An interesting manifestation of the Pare…

An interesting manifestation of the Pareto Principle brought to us by the developers of EVE Online: a purge of EVE “gold farmers” (they call money ISK, but it’s all the same) that ended up banning 2% of the overall population reduced the server CPU load by 30%. Clearly, not only were these farmers messing with the in-game economy, but they were a disproportionate drain on EVE resources.