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Age of Aincrad is a MMOARPG (Massively Multiplayer Online Action Role Playing Game), inspired by the popular anime series Sword Art Online. To avoid legal problems, we are not making an exact replica of the series, and we are not gathering funds for personal gains. All donations are invested into the project.

If someone asked why we are dedicating our time and effort into this project with near nothing in return, this would be our answer:

"We are unsatisfied by the way MMORPGs are currently created. Right now, most have almost the same code structure, only using different models, levels and graphic styles.
Our goal is to overhaul this idea and create a totally new MMORPG with our own view on what an MMORPG should be.

Exploration, adventure, immersion and fun. These are keywords used by almost every publisher, however they don't appear in the game themselves. Progression in MMO games has started to be defined as grinding through the whole game, then having fun at max level. We do not agree with this, a player should be able to enjoy and appreciate the time they invest in the game from start to max level.

We would like to show the gaming community that a MMORPG can have different mechanics, a different game-play experience. This very idea is why we believe that indie developers like us can create this game.

We have the freedom to take a different path, not one that current AAA developers take today. We are not restrained by a publisher that only wants to make money out of the game and is afraid of utilizing a different approach. The size of the project can become considerably smaller while keeping the same level of immersion, fun and quality that all MMO players enjoy.
That is why we dedicate our time, energy and effort into this project."

Here is a list of all the important sites for Age of Aincrad related information:
Home Page: Age-of-aincrad.com
Forum: Age-of-aincrad.com
FAQ: Age-of-aincrad.com
Wiki: Age-of-aincrad.gamepedia.com
IndieDB: Indiedb.com
Twitter: Twitter.com
Live Stream: Twitch.tv
Developer Live Stream: Twitch.tv
YouTube: Youtube.com

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2 comments by Draulon on May 4th, 2014

So we are here again - two streams passed by since we last updated this page.
I guess the main reason there is an option to post news is keeping the indiedb community up to date on "whats new".

So without further ado - a changelog.

  • We have started to do serious work on Floor 8, 9 and 10 - since those will be the ones we are targeting the alpha version/demo reel with.
  • We did a lot of progress GUI side, we created the login screen with the character creation,
    and implemented them ingame.
  • We revealed some concept art regarding floor 10 and its mobs.
  • We have a new website coming up thanks to our talented web developers.
  • We revealed several soundtracks made by our talented composers.

A showcase can be found on our facebook page!

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forte226 Feb 23 2015, 7:30am says:

This looks like it will be an amazing game

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wizarmonn Jan 30 2015, 1:40am replied:

When you get an Alpha Key you will be an Alpha Tester meaning you will be able to test the game while it's early in development.

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EmpoleonMaster Jan 19 2015, 5:44am says:

Nevermind I found out

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EmpoleonMaster Jan 18 2015, 12:02am says:

Whats an alpha key?

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Durexx Jan 14 2015, 4:40pm says:

any updates on the game? is it going to have open testing (if so when)?

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Kon4ta Jan 15 2015, 9:24am replied:

Those who have alpha key will be able to test(not play) the game when alpha come out(there is no release date yet).

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@CommandoBanano Current available positions: T.co

Apr 18 2015, 5:28pm

@Liatrick We'll be posting dates and streaming events before-hand, as of now, we are focusing full on development.

Apr 18 2015, 5:24pm

@Alexoandcompany Not at the moment, be sure to follow us on future updates!

Apr 18 2015, 5:22pm

New home page for AoA has gone live. We will be adding developer blogs and exclusive content there over time! T.co

Apr 18 2015, 5:19pm

@MLyubomi Yes.

Apr 15 2015, 12:44pm

RT @Snow_edm: Woot we made it! 50k likes on FB!!! Thanks again! We couldn't do this without you <3 @AoA_MMORPG T.co

Apr 15 2015, 12:43pm

We have just added Environment and Character Artist to our jobs page! Feel free to get in touch with us! T.co

Mar 28 2015, 7:47am

We have our animations up on the Facebook page, go check them out here! T.co

Mar 28 2015, 7:46am

@rulo_cmb We will have an alpha and beta test in the future. Keys can only be obtained from giveaways, events, etc.

Mar 27 2015, 4:16am

@Ryanlawson11 When it comes to animation clean up, we can tweak and fix the animations to add more weight to the props we used, etc.

Mar 26 2015, 12:58pm

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