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The server capability in Lost Ark’s Central Europe area cannot be elevated any additional regardless of European gamers persevering with to face lengthy login queues within the just lately launched MMO. “Adding more servers is not possible based on the complexity of all the systems that need to work together,” Lost Ark developer Smilegate RPG mentioned in a weblog publish.
The disappointing information for European Central gamers follows the game’s newly added European area of servers. The developer is encouraging gamers to change areas and hopes that the brand new Europe West area “is an appealing option for new players or for players who have not significantly progressed on Europe Central.”
This doesn’t try this a lot for gamers who’ve put in plenty of time into the game as Lost Ark doesn’t assist character transfers or cross-region play which the developer says “will not rest until [the studio has] exhausted all options.” For gamers who need to change areas, Smilegate RPG says they’re giving new gamers a “second variation of the Founders Packs to all users who purchased them.” The additional possibility will make it simpler to transition with out leaving something behind in one other area.
“We definitely hear the request for server transfer functionality and have thoroughly investigated our options. This instant functionality does not currently exist in Lost Ark. This service just rolled out in Korea and is a weekly batch process that requires maintenance to run,” the developer mentioned. Additionally, the developer is constant to work on bug fixes which embrace enhancing matchmaking, decreasing gold-seller spam, and enhancing the soundness of Crystalline Aura.