New World news
October Store Update
The first seasonal update for the New World store is almost here. Check out what to expect from the October Store Update, coming to New World on October 21!
AOE Stacking and Threat Mechanics Clarified
Today, in official forums, we received an explanation from the developers of the New World regarding the two main combat mechanics. First plot is about applying AoE spells like Ice Storm and Sacred Ground. Hello fight fans, I wanted to introduce myself, I am DaveNW and I am engaged in combat operations in the New World. Thanks for bringing up this topic.
New Worlds 1.0.3 Patch Notes, Server Transfer Rollout
The third round of information about the update has been posted on the official New World website. The patch notes can be found on the New Worlds website here. The studio added a thank you and a community giveaway pack, as well as a full set of patch notes, which are detailed here
Server Transfer FAQ
AGS has published details of upcoming free server transfers on official forums. The exact release of the server transfer feature has yet to be announced, but we can "expect it this week".
New Worlds 1.0.2 Patch Notes Released!
The second round of patch notes has been posted on the official New World website. The patch notes can be found on the New Worlds website here. Here's a summary of what's included in the patch notes linked above:
Latest Steam update to EAC is invalidating New Worlds Executable
Update: Steam has resolved this issue and you need to apply the latest Steam update. Steam recently sent an update to its client which apparently caused some incompatibility issues between EAC (Easy Anti-Cheat) and the New Worlds executable. You may encounter errors similar to this:
1.0.1 Patch Notes released!
The first round of post-day zero update information has been posted on the official New World website. The patch notes can be found on the New Worlds website here.
New World Launch Server Updates
Amazon Games recently announced that character creation on the servers with the highest population was temporarily suspended. This prevents players from creating new characters on these servers in order to suppress the growing feeling of having to queue for unreasonable playtime.
Release Patch Notes
The official forums are now open and patch notes have been posted for the New World release. World Experience
New World Confirms Global Name System
There have been questions about the character naming system in New World and whether the names of characters and companies will be global or regional. Below is the official response from Mugsy, part of the AGS team Hey everyone! I am part of the New World community team and wanted to provide an official update.
New World Launch Times & Twitch Drops
Nowy Świat starts on September 28! Release times and other launch details, including information on Twitch drops, were announced in a recent post on the official New World website. The official launch times are:
New World Server Lists for Launch
New World is set to launch September 28th and they have just released the full list of servers that will be available on launch!
Open Beta Available for Download, Patch Notes Released
he open beta is now available for download. Below is information about the patches that have been posted on the official forums and consist mostly of bug fixes and balances. We also updated the database and wizard with the latest changes.
Open Beta Registrations are Live
The Open Beta is starting tomorrow and you can already register for it on Steam right now. To do so, visit the official store page on Steam and scroll down to the different game editions, then click "Request Access" below.
New Weapons Coming To New World?
German youtubers Rocket Beans posted a New World video on August 23 in which they play the "friends and family" version. Leaking images of possible future weapons can be found in the video, including the recently mentioned Void Gauntlet, Daggers and Blunderbuss! Below are screenshots of leaked photos and descriptions of some possible new weapons. Full Movie - (2) NEW WORLD # 3 - Die rechte & die linke Hand des Heilers | myth Simon & Dennis - YouTube
Release Delayed Until September 28
AGS announced that the release date has been delayed once again.
Beta Patch and Downtime July 23
The beta servers are going to be under maintenance today, July 23rd, at 10:00 AM CEST / 1 AM PT to apply a patch to fix the dreaded fishing crash and general server stability. Downtime is expected to last 4 hours. You can find the patch notes below and on the official forums.