As of today, 20 September 2018, invites to join the New World Alpha have been sent out in waves and will look a little something like this.

Amazon New World Alpha Invite

The gives us a more solid idea of a timeline for the potential release of the game. Initially we thought it was going to be two years away, at the very least – but considering Alpha tests starting to go out to members of the public already and the scale of Amazon’s operation, I’d be surprised if we don’t see a finished product before the end of 2020.

We will be keeping a close eye on the development of New World, so make sure to check back here for all the latest news.