Formerly played in-game and posted in these forums as Marcus Corvus
Picked a new handle and a profile photo a bit more reflective of the type of game I am interested in. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Jacob_Astor
I have been playing since January 2018, and started on the PvE server to learn the game mechanics, and moved to the Caribbean server in February.
I am a merchant and my primary interest is the player economy.
Not missions. Not sealed bottle drops and other Easter eggs. A certainly not national and clan drama. And yes, I do expect to be chased around now and again, and occasionally lose a ship.
It's the cost of doing business.