and the Aion
staff have been spending a lot of time lately working to get the Aion
community involved and engaged in ways beyond just playing the game. They began with the Eye on Community feature, brought out Aion apparel
, and now NCsoft gives you Aion Around the World
team is enjoying the international popularity of their game and want to see it in action. Community Manager Andrew "Tamat" Beegle explains "to highlight the global phenomenon that
Aion has become, we want to see pictures of our community members in public locations. We're looking for pictures of our players participating in exciting activities or showcasing
Aion-themed merchandise, art, or cosplay."
Tamat and two other Aion
team members Ayase and Amboss illustrated the idea by cleverly getting themselves into one photo while 5,000 miles apart. (We anticipate someone taking the idea a step farther by doing the same thing with their entire guild.) Aion
will be featuring the pictures on their site for the next few months, so get to work on those wings, grab your camera, and send your photos to the Aion
Community email. Have fun!