Greetings Ares Community [UPDATE] Maintenance has concluded! Servers are now open! Maintenance has concluded the servers are now open. Please try and log in and let us know if you are able to connect to the servers. Christmas Events are now live more specific details coming soon. The Holiday Season has begun we certainly hope that you will enjoy the Christmas Events. Thank you all for your patience and continued support. We are going to have a Server Maintenance today on Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 5:00PM PDT (17:00) PDT. Note that the servers will be down during maintenance, and players will not be able to log in game while maintenance is still in progress. Server Stabilization Test Routine Maintenance Check Weekly Periodic Inspection Various Bug Fixes Character Specific Test Upcoming Christmas Events Applied Christmas Events. Test Christmas Star Events Gift Boxes Bundles Plus Shop Item Test Santa, Black Smith, Christmas Tree, NPC Test Rudolph Spawn Test Red Santa Costumes Test Christmas Crafting Equipment Event Test Red Topaz Disassemble Fuctions Test Magic Alchemy Potions Christmas Music Theme in Shamor More Event Detail Information soon. What time is 5:00PM PDT (17:00)? Use this handy link to convert your time! http://www.worldtimebuddy.com/ Thank you for your patience. We will update this post once maintenance has concluded.