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New World Steam Review Score Dramatically Increases

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It seems more and more players are enjoying their New World experience, or at least more of them are sharing their thoughts through Steam's review feature, as the game's rating has gone up from "Mixed" to "Mostly Positive" in just under 2 weeks!

It seems earlier reviews were at least somewhat affected by the significant queue issues the game had at launch, as you might expect with tens and possibly hundreds of thousands of players sitting in a queue just dying to share their experience! However, as the queue issues lessened the review scores rose rapidly, with the game having jumped from a 41% "Mixed" to its current status on 70% "Mostly Positive", with almost 100,000 reviews in!


Now it remains to be seen whether the review score keeps climbing, and one of the most relevant milestones will be the 45-day mark, when Steam adds a "Recent reviews" section which will have its own rating and percentage, in addition tot he "All reviews" category we see now. We'll certainly keep an eye on what the score does over the next couple of weeks. Also, bonus Steam stat: the player-base has so far peaked at 913,000 concurrent users and is still on top of the "current players" charts most of the time.

Originally spotted by: lagerixx.

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