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Massively multi-player online role playing game (MMORPG) giant NCsoft has confirmed rumours that Aion: The Tower of Eternity is to switch from a subscription-based title to a free-to-play game later this month.
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It looks like World of Warcraft is going to be the only subscription based MMORPG soon.
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This is only for Europe mad.gif
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Nice to see some games going free to play, soon wow might be free to play until lvl 30-45
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And EVE Online - altrhough its also in principle possible to play it free if you buy the timecodes with in game currency.
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well they are going where the money is... there's a game that i play the avg high ranked player spends $300 each day for (maximum that can be done every 24 hours) 3 days out of each week just to get best equiptment but usually fails. biggrin.gif i spend less then 100 and i got the best weapons for what i need to do biggrin.gif
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well they are going where the money is... there's a game that i play the avg high ranked player spends $300 each day for (maximum that can be done every 24 hours) 3 days out of each week just to get best equiptment but usually fails. biggrin.gif i spend less then 100 and i got the best weapons for what i need to do biggrin.gif

Well...at least you can still smile about it...? Aion was a fun game when it started but our server was so one sided within a year it went bad. Maybe I'll give it another go now.
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I Liked Aion personally.
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Well...at least you can still smile about it...? Aion was a fun game when it started but our server was so one sided within a year it went bad. Maybe I'll give it another go now.

of course i can still smile about it, it's really interesting biggrin.gif. there was no server balance wth.gif ?
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Interesting, I'm on EU servers but quit playing because of horrible population imbalance. I liked the character design, combat and visuals. Got a gladiator (I think that's what it's called) to lvl 35 before giving up, might give it a very casual try.
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It looks like World of Warcraft is going to be the only subscription based MMORPG soon.

EVE online and SWTOR are still subscription based
 
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