News and Guides for New World
New World Steam Free Weekend (April 7-11) Amazon Games are hosting a Steam Free Weekend starting April 7. During the event, players will be able to try out New World and the recent updates for free. The event runs through April 11. New World New World Apr 05, 2022 at 18:04
Big New World Update: Heart of Madness Reveal and PTR Notes There'sa big new update coming to New World, as Heart of Madness brings a new Expedition, a new weapon, the main storyline finale quest, new legendary quests and more! New World New World Mar 03, 2022 at 04:57
New World January Update: Mutators and a Lot More A massive update has arrived to New World as the January patch brings the new Mutator system to expeditions, as well as the new Umbral upgrading system that takes gear to level 625, in addition to many, MANY fixes and improvements you can read below. New World New World Jan 27, 2022 at 03:39
New World Patch 1.2.2 Notes A new patch has arrived to New World and it brings some more fixes, with some quests with missing rewards getting disabled, the bow jump-cancel, permanent disease and slow getting fixed and more. New World New World Jan 16, 2022 at 01:38
New World January PTR Brings Mythic+ Expedition Feature and More The January PTR is bringing a big update to the New World endgame, basically adding WoW's Mythic+ dungeon system to the game. Called Expedition Mutators, it introduces 10 difficulty levels and changes the way mobs behave in different ways (similar to Mythic+ affixes) and makes them more challenging, with a weekly schedule of which Expeditions and which Mutators are up. The update also adds a new gear score limit of 625 and a new resource for upgrading gear past 600, gained from the Mutated Expeditions and other sources. There's also some more balancing and fast travel cost reductions planned, so read up on the details below: New World New World Jan 10, 2022 at 05:26
New World December Team Update Game Director Scot Lane and members of the New World team discuss the current state of the game, the Winter Convergence festival, and their vision for the future of Aeterun in the latest team update. New World New World Dec 20, 2021 at 19:50
New World Patch 1.1.1 Notes We have a new patch that adresses some of the issues caused by the first major content patch for New World, including many profession fixes/improvements and a few Void Gauntlet fixes. New World New World Dec 02, 2021 at 08:25
Icy Veins Black Friday Giveaway Ends Today! The Icy Veins Black Friday Giveaway ends later today, so don't forget to participate for a chance to win 20x 60-Day Game Time! Icy Veins Icy Veins 15 comments Nov 29, 2021 at 16:56
Icy Veins Black Friday Giveaway! Greetings one and all! As Black Friday descends upon us, and with the Season of Mastery having just launched, we thought we would celebrate with a few prizes for our loyal fans! Our giveaway will reward 20 lucky winners with 60-Day WoW Game Time prizes! Icy Veins Icy Veins 186 comments Nov 25, 2021 at 17:17
New World's First Major Patch: 1.1 Into The Void Patch Notes The first major patch of New World arrives later today (5AM PT/1PM UTC) and is bringing a huge number of changes, as well as new content! We have the Void Gauntlet, new enemies, zone updates, move speed bonuses on roads, luck and gathering bonuses for PvP flagged players, new and updated missions, all trading posts linked, a LOT of tuning basically everywhere in the game, especially weapons and so much more, including a staggering amount of bug fixes. New World New World 2 comments Nov 18, 2021 at 08:29
New World Developers Address Many Current Known Issues and Player Concerns Amazon Games have posted a huge update on many, many current known issues and player concerns surrounding New World, going into detail on how each one is being handled. We are getting pretty in-depth information on what's happening with some of the most important topics lately - server merges and a potential minimap addition, as well as server transfers, how luck works, issues with quest design overall, weapon balancing and a lot more! New World New World Nov 13, 2021 at 07:16
New World Public Test Realm Is Live: Void Gauntlet, New Enemies, Quests, Legendaries and More! We have a huge milestone in New World's lifespan ahead of us, as Amazon Games have implemented a Public Test Realm for the first time! And there's plenty to test there as well, with the new Void Gauntlet weapon, new missions, mobs, legendary quests, improved main story and a lot more! Read up on how to participate and everything that's waiting you there below: New World New World Nov 10, 2021 at 02:21
New World Steam Charts Ranking and Review Scores Fall and Rise It's time to check in on New World's situation after it's been out for just under a month and a half, as its player numbers have declined, but its review score keeps rising! New World New World Nov 09, 2021 at 19:14
New World Weapon Damage Vs. Enemy Type Modifier Chart Here's a very useful New World tool if you're ever wondering if you're using the best weapon possible against a specific enemy type, as GerardOfRinbe put together a quick reference chart with all the relevant stats! New World New World Nov 07, 2021 at 04:14
Developer Blog on Most Current New World Issues We have a really big one today as Amazon Games have put out a huge blog focusing on the current issues New World is facing, from big topics like the economy and exploits, to Outpost Rush, transfers, moderation, taxes, specific bugs, and many more. It's well worth a read: New World New World Nov 05, 2021 at 05:50
New World Patch 1.0.5 Notes The new patch coming today is a big one, as it not only fixes many issues (like duping, Life Staff bugs, the Resilient perk, stacking damage buff for certain weapons and a lot more), but also brings some major changes like not being able to equip two of the same weapon, large discounts for stat and weapon mastery respecs, improvements aimed at reducing gold sellers and bots, and so much more. New World New World Nov 04, 2021 at 06:04
Wealth Transfers Re-Enabled During Downtime, Exploit Explanation Amazon Games has announced that all wealth transfers are being re-anabled as of this writing, with several server regions already back online, as well as explained how exactly the gold duping exploit that lead to the shutdown ocurred. New World New World Nov 03, 2021 at 05:31
All New World Wealth Trading Suspended as a Result of Gold Duping Exploit There has been a pretty huge gold duping exploit going on for a while now in New World, as players could very easily duplicate any gold traded using a lag-related exploit, and Amazon Games have now suspended all forms of wealth transfers to combat it: New World New World 1 comment Nov 02, 2021 at 05:41
New World Is Not Client-Authoritative, Explain Developers Amazon Games cleared up a misconception that has been brough up a lot recently due to a few bugs (like the window-moving invulnerability exploit), as they explain how the game is actually server based: New World New World Oct 31, 2021 at 07:09
High Watermark System and Drop Sources Officially Explained Here comes a developer blog talking all about the High Watermark system that governs which level drops players receive from enemies at level 60. Amazon Games dive into the details, including which mobs/zones/event rewards have the highest chance of upgrading the HWM, the bad-luck protection system and a lot more! We also find out that Tuning Orbs are getting a craft requirement revamp/nerf coming up in Novemeber. New World New World Oct 30, 2021 at 05:30
Updated With Official Response - Warning: New World Auctions Do Not Pay Out Gold if Sold While Offline and More Update: Amazon Games have posted an official response on this matter, clarifying that they are working on a fix and that all players will get the gold that they haven't received: New World New World Oct 28, 2021 at 16:42
New World Patch 1.0.4 Notes A new patch has arrived in Aeternum and it's focusing on some common issues players have called out and it's also re-enabling Outpost Rush and server transfers (both a while after the patch goes live, depending on region)! The big fixes include the AoE War-related exploit, faction token limit increases and fixes, a buff to Life Staff and many other bugfixes! New World New World Oct 28, 2021 at 05:58
How to Get a Lot of Gold From Quests in New World New World quests aren't a solid gold source, or really any good at all, but there is a poorly marked daily feature which will dramatically increase gold gains from one specific type of quest! New World New World Oct 25, 2021 at 19:13
New World Weapon Popularity We're taking a look at weapon popularity in New World, based on achievements related to how many players reached level 20 mastery in each! New World New World 3 comments Oct 24, 2021 at 17:45
New World Recipe and Schematic Tracker New World Database has been updated with a useful tool that prevents you from accidentally salvaging recipes or schematics you've already learned. New World New World Oct 23, 2021 at 17:20
New World Economy is Performing Within Acceptable Levels Some players grew concerned about the state of the game's economy, but Amazon Games clarified that from a data standpoint the economy is performing within acceptable levels. New World New World 1 comment Oct 23, 2021 at 10:08
The Greatest Lumberjack and Longest Charge of New World Here are a few fun moments from New World, as we take a look at the fastest wood-chopper on the island, as well as two... interesting charges which just refused to end! New World New World Oct 22, 2021 at 22:15
New World Character Transfers Paused Due to Gold Duping Exploit Amazon Games have temporarily paused the character transfer service due to the bug that caused some players to dupe gold (and mentioned that they have all the data for those that did use the exploit and will be taking action on those accounts, including bans and item/gold removal). You can read more about the gold exploit here. New World New World Oct 21, 2021 at 20:11
Huge Gold Duping Exploit Plaguing New World Update: Amazon Games have paused all character transfers and will be addressing the exploiters. You can read more about it in the official post here. New World New World 4 comments Oct 21, 2021 at 17:57
The New World Pacifist: Level 60 With No Kills We have our first pacifist of New World, as a player has reached max level without killing anything - well, almost, as there are a few mandatory unskippable kills in the game's intro. New World New World 2 comments Oct 21, 2021 at 07:13READ MORE NEWS
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