Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Amazon's "New World"

"New World" is the new massively multiplayer online role-playing game ('MMORPG') set on 'Aeternum Island', developed by Amazon Games Orange County and published by Amazon Games, launching September 28, 2021:

"...during the mid-seventeenth century, players set out to colonize the Americas,  form groups  and join one of three factions ('Marauders', 'Syndicate', 'Covenant')...

"...use node resources, craft items, gain control over settlements, quest, explore the world, fight other players and monsters. 

"With each level, hostile mobs are programmed with complex and  sequences of attacking behavior requiring the player to counter,,,

"...using stamina and health with timed attacks, dodges, weapon blocks, retreats, or crawling stealth. 

"Weapons include bow, hammer, hatchet, fire staff, life staff, musket, spear, sword/shield, and ice gauntlet..." 

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