New World, the much talked about MMO developed by Amazon Game Studios, has received a third postponement slipping from Spring 2021 ad 2021 August , with a version public beta coming for the month of July. Initially announced for May 2020, the game is currently in closed beta.
The news came via a new developer update on the game's official channel. The reasons behind this new postponement are connected to the need of the development team to add new areas and new game mechanics and above all to the various difficulties during the health emergency. COVID-19:
“We know you are looking forward to the launch of New World and we look forward to sharing it with you. However, the health and safety of our team is our top priority. We hope you understand our decision to protect the team during these uncertain times as we focus on a timeline that will guarantee us the best possible game. "
For more information on the title and the new additions to the closed beta, we refer you to the official New World blog. For everything else, see you in July.