I am a massive fan of MMORPGs. Since I was a teenager I’ve been playing them, starting with World Of Warcraft, and eventually trying out other titles before, inevitably, jumping aboard the Final Fantasy XIV train. Hell, I even played The Lord of the Rings Online at one point, so I’m familiar enough with the genre.new world currency
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As of writing, I’ve played over 25 hours of Amazon Game Studio’s New World Open Beta and the first thing I’m going to say is it’s certainly impressive. I went into the Beta with vague knowledge of the game’s mechanics, gameplay, and story, mainly aware that it’s expected to be a competitor against other MMO giants on the market.
If you’re also a fan of MMOs, you’ll probably agree that what makes the experience memorable is the elements that come with it. Story, gameplay and community are perhaps some of the most important aspects of a successful MMO and without those ingredients, the product can feel soulless. But what does New World offer that is so different to other major titles?