has released an official statement regarding real-life harassment in the wake of the sandbox title's latest brouhaha
CCP Falcon says that the company, in collaboration with the player-powered Council of Stellar Management
, "have agreed and would like to state in the strongest possible terms and in accordance with our existing Terms of Service and End User License Agreement, that real life harassment is morally reprehensible, and verifiable examples of such behavior will be met with disciplinary action against game accounts in accordance with our Terms of Service."
The forum post also states that "the freedom to scam and commit piracy, espionage, and extortion are all fundamental to the EVE Online
experience, and CCP will never change that."