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Amazon Takes Victory Lap with 'New World' Game Launch

Amazon's long-awaited massive multiplayer online role-playing game has arrived. Available through the e-commerce giant's marketplace and from Steam, expectations are high for "New World." Founder Jeff Bezos said he's happy at the launch, coming after failures with "Crucible" and other games by Amazon's Game Studio. So what do critics think so far? Read their reviews, plus some problems that the company needs to smooth out more than a week in.

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Amazon Takes Victory Lap with 'New World' Game Launch

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    Amazon's 'New World' MMORPG is finally here

    Amazon's 'New World' MMORPG is finally here

    It's a critical release for Amazon Game Studios. After four delays spanning nearly a year and a half of missed release dates, New World is finally here. You can download the MMORPG from Steam and Amazon’s own marketplace. At launch, the title is available through a $40 Standard Edition or $50 Deluxe …

    New World impressions: not quite new, not quite a world

    New World impressions: not quite new, not quite a world

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    Polygon - Cass Marshall

    New World promises a lush and strange continent for players to explore and conquer, full with dangerous enemies and the promise of glory and treasure. It’s a modern MMORPG in every way — absolutely gorgeous, surprisingly stable for launch, and well voice-acted. There’s also an extensive network of …

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