New World of MMORPG games, Amazon has decided to postpone its release date, from the original August 31 release to September 28, one week later to open to the public.
In the past two weeks, potential players of the New World had to try the game in a closed beta test environment, but many people found that the game was not ready for a large-scale global release.
Amazon Games said: "We hope that the release of New World will bring a smooth and interesting experience for all players, which means some improvements based on the situation you encounter during the closed beta." "We will spend an extra few weeks to come. Crush bugs, improve stability, and improve the game."
New World closed beta is considered a success to a large extent, because the two-week test period attracted more than 1 million players and the total game time exceeded 16 million hours. However, this game has been criticized by several prolific anchors in the MMO community, especially Asmongold, who called New World "junk" and "embarrassing", while Esfand claimed that although the game has "promises", But "it needs a little cleanup". up. "
"This is not an easy decision to make," Amazon Games said. "We know this is not the first time we have changed the release date in pursuit of quality. Waiting longer may be disappointing. However, we want to ensure that we provide you with the highest quality games at launch."
The release date of New World has now been postponed a total of four times. Amazon Game Studios initially planned to launch the game in May 2020, but had to postpone its release due to the COVID-19 pandemic. After announcing the August 2020 release date, Amazon Games postponed the release time to the spring of 2021, and finally postponed it to August 2021.
Now, unless there are any further setbacks, New World will not go live until this fall. But Amazon Games still believes that "[players]’s enthusiasm and enthusiasm for New World is a testament to the work they have done in the past year."