Ages of Athiria is a truly dynamic game, providing its players the real ability to affect the world around them. Several player-driven systems, especially player-run cities and their justice systems, form the foundation of a game with incredible potential for social interaction and intriguing political subplots.
Shedding overused class- and level-based designs, Ages of Athiria uses a unique knowledge- and skill-based character advancement system. You are capable of becoming a warrior, hunter, merchant, sorcerer, high priest, or a variety of other distinct professions based on your play style and actions. Even if you tire of one profession, you can change to another at any time just by using the skills of the profession you want to become. Entertainment and challenge are provided by both developer- and player-generated content arising from your decisions and actions within the game itself.
In Ages of Athiria, your actions and discoveries cause the history of the world to advance. This is truly what represents the next generation of online interactive entertainment. In Ages of Athiria you have found a game where not only can you play for years without getting bored, but also a game where you can socialize with old friends, and meet new ones, over a tankard of ale in your own tavern, even in your own city. You have a sense of ownership in this world, whose history you will help shape.