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  1. Dear NCSoft:

    Dear NCSoft: I was introduced to AION back when I had to pay a subscription to play (2010/2011, I think. I don’t know what version, I didn’t keep up with that sort of thing). I played 10 to 16 hours a day and loved it. I had to work, grind, gather, craft, trade with others or fight to get anything. There were so many beautiful places to visit and hundreds of quest to get me there and keep me busy exploring. So many interesting creatures to fight. A lot of different places I could actually use my beautiful wings (would have been nice to have had a few more). My quest limit was usually maxed out. It was challenging to get leveled. It was challenging to get good gear. It was challenging to play this beautiful game. There are a few things that some of the updates have been an improvement to the game since 2011: Minions. It’s interesting and fun to help them update, evolve and grow. And the stats are a bonus. The extra cube for quest items, which helps tremendously with the inventory problem. Being able to access a store to sell waste items when I can’t get back to an NPC. The level cap being 80 now. The introduction of the Studio Homes. To name a few. Now with this 6.2 version update so much has been totally destroyed… the challenge of playing the game is gone. I don’t have to work to get anywhere or anything, there is nothing to gather, not much to craft. Most things are handed to me in a Quest/Campaign. You have taken away so many of the beautiful places to explore, the multitude of quests that kept me busy, most of the few places where I could fly. There is no challenge to get leveled. No challenge to get good gear, it’s handed to me in quests/campaigns. Most of the fun of playing is gone. Transforming my default character to get a stat boost. Looking like every one else that wants the same stat boost is… well, it’s just confusing and having to take extra steps to see my default character is no way to play. You took away my running speed and a way to get a speed boost without looking like a cartoon character. Mounts are few and far between and temporary, and in my case expensive. Not being able to trade between other players, especially within my own Legion. Or being able to help out an alternate character in my own account. And for what… to get to end game? The fun was the challenge of getting there. To be honest, I have no idea what the end game is supposed to be, I have just seen it mentioned somewhere. My idea of end game is that you have done all you can and there is nothing left to do and the game is over. AION has (in the past) had so much room for expansion. Adding newly unexplored lands (not taking them away), places where you could fly, fight creatures that take your breath away. Gather rare and unique items for crafting. Unexplored waters where you would gather and craft swimming gear (an extra cube, like the one for quest items, would be helpful in holding skins, armor, swimming gear, any apparel). Making it so that you could capture a creature and make it a pet. Train it to loot or be a backpack. Or train it to be a mount that could be updated, evolve and grow along with a growing running speed. Raising the leveling limit so that you could keep on going and growing with the growing unexplored lands, waters and adventures that have yet to be imagined. I am not a PvP player. There were many “old” instances that I have never been in because it required a group and I don’t do well in groups. But that is on me. If I was able to see the opposing faction before they saw me I would run, or at least try to. Most of the time I was killed and had to work my way back to where I was trying to do the quest. Which was annoying but part of the game. I was never good enough to stay alive and kill anyone else. I have noticed in the forums there are many players like me that love to play solo. And there used to be a lot that a solo player could do in this game. I have been looking for another game to play since this one is no longer any fun. One that is more challenging and ran across Lineage II Classic. I noticed that it is mostly a PvP player game which is not for me. But I also noticed that the Lineage II Classic has gone back to the original challenges of the game. Can the same be done with AION? Make an “AION Classic”? Bring back the challenges of old? Bring back the fun of playing this wonderful game? I don’t know what versions brought what, there were a few years that I wasn’t able to play. But maybe go back to when Minions, the quest cube, Studio Homes and the store were introduced, as long as the game was still a challenge to play. I don’t know the ins and outs or what it takes to support an online game, and I don’t know how others feel about this, but I myself would be willing to pay a subscription again if the game could go back to basics. Back to being fun and a challenge to play. Back to the “Classic”. But then again maybe with all the above mentioned expansion suggestions… maybe a new game, a spin off if you will, can evolve. One that has the basic AION background but for the PvEers. The population that are gatherers, crafters, home makers, supporters for the warriors that protect our lands from the opposing factions. There would be no need for an ‘end game’ scenario. Updates could include a new land or sea to discover ever three or four months. One where I would have to master the sea before I could move on to a new land. These are just a few of my thoughts and suggestions. Thanks for your time in reading this, I know it’s long. But I thought it necessary to get most of my points across. Thanks again, and have a wonderful day, evening and night, whichever the case may be.
  2. Suggestion about Transform pots

    Yes, it is so that I could keep my default character's aesthetic appearance (I love the way she looks, and like showing her off) and still get the benefits of the temporary stats boost. I sell all of the Transformation Pots and Transformation Contracts and do without the stat boosts because I refuse to look like anything other than the character I created. And I refuse to pay to look like my default character. Permanent mounts are few and far between, and expensive in my case. But if the pots were made into temporary mounts... I thought it would be a win win situation. You get a speed boost for a short time and keep your characters default appearance. I get killed A LOT. Playing the game is really slow now, and not nearly as fun as it used to be. Takes a long time to get from one place to another and to do most things now. I miss not being able to gather and craft items to broker for the benefit other players. Not a PvP player. And to be honest, I have no idea how much of this Transformation stuff works. I just know that when I used a blue pot my character looked like a fat purple penguin, and I just wanted to hide until the time expired. Thanks for the answer to my last question.
  3. Suggestion about Transform pots

    I mean that when you use one of the pots you get a mount where you can have the stats for how ever long the pot lasts. With mounts there would be no need for the Transparent Scrolls. But I do have another question for you Bryos... When you unlock a Transformation, which stats do you get? Do you have to unlock more than one to get different stats? You know what.... never mind, it was just a suggestion. How do I delete this post or suggestion.
  4. Most of the posts that I have read are of people complaining about the transformation of their default character to get the brief boost in stats. My suggestion is make the transformation pots into a mount. A player gets the stats boost and it doesn't affect the appearance of their character. You would have to make it so that the "mounted" player could fight and do what he/she normally would if they were transformed, but at least they wouldn't look like every other player playing the game. Also with there being so many transformation pot options it would be nice to have a separate cube (like the one that holds our quest items) for just the pots. They really do take up so much room in our inventory, as does our second set of armor. It would be nice to be able to combine all of the PvE armor, weapons and accessories in one square and all of the PvP armor,weapons and accessories in another square, so as not to take up so much inventory space.
  5. Can't sell anything

    What is the point of having a second toon if you can't sell anything to make extra Kinah to advance or expand inventory or warehouse? Or other things that require Kinah? Not fair... and now that you can't transfer Kinah through the Account warehouse, what is the second toon to do?
  6. There are supposed to be 5 candles. I don't know if you have to talk to the NPC first, but she does tell you what you have to do. You have to light the candles in order under a certain time limit. When you are running slow as molasses it's impossible to do. I even tried to do it in my little black car and only got to light the third candle. But to answer your question, I think it must be a bug because there are supposed to be 5 of them.
  7. Aion 2

    Here's what I found, typing Aion2 in Google. https://forums.aiononline.com/topic/2747-aion-2-confirmed-to-be-pc-console-mmorpg/ Plus there are other articles, if your interested.
  8. Aion 2

    I don't have a cell phone, so no, not everyone has a phone.
  9. Drakenspire Depths

    Problem solved with the Weekly Server Maintenance. Was able to re-enter, finish the instance and move on. Thanks Aion.
  10. Drakenspire Depths

    Thanks for answering. I will just do Luna for a week and see if I can get back in then because there aren't any other quests I can do to move forward. Gonna be a very boring week.
  11. Keyboard not working

    I don't have that problem, so I'm thinking it may be the computer, but then you just typed this post, so not sure what the problem could be. Sorry, can't help, but thought I would post that I don't have the keyboard problems you speak of.
  12. I'm having trouble getting back into Drakenspire Depths. It keeps telling me that "You must wait 1 minute before entering Drakenspire Depths." Which started yesterday. An unforeseen event caused me to have to quit suddenly and now I can't get back in to finish the "Sacred Memories" Campaign to move on. I thought waiting a whole day might solve the problem but I still can't get in and getting the same message. No option to abandon the campaign and start it over. I really don't want to delete my character and start all over again. Any suggestions?
  13. Stuck on lvl 55 on Gelkmaro's

    I just finished the "Advance" campaign and moved on to Enshar.
  14. Essencetapping

    At least 25 people have looked at this question and yet still no one has an answer?
  15. Hiding transformations

    Why are they selling Costumes in the Gold Sands Shop if you can't see them when transformed?