Tag Archives: maintenance

Changes to Pico create retail rage

Ameba has gone and done it now. They’ve pissed off a good friend of mine. She’s bidding them sayonara for good. The reason she’s leaving the game is because of a recent change. Yesterday’s 3½-hour maintenance break brought an annoying … Continue reading

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It’s awfully gray in here!

Since Pico returned from an unscheduled maintenance break about 4 hours ago … those who visit any of the slot rooms are immediately plunged into a gray abyss. The room visitors is showing that over 2,000 players are currently in … Continue reading

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Unscheduled and unannounced … again

It really irks me that Ameba has a nasty habit of throwing unscheduled maintenance onto its Pico players. Today is the 26th. Looking at the maintenance announcements the most current notice on the 22nd has come and gone. Ameba needs … Continue reading

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Difficult to maintain

The big news in Pico today is … well … kind of no news at all, in a way. That’s right. Pico shut down for scheduled maintenance starting October 19 at 11PM PST and last to 4AM PST. Five hours. That’s … Continue reading

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Maintain your maintenance, Ameba

Each time Ameba schedules server maintenance without providing notice it’s as inconvenient as getting shot in the back of the head. While, yes, that is a major exaggeration, unscheduled maintenance is extremely annoying. Especially when the suddent inaccessibility of Pico … Continue reading

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