Schedule Network Testing Schedule (Planned)
First Test: 9:00pm to 10:00pm JST on October 1st, 2013 (Tuesday)

Test connection area:

Japan only


Test objective:

Server load test using simultaneous logins


Second Test: UTC: 19-21 / BST (UTC+1): 20-22 / CET (UTC+2): 21-23 on October 12th, 2013 (Saturday)

Test connection area:

Worldwide (however, tests will be performed individually at the specified local time)


Test objective:

Server load test using simultaneous logins from all areas
Server load test using asynchronous online elements such as ghosts, blood stains, blood letter messages, etc.


Third Test: 11:00PM PDT 10/26 to 2:00AM PDT 10/27
12:00AM MDT 10/27 to 3:00AM MDT 10/27
1:00AM CDT 10/27 to 4:00AM CDT 10/27
2:00AM EDT 10/27 to 5:00AM EDT 10/27

Test connection area:

Worldwide (simultaneous connections from all areas)


Test objective:

Server load test using massive simultaneous logins from all areas
Server load test using asynchronous online elements such as ghosts, blood stains, blood letter messages, etc.
Server load test using synchronous online elements such as summoning, invasion, etc.


* There will be no functional differences in these tests. (Functions will be identical for all tests.)
Fourth Test:
11:00PM PST 11/9 to 2:00AM PST 11/10
12:00AM MST 11/10 to 3:00AM MST 11/10
1:00AM CST 11/10 to 4:00AM CST 11/10
2:00AM EST 11/10 to 5:00AM EST 11/10