Earlier this month, Amazon launched a public check realm for New World. Alongside that PTR launch, Amazon started testing an enormous patch for New World that, amongst different issues, added a brand new weapon, new enemies, and new quests to the sport. Quick ahead every week later and now that patch is prepared for prime time, with Amazon launching it on stay servers at present.
What’s altering with New World’s large November replace
It’s exhausting to understate simply how large this replace is by way of content material. The prolonged patch notes inform the story higher than we will, and there are extra adjustments, fixes, and tweaks than we will hope to cowl right here in a single article. Nonetheless, there are some highlights to this replace, and maybe the largest one is the introduction of the Void Gauntlet.
Launched final week when the PTR launched, the Void Gauntlet is a brand new weapon that blends offense and assist. Because it scales utilizing each Intelligence and Focus, it might be a sensible choice for Life Employees customers, who beforehand had no different Focus-scaling weapon choice. With that in thoughts, don’t be shocked to see the Void Gauntlet turn into a well-liked weapon proper off the bat.
As outlined final week, this replace additionally introduces new enemies known as the Varangian Knights, although it appears they’ll largely be encountered by lower-level gamers. Amazon is making an attempt to immediate gamers to flag for PvP when leaving cities extra usually, too, as those that are flagged will obtain a whopping 10% luck bonus and a 30% gathering luck bonus as they run all over the world.
The replace additionally launches new PvP missions and hyperlinks the entire buying and selling posts on this planet, which might have a relatively dramatic impact on the economic system. Gone are the times while you’d have to run between cities searching for a superb deal, as now you can buy any listed merchandise from any buying and selling publish on this planet. We’ll see how this adjustments costs, however we anticipate them to fluctuate considerably within the wake of this huge change.
Tweaks for each weapon within the sport
Not solely does this patch convey lots of additions, nevertheless it additionally comprises many weapon tweaks. The truth is, each weapon within the sport has been modified indirectly by this replace, with many weapons having their much less fashionable talents buffed and fashionable ones nerfed. As an example, the Ice Gauntlet’s Ice Storm has been nerfed, with the time between injury ticks elevated. A number of bugs related to the flexibility have been quashed as properly.
That’s actually simply scratching the floor of the adjustments, although. Every weapon has seen all kinds of adjustments, so try the patch notes to see how your private weapon combo has been impacted. On the whole, nevertheless, plainly magic customers have been nerfed a bit, so in the event you’re an Ice Gauntlet or Hearth Employees consumer, you’ll positively wish to take a detailed have a look at the patch notes.
Right now’s replace is kind of presumably the largest one which New World has acquired since its launch. New World got here up from upkeep simply a short while in the past, which implies the replace is now stay. So, in the event you’re a New World participant, dive in and take it for a spin.