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 multi-staged instance crucible, agree that these are much needed improvements to the angelic MMO.
To help celebrate and prepare you for the launch of the new Aion, NCsoft will host several major events prior to and after the launch of the patch. Today, the company officially launches a new trailer for the patch showing off the new features; from May 11th through June 10th, Aion will grant players increased XP; from May 18th to the 25th, drop rates will increase; May 18th through June 1st will host the PvP AP event; 2.5 goes live on the 25th; and finally, May 25th to June 10th will see a reduction in instance cooldowns.
Catch all the latest information from Aion's official website and glimpse at what is in store for you in 2.5 in the trailer after the break. Pay close attention -- there is a tease of 3.0 at the end!