Hey Ark Hunters,

We?re bringing the Defiance 2050 servers down soon for a hot fix regarding Standard Caches. Expected down time is 60-90 minutes for all platforms, thanks for understanding.

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Hi all,

The team is currently investigating issues preventing players from logging in and playing. We currently do not have an ETA and it seems to be affecting multiple games.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

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Hey everyone,

We're investigating a recent issue with PS4 players not able to connect to Defiance 2050. No ETA yet, but we hope to get it resolved soon.

Thanks for understanding.

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Hi all,

We're taking a look and restarting NA platforms for Defiance 2050 to help with recent login issues, thanks for your patience.

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Hi Ark Hunters,

We have an incoming server maintenance downtime for Defiance and Defiance 2050 on all platforms at the following days and times:

August 21 at 6:30 AM PDT / 3:30 PM CEST for about 1-2 hours.

Changes to this downtime will be posted here on our forums, thanks!

Update: Date updated to Wednesday Aug 21 now from Aug 20.

Update: Maintenance has been delayed. Starting at 6:30 AM PDT / 3:30 PM CEST

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Preparedness is a perk that can be upgraded 3 times on the EGO Grid.


On full reload, reload a portion of your stowed weapon's clip. Cooldown: 5 seconds.


  1. 10% of stowed weapon clip reloaded
  2. 30% of stowed weapon clip reloaded
  3. 50% of stowed weapon clip reloaded

EGO Grid

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25 most recent threads that mention "Preparedness"

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Idk if this is a bug with a perk punisher2431 3 years ago
Preparedness Perk and AUG weapons bug babyleg johnson 3 years ago
how about rolling back preparedness and on reload cooldowns? YahootsMagoondi 4 years ago
Doubt about a perk Kuroro 4 years ago
Preparedness perk broken Keeper Riff 5 years ago
Preparedness perk not working with new weapons SUPREEM 5 years ago
"Preparedness " revert it back please... Thank you Maddock 5 years ago
I do tactical reloads in combat, preparedness is now completely worthless to me. crasher 5 years ago
Explosive Weapons SirServed 5 years ago
What will you replace "preparedness" with? Bonehead 5 years ago
Anyone else think the preparedness perk is overpowered Crimson_Reaper 5 years ago


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Your stowed weapon automatically reloads over time.


  1. 3% of clip reloaded every second
  2. 6% of clip reloaded every second
  3. 9% of clip reloaded every second

R.I.P 25/11/2014

5 years ago