Tag: aion

A Few Quick Thoughts on the Aion Beta

This weekend I popped into the Aion┬ábeta for the Asmodian weekend test. The previous weekend, you could play as an Elyos, but I’m not interested in playing that faction, so I when it came time for the Asmodian weekend, I was all in. Notable points: The character customisation options are plentiful. This is awesome. Aion is very, very pretty.┬áThis is…

A Cursory Look at Aion

First on my hit list of things to see at PAX was easy enough to accomplish. The game was being demo-ed at the shared ArenaNet/NCsoft booth. I got a chance to briefly play Aion: The Tower of Eternity to help test it before the NCsoft booth opened. It’s a very other-worldly, very beautiful game. I think the art style is…

Aion EU Website is Live

There is a new MMORPG (yes, another one) from NCsoft that I have been keeping my eyes on for a few months. It’s called Aion: The Tower of Eternity. Aion: The Tower of Eternity is a beautiful fantasy MMORPG set in the ethereal world of Atreia. One of its unique features is flight for transportation and for combat. That’s right.…