Gamers reported that Amazon’s massively multiplayer recreation New World is bricking their gaming PCs. The difficulty appears to be tied to EVGA RTX 3090 graphics playing cards, in response to customers who’ve skilled the issue. Nevertheless, even gamers which might be utilizing simply an RTX 3090 have reported that their computer systems are overheating and consuming an infinite quantity of CPU energy.
When somebody refers to “bricking” a tool, they may very well be utilizing it in one in every of two methods. Many individuals use the time period “bricking” when a tool can not operate in the mean time or crashes when making an attempt to carry out a process or run an software. Normally, with this definition, the person might want to reboot the gadget. The true definition of “bricking” is when a tool is totally destroyed and turns into not usable. Sadly, plainly the latter is occurring extra by way of the New World beta gamers.
Gamers report that their graphics playing cards are bricking even when they’re within the menus of the sport. Even when New World doesn’t destroy the graphics card, gamers declare that it’s overheating their computer systems in excessive methods. There have been reviews that New World overheats computer systems greater than different graphic intensive video games like Cyberpunk 2077 or The Witcher 3.
— Jacob Oberle (@AdmiralBunny_) July 21, 2021
Beta gamers are searching for options to determine easy methods to forestall their graphic playing cards from turning into very costly paperweights. Many recommend enjoying the sport with the body fee capped at 120 as an alternative of enjoying New World with uncapped FPS.
New World is anticipated to totally launch on PC on August 31.