Rivals of Aether began development in April of 2014. In July 2014 the game was announced and the first two characters (Zetterburn and Orcane) In August of 2014 it was announced the game would be released on Xbox One as part of the ID@Xbox Program.
Rivals of Aether is set in a world where warring civilizations of classical elements compete for dominance in their home world of Aether. There are currently 11 stages along with 8 playable characters, with a sword-based character set to release in the near future.
Online Play Edit
The game uses a Peer 2 Peer system for Online play. You can choose to find a random online opponent or play with one of your friend. The online supports 1 versus 1 or 2 versus 2. Ranked matchmaking and ping filter will be added in the future.
It is recommended to get in touch with your region's community via their Discord server if you want to make sure to have non-laggy matches.