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  • Release Date: September 28th, 2021.
  • Developer: Amazon Games Studios
  • Platform: PC

New World Update 1.8.1 brings a host of improvements to the game

New World Update 1.8.1 rolled out on January 10th. This update marks the end of the Winter Convergence Festival and includes a variety of fixes to rewards, loot, and other features in the game. Economy and progression will see improvements, with fast travel costs now being correct when traveling to a settlement. Players will also …

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New World Posts December Dev Update and 2023 Roadmap

In New World’s December development update, the team at Amazon Games spends some time talking about this year’s Winter Convergence Festival, as well as releasing a roadmap for the game in 2023. In the spring we will see the new Empyrean Forge expedition, a system for storing gear sets, the Springtide Bloom event, and various …

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New World Will Be Merging Several Legacy Servers This Week

New World’s population has been soaring lately due to the release of the Brimstone Sands expansion. To deal with the increase in population Amazon opened a batch of “Fresh Start” servers which resulted in several of the old servers being nearly abandoned. To ensure that New World players can join servers with a healthy population, …

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New World Shares Roadmap Update in October Dev Update

In a New World’s October Dev Update, the team shares their roadmap update for the game. The update includes the arrival of leaderboards, raids, and a new expedition. The current roadmap lays out plans for the next 9-12 months of content to be released in New World. The team also discussed upcoming events in New …

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New World Launches Largest Update Yet – Brimstone Sands

New World’s latest expansion, Brimstone Sands, is now live! The update is the largest yet in New World, adding the Brimstone Sands area which is 2.5x the size of Everfall. It also introduces a new starting experience and the Greatsword weapon line. Over the last few weeks leading up to the launch, New World has …

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New World Announces Fresh-Start Servers on November 2nd

New World has announced that they will be getting fresh-start servers on November 2nd. This means that players will be able to start anew on New World, with a new character. It’s also an excellent opportunity for new players to get their start in New World. All regions will be getting at least one fresh-start …

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Get Ready for the New World Brimstone Sands Update, Coming October 18th.

The New World Brimstone Sands expansion is set to be released on October 18, and player numbers are already on the rise. In anticipation of the expansion, player numbers have been increasing again, reaching almost 50K peaks on Steam. To prepare for the influx of players, Amazon is already adding new servers to the game. …

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New World Sees Population Increase as Lost Ark’s Numbers Decline

It seems like Amazon’s two MMOs are starting to head in opposite directions. New World, which has been seeing declining player numbers since its release last year, is now starting to see an increase in players. Lost Ark, on the other hand, is currently seeing a decline in players, which has resulted in a server …

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New World Release Another Youtube Dev Update

The previous New World developer update on Youtube seems to have been a hit with the community and the New World devs have followed up with a January update, which takes a look at what is on the horizon for the MMORPG. The 38-minute long video kicks off by talking about the Winter Convergence Festival …

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New World’s Huge December Update Marks the Start of the Winter Convergence Festival

New World’s December update is now live. The patch brings a whole lot of changes and fixes, mostly geared towards end-game content, but also marks the start of the Winter Convergence holiday event. The holiday of Winter Convergence is upon Aeternum! Marked by the appearance of increased snowfall and Northern Lights in the sky this …

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New World Will Have Its First Server Merge This Week

After weeks of seeing the population declining since launch, the numbers of concurrent players in New World are starting to stabilize with peaks just under the 150K mark. It’s a big difference from the 900K+ peaks we saw at launch, so it’s only natural that some server merges are in order. Amazon’s first server merge …

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New World Patches Into the Void Bugs and Prepare Servers for Merges

Last week Amazon Game Studios went ahead and released “Into the Void” onto New World which was already brimming with bugs. The content update introduced even more bugs to the game, but those have now been fixed. The update ended up deleting Horticulture harvesting gear and granted players huge amounts of coin which forced the …

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