The downtime started at 10a ET and will be a rolling downtime. This will take place on each platform in succession. You should expect about two hours of downtime on each platform. The team also provided an update on their infrastructure upgrade,
“This sweeping infrastructure upgrade intends to resolve problems relating to character loss, player timeout, latency, and failure to download or upload player data. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience and understanding as we make improvements to our networks to ensure the smoothest possible experience while playing on the Official Network.”
In recent news, Ark was announced to release for Stadia in 2021. The game will be claimable on Stadia Pro. However, we don’t have an exact date for this release yet.