We’ve bought a bit of fine information, dangerous information, and actually dangerous information for these trying to hop servers in Lord of the Rings Online and Dungeons and Dragons Online. Sure, you possibly can as soon as once more pay to maneuver your character between energetic servers, however no, your characters on lifeless worlds are nonetheless in digital limbo. And a few DDO gamers are completely screwed.
“World character and shared merchandise transfers have been re-enabled. Transfers from Bombadil without spending a dime are actually accessible and can stay accessible by September 15th,” the studio said. Nonetheless, take be aware that this doesn’t apply to in all places: “Transfers from the closed recreation worlds stay unavailable.”
The actually dangerous information comes for DDO’s Wayfinder server players: Wayfinder was taken offline final night time and apparently a suffered catastrophic rollback of over three weeks due to information corruption.
“Wayfinder skilled a major problem throughout our information heart work in the present day that triggered character information to be corrupted going again to the morning hours Japanese of July 15th. To be able to appropriate this problem, we now have needed to roll Wayfinder again to about 7:30 AM Japanese on July 15th. Because of this all character progress made since July 15th has been misplaced, and isn’t capable of be restored. We’re at the moment working to seize and refund any factors spent on character-based purchases made on Wayfinder throughout that point, and we are going to present additional info when it turns into accessible. That work will not be anticipated to be accomplished this night. All Account-based purchases stay intact. We will likely be offering extra info within the coming days. We deeply apologize to gamers on Wayfinder for this problem. We will likely be asserting make good presents for affected gamers within the coming days. That is the primary time within the recreation’s historical past we now have needed to do this type of rollback, and we intend to verify we take steps to stop the same scenario from occurring sooner or later.”
This week, LOTRO introduced the sport as much as Update 27.2, which unlocked Helm’s Deep on the development servers and added Rohan housing. Curious if these new premium homes are for you? Read our take on the subject.