Who knows. I'd personally rather they fix the server issues.
True that... as I'm typing, I'm waiting for the server to go back up.
I don't think I've played a game that had this many bugs at launch... well to be fair, official launch is tomorrow. The last Cryptic game I played is CoH, but I joined like 2 years ago... no complaints about that experience.
There was a post a while back from the dev in charge of writing the timeline. It's still on their to-do list, but right now they're focusing on missions and the like. As a stop-gap, they've included tid-bits from the missing portion of the timeline on the loading screens.