If it's anything like the STOked F2P 'special event,' it will be a video mocking PvP and taking jabs at other peoples' LiveStreams, complete with Ride of the Valkaryies on infinite, loud loop, and featuring Chris dancing in his hat.
they have explained before, there is an issue involving character data that requires a server restart. they are being very careful with it because character data is one of the most important aspects of any mmo. they are working but until its sorted there will be downtime more than usual.
And yet Cryptic does nothing about my missing Gorn captain