You whine to much for 4am in the morning lol :P
Anyways only commenting on the mention about COP, No xp Loss and easier missions.
Since you've finished it since 05. Thats 1-2 years of Sea you've been able to do, acquire new items, do different and somtimes better things than people who havent been and finished CoP.
The Economy I agree on about, Personally this deflation is kinda over the top really.
Yes /random ftl, but its the game we chose, I play to hang with friends. Works for me.
Good Luck with your next game though
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