Very little is known so far in regards to how PVP will work in A:IR, but air battling via air ships has been confirmed. Players were able to play an early Alpha version of the game at the GStar 2017 convention that included both air and ground battles. 

Realm v Realm

  • Sky battles (actual name unknown) - two teams of 20 (?) players take to the sky in airships with the goal of eliminating each other and/or the primary base. Destroy the enemy ship, or commandeer it and use it against the enemy's team. If ships weren't enough, the local creatures, including dragons, bring their own chaos to the fight.
  • Ground battles - Control a powerful mech