New World will launch on August 25, 2020.
New World will only be available on PC.
No, you do not need an Amazon account in order to play New World. You will need a Steam account to launch the game.
Players will be able to purchase optional in-game items.
You can pre-order the game all the way up until its release on August 25, 2020.
Your pre-order benefits will be granted to you when the game launches on August 25, 2020.
Your pre-order benefits will be automatically entitled to your account once the game launches on August 25, 2020.
All in-game items are automatically entitled to your account once the game launches on August 25, 2020. The Digital Art Book will be delivered as a DLC package connected to the Deluxe Edition.
Once the game launches on August 25, 2020, you will be able to equip your skins through cosmetic unlocks for several armor and weapon sets in the game.
Once the game launches on August 25, 2020, you will be able to access your Mastiff house pet when you unlock player housing at level 20 in-game.
To be put in touch with our Community or PR Team, please email NewWorldCommunity@amazon.com
New World is an Open World MMO set on the fictional and supernatural island of Aeternum in the 17th century.
No. Players can play and progress how they want. Players can create builds customized to their preference through our Weapon Mastery, Attributes, and Endless Tradeskill Progression systems.
The game starts with the discovery of a mysterious new land. In this New World, players carve their destiny alongside hundreds of other players in a wild and supernatural 17th century world. You'll need to band together to keep fortified strongholds against other players and hostile creatures.
No. New World is set in an alternate-history in the twilight of the Age of Exploration, and takes place on the fictional and supernatural island of Aeternum in the 17th century.
You'll be adventuring alongside over 1,000 other players in Aeternum.
Yes. More information on server locations will be made available closer to launch.
There are currently local voice channels in the game.
Currently, players can join any server, though you may experience latency issues if connecting to a distant server. We'll constantly monitor server performance and make adjustments as needed.
CPU - Intel® Core™ i7-2600K, AMD Ryzen™ 5 1400
GPU - NVIDIA® GTX 970, AMD Radeon™ R9 390X
Mem - 16GB RAM
Disk - SSD
OS - Windows®10 64-bit, DirectX 12
CPU - Intel® Core™ i5-2400K, AMD CPU w/ 4 physical cores @ 3Ghz
GPU - NVIDIA® GTX 670 2GB, AMD Radeon™ R9 280
Mem - 8GB RAM
Disk - 7200 HDD
OS - Windows® 10 64-bit, DirectX 12
We are working to determine where global servers should be for launch on August 25, 2020. For Beta Test servers, we're exploring options to create an optimized experience for North America and Europe.
New World will be playable in English (US & UK), Spanish, Brazillian Portuguese, Italian, French, German, and Polish.
As a result of the global COVID-19 pandemic and the new development challenges associated with our entire team working from home, we’ve chosen to delay the game’s release to August 25, 2020 in order to ensure quality at launch.
Aside from the changes to the Closed Beta (July 2020) and Release (August 25, 2020) dates, your pre-order will not be impacted.
Yes. Alpha will remain open until further notice.
Yes. We are sending new invitations to the Alpha on a weekly basis.
Secure Closed Beta access and get Isabella’s amulet, the Fist Bump emote, a guild crest set, and a unique title.