New World January Update Brings Changes To Crafting And A New Weapon, The Rapier
New World January Update Brings Changes To Crafting And A New Weapon, The Rapier.
MMOBEEP found out that upcoming in their January Update, Amazon Game Studios talks about the New World Alpha updates. These updates introduce a new weapon, the Rapier, and modifications to the crafting system.
The lengthy list of updates and features of the New World January Update is sure to give some insight into where the game is going. The Rapier seems to be a weapon that is built on agility and the bleed status effect. It looks like evasion and counterattacking will also execute a big part in being an expert with a rapier.
Adjustments to crafting have also been made, as the team focuses on making end-game crafting important:
These changes’ main goal is to keep crafting and gathering necessary through the end game while adding more depth, a new interface, and more exciting crafting system choices.
-New World Development Team
Changes to gearing and food were also touched on. Several new combat particular updates were also listed, such as an improved Elite Enemy system, AI changes, and increased challenges based on the level of an enemy confronted. There’s so much to check out; you’ll need to read through every piece if you want to get the whole picture of the Alpha’s changes in January. You can also follow AGS’s updates in our archive and see what you may have missed from the December Alpha update.