czwartek, 17 grudnia 2009

10 things about Aion Online

Welcome on Online MMORPG! Today 10 basic things about Aion Online: The Tower of Eternity. We are very close to official premier of this cool MMORPG.

1. In May 2006, NCsoft announced the development of Aion with a preview of the game at E3 2006. A closed beta test began in late 2007. Followed by its open beta test in November 2008. Game is using very advanced graphic engine.

2. When the open beta was started, Aion Online: Tower of Eternity was flooded with players and NCSoft announced they had over 170,000 different players in one week.

3. In AoToE you can play as Warrior, Gladiator, Scout, Templar, Ranger, Spiritmaster, Assassin, Mage, sorcerer, Cleric, Priest, Chanter. Each class is unique and has great powers and weaknesses.

4. In Aion Online, there are 6 production professions and two gathering ones. Production professions make useful items from extracted ingredients. Extracting professions gather ingredients from resources.

5. NCsoft is a South Korean based online computer game company, which produced and published massively multiplayer online role-playing games including Lineage and Guild Wars.

6. There are 3 archetypes of classes in MMORPG. Tank, DPS (Damage-per-Second – ranged or melee), Healer. Sometimes archetypes can be mixed to create specific variation of class.

7. China began its closed beta testing in December 2008, and began open beta testing on April 8, 2009.

8. Aion Online money is called “Kinah”. You can earn them in various ways, doing quests, farming monsters or selling in-game items on Auction House. You need a lot of Aion Online Kina to buy powerful equipment.

9. Did you know that, at the end of 2008 Aion Online won the award “Best Korean Game of the Year” for its “epic scale, impressive story, and stunning graphics and sound design”.

10. Aion Online is MMORPG (massively multiplayer online role-playing game). In MMORPG, all players assume the role of a fictional character, and are exploring large in-game world, full of monsters, enemy players etc.

C U!