New World patch 1.8.2 is available on PC(Steam). According to the official New World patch notes, the latest update adds quality-of-life changes and fixes. Apart from this, today’s New World update 1.8.2 also includes stability fixes.
Previously, a major update added the Winter Convergence Festival with the new winter event packed with quests, special activities, and more. Recently, a hotfix was also released. Unfortunately, players are still experiencing several issues with the game. Today’s New World game update 1.8.2 will address a few of these errors.
Read more details below.
New World Patch 1.8.2 Notes – February 7, 2023
Fixed an issue where a player could sometimes slide to gain extra speed and distance while crouched.
Fixed an issue where players could dive farther than intended.
Updated enemies in the quest “Justice For The Dynasty” to one of the final lieutenants in the Dynasty Shipyard Expedition.
Updated Scourge of Aeon Madness quest to re-grant the required recipe on quest reset.
Fixed an issue that prevented players from completing Faction Kill Missions.
Fixed an issue that prevented players from completing the Salting The Earth quest.
Mining the ore now completes the Miner’s Keeper quest.
Fixed an issue that caused Sneed’s Revenge event to not respawn correctly in Preiddeu Farms.
Fixed a crash that sometimes occurred when interacting with Barkimedes.
Hatchet: Fixed an issue that allowed players to always move at sprint speed.
Life Staff: Fixed an issue that caused ability perks to not function when using the Bile Bomb Heartrune.
Musket: Fixed an exploit that allowed a second shot to be fired without reloading.
Fixed an issue that caused the Purity of Light Life Staff perk to not properly heal targets when a debuff was cleansed.
Re-enabled the penalty for players that quit in-progress Arenas and Outpost Rush matches.
ECONOMY, PROGRESSION & GEAR
Increased the drop rate for Juniper Berries from 50% per loot drop to 100%.
Removed a total of 28 Sarcophagi and Large Chests throughout Brimstone Sands to address global economy concerns.
Sepulchers of Summanus
Temple of Shu
Fixed the stretching on the Legion Sand Cloak armor.
Fixed a visual issue with the Azure Dragon armor skin.
Fixed an issue that caused the Dragon’s Hoard January Prime Gaming Loot to contain no loot.
Fixed an issue where the Mystic Sting Hatchet had the incorrect Strength attribute bonus.
Governors are no longer able to Switch their current Company’s Faction.
Updated Faction chat filter icon.
Fixed an issue that caused the Trading Post “Can Equip” filter to not show all item rarities when close to max level.
Download the free New World game update 1.8.2 on PC.