Today lost ark The update should be big for those waiting for new content to play, with new story quests and skins coming soon.
And that’s not to mention the Balance tweaks, bug fixes, and gameplay improvements will go live on Thursday, March 10.
Developers Smilegate also confirmed that they will be adding new cosmetics to the game, along with offering the latest login rewards to keep fans coming back for more. The only downside is that there will be server maintenance performed which will keep the game offline.
The timing means some Lost Ark players will have to wait to start downloading the exciting latest patch before they experience everything it includes.
Lost Ark server outage confirmed for March 10
Smilegate has confirmed that before a new update can be released, the Lost Ark server shutdown must occur at 8:00 GMT on Thursday, March 10. The maintenance is scheduled to last around four hours, which means that today’s new Lost Ark update should be available to download at 12:00 GMT on the same day. For players in North America, the same server downtime will occur between 12pm PDT and 4am PDT.
Any delays or changes to this schedule should be announced via the game’s official social media platforms. A message from Smilegate explains: “The March update with new content and a series of bug fixes has arrived! Downtime for the update will begin on March 10 at 12:00 a.m. PT (8:00 a.m. UTC) and is expected to last 4 hours.
The full patch notes were also shared today by Lost Ark and the most important highlights can be found below:
Lost Ark Patch Notes for March 10
Discover a new story, with its own quests, new islands and cinematic moments. These quests will include a cast of new and returning characters as you learn more about the Sidereals and seek out the legendary Kadan, the first Guardian Slayer, on your journey to find the final Ark.
Players will need to have completed Feiton, along with the following quests: “Yorn – Let There Be Light”, “Whispering Islet – Beginning of Our Story” and “Illusion Bamboo Island – End of Trials” as a prerequisite before starting. the new endgame quests. Isteri and Illusion Bamboo Islands are recommended for players at item level 1100.
Abyss Raid – Argos
Similar to Guardian Raids players have encountered on their adventures through Arkesia, participants will need to work together to defeat Guardian Argos before time runs out, with a limited number of revives available to the party. As an implacable enemy, eight players must face Argos.
To take on Argos, players must first complete the guide quest “Abyss Raid Unlocked!”. Those who meet the requirements can enter the encounter via the Abyssal Raid Statue in major cities, where they can search for combat companions via matchmaking or by finding a specific group. Players can also find a party and enter the encounter using the “Find Party” button below the minimap.
Looking for a change of pace after intense matches of Abyssal Raids and competitive Proving Grounds? Look no further than the limited-time Arkesia Grand Prix racing event, available next month. In this mode, two teams of seven players (7v7) will compete against each other, racing around a course while transforming and attempting to progress towards their objective while preventing the other team from progressing. Progress can be earned by reaching the goal and eating cakes! The Arkesia Grand Prix will be live for approximately one month after the March update, until the April update is released.
Added the Omen Skin Collection to the in-game store. These cosmetics will be available in exchange for Royal Crystals until the April Update releases.
NEW LOGIN BONUSES
The March update will add a new track for players to receive daily rewards for daily logging and claiming. Rewards include a variety of useful materials, such as break-in materials, gear selection chests, map packs, and more! This track will have 25 daily bonuses, as well as additional rewards at the 10, 15, and 20 day thresholds. These rewards will be available until our April update.
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