If you're an Aion
fan and are anxiously awaiting the forthcoming 1.9 patch (and honestly who isn't), you'll want to head over to the European website and check out the recently released patch-centric video podcast. NCsoft
producers Chris Hager and Lani Blazier, as well as community manager Andrew Beegle, talk about everything from UI customization, to counter-stun mechanics, to reduced soul healing and travel costs.
"We have drastically reduced the prices of soul healing, soul binding, and transportation, and I think players are going to find it's a big win. I know we do internally because it is really expensive to heal your soul, bind to a location, and fly places
," Blazier says. The trio also discuss the new equipment rental system and drop hints about a large amount of new quests coming in the update.
Check out the full podcast
, and don't forget to peruse our exclusive interviews with Chris Hager about 2.0
as well as Aion