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2.5 Empyrean Calling Available on PTS on May12th!

The Aion 2.5 update, Empyrean Calling, will be available to players on the North American and European player test server (PTS) Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 12:00pm PDT. The update will be released on our Aion Live servers on May 25, 2011.

If you already have the PTS game client, your launcher can incrementally download the 2.5 client. If you do not already have the PTS client, you can also download the full Aion PTS 2.5 client as an FTP download. Visit our Aion 2.5 PTS FAQ for details on downloading the full 2.5 PTS client.


Server Maintenance 3:30 a.m. PDT, May 11, 2011

We will be bringing the Aion servers down at 3:30 a.m. PDT, May 11, 2011 (more) for maintenance.

The maintenance is estimated to take no longer than 4 hours.

Thank you for your patience!


2.5 Empyrean Calling — Daeva-Palooza!

Greetings Daevas!

Update 2.5 Empyrean Calling is heading to the North American and European Live servers on May 25th! In celebration of this new update, the Aion team is hosting weeks of mini-events both prior and after the launch of Empyrean Calling.


Aion 2.5 Empyrean Calling - PTS Incremental Download Begins And Live Date Announced!

The Aion 2.5 update, Empyrean Calling, will be available for download for the player test server (PTS) today, May 5, 2011 at 12:00 p.m. PDT. We are also excited to announce that Empyrean Calling will be going Live on our NA and EU servers on May 25, 2011!


Server and Website Maintenance 3:30 a.m. PDT, May 4, 2011

We will be bringing the Aion servers down at 3:30 a.m. PDT, May 4, 2011 (more) for maintenance. Nezekan will be transitioned into Zikel.

The maintenance for the game servers for Israphel, Siel, and Vaizel is expected to take no longer than 3 hours. Nezekan will be transitioned to Zikel and we're anticipating Zikel to be back up around 1:00 p.m. PDT. However, should the transition run longer, we will keep you posted via twitter (Trine) and (Phenteo) .

Along with the servers the Aion website will also be serviced in North America only and therefore will be inaccessible during the web server maintenance period. The Aion website maintenance is expected to run until 9:00pm PDT.

Thank you for your patience!


April 27: Paid Character Transfers Open and Staging Process Begins

Hi Daevas!

Today paid character transfers are available for Aion! We want to make sure that transfers go very smoothly for those of you who want to transfer, so we are opening it in stages. This way, we can monitor it closely.

The billing site currently has the paid character transfer service available as an option. However, you will not be able to purchase a transfer until the appropriate servers hit their stage. We'll communicate as we step through the staging process described below to let you know the progress. Make sure to check our forums for further information.


Look out, Aion Online just had a complete makeover!

This visual update sports an immersive feel that reflects the beauty of Aion. The redesign highlights the content you want to find quickly, focusing on Aion's freshest news, products, and features. The redesigned site also lets you share content on Facebook , Twitter , and YouTube with ease so that you stay connected with gaming friends.