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  1. 7 points
    Hello, We're investigating this with the development team and I don't have a comprehensive answer for you all right now. I will tell you that regardless of what happens, the Luna will not be removed so don't worry about that. We should have an update for you all shortly. Thank you.
  2. 6 points
    The 3 atreian transformation essences are literally garbage. The amount of luna you would waste for them is too much to even bother. And yes having to type "confirm" to throw that garbage away is irritating.
  3. 5 points
    I have to say that that is the most tryhard level of tryhardness that I've ever seen. Ever. My dear shugos, man! I don't even... Wow.
  4. 4 points
    Prestige Case is giving old crafting items and generally needs updating for 7.0. Daishunerk's Game of Fate (luna) is giving old crafting items and generally needs updating for 7.0. Aterian Passport generally needs updating. These transformation essences can be "purchased" for free from the BCM. Also, they take a "confirm" to even throw out.
  5. 4 points
    Hello everyone, We have discovered an issue allowing players to use kisks in an unintended way during siege and bypassing intended game mechanics. We have escalated this issue to the development team for a fix, but in the meantime we will be doing the following: Removing any kisks that may exist in the fortress for sieges. Monitoring the sieges for any other abuse. Please remember that abusing any bugs can be considered an exploit and may incur further action. Thank you.
  6. 4 points
    Here is the video. Vandal is the first two skills (orange finger and pink hearts):
  7. 4 points
    @Cyan@Gideon Hey since they added a new patch to the Korean version of aion that allows players to transfer Fighting spirit fragments and enchantment stones through account warehouse. Could you do us all a solid and just add that to our version now instead of 12 months from now. thank you
  8. 3 points
    There will be a scheduled maintenance Wednesday, October 16, 2019 from 6:00 a.m. CDT / 11:00 CEST. The game servers will be unavailable for approximately 2 hours. Changes Routine website and server maintenance The Returning Heroes event will begin and last for two weeks. You can find more details here. The Upgrade Arcade will return for two weeks. You can find more details here. GP seasons will reset. Transformation times will be increased by 2 minutes for Greater, Ancient, Legendary and Ultimate transformations. Greater transformations now last 10 minutes. Ancient transformations now last 8 minutes. Legendary transformations now last 6 minutes. Ultimate transformations now last 4 minutes. An issue where Kisks could be used in the Demaha Fortress boss room will be fixed. A bug where some geography in Lakrum was missing a texture will be fixed. A bug where Vandal stigma skills did not receive the cooldown bonuses from enchanting will be fixed. A bug where some quests would not update when defeating the Weakened Mutated Daeva in Stellin Development Lab will be fixed. Extendable weapons from Demaha will no longer have their appearances transferred to another item. The Shugo Sweep button will be removed. A bug where the Returning Heroes Treasure Box Key had the wrong levels in the description will be fixed. A bug where the Vandal's Ultimate Divine Pandora armor was mislabeled as Mystic instead of Martial will be fixed. Some text where Arcade Tokens were referred to as Coins will be modified. Be sure to follow @AionOps for server updates. Maintenance Images of the Week
  9. 3 points
    See Spreadsheet According to Crucible Spire leaderboards, Vandals / Painters are clearly overpowered.
  10. 3 points
    This mount (Wind Flower/ Floating Petal) is currently available at random from the level 1-75 Lugbug Weekly reward: Lugbug's Mount Box (7 days) [item: 190120075] I've been hoping to get this mount in NA for years, and I'm really disappointed that a) it's only for low level players b) it's a 1 in 4 chance c) it lasts 7 days. @Cyan Please have the permanent version of this mount added to the BCM or make it obtainable elsewhere in-game [item: 190100217]
  11. 3 points
    You just need to take someone with you that has a key, then everyone can open the chest. It's to encourage players to take noobies.
  12. 3 points
    I dunno............. Yes, the game has a lot of problems and it is going on 10+ years old now. Cheesy, Aly, I agree with most of what you both say above (this thread has some really long posts, too long for me to quote anyone, lol). Oh and Cheesy, that was a very aggressive post, and I read thru it all too. I also have been giving the forums a wide berth lately mostly due to a lot of personal chit I got going on right now, my move to Illinois, Doctor & heath issues, etc, and have only checked in from time to time to see if anyone needed help. As for 7.0 I have to admit that I am enjoying it a lot more than I did 6x (Y'all know how I felt about that one). 6x was an abomination that ripped away 90% of the game I love. But whatever, moving on....... How many times have I seen this thread posted by the same OP, many, and that even is an understatement. I think this person just likes to argue so I usually ignore their posts altogether. Dunno what made me click on this one, lol. Neleth is just being Neleth, lol. We've been here forever so I know the two of you know that. And lastly, while I forgot which one of you said it but your exactly right. I know this because I've seen it and have been saying it for a long time now too: 'Korea only cares about Korea.' Korea gets what Korea wants and the only way we might, I say might, get things or changes is because Korea already has them and loves them. Wishing everyone a Lovely day............
  13. 3 points
    It's been a very long time, yes. Since I know you didn't bother to read my original wall of text to you, I'm going to do it again anyway because I like pain and want to procrastinate on my homework: I don't like 7.0. I don't like it, but I like it more than 6.0. What we got ported over to us, though, has been one big gobbly gooky mess of bugs and exploits to where the game is all but unplayable, and there's nothing Cyan can do about it to make Korea care. They don't care, Neleth. We make them very little money on a game they don't care about. Korea's not going to listen to you just because you made the same post again. They're not. They haven't in ten years, let alone the last five. Almost every change made to Aion has been because Korea complained about it first, not because this one annoying ass poster made the same post for the 30th time this year. Aion's not going to survive, with or without newbies, Neleth. The game isn't designed to survive. 6.0 was released in Korea to draw in a new, f2p playerbase, which it succeeded at, at least for a while, but 6.2 brought utter ruin to the players in the West...because we're not the priority. We have never been the priority. 7.0 is designed to keep the existing playerbase/whales, not to suck in new ones, even if painter/vandal was some shiny new class made to draw attention to the game. 6.0 was supposed to bring the newbies, not 7.0. All the changes coming to 7.0 aren't because of NA or even EU. They're things the home playerbase wants. How many people do you think play in NA, Neleth? Hint, it's not very many. How many changes do you think they're going to make for the NA playerbase? Hint, they've done maybe one, and that was keep transformations account unlockable. How likely do you think it is that Korea would invest in a 4.0 server with modern changes, using up a lot of resources in their Korean studio for such a task, for a playerbase with only a few thousand people? Hint, it's 0. Any 4.0 server of any kind is going to be as a private server run by a private individual. Neleth, how many community people do we have? Hint, it's 1. Who is the producer? Hint, a guy who doesn't play the game. Who is the community person? Hint, it's the guy who's working on Blade & Soul, too. How many resources is that, Neleth? Knowing that, how likely do you think it is that NCsoft would do something with their lowest-performing IP that would require them to shift more resources to? Guild Wars 2 is doing better than Aion, Neleth, and GW2 doesn't have p2w. It is literally entirely skins and cosmetics and chairs and musical instruments and extraction tools and really cool APIs and a playerbase that still has content creators and a pretty decent story and a rock concert meta event and the devs kinda listen to the community and...and it's performing better than Aion, with it's hardcore p2w. GW2 had an event at PAX West this year to advertise their next storyline. B&S was handing out free skins + the chance to win a $250 gift card at PAX West this year (want one? I have a stack). B&S is doing merch contests. GW2 is doing merch contests. Those are the two games NCsoft cares about in the West, enough to invest in events for them. Going back to Aion, we know approximately what changes are coming. We're several months behind Korea, and we get a near copy/paste of whatever they get (only with more bugs and a game Support team that is utterly clueless (props to the other Support teams, they've always been great to me)). That's what we're getting, Neleth. It's whatever Korea's getting with optimistically a few tweaks...that aren't necessarily better for the playerbase (transform stats/duration nerfs, etc). It's what's been happening since beta, and it's really hard to get any custom changes for our region (on/off rifting buffs weeks, for example, back in 2.X). 90% of the changes to the game have been because/for the Korean playerbase, and it's been that way since 2009. It's not going to change for the X000 players we have left. Your post isn't going to save Aion from MXM, Lineage, Exteel, City of Heroes, Wildstar, Tabula Rasa, or any other NCsoft game's fate. If anything, Aion is eventually either going to go maintenance mode or close. All you're doing is making what little remains of the forum playerbase do a double facepalm every time you post utter nonsense under the guise of trying to either get attention for your personal self or sound smart or cleverly draw attention to the same point you've made across TheSameDamnThread(tm) for months by phrasing it just slightly differently enough for it to initially pass under Cyan's radar. tl;dr: Any changes to the game are made because the Korean playerbase wants it. Aion NA has no resources dedicated to it. Aion is lowest performing NCsoft game. You don't think, Neleth. You really don't and you attack anyone who disagrees with you. Go play something else that doesn't perturb you so much. And now for side note things: Most of the people in this thread are people I've often disagreed with on things, sometimes vehemently so, and it's interesting to see what brings us together. You've won there, congratulations. And I've been really chill about the forums lately. I've tried to stay hands off and just watch shit happen, if I load up the forums at all (mostly to check for if someone's having a problem I can help with), but, damn, there's a point where Cyan really needs to step in and I think you've reached it...again. You attack and have attacked anyone who disagrees with you on this, even if they have a well thought out argument to counter you...again. So, yeah, congratz. You drew me from my lair to get the most aggressive post I've leveled at another player in years. I don't bother clicking on most of your threads, so it's not like I'm going out of my way to harass you, and I don't even hate you, but, for nyerk's sake, Neleth, it's time to stop and go play something else.
  14. 3 points
    @Cheesecake-DN That must be the most aggressive post i ever seen you do.
  15. 3 points
    It's a money grab, something created to force old players to start a new toon from scratch, and therefore spend lots of money on them, since they can't attract new players. That's why it's strong, otherwise it would be underplayed like pretty much every class created since 4.0. They simply took the concepts of the necromancer from other korean games, and made it kawaii. Not much thought or originality, just straight out cheese all over.
  16. 3 points
    I think player dissatisfaction has more to do with how the game is managed than it has to do with aesthetics and mechanics. Players are fairly good at adapting to what they're given, but NC seems to be constantly stacking the odds against us. Even 6.0 wouldn't have been terrible had we be given exactly what Korea had, but they deliberately made our version significantly worse and continue to do so even now in 7.0. If they want to retain their player base, the quickest and easiest solution would be to simply give us what Korea has and then roll out slow, incremental changes to the game instead of massive changes like they did with 6.0. Also, you need to stop referring to ArcheAge as a success story when it comes to game revivals; that game has changed publishers multiple times and "Unchained" hasn't even been released yet.
  17. 3 points
    Hahah i know title sounds pretty funny, but alexxha is asking Cyan to Ban bots. Btw there are bots in Demaha now? Coz the only bots i remember that still remain in Lakrum are at Devastated Coast and only 2 Aprietas Shift + K vas a la pestaña de actions donde esta el retorno de emergencia y hay un Skill para reportar bots. Tambien puedes mandar ticket a support con los nick de los bots. Quien sabe tal vez les den ban. Y en que zonas encuentras bots?
  18. 3 points
    KT is elyos dominated no? Tbh dominating factions means nothing anyways so long as you can get a competent group together and hinder the other faction then they will more than likely ally up with you for the sake of progression rather than fight against you.
  19. 3 points
    I feel a disturbance in the force
  20. 3 points
  21. 3 points
    I'm sure we will all hear about this one !!! 1 for the books !!!
  22. 3 points
    Watch them just shut off dema sieges now because they have no fix once again. We have went weeks without EC now and still no update. They may of just turned it off to try and slow down the mat gain even though they already have a fix. The reason for bug abuse is probably because NC just money grabs and does nothing to fix anything so people just take what they want. Why would you continue to support a company that takes and does little to even read your concerns and keep you updated.
  23. 3 points
  24. 3 points
    Thats wrong, arena preparation time before the fight starts is 130 seconds, while pop waiting time it's 120 seconds, so even if you wait till 0 seconds to press enter the enemy still have a couple of seconds to dodge. What they do is to take advantage of the reconection system. @Aly-DN @Arhangelos-KT going to explain the trick for you guys to pull it of successfully you need a couple of things: to have set the fast start up (to avoid the long loading bar) a chronometer or alarm set at 150 seconds, and windons Task Manager open before hand. So when you get a pop you don't wait at all, you instantly press enter, then you quickly alt tab to your task manager and terminate the Aion process, then you log in back again, but as you forced your DC in the loading screen, you will appear outside of the Arena and you will get a system message that permits you to re enter the instance server, but you don't click enter yet, you need wait for your chronometer. This way they can avoid to lose entries in empty arenas, as if there is no enemy to fight, the server transfer will just Fail, but if there is an enemy you will get inside after the preparation time ends so your enemy can't dodge you. @Ele-DN what you can do next time this happens, its just to instantly leave the arena, as you have the ''Bonus Time'' in your favor the amounts of competition points you lose should be a lot less.
  25. 3 points
    Am I missing something? Isn't it already level 10?
  26. 3 points
  27. 2 points
    I'm (and probably most of the players are) still waiting for any update on Evergale Canyon. Has this 'investigation' been started yet? If not ill start and finish it for you now: Kicking people from EC gives 1 entry to the instance Joining same EC after being kicked does use an entry Getting kicked again from same instance still restores 1 entry Profit RESOLUTION: Disable kicking (AT THE VERY LEAST TEMPORARY DISABLE KICKING UNTIL THE ISSUE IS RESOLVED) This is unacceptable that the prestige pass CLEARLY states that I will be receiving something that I am currently not getting. As well as this, from my recent support ticket I was angered by this sentence: "We are waiting for an update from our Devs regarding the fix or compensation." So if they fix EC we get no comp, if they cant fix it, we get some form of comp? TLDR: DISABLE KICKING, ENABLE EC
  28. 2 points
    I have know people who make kinah not by farming and selling crafting materials, or crafted gear, etc. etc. those people have told me the make kinah by working the broker, and that means waiting for someone to put an item with a low price on sale in the broker, buy it, and so put it on sale again at a higher price.
  29. 2 points
  30. 2 points
    There used to be a thread before where people would post skins they wanted in the BCM and sometimes the person in charge of it would actually add some of them. I didn't feel like necro'n the old post so I made a new one. I would like it if some (or all) of these made it into the BCM (or events, tbh): Elroco Hat - [item: 125040235] Eli's Uniform - [item: 110901645] - This was in there before, please re-add it. Eli's Hairstyle - [item: 125045876] Fishing Penguin Hat - [item: 125046002] Roly-poly Festival Hairpin - [item: 125060094] Sunseeker's Beachwear - [item: 110905163] Butterfly Gem Outfit - [item: 110901788] Small Butterfly Wings - [item/112000157] Eastern Gothic - [item: 110901131] Light Follower - [item: 110901770] Light Follower Lace - [item: 112000145] Moonlit Hanbok - [item: 110901732] Punk Rock - [item: 110905125] Striped Ballet Dress - [item: 110900137] Scarlet Waltz Dress - [item: 110000070] Scarlet Waltz Gloves - [item: 111000111] Scarlet Waltz Skirt - [item: 113000071] Scarlet Waltz Drapery - [item: 112000137] Scarlet Waltz Boots - [item: 114000111] Scarlet Waltz Hairpiece - [item: 125046158] Hippo: [item:190120077] The BCM is really lacking. Please do something about it. Thanks.
  31. 2 points
    I like to think that for most people, it's a simply priority shift. When you're young and have more time and energy, working for something in a game is enjoyable and rewarding. When you get older and you have more responsibilities on your plate, you simply cannot invest that time and energy into a game and feel the same sense of fulfillment. Why work for a virtual achievement when I can spend that time in a different venture where my efforts are actually rewarded (e.g.: more RL work = more pay, promotion opportunities, networking, etc. or spending time with friends = social development and more intimate relationships).
  32. 2 points
    @Cyan Right, so where have you said this? Not in the Evergale Canyon thread you created and locked... Do you honestly expect users to go through your post history to find information you should be updating in the thread you created? As @Shavera-DN pointed out, prestige pass holders have a right to be pissed of and angry, if not by paying for a service/product which they are not receiving, but the shear lack of communication surrounding the issue. While i can appreciate "waiting for all of the information", update the thread because currently it looks as if NCWest has identified the issue, disabled the instance and forgotten about it as it is now nearing 1 month from that thread creation.
  33. 2 points
    [Motion Card] The Dragon's Set [Motion Card] Red's Basket for Granny Moon Rabbit's Picnic Moon Rabbit's Picnic Hat Aureate Picnic Aureate Picnic Hat Fairy Dress Summer Sun Uniform Frozen Aristocracy & Ornament Modern Outwear & Accessory im pretty sure these are all easy to put back on the BCM, skins/motions dont break the game, listening the community about it wont hurt, you guys put these up, we buy them. ITS A WIN/WIN. @Cyan if you arent able to do these changes, please, begging you, to foward these to someone who has the power to do so, again, its a win/win situation for the community and the economy of ncwest.
  34. 2 points
  35. 2 points
    The character creator is not as good as Aion, sadly. You can do something nice looks and even more if you are willing to buy the store character changes. The armors are nice. Some better than Aion and some not so much. Dyes are handled by account and once you unlock a color, it stays unlocked for all characters to use when you wish. But the scenery is 500% more beautiful than Aion. Oh.. I forgot to add. You can SWIM! And the underwater areas are every bit as lovely as the land areas!
  36. 2 points
    I can understand that. I would suggest Guild Wars 2 to you as an alternative to Aion. The scenery is jaw-droppingly beautiful. You can play totally alone if you wish. You never have to set foot in a dungeon. You can just play and explore and do the campaign quests and farm bosses (don't have to be in group for loot) and craft decent gear. You can PvP whenever you want to. There are areas with flight as well. Or you could try a single player game. Aion in it's current state isn't for you. So don't add to your stress.
  37. 2 points
    The longer you linger over a lost cause, the worse your nostalgia becomes. NCSOFT has no plans in attempting to bring back what they have removed because it would serve them no purpose. The current system of the game has brought it to a standstill and it's up to you whether you wish to continue beating the dead horse or move on.
  38. 2 points
    To the first, yes. You aren't happy now. You won't be happy later. Pretty much end of discussion. As to the second, I do not agree that too much was deleted. Leveling is perfect right now exactly as it is. They did a very good job of streamlining the process and making all the rewards relevant.
  39. 2 points
    Wow, you really need a chill pill lmfao. - What should be the reward? the crappy quest gear you're talking about? - Quest gear is enough till you're lvl 80. After that, you need to run instances and/or gather frags for PvP gear. - All blue quests (or 95% at least) need to be done to go to max level - I would, lol - No, but a newbie CAN run FM and sell duplicates for 2m a run. - Yea? lol? I use the lvl 1 skin AND use a Sunburst hat and orb because I like the design - I have never seen a group wipe over 5 times in 7.0 - You literally say to open a master server e v e r y s i n g l e d a y. I'm not opposing you, I like the game, I don't like our management. If we had better management, the game would be far better. It's the weekend, Neleth, relax.
  40. 2 points
    Rifting was never good, those who wanted to rift were geared and ready for it and they were rifting in a leveling area full of people with white or green gear. Rifting died when the levelers were given an option to go to Fast Track server so twinkers found no easy pray to kill. Twinks never wanted to play against twinks, because if they did, rifting/twinking wouldn't die when FT was launched and it would still be alive at least until 5.8 High level rifting is obsolete when the end game maps are shared and it is like a constant rift pvp thing.
  41. 2 points
    Can you add these weapon skins to the BCM please. Daru Cipher-Blade https://aioncodex.com/us/item/102101001/ Burlesque Cipher-Blade https://aioncodex.com/us/item/102150084/ Panda Aethertech Cipher-Blade https://aioncodex.com/us/item/102150077/ @Cyan@Gideon I'm @'n you because she could so i want to as well :cI
  42. 2 points
    I imagine it's frowned upon to say "That was pretty fu c k ing bad" from an NCsoft employee, lol. Yes Human Resources, pretty much the police force of any corp would definitely get a hold of that lol.
  43. 2 points
    For some Halloween themed skins: Dark Menace Butterfly Gem Outfit Dark Masquerade Attire Night's Dress / Dress of Light Captain Harlock's Outfit / Kei's Outfit Cute Kitter Ensemble Charming Kitter Suit Dazzling Arabian Costume (and the Magic Rug Mount)
  44. 2 points
    Put them in a cabinet or pet and take them out once in awhile to remember the good'ol'days.
  45. 2 points
    Panda Power Wheels is quite cute. Apparently there is also a Cat version that comes in two colors that we have yet to get. I want a kitty ride =^.^= Cheese Cat (unknown name)
  46. 2 points
    how shitty my gear is tyvm
  47. 2 points
  48. 2 points
    @Cyan Will Karunerk's Workshop ever get updated? (The Luna crafting) We used to get new skins/mounts/furniture/pets etc. every couple weeks in 5.8, but now we've only have the same Dark/Light follower skins and breezy furniture for months. Not even NEW like brand new never before seen skins, just new as in different and not the exact same things for months at a time. Is there any chance for updating it on a regular basis again? It would also be nice if we had access to guestblooms for armor/weapon skins again too.
  49. 2 points
    Teaming with your alts means that you make a 6-man premade alt enemy group to play against, you have to apply at the same time and you have to get an entry at the exact same time so you know you are teamed with your own alts. Plenty of times you might get an entry but not on your main group and your alt group at the same time so people would have to pass... passing on that game gives a free win to the enemy group that got teamed against you. Because that team will get in, but you won't because you passed and are ready to re-apply hoping to get teamed with your main. I know this because in AD we entered the other time, one rank 1 character was in the enemy list and he then left the game... that was a spy to see who we were, eventually their group didn't even enter and we had a free easy run. Which defo didn't hurt me that someone else was trying to team himself with his alts and gave me a free run. The best thing they can do is see how many extra runs people did and charge the luna they would have to use. nobody would get a ban, those who did 30 EC runs will have to pay for those with luna, if their account doesn't have enough luna for all the entries they abused, the luna currency should go to a minus number. So if they buy luna it will eventually pay off either by luna crafting or by buying it.
  50. 2 points
    The level 80 PvP gear from 5.8 would be amazing! Boxes that give the armor itself exist, it would be nice if we could get them for the skins. I would throw my money at the BCM so fast. High Commander Armor: [item:188058998] High Commander Weapons: [item:188058729] High Commander Wings: [item:188058727]
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