: Servers are back online and character creation is available again. Update 1
: Amazon still haven't given a reason as to the reason for disabling character creation, however they've slated 3 hours downtime at 11pm PST
to address the issue.
Recently Amazon stopped all character creations for every server for New World. There hasn't been any reason given as to why they've disabled the ability to create characters, just that is completely disabled until further notice.
Amazon did state they will provide more information as time passes. Studio Loot will update this news article as new information is provided. You may also track it on the forums