The New World team has announced the details for the upcoming New World preview event! The most important first:This Preview event will begin August 25, 2020 at 9:00 AM PT (12:00 PM ET) and end September 4, 2020 at 11:59 PM PT (September 5, 2020 at 2:59 AM ET).
If you are a pre-order customer, are signed up for the beta, or participated in the alpha (any phase), you will get invited to the preview event.
Invites will go out in waves, with pre-order customers guaranteed to be invited in the first wave, while alpha testers and beta sign-ups are staggered over 5 waves between August 25th and 29th.If you are an Amazon 2016 Pre-order, Amazon Pre-order, Alpha Tester, or Beta Sign Up
, you will receive an email with a Steam code granting you access to the new client.If you are a Steam Pre-order customer
, you will automatically get access to the game client.
The game client will be available on Steam starting August 21, 2020 at 10:00 AM PT (1:00 PM ET) as "New World Preview
".The preview event itself will go live on August 25, 2020 at 9:00 AM PT (12:00 PM ET).
And as reported previously, servers will be available in the following regions: North America West, North America East, Central Europe, Asia Pacific, and South America.
There is no NDA for this event, so you can freely record and stream the game. Details can be found in Amazon's content usage policy
Additionally AGS has announced their New World Content Creator Program, which will start next year before the game comes out. You can already sign up for it here
More details can be found on the official website