Hatchet Exploit giving incredibly unfair advantages in PvP

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  • What is your character name in New World: Clerric
  • What server/world did you experience your issue on: US West - Ptolemais
  • Describe the issue you are experiencing: Someone is animation canceling their light attacks with their hatchet
  • Is this a bug or an exploit: exploit
  • (if a bug) How did the issue effect your gameplay: N/A
  • (if a bug) Were you able to recover from the issue: N/A
  • (if a bug) Please include a screenshot or video of the issue that you have experienced: [Skip to 9:00 for evidence] Hatchet exploiter - YouTube - The player abusing this exploit in the video’s name is Muhammed Avdol. I have reported him in-game for abusing this exploit.
  • What are the steps to reproduce the issue as you experienced: Here is the video I found on it about how it is done - NEW Game Breaking?! Animation Cancel for Hatchet. NEW WORLD, tips and tricks! - YouTube
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Also interested with this mechanic/exploit, I use the same technique in GunZ and ESO, but on those games, it’s encouraged by the devs. It’s more DPS + more chance of carpal tunnel.

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Any new information on that?

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