Post Thumbnail

Nope, this isn't a new game show on a cable network but rather the idea behind the latest program from NCsoft to help increase and balance the populations of the servers in Aion. In a game heralded for its PvPvE, keeping enough enemies around to ensure PvP is more than just a passing fancy -- it'...

June 27th 2011 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

Ahhh, the unadulterated bliss of traipsing about the promised land of milk and honey -- otherwise known as Atreia post 2.5. The siren call of the Empyrean Crucible, the plink of new tokens in the cube, the sounds of laughter as Daevas play with their newest cuddly little companions... what's that...

June 6th 2011 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

IT'S HERE!!11! OMZG *cue altered cheer emote* The wait is over. Yes folks, Aion 2.5 Empyrean Calling has finally arrived on the North American servers. And just as they did when 2.0 (Assault on Balaurea) launched, Daevas have been flocking back to check out a shiny new Atreia. My friends list is...

May 30th 2011 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

The 2.5 update has brought quite a bit of new content to Aion. Whether we're talking about the new Esoterrace or Empyrean Crucible instances, new pets and related functionality, or the new mentoring mechanics, heretofore bored high-level Daevas now have a lot of new stuff to occupy their time. A...

May 27th 2011 at 9:00am 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

It's time to spread your wings and take to the skies once again as Aion's patch 2.5 (which we were fortunate enough to personally explore not long ago) goes live today. The new update from NCsoft introduces two new areas of content: the new Esoterrace instance and the Empyrean Crucible. Players...

May 25th 2011 at 9:00am 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

The wait is nearly over! Before long, we... oh... pardon me a moment while I grab the door... Ah, it was just the grammar police. Yes, I know that technically it should be the 25th, but that really doesn't have the catchy ring to it. And who doesn't want a catchy title? Luckily, I was let off wi...

May 16th 2011 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

Aion's 2.5 patch is right around the corner, and today marks the update's official debut on NCsoft's North American player test server (PTS). The patch, otherwise known as Empyrean Calling, brings several new game features to the denizens of Atreia including a mentor system, expanded character cu...

May 12th 2011 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
Post Thumbnail

Aion fans, mark your calendar for May 25th. The long-awaited update, Aion 2.5: Empyrean Calling, soars to your computer in less than three weeks. NCsoft proclaims it is breathing new life into Atreia. Those who have seen the the new features, including visual updates, a mentor system, and the mul...

May 5th 2011 at 9:00am 0 Comments