In a new blog post on the Darkfall Online site, Tasos Flambouras indicates that the much-anticipated siege system is "looking good" for deployment sometime the week of September 12th.
In addition to the announcement that the siege system will be releases soon, Flambouras wrote a bit about Protection Shards. According to Flambouras, the Protection Shards are a feature that many players have requested. The shards will come in large and small sizes and will protect player's holdings for three (small) or six (large) hours.
The team is also working on relaunch details such as distribution partners, distribution and timing.
Read the entire blog post on the Darkfall site.