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Update 2.1 Part 2 Release Notes

Greetings, Daevas!


The Aion® 2.1 Part 2 update has been pushed to the North American and European Union test servers (PTS). The update focuses on crafting in Aion, so craftspeople, start your looms and get ready at your anvils! Read details in the 2.1 Part 2 patch release notes.


Patch 2.1 Part 2 is scheduled to head to our live servers on Wednesday, January 26, and the Atreia's Artisan Expo event begins January 26 and runs through February 2. During the Expo, craftspeople of Atreia can join in on a week-long event featuring accelerated crafting, essencetapping, and aethertapping.

—The


PTS Server Maintenance 1:00 p.m. PST, January 20, 2011

We will be bringing the Aion PTS servers down at 1:00 p.m. PST, January 20, 2011 (more) for maintenance.


The maintenance is estimated to take no longer than 1 hour.

Thank you for your patience!


Name Changes in 2.1 Part 2

Greetings Daevas!


In update 2.1 part 2, we changed the names of some items in Aion. You'll notice these changes when the update hits the live servers. These changes are a small step toward simplifying the naming system for crafted items. You can look up what's changed by referring to this table.


Please note that these changes are primarily for the English language. French and German languages are following their own unique naming schemes and only minor changes have been made.

—The Aion Community Team



Server Maintenance 3:30 a.m. PST, January 19, 2011

We will be bringing the Aion servers down at 3:30 a.m. PST, January 19, 2011 (more) for maintenance.


The maintenance is estimated to take no longer than 3 hours.

Thank you for your patience!


Lunar New Year 2011 Contest

Greetings Daevas!


Atreia welcomes the Lunar New Year with great festivity. Help us ring in this New Year with style by sending us a screenshot of the place in Aion where YOU would throw your New Year's celebration.


From today until February 2, 2011, you can win some delightful prizes from our good friends at Razer by sharing your favorite landscape feature in Aion with us, whether the terrain is place of beauty and tranquility or something unique.


To enter, send us an email to aion_community@ncsoft.com with the information required in section "1. Entry" of the . (Follow the entry instructions carefully or your submission may be disqualified).


UPDATED Free and Manual Transfer Reminder

Hello Daevas,


We would like to remind you that the cutoff for the free manual transfers ends on Wednesday January 19, 2011. Please review the criteria for manual transfer eligibility. If you meet the criteria and are interested, now is the time to get your request in!


—The Aion Community Team


Solorius Festival 2010 Winners

Greetings, Daevas!


We were happy to receive a large number of entries for this contest. It was great way to round out 2010! Our inbox was full of great pictures of your holiday trees decorated with Aion-themed items. Your creativity astounded us and made us proud.

The final decision was not an easy one. Here are the winners from each community:

North American Community Winners


1st Place Winner — Matthew Pereau (from Florida)

2nd Place Winner — Patrick Rami (from New York)

3rd Place Winner — Katie Malarz (from Washington)