Day 4

I have been able to import historical MER (Monthly Economic Report) data into Tableau. The data was retrieved in CSV format from here: https://www.eveonline.com/news/t/monthly-economic-reports. Would like to thank CCP for making this data public! I created a graph of the velocity of Isk in relation to the money supply. My Read more…

Day 3

I was able to successfully connect Tableau to the SeAT mariaDB! I have completed the character data for Tableau. My next steps are to get market data into my worksheet. I will be looking at 2 types of market data: Live Market Data (This will be pulled from a WDC). Read more…

Day 2

Created the “How” for Player driven data. I’m actually typing on the system I built right now! Constructed a Docker container with WordPress and SeAT. Going to use the MariaDB installations for SeAT to gather player information in Tableau. Install was successful! I’ve added my first test character to SeAT. Read more…

Day 1

Data Driven Gaming  Observing a collapsing (recession?) player driven economy in a sandbox (simulation?) MMO.   When?  Unsure on timeline for this project??? 6m? a year? 10 years?   Where?  EVE Online   Why?  To observe and better understand down trending player run markets (Economies?) using data analytics and visuals (Tableau).  Supply and Read more…