Lost Ark March update provides Abyss Raids and endgame story content material

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Lost Ark has been an prompt success since launching outdoors of South Korea. In truth, it’s been so fashionable that developer Smilegate had so as to add a brand new set of European area servers. While the studio can’t improve the server capability there, it may proceed to pump out new content material for the smash-hit MMO.

The new month goes to be stuffed with stuff, in response to the March update reveal on the game’s web site. Only two items of content material are detailed, however they’re fairly substantial. The first is a brand new story episode centered on Kadan, the primary Guardian slayer, who’s fairly necessary to the MMO’s overarching lore. This episode will take gamers to the Isteri and Illusion Bamboo islands, however solely as soon as they’ve accomplished three key quests. That’s as a result of this story episode is taken into account endgame content material and is “recommended for players at item level 1100.”

The different piece of content material revealed is the primary Abyss Raid. Like Guardian Raids, these pit you towards the all-important Guardians in a gaggle boss struggle. Abyss Raids, nevertheless, present a a lot harder problem: eight gamers should work collectively via three totally different phases earlier than the boss really goes down. Each part comes with its personal reward, so even in case you fail halfway via, it is best to nonetheless stroll away with a comfort prize. The first Abyss Raid options Argos, pictured on the high of this text.

“This isn’t all the content that will be included in the March update,” in response to Smilegate’s publish, so anticipate extra bulletins because the month continues. While you wait, you’ll be able to work on one of the best construct to your class to arrange for that Argos struggle. We may also help you max out the Gunlancer, Artillerist, Paladin, Shadowhunter, and extra.