SHADOWS OVER RED KATALAM

Update 7.2 is here – play it now!

It’s time to party in AION as update 7.2 is now live on the European servers! Experience merciless PvP and PvE action!

Along with AION 7.2, “The Windstream” event is also starting, so hold on tight! You’ll find further information further down this news post.

Here’s what’s coming:

  • You’ve been invited to a party at Beninerk’s Manor where you and your friends will have to face a cunning enemy.
  • Merciless battles are raging in Red Katalam: engage in an epic mass battle with up to 2,000 players.
  • Contest thrilling duels at the Orbis Training Arena! Find out how good your skills as a warrior really are.


You’ll find further details about the new instance, Beninerk’s Manor, in our announcement news. If you want to find out more about AION’s new mass battle, take a look at the news about Red Katalam.

More power!

Dispatch your enemies into the next world – the six new legendary and one ultimate transformation will make you even more powerful!


The new legendary transformations:

  • Israphel’s Apostle
  • Zikel’s Apostle
  • Kaisinel’s Apostle
  • Siel’s Apostle
  • Nezekan’s Apostle
  • Marchutan’s Apostle

The new ultimate transformation:

  • Marchutan’s Apostle

Improvements

There are now reward drops in the Tower of Challenge for you. What are you waiting for? Get some Kinah and the Teleport Scroll for the 4th Floor!

Additionally, the rewards for the ranking list have been adjusted and many more improvements made to your favourite game.

Check out the trailer and see for yourself:

If you want to find out more details about the update, take a look at our patch notes.

The Windstream

Running: 30/10 to 27/11
Requirement: level 76 or higher

To celebrate the launch of update 7.2, you’ll have the chance to bag some high-quality equipment in this event! If you complete a thrilling quest, you’ll be rewarded with the Merciless Intruder’s Ultimate Armour Chest and the Ultimate Silent Black Feather Armour Chest!

Here’s how it works:

During the quest, you’ll be walked through the basics of PvE and PvP, receiving important equipment, enchanting, improving and boosting with manastones along the way – so that you become an even more powerful Daeva!

  • Once you reach level 76, the quest will be displayed.
  • Start the Windstream quest via the orange quest icon (Active Helper Campaigns).
  • The quest is divided into two segments: PvE and PvP.

PvE: Your journey from Narakkalli to the Stella Development Laboratory

To obtain the Merciless Intruder’s Ultimate Armour Chest, you’ll have to complete the following sections of the quest multiple times:

1. Daevas reach Lakrum
Lisiel will hand over some legendary PvE equipment: 2 weapons and a complete set of armour.

2. Attack on Narakkalli
Defeat Mahorosh in Narakkalli.

3. Enchant the equipment
Learn how to enhance your equipment with enchantments.

4. Storm the Holy Tower
Defeat Brigade General Nergal with your comrades.

5. The Manastones
Learn how to use the Slot Stones and combine your equipment with manastones.

6. Conquer Makarna of Bitterness
Defeat Beritra with your comrades.

7. Liberate Prometun’s Workshop
Defeat Prigga with your comrades.

8. The Stella Development Laboratory
Defeat Weakling Daeva Mob Leader with your comrades.

9. Your ultimate reward
During your Windstream adventure so far, you have collected 4 [Event] PvE Hunting Wind Shavings for which you’ll now be rewarded with the Merciless Intruder’s Ultimate Armour Chest.

PvP: Your path to enhanced ancient equipment

To obtain the Ultimate Silent Black Feather Armour Chest, you’ll have to complete the following sections of the quest multiple times:

1. Arrival in Lakrum
Windiel will hand over some legendary PvP equipment: 2 weapons and a complete set of armour.

2. The Genesis Crystals
Conquer a fortress in Lakrum and complete the weekly quest to obtain the Genesis Crystals.

3. Obtain your PvP equipment
Purchase the Ancient Windrider’s Top with your crystals.

4. Enchant the equipment
Learn how to enhance your equipment with enchantments.

5. Enhanced equipment
Collect Abyss Points on the Illumiel Battlefield by fighting your way through the Hererim Mine or defeating opponents in the open world of Atreia.

6. Arrival in Dumaha
Find out everything a Daeva needs to know about Stellium, the currency in Dumaha: earn Stellium through Altar Siege Battles.

7. Enhanced equipment
Gather the required materials and upgrade your Ancient Windrider’s Top to a legendary one!

8. Your ultimate reward
During your Windstream adventure so far, you have collected 4 [Event] PvE Hunting Wind Shavings for which you’ll now be rewarded with the Ultimate Silent Black Feather Armour Chest.

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