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Talk Like A Pirate, Dress Like a Pirate!


Yarr! A rich bounty has been unearthed fer all ye scallywags. Set sail for the Black Cloud Marketplace and stake your claim on special Pirate costumes and weapon skins. But act fast! These deals will only be available for a limited time.

Click here to see all the Pirate items!

6th Anniversary Daeva's Day Events


September marks our Aion anniversary. Last year Aion turned 5 and it was fantastic, this year, it is going to be spectacular with 6. We have a lot of events in store for you, Daevas-- ranging from Twitter giveaways and Facebook caption contests, to Davea's Day Cake, instance portals in the capital cities, and more!


Two cakes await each faction in Pandaemonium for Asmodians, and Sanctum for Elyos. The Daeva's Day Anniversary Cake requires candles before you can take a slice. Three different types of four-hour buffs are available, depending on which candle you use! Collect Aether Flames from world drops, from the hidden cakes, or purchase them from the store to trade with the Aether Flame Exchanger NPC, pick a candle with the buff of your choice, and put it on the cake. All buffs will benefit nearby Daevas, and they stack* too!


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[Event] Enlightening Candle Blessing

Earn triple XP while this is in effect

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[Event] Gilded Candle Blessing

Drop rate triples while this is in effect

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[Event] Emboldening Candle Blessing

Immediately gain 2,000 DP. Attack and casting speeds are 10% faster


For the next two weeks, access Seized Danuar Sanctuary, Anguished Dragon Lord's Refuge, and Occupied Rentus Base with a quick visit to the capital cities.



For the next two weeks, Prestige Pack holders earn Prestige Crystals twice as fast, doubling the amount you earn every 20 minutes! That means instead of 12 Crystals a day, you can now earn up to 24! Trade them with special vendors for consumables and other helpful items. Click here to learn more about Prestige Crystals and how to earn them.



During the event period, enchanting armor and weapons will also receive the benefit of only losing one enchantment level should the enchantment fail past +10. This does not apply to tempering accessories and plumes, or amplifying your equipment.


The not so hidden cakes are all over Atreia. If you come across a cake during your adventures, open it for (1) Aion’s Gift Box. These gift boxes give out various scrolls, potions, and a chance for an Aether Flame to use on the Daeva's Day Cake!



Members of the Aion team will be in game on Tuesday, September 22, 2015 to celebrate the anniversary with our dearest Daevas. Details for the event will be available later.



Join us on Facebook and Twitter to enter in our caption contest and item giveaway to score costumes, Tempering Solutions, and even Omega Enchantment Stones. Follow this link here for our Facebook Caption Contest and this link for our Twitter Item Giveaway.


Happy Daeva’s Day!

*Note: The cake buffs do not stack with amulets.

Player's Choice Sale - September 16, 2015

The votes are in and the items for this year's Player's Choice Sale have chosen! We have a few new items on the store like a permanent Akumu Sidekick Summoning Lamp, Pureheart and Heartseeker weapon skins make a return, and a bunch of discounted items-- all for a limited time!

New Items

You've asked and we've added it. New to the store for a limited time include permanent pets. Also available is the Tomul and Denku Skin set.

Returning Items

Heartseek and Pureheart weapon skins make a grand return along with Aetherboard mounts.

Discounted Items

We have a bunch of consumable, supply, style, pets and housing items-- some discounted up to 50% off. Pick up discounted Lockbox Keys, Augment bundles, Title Cards, and even housing souvenirs at a cheaper price.


You can see all sale items and more in our in-game shop or click here to see it on the web store.

6th Anniversary Facebook Caption Contest


As we commence the anniversary festivities, we will be hosting a caption contest on Facebook with prizes including the Porgus Costume Set and the Joyful Daeva Costume Set.


- How to Participate -

  1. To enter, you must Like the Aion Facebook page. Click here to visit the page now to do so.
  2. Post a fitting caption with your in-game character name and server on the designated screenshot(s) we upload.
  3. Inappropriate captions will be disqualified and/or removed.
  4. One screenshot will be uploaded on these days at random times:
        •    September 16th, 21st, 23rd, 28th,and 30th.

- Reward -

Two winners will be selected at random each day we hold the contest with a total of 20 winners at the end of the event. Each winner will receive (1) Porgus Costume Set or (1) Joyful Daeva’s Costume Set.


All prizes will be delivered via in-game mail within 24 hours after winners are announced. Keep a watchful eye on our Facebook page on the listed days to participate and win!


Please click here for the official event rules.

6th Anniversary Twitter Item Giveaway


We are hosting an Item Giveway for the next two weeks on Twitter. All you have to do is follow us on Twitter and be the first to answer our question of the day.

- How to Participate -

  1. Follow our Twitter @NCWest_Aion to get all our tweets and details of when the question will be posted. Questions will be posted at random times each day.
  2. Reply to our tweet using the hashtag #Aion_6th with the correct answer along with your in-game character name and server.
  3. First to provide the correct answer to our question will win.


Three questions will be posted on Twitter on September 17th, 18th, 22nd, 24th, 25th, and 29th. Each winner (three a day) will recieve either (1) [Event] Tempering Solution or (1) [Event] Omega Enchantment Stone. Prize will be added to the provided character's inventory within 24 hours.

Follow us on Twitter now!

Please click here for the official event rules.

Weekly Server Maintenance - September 16, 2015, 5:30 AM Central

There will be a scheduled maintenance period tomorrow, Wednesday, September 16, 2015 from 5:30 AM to 9:30 AM Central Time. The game servers will be unavailable for approximately 4 hours.

- Changes -

  1. Routine server updates and modifications.
  2. Daeva's Day events will begin. More details will be available after the maintenance.
  3. New and discounted items for the Player's Choice Sale will be available for two weeks after the maintenance.
  4. Shugo Emperor's event will end. 


Thank you for your patience!

Weekly Server Maintenance - September 9, 2015, 7:00 AM Central

There will be a scheduled maintenance period tomorrow, Wednesday, September 9, 2015 from 5:30 AM to 9:30 AM Central Time. The game servers will be unavailable for approximately 4 hours.

- Changes -

  1. Routine server updates and modifications.
  2. Power Lockboxes will no longer drop in game.
  3. The Fortune Lockbox will drop in game and the Lockbox will have new items. The key is available from the Key Pouch on the store.


Thank you for your patience!