After every module update, the Foundry goes down and through a separate update and republishing process before it can be brought back up again. As the user generated content system is no longer a priority, this sometimes takes a considerable amount of time. And in case of the Tomb of Annihilation release, it seems to take forever. Nitocris83 originally commented on the issue in late October, when the module already had been live for three months.
Goal Is Next Week
This is some encouraging news. Don’t forget it’s not only that you can’t create new quests but also are unable to play the existing ones. In the end the whole delay might actually even be a sign of good things to come. We know the devs tweaked some code to be able to maintain the Foundry a lot quicker in the future. Looks like these improvements might have caused the current situation. But once resolved, it should be a plus going forward. Plus Chult assets should have been added, at least that was the plan back in October.
State of the Foundry Still Sad
Let’s not kid ourselves however. The state of the Foundry is still sad and it’s no longer listed as cornerstone feature of the game anyway. Any progress is good however and it’s much appreciated that the devs indeed seem to keep pushing the matter. We certainly keep our fingers crossed that you guys will be able to get back to your lovely quests next week!
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