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Aion (Aion)
NCSoft | Play Now
MMORPG | Setting:Fantasy | Status:Final  (rel 09/22/09)  | Pub:NCSoft
PVP:Yes | Distribution:Download | Retail Price:n/a | Pay Type:Free | Monthly Fee:n/a
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Aion News

Latest Headlines for Aion

  • December Eye on Community

    This month's Eye on Community feature focuses on the recently released "Visions of the Future" Aion trailer. The video has been the source of much confusion for many, and so NCsoft has taken this opportunity to clear a few things up about the trailer.

    Reported on Dec 07, 2009
  • "Vision" Trailer Not Footage of Patch/Expansion

    Sure to disappoint many fans or even onlookers out there hopeful for a reborn Aion, the "Vision" Trailer recently released is not necessarily footage of an upcoming patch or expansion, as Aion Community Manager Sebastian "Ayase" Streiffert explains through a Twitter update, "The vision trailer is not a specific patch/expansion - it's a vision of what we're hoping to get out there in the future."

    Reported on Dec 01, 2009
  • Steel Rake Instance Guide

    > Aion Correspondent Josh Price writes this look at the the lower and upper decks of the Steel Rake instance that takes place on the upper and lower decks of a ship flying through the air

    Reported on Nov 25, 2009
  • Future of Aion "Vision" Trailer

    Coming in at a full nine minutes in length, this latest trailer for NCsoft's Aion gives us an expansive look into the future of Aion. A future that contains a major graphics upgrade, housing, underwater cities, real time seasonal changes, mounts (and mounted combat!), and more!

    Reported on Nov 24, 2009
  • NCsoft Drops the Banhammer on 16,000

    What better way to start your day than by annihilating 16,000 botters and gold spammers from your game? Today, NCsoft did just that! Aion Community Manager Andrew "Tamat" Beegle made an announcement on the game's official forums alerting the community to today's crackdown. For those of you who have accounts that have been caught in today's wave of bans a Ban FAQ has also been made available.

    Reported on Nov 23, 2009
  • Patch 1.5.1 Now Live!

    Bug fixes and tweaks are part and parcel of every patch major or minor for a live MMOG, but patch 1.5.1. for Aion is looking to address one of the hot button complaints about the game: the grind. 1.5.1 is aggressively tackling the issue with boosts in XP rates for quests, combat, and even crafting, and a reduction in XP penalty for being in groups. New repeatable quests have also been added. NCsoft is looking to make the game a bit more rewarding as well, as 1.5.1 boosts the drop rates of bosses

    Reported on Nov 18, 2009
  • Surviving PvP Aion Correspondent Joshua Price writes this guide to surviving (though not necessarily winning) PvP in NCsoft's newest MMO.

    Reported on Nov 17, 2009
  • Mid-Deck Steel Rake Instance Aion Correspondent Robert Duckworth writes this look at the Mid-deck Steel Rake instance that takes place on, well, the middle deck of a ship flying through the air.

    Reported on Nov 12, 2009
  • Holiday Ascension Pack Announced!

    In order to reward those who purchase Aion this holiday season NCsoft will be launching a "Holiday Ascension Pack" that will be available at participating retailers such as Amazon, Best Buy, GameStop, Target, and Walmart. In addition to the game itself, the "Holiday Ascension Pack" will include a number of exclusive in-game items.

    Reported on Nov 10, 2009
  • Combined American & Euro Sales Near 1M

    Things are looking pretty good for NCsoft according to their Q3 earnings announcement released today. Combined sales of the company's recently released MMOG, Aion, in North American and European markets total near one million units, with 500,000 units sold in North American territories, and 470,000 units sold in Europe.

    Reported on Nov 09, 2009
  • Veteran Rewards System Details

    Details for the Aion Veteran Rewards system to be introduced this month have surfaced on the official Aion website. Each month a player is subscribed to the game will qualify them for new rewards, with each reward redeemable for every character on the player's account. The rewards will be received through in-game mail, with the first batch to be delivered on November 4th, 2009.

    Reported on Nov 02, 2009
  • Looking at the Chanter Aion Correspondent Joshua Price writes this look at the Chanter class in NCsoft's newest MMORPG.

    Reported on Oct 29, 2009
  • More on the Ranger's Josh Price takes continues this look at his early experiences playing a Ranger in NCsoft's Aion.

    Reported on Oct 27, 2009
  • The Fire Temple Aion Correspondent Josh Price writes this look at the Fire Temple dungeon in NCsoft's newest release, Aion.

    Reported on Oct 23, 2009
  • Curse Founder's Open Letter to NCsoft founder "Netcurse" has posted an open letter to NCsoft Korea pleading with the company to move fast in addressing a number of key issues he feels will be a detriment to Aion's long term success here in the West.

    Reported on Oct 21, 2009
  • One Month in Q&A's Jon Wood had the opportunity to ask a few questions of Aion's Producer Brian Knox as we approach the game's one-month anniversary.

    Reported on Oct 21, 2009
  • Harvest Revel Event

    The developers of Aion are getting into the holiday spirit with the announcement of their own "Harvest Revel" event. The Harvest Revel is a time during the Fall harvest where the residents of Atreia celebrate the bounty of the land. However, for several days during the Harvest Revel the skies darken under a mysterious eclipse.

    Reported on Oct 19, 2009
  • 8 Amusing Ways to Kill in PvP Aion Carrespondent Joshua Price writes this amusing list of interesting ways to kill another player in the game's PvP combat.

    Reported on Oct 19, 2009
  • Review reviewer Sean Bulger turns his sights this week onto NCsoft's newest title, Aion.

    Reported on Oct 15, 2009
  • Basic Beginner's Guide to Crafting Aion Correspondent Brandon Stiles writes this basic guide to crafting from a beginner's standpoint in NCsoft's newest MMO.

    Reported on Oct 13, 2009