Penny Arcade, those guys who started with a web comic and now seem to be astride the internet in an almost not conquering way, sent a reporter to Fanfest 2012.
Yes THAT Fanfest 2012.
Link is here.
The article was posted after "The Mittens Incident" blew up but it's certainly mentioned in the comments.
More people find out about Eve Online at exactly the wrong time.
Or the correct time, which may or may not be the right time.