New World Maintenance Time and 1.0.2 Patch Notes for October 13

By Mehrdad Khayyat

October 13, 2021

New World servers will be offline in a few hours and during the maintenance time, your access to the game will be disabled. Let’s see how much the maintenance will last today.

New World has been pretty popular and successful since its launch later last month. Amazon Game Studios eventually managed to publish a title with a great player base and now it’s all on them to gradually expand the game and fix its issues to make it an even more smooth experience for all players.

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Following the same policy, today, all New World servers will go under maintenance. Following the maintenance, you will need to download a new update.

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New World Maintenance Start and End Time

According to the game’s official Twitter account, the maintenance for New World starts on October 13 at 3 am PT/6 am ET/10 am UTC/11 am BST/12 pm CEST/7 pm JST.

It is expected to last for 5 hours, but if the developers face any unpredictable issue, the maintenance might be extended for a few hours more similar to the last maintenance of the game.

New World Update 1.0.2 Patch Notes

Faction Missions

  • Reduced the amount of influence increase over time significantly for attacking factions. This is to account for a bug we found where the increase was multiplied much faster than intended over time.
  • Removed the decrease in influence over time for defending factions.

Bug Fixes


  • Fixed an issue where players could respawn as a corpse.
  • Fixed an issue where the tier 3 fishing treasure chest wouldn’t fight back after being hooked.
  • Fixed various localization issues and text fields.
  • Fixed an issue causing players kicked, suspended, banned, or removed from the game by Easy Anti-Cheat to receive unclear communication. Additional messaging has been added so players can better understand the penalty they received.
  • Fixed an issue causing territory influence to be reset after an Invasion.
  • Fixed an issue where players attempting to take a split amount of stacked items from a different settlement their faction owns, they were charged for the entire cost of the items in the stack.
  • Fixed a game crash caused by a player targeting another player with a healing effect at the exact moment they fast traveled or teleported away.
  • Fixed an issue reducing variety and potential quantity of loot obtained from game modes and chests within the world.
  • Fixed an issue causing some crafting bonuses to not provide the minimum intended values.
  • Fixed an issue where overflow items in storage transferred to a different territory.
  • Fixed an issue where petting Barkimedes caused the camera to jitter.
  • Fixed an issue causing the Ice Pylon ability to not cooldown appropriately.
  • Fixed an issue where settlement storage can become massively overflowed by expired contracts.
  • Fixed an issue where player’s movement could stutter after becoming encumbered from logging.
  • Fixed an issue where there were not enough chests at Hapless Homestead to fulfill Faction quest requirements.
  • Fixed an issue causing players to randomly teleport.
  • Fixed an issue where players disappear if standing still when a campsite turret blueprint is being held.
  • Fixed a visual issue causing repeater turrets to appear as if they were firing projectiles at an angle that did not align with the turret.
  • Fixed miscellaneous game crashes.


  • Fixed an issue where Marshjaw respawned slower than intended at Flatfish Fishery.
  • Fixed an issue causing certain bears to respawn faster than intended.
  • Fixed an issue causing twice the intended number of Boars to spawn at the Boarsholm POI in Restless Shores.


  • Fixed an issue where players could be prompted to purchase an item they had previously started the unlocking process on in the in-game store when trying to unlock another item immediately after.
  • Fixed an issue causing store previews for skins to not work correctly when the player was actively wielding a weapon.
  • Fixed an issue where the Righteous Guardian armor skin would not change color in War.
  • Fixed an issue where theRunic Bear armor skin would not change color in War.
  • Fixed an issue causing incorrect poses when previewing store items.

New World is now available for PC through Steam. The game features a Standard Edition ($39.99) and a World Deluxe Edition ($49.99). The developer has not shared any plans for releasing the game on consoles in the future.

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Mehrdad Khayyat

Mehrdad is a Senior Staff Writer at DualShockers. He started writing about video games since he was a high-school student. He's probably one of those rare Rainbow Six Siege fans that have the game installed and updated on every available platform.

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