A New World region switch choice could be coming to Amazon’s MMO after all, regardless of a number of back-and-forths and the newest assertion saying this was “not possible”. According to Amazon, the crew is “gauging interest” within the characteristic – so if players want region server transfers they should let the developer know.
The saga of New World’s server transfers characteristic has been virtually as epic because the game itself. After the game’s servers bought clogged by the inflow of recent players at launch, Amazon Game Studios promised a free server switch to all players in order that they could transfer to a much less populated one. After a number of delays, the characteristic is lastly obtainable – however the one factor players can’t do is change server areas, regardless of Amazon beforehand stating that they’d be in a position to take action.
Amazon additionally stated that “each region is a separate database and it is not possible” for players to maneuver characters between areas. However, maybe because of participant backlash to this determination, the developer says it’s now “gauging interest in cross-region transfers”.
As posted on the New World dev weblog right this moment, cross-region transfers “is a feature in development” however Amazon desires players who want to see this characteristic and make use of it to get in contact. “Alongside your input and development,” the publish reads, “we need to perform validation and scale testing to reduce the chance of edge cases.” The thread presently has round 300 replies.
The publish additionally says that “a second round of server transfers” is deliberate for someday this yr, because of all the issues with the primary one. Hopefully the following will go much more easily this time.