In this year’s virtual Gamescom conference’s opening night live event, Amazon announced a new trailer for its upcoming MMORPG New world And invite all interested players to sign up A new public test.
The beta version is scheduled to run from 7 a.m. Pacific time on September 9 to 11:59 p.m. Pacific time on September 12, and access requests will open at 7 a.m. Pacific time on September 8.
According to the official statement New world Blog, public beta will use Steam’s New game test function, The service premiered in April for developers to choose from. Potential Beta testers can apply to participate in the test through Steam, no email list or Beta key is required.
The purpose of the public beta is obviously to provide Amazon game studios with more data on server issues and overpopulation, both of which were a problem during the early closed beta in July.In addition to being able to try, there is no mention of any specific player participation rewards New world Launched a few weeks before its scheduled debut on September 28.
New worldAlthough closed, the previous beta version is still extremely popular, with approximately 200,000 players on Steam. For the live broadcast crowd, this also achieved some success, and in July, the total number of hours watched on Twitch reached 14th.
Amazon also released a new trailer “Chart Your Fate” on Gamescom, which aims to highlight features such as enemy design, large-scale siege warfare, and the magical Aeternum Island. New worldsetting.
exist New world, The player assumes the role of a sailor who was eventually trapped on Aeternum after a shipwreck. The island is full of magic, which can achieve miraculous feats, but it also generates monsters and interferes with the natural cycle of life and death.
In order to survive, players must unite under the banner of one of the three mercenary factions, and they fight each other against the native dangers of Aeternum. Unlike the classic MMORPG, New world With an upgrade system, you can gradually get better in whatever you ultimately do, rather than the selected class or major, and real-time combat.
this New world The news is part of a series of game revelations that took place on Opening Night Live, which is scheduled during the virtual version of this year’s Gamescom industry event. Gamescom is usually held in Cologne, Germany at the end of summer and is the world’s largest video game conference in terms of actual attendance.
Other big news on Wednesday’s show includes the long-awaited Microsoft release date Halo infinite; The debut of the new Marvel game, Midnight sun, A tactical role-playing game based on occultism from popular creators XCOM Series; and the first full trailer for the upcoming fighting game King of Fighters XV, This confirms that it will have an online-friendly rollback network code.