The next Lost Ark The weekly update starts on March 31st and is scheduled to go live after a long server maintenance.
The good news is that fans waiting for the game to come back online via Steam can do so while perusing the latest patch notes. And with major tweaks coming to the proving ground, fans may want to double-check the latest news before diving back into their latest Lost Ark adventure.
Here’s what we know so far about this week’s Lost Ark update and weekly maintenance schedule.
How long have Lost Ark servers been down?
Developer Smilegate has confirmed this that the Lost Ark server maintenance will last for several hours on Thursday, March 31st and will end with the start of the next weekly update. As per the current schedule, Lost Ark server maintenance will begin at 8:00am BST and end at 12:00pm BST. This means that Lost Ark’s servers will be down for a total of four hours with no expectation that the downtime will last.
A message from Smilegate explains: “The Lost Ark weekly update will take place on March 31st at 00:00 PT / 07:00 UTC / 09:00 CET with an expected downtime of 4 hours for all servers and regions. Please note that the team is aware that server time is displayed incorrectly in certain regions in Europe that follow daylight saving time. Thank you for your patience and we will let you know when the servers are back online.”
Lost Ark has also received early patch notes detailing all the big changes coming to the Steam platform this week. No new content is expected today, the next big push is expected in April 2022. The full patch notes for this week’s Lost Ark update are below and include the following changes:
- Fixed an issue that resulted in players starting at Bronze Rank instead of Silver Rank (1500 MMR) in the Competitive Proving Grounds.
- Fixed an issue where the OT timer would not display during PvP matches.
- Fixed an issue where chat text could change inappropriately or appear outside of the chat window.
- Improves the [Weekly] Battle Item Bundle so players can now select their favorite Battle Item Chests instead of getting a random grant.
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https://www.hitc.com/en-gb/2022/03/30/lost-ark-update-weekly-server-maintenance-today/ Lost Ark Update & Weekly Server Maintenance (March 31st)