NCsoft have announced the release date for Aion: Assault on Balaurea, the next chapter in the Aion universe.

The expansion will be available as a digital download on the 7th September and as a retail box, which includes exclusive in-game pets, on the 10th September.

Aion: Assault on Balaurea, includes new zones, updated instances, an increased level cap, new weapons and items, new skills and added flight mechanics. It also introduces functional pets equipped with in-game benefits.