Earlier today, we reported on a player who reported that New world ability stacking high-end Nvidia GPUs. While the problem appears to be hardware- or even platform-based with most of the complaints focusing on the EVGA produced by the 3090, not the game itself, Amazon took to their forums to details some steps players can take to ensure that the GPU will remain unaffected. Now, the team is assuring players in a statement on Twitter that it is completely safe to play the beta version of New World.
In the statement, Amazon claimed that “hundreds of thousands of people” played in New world beta, accumulating millions of total hours played. The statement says that it has received “several reports of players using high-performance graphics cards” dealing with hardware failures, and that Amazon is here to reassure players concerned that their MMOs are safe. completely let them play, stating that they are seeing “no indication of common problems with the 3090s,” both in beta and alpha testing.
“New world make standard DirectX calls provided by the Windows API. We see no indication of widespread issues with the 3090s, either in beta or in our many months of alpha testing,” the statement read on Twitter.
“NS New world Closed Beta is very safe to play. To reassure players even more, we’re rolling out a patch today that limits the frames per second on our menu screen. We are very grateful for the support New world is receiving feedback from our players around the world and will continue to listen to their feedback throughout the Beta and beyond. “
Please read this notice regarding recent concerns with graphics card hardware. pic.twitter.com/L1gNeBBPQS
– New World (@playnewworld) July 21, 2021
As we and many other stores have previously reported, some reports have come from players having issues with the lobby screen, which may have caused Amazon to limit the frame rate on the menu right away. now. New World of The closed beta runs from now until August 2nd, with the game culminating in nearly 200 thousand concurrent players on Steam yesterday.
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