Lost Ark is limiting new character creation to address long queue times

The Lost Ark, an MMO developed by Smilegate and operated by Amazon, started off strong, peaking at over 500,000 concurrent players steam. Unfortunately, this has resulted in excessively long queue times on some servers, and in response, the developers have placed limits on new player character creation on these servers.

Existing players on affected servers can still create new characters for their roster, but new players are not allowed to join or create characters on them. Limited servers include: