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Joker's Wild Event

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Step into a game of cards where Jokers are wild. Join the tournament by collecting Hearts and Clubs playing cards. Create the required hands to turn in for tournament keys and more!

 

Part 1: Building your Hand

Log in daily for the duration of the event and pick up an [Event] Clubs Card Pack and an [Event] Hearts Card Pack by talking to event NPC, Pierodan. Opening any one of these packs will give you (1) random Hearts or Clubs card. All event NPCs are located in the capital cities of Pandaemonium and Sanctum.

Certain instance bosses will also drop (1) random Hearts or Clubs card. Click here for the list of instances.

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Part 2: Lucky Number 7

The 7 of Hearts card can be used in a pair with a Red Joker card in exchange for a tournament key. You can also combine lower number Hearts cards that add up to seven to create a 7 of Hearts card.

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Part 3: Royal Straight

Combine the 10 of Clubs, Jack of Clubs, Queen of Clubs, King of Clubs, and the Ace of Clubs to create an [Event] Royal Straight card. This card can then be combined with a Black Joker card for a tournament key.

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Part 4: Jokers are Wild

[Event] Black Joker and [Event] Red Joker cards are required in your hand when you show the cards to the House in exchange for a tournament key. Joker cards can be purchased from our store or exchanged with 8 and 9 of Hearts/Clubs for either Joker cards with event NPC, Tuperunerk. Other cards can also be exchanged for Joker cards from the other event NPCs.

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Part 5: Bluffs Away

If you have any Hearts or Clubs cards you don't plan on using, you can use the item as a buff. Double-click the card you don't plan on keeping or trading to use the appropriate buff listed. The card buffs do not stack and will override your current buff should you use another card buff.

Buff

 

Required Card(s)

 

Description

*Luck of the Draw

 

♥7 ,♣Royal Straight, ♥Joker, ♣Joker

 

Increase item drop rate by 10%

*Shuffle & Deal

 

♥8, ♥9, ♥10, ♥J, ♥Q, ♥K

 

Increase Cast Speed by 2%, Magic Boost +20

*Strong Hand

 

♣3, ♣4, ♣5, ♣6, ♣7, ♣8, ♣9

 

Increase Attack Speed by 2%, Crit Strike + 20

 

- Rewards -

Collect your tournament keys by completing the event quests provided by the event NPCs. You can then use the keys to open tournament chests located in Pandaemonium and Sanctum. Opening a tournament chest will give you one of the following prizes:

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*[Event] Hyperion's Weapon Box

*Mythic Weapon Tuning Scroll

*[Event] Hyperion's Armor Box

*Mythic Armor Tuning Scroll

*[Event] Hyperion's Wing Box

*Ceramium Medal

*Ceramium Medal (3)

*[Event] Small Jester Costume Box

*Major Ancient Crown (3)

*[Event] Sauro Commander's Accessory Box

*Noble Ancient Manastone Bundle

*Large Greater Supplements Bag (Mythic) (3)

*[Event] Fabled Godstone Bundle

*Aether Cherry (60)

*Legion Coin (5)

*Major Ancient Icon (3)

*Protectorate Coin (10)

*[Event] Noble Idian Bundle (3)

*Courage Insignia (20)

*Manastone: Magic Boost +27 (50)

*Manastone: Attack +5 (50)

*Manastone: Magical Accuracy +14 (50)

*Manastone: Crit Strike +17 (50)

*[Event] Black Joker

*[Event] Red Joker

*Blood Mark (10)

*Ancient Coin

*Greater Supplements Bag (Fabled) (10)

*Ancient Coin (5)

*Greater Supplements Bag (Eternal) (10)

*Ancient Coin (10)

 

May Lady Luck be by your side! Event ends January 21, 2015.


Wednesday, January 7, 2015 Patch Notes

During the weekly maintenance, the siege schedule has been adjusted.

The changes include:

  • Divine Fortress is now on Saturday at 4PM server time.
  • Multiple forts in Katalam and Danaria will go vulnerable more often.

 

For the complete new schedule, please click here. If you have any additional feedback regarding the new schedule, please comment on our forum thread here.


The Fortune Lockbox Debuts!

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You’ve already seen Fortune Lockboxes dropping in game and this is our final installment of the brand new lockbox system with its completely new prize list.

Open the Fortune Lockboxes for coins, tokens and medals such as Silverine Tokens, Protectorate Coins, Ceramium Coins, Ceramium Medals, and more. Popular favorites like Tempering Solutions and Courier Passes are still available. Timeless Weapon Boxes and Timeless Armor Boxes can also be acquired solely from this lockbox!

Unlock the Fortune Lockbox with Fortune Lockbox Key from the Key Pouch in the store! If you’ve been holding onto a Key Pouch, open it now and retrieve a Fortune Lockbox Key! Don’t forget when opening one of these new lockboxes, you have a chance to get a free key!

Click here to see all the prizes available from the Fortune  Lockbox.


Weekly Server Maintenance - January 07, 2015, 5:30 AM Central

There will be a scheduled maintenance period tomorrow, Wednesday, January 7, 2015 from 5:30 AM to 10:00 AM Central Time. The game servers will be unavailable for approximately 4.5 hours.

- Changes -

  1. Routine server updates and modifications.
  2. Gank the Granker event will end. Please trade your remaining Festive Coins with Pandarinrinerk. Unspent Festive Coins will be removed from the game.
  3. A new event will begin. Event details will be available later.
  4. A new siege schedule will be implemented. Patch notes for the schedule will be available after the maintenance.

 

Thank you for your patience!


Happy Holidays from the Aion team!

Dear Daevas,

The Aion team would like wish you and your family happy holidays. During this time, the team will be spending the rest of the year with their families. Customer Support will be available to take your inquiries but response times may be slower during this period. There will be a scheduled maintenance on Wednesday, December 31 and many Solorius Festival events continue to run until the start of the new year.

Events to keep in mind:

  1. There will be a scheduled server maintenance on Wednesday, December 31, 2014 from 5:30 AM to 6:30 AM Central time. The game will be unavailable for approximately 1 hour.
  2. The Power Lockbox will no longer drop in game after the December 31st maintenance. The all-new Fortune Lockbox will drop in its place.
  3. Gank the Granker event will end at 12:00 AM Central January 1, 2015. Coin exchanges with Pandarinrinerk will be available until January 7, 2015.
  4. Wheel of Fortunerk mini-game will end on January 2, 2015.
  5. Solorius Festival Cookie Decorating Contest submissions will be accepted no later than January 1, 2015.

 

Stay safe and warm this holiday season. We’ll see you next year!

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Weekly Server Maintenance - December 24, 2014, 5:30 AM Central

There will be a scheduled maintenance period tomorrow, Wednesday, December 24, 2014 from 5:30 AM to 6:30 AM Central Time. The game servers will be unavailable for approximately 1 hour.

- Changes -

  1. Routine server updates and modifications.
  2. Frozen Magic Event will end. Please enchant your remaining snowballs.
  3. Suspended players on Block Lists will not be cleared in this maintenance period. We apologize for the inconvenience.

 

Thank you for your patience!


Solorius Festival Cookie Decorating Contest

Hot chocolate, peppermint bark, gingerbread houses, candy canes and cookies—all tasty delectable we have during Solorius Festival. Before you eat all the tasty treats, save a cookie and decorate it themed after Solorius Festival. Enter your cookie in our cookie-decorating contest and you may win the not-yet-been-sold Heartseeker Outfit!

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- How to Participate -

  1. Decorate (1) cookie of your choice with Aion’s Soloruis Festival theme. Please keep the design appropriate.
  2. Take a picture of your cookie decoration along with a hand-written or computer-generated note wishing Aion a “Happy Solorius Festival!” along with your character name and server.
  3. Email your submission to aion_community[at]ncsoft.com with the email subject “Solorius Festival Cookie Decorating Contest.” In the email body, please include your character name and server.
  4. The image must not be edited or altered in any way and any submissions deemed plagiarized will be disqualified from the event.

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The three decorated cookies that show the most creativity, originality, or that best represent Aion will win (1) [Event] Heartseeker Outfit. The item can be worn individually or remodeled once onto the armor of your choice. Contest ends on January 1, 2015. Please click here for the official rules.

 

Happy cookie decorating, Daevas! We look forward to your delicious entries!

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