New World September Dev Update

September 4, 2023

Greetings, Adventurers!

We’re thrilled to dig into the details of our first expansion, Rise of the Angry Earth, in the September Dev Update. Join us for a discussion of every new feature including mounts and Elysian Wilds, plus conversations around Season 3 updates like Influence Races. Discover the next chapter of Aeternum in the video below.

The video will be sectioned by topic on YouTube, so if you’re only interested in checking out certain subjects, you’ll easily be able to navigate to them. Here’s an overview of the topics included in this month’s update.

Video Summary

Rise of the Angry Earth

Ride mounts through transformed lands when New World: Rise of the Angry Earth launches on October 3. We can’t wait for players to experience every new feature in our first paid expansion:

  • Mounts

  • New Weapon: Flail

  • New Gear Rarity: Artifacts

  • New Story

  • New Progression

  • A Zone Transformed: Elysian Wilds

  • New Expedition: The Savage Divide

  • New Heartrune Ability: Primal Fury

Check out our announcement article for more details, including an FAQ.

Season 3

Look forward to Season 3 updates for all players alongside the release of Rise of the Angry Earth. With revamped mainline story quests, open world PvP changes based on player feedback, and quality of life improvements like the removal of Wards, Banes and Expertise, there has never been a better time to visit the Eternal Isle. Explore the official announcement for a full breakdown of what to expect.


Stay tuned to our website and social media channels for updates on when the Rise of the Angry Earth and Season 3 PTR will be available. Thanks for your support! We’ll see you in Aeternum.