Fans explain why they still play New World

Amazon’s MMORPG New World is often criticized. While more and more content has been added to the game over a number of patches, some players are simply disappointed with the title. Poor balancing, tons of bugs, and way too much grind in PVE are often complained about. The new January update failed to convince many users.

This can also be seen in the dwindling player numbers of the title. According to SteamDB currently around 65,000 simultaneously active players play the MMORPG, a few weeks and months ago this number was significantly higher. After all, New World can (buy now €39.99) however, these players still get excited about themselves. The user of the official forums of the title, Bloodangel1378, was probably also interested in why this is so Post opened on the topic.

Why is New World still being played?

The thread now has almost 150 replies, many of which are limited to the game’s PVP. For some forum users, player vs player combat is probably the only reason they haven’t left the MMO yet. Both PVP in the open world and in Outpost Rush mode is probably a lot of fun for many players.

Some players also find the new mutators in dungeons pretty good, which is why they will stay in New World for the time being. As is typical for MMOs, the social aspect of the title is also an important point for many players. Some users note that they only log in because their guild is still alive or their friends haven’t stopped playing yet. Also, the open world of New World is immersive enough for many to forget about the problems around them.