The Cherry Blossom Festival is in full bloom over at Aion Europe, with this spring festival offering a hero trial, a “topsy-turvy” laboratory, a photoshoot, and an expected cash shop sale.
Additionally, Aion EU announced that it’s switched out the contents for its Shugo vending machine and added a bunch of new recipes for substance morphing. I got three to five years for substance morphing back in the day, but you don’t see people erecting statues for me.
And this is just the beginning of the rest of the news! Read on for a roundup of other smaller MMO news stories and videos from this past week in this edition of The MOP Up (and if you don’t see a news story that we should have covered, drop us a tip)!
The Art of Dauntless. You know you want this hardcover book. Well, you do if you’re a video game art collector. Looks pretty nifty.
An oil rig is looming over the lands of Rust — and a new animal AI is on the way. “I’m sick and tired of seeing YouTube videos of animals walking through walls, staring at water and not fighting back, or Scientists walking backwards. This is the first step at remediation,” the lead dev said. Thanks Kinya!