitches :

          April 19, 2011 at 12:45 pm Reply
          1. BntyHunter

            ROL no more than others, except for the fact they are older toons as a whole, meaning more Old ISK they dont need, the contacts to sell it and the powerful need to pay rent :)

            April 19, 2011 at 7:19 pm
  19. Pedants'_Corner

    Riverini, you've spelt "Fallen Angel's" incorrectly…they have a spurious Grocer's Apostrophe.

    I feel its important to call out this kind of juvenile incompetence.

    April 18, 2011 at 10:50 pm Reply
  20. Pedants'_Corner

    On FALG's part, that is 😀

    April 18, 2011 at 10:51 pm Reply
  21. hummph

    True at least with ratting you got a chance for an officer, etc.

    April 18, 2011 at 11:48 pm Reply
  22. oh boy

    lol freaking alliance leader banned for that? who knows how many rmts in the alliance atm…

    April 18, 2011 at 11:53 pm Reply
  23. admiral gobbins

    u have to write it like this -> REDDOTOverlord

    April 19, 2011 at 12:39 am Reply
  24. TRAVELER

    Heh!…

    One down!.. 50k to go!

    I'll believe when I see 1.5k+ accounts banned or so..

    April 19, 2011 at 12:57 am Reply
  25. Russian political and military leaders are disgusting both in EVE and in RL.

    April 19, 2011 at 1:22 am Reply
  26. RMTers BAN THEM!

    ALL the Russian & anyone else that is involved in RMT'ing should get the very same punishment as they are destroying the game for those of us who want to play it the right way.

    Get rid of them all whether they are part of the Russians or part of the NC, NCdot, EVoke, etc etc etc
    No matter what side they are on the fact remains that they fuk the game up for everyone else when they take part in this sort of bullshit!

    April 19, 2011 at 2:51 am Reply
    1. BFF

      Agreed RMT ban them all.

      April 19, 2011 at 1:42 pm Reply
    2. lmao

      Not all russians RMT, in fact it looks like a complex activity to mess with it just to make few bucks, why would you? Go get a job – that's a solution for money problems.

      Anyway, as for the article – Big Bas that I knew few years ago was all about pvp, he farmed just enough to pay for ship and fitting, then went roaming. lost ship – repeat. maybe he got too soft. he's not banned lol. when will the "pro journalists" here start to check their facts before posting? maybe start with asking Bas himself ingame?
      even people with little love for russians note that en24 is sooo biased against them, so this article is not surprising. however, you got the wrong guy again… see, dear mr. Rivereni-from-Majesta-Empire-of-Northern-Coalition-at-war-with-Drone-Russians (how old are you btw?), even though it may see like it, but not all russians are from the same powerblock. -A-, ROL, SE and others are sworn enemies of DRF. I remember on GE takedown (when -A- was crushed by PL, XiX and others) this very same Big Bas was yelling in local – "i hate you Drone Regions FAGS!!!"

      April 19, 2011 at 2:20 pm Reply
      1. Justme

        Big Bas not banned? He hasnt logged in since he's been banned, on that account. He's just using another account at the moment. And DRF and ROL have NIP. People that make real money in eve dont want to risk losing their income, so they come together and make deals.

        Purge the RMTers and botters, remove moongoo, and EVE will be a better place.

        April 19, 2011 at 2:55 pm Reply
        1. sour

          drf and rol r reds. no nip no nothing.

          April 19, 2011 at 8:43 pm Reply
  27. bff

    you realize they could just take their ice mining bots and go after ore instead

    April 19, 2011 at 3:11 am Reply
  28. hater

    fcuk u guys ROL has nothing to do about DRF
    they are not even blue
    perhaps u should say that -A- is a part of DRF?
    or maybe everybody not in US TZ is russian RMTer?
    fcuk u

    April 19, 2011 at 6:38 am Reply
  29. nuetralparty

    Ban all the botters!!!

    Good to see some action taken, but I'd really like to see an "Unholy rage part 2"

    Seriously though, botters wreck the game for me. Whats the point of playing if some botter asshole is just gonna steamroll you with vast, misbegotten wealth?

    April 19, 2011 at 6:53 am Reply
  30. FALG

    Let me find out some information, I am sure FALG can offer some thoughts possibly

    April 19, 2011 at 6:55 am Reply
  31. Dirty ISK

    In Soviet Russia, RMT sells YOU out.

    April 19, 2011 at 9:46 am Reply
  32. Well

    You know, with all the money he made he can just buy new char and a bit of ISK and start the bot again and do RMT. It's not a big deal for them. They'll be like 'Yeah I lost 11 accounts, so what? I still made money.'

    April 19, 2011 at 9:58 am Reply
  33. guest

    FALG had a conflict with ally FC due to their absence of discipline during a CTA
    FALG left the alliance with hatemail and wrote a petition to the alliance CEO.
    So CCP banned charmasters who went through the sale of moon materials and built supercapitals and "investigate this issue"

    Flags were on a trial, and they could not have access to important information, so their petition was based only on their will to shit.
    Does the big bass RMT I do not know.

    April 19, 2011 at 10:26 am Reply
  34. ChroTal

    Riverini, you should have left out the last text block, it really turns the whole article into hearsay and makes you/EN24 look very biased towards ROL or the Russian community in general.

    Better leave it up to the readers to judge…

    April 19, 2011 at 10:31 am Reply
  35. Guest

    All I can say, having flown with mini in Blade myself.. (where he was the alliance leader!)
    He's always been a man of revenge and a sore loser :p "you go girl!" really mature.

    On the other hand, getting rmt'rs banned, now thats good. It would have been more style if he did it not cause of revenge, but out of principle. But then i'm asuming he had knowledge of the fact before they left for other reasons.

    April 19, 2011 at 12:49 pm Reply
  36. PL War Funds

    How much of all the isk flowing through PL is possibly tainted i wonder. As a related question track.

    PL is practically half owned by ruskis atm.

    April 19, 2011 at 3:07 pm Reply
  37. ололо

    ёба

    April 19, 2011 at 3:11 pm Reply
  38. fake russian

    as always the non-rus guys are pretty damn clueless as to what really happens behind the iron curtain. pitiful peons.

    April 19, 2011 at 8:45 pm Reply
  39. haaaaaaaaahaaa,
    i have no account

    April 8, 2013 at 5:32 am Reply

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