Amazon has delayed the server switch function in New World because of some “edge instances the place the switch expertise doesn’t meet our requirements for its launch.” Moreover, it has stated that there shall be no server transfers between areas regardless of beforehand saying it could be allowed.
Neighborhood Supervisor TervzorFTW shared the information on New World’s official boards and stated the group wants “some further time to get these points resolved earlier than we really feel comfy giving everybody their free server switch token.”
For these unaware, each account will get one free server switch token that can allow them to choose a brand new server of their chosen area. Nevertheless, the “group will proceed monitoring world populations, queue occasions, and can consider the necessity for an extra wave of server switch tokens to be given out at no cost.” Tokens can even be obtainable for buy sooner or later.
These server transfers are crucial for sure New World gamers, particularly after server queues lasted for hours following the sport shortly changing into Steam’s most performed recreation of 2021. To assist with the lengthy wait occasions, Amazon not solely blocked gamers from creating new characters in overstuffed servers, but in addition added extra of them and requested that gamers be part of much less well-liked worlds.
That is the place one of many greater issues arose, as some gamers determined to affix different areas in the meanwhile with the plan of transferring again to their very own area when the problems had been solved. The New World Twitter account even stated that “sure, you may transfer between areas if you’d like.” Sadly, that data shared was incorrect.
In a Server Switch FAQ submit, it was confirmed that “the unique data offered was incorrect” and that, “transfers are solely obtainable inside your area, every area is a separate database and it isn’t attainable to re-assign a personality to a distinct area.”
For extra on New World, try our New World Assessment in Progress, 20 issues we want we knew earlier than we began enjoying, and what to do whenever you hit max degree.
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