Dangerous information for a sliver of the the Metropolis of Heroes rogue server neighborhood tonight: The Reddit-backed Reborn server often known as Pleiades has apparently shut down abruptly over what has been characterised as “irreconcilable variations” amongst its management. The gamer who was internet hosting the server made this announcement in Discord this night, informing gamers on the shard that he was knocking down the server and handing the databases over to the remaining employees for migration elsewhere:
In-game, gamers got the information by one of many server’s GMs, who appears to be suggesting there wasn’t a lot warning given forward of the closure.
A supply with related technical experience tells Massively OP that it could be difficult however in no way unimaginable for different servers to doubtlessly rescue misplaced characters ought to the server itself not come again on-line, however happily apparently a server migration is certainly attainable, as a number of sources have prompt to MassivelyOP that the Discord-backed Rebirth server group has supplied help and that every one hope for Pleiades’ gamers isn’t misplaced. We’ll be updating this text with the small print of any future transition as quickly as we all know for certain (we’re anticipating statements later this night/weekend when the chaos settles, so strive to not panic within the meantime).
Extra server teams have issued public statements of their very own. “We’re conscious of the obvious shutdown of the Reborn / Pleiades server,” a Homecoming consultant posted to Discord. “Please be thoughtful to the gamers who’ve, no less than for the second, misplaced their characters and neighborhood. This isn’t a contest, all of us need the identical factor: to maintain the Metropolis of Heroes alive. We’ll present any help we’re in a position to the remaining workforce and their gamers if requested.” The rep additionally famous that he had no purpose to imagine the server shutdown was the results of a “authorized problem or C&D.”
Our sympathies exit to everybody who simply misplaced an MMO dwelling tonight.
With due to Justin and Wakkander.