"The introduction of new ships always sparks considerable initial interest and Retribution
was no exception in that regard," CCP Recurve wrote
in a new EVE Online
dev post today. "Hundreds of billions were spent on blueprints and manufactured ships."
The article analyzes the popularity between the five new ships (one mining frigate and four destroyers), noting that the Algos and Corax have proven to be more desirable in PvP. The Venture both sold more blueprints and was destroyed more than the others since the expansion launched, although the mining frigate did account for a sharp uptick in harvested gas overall.
If breaking down stats and crunching all sorts of interstellar numbers are your thing, then check out the post
for the nitty-gritty details on these ships' performances.