[Notice] Fresh Start World Rollout Plan and FAQ

Greetings Adventurers,

Missed out on your chance to claim the first territory in Aeternum? Interested in establishing your foothold as the reigning champion of the land? Take your first steps on a fresh, blank slate when Fresh Start Worlds come to Aeternum on November 2nd!

We are excited to release the rollout plan for the Fresh Start Worlds as well as an FAQ for any additional questions or concerns you may have.

Below, find the Fresh Start World rollout plans:

Rollout Plan

Round 1:

Region World Time
Central Europe Artemis 2022-11-02T16:00:00Z
South America Artorius 2022-11-02T16:00:00Z
US-East Medea 2022-11-02T16:00:00Z
US-West Yonas 2022-11-02T16:00:00Z

Round 2:

Region World Time
Central Europe Gawain 2022-11-02T17:00:00Z
US-East Myrddin 2022-11-02T17:00:00Z

Round 3:

Region World Time
Central Europe Apophis 2022-11-02T18:00:00Z
US-East Devourer 2022-11-02T18:00:00Z

Round 4:

Region World Time
Central Europe Cleopatra 2022-11-02T19:00:00Z
South America Gaea 2022-11-02T19:00:00Z
US-East Amarah 2022-11-02T19:00:00Z
US-West Ennead 2022-11-02T19:00:00Z
Australia Sutekh 2022-11-02T19:00:00Z

Fresh Start World FAQ

Q: How long will the servers be locked from transfers from existing servers? Will players in these Fresh Start Worlds be able to transfer out of them?

A: There will be no transfers of existing characters into Fresh Start Worlds. We plan to allow transfers from a Fresh Start World to a legacy world at a later time.

Q: Can players in Fresh Start Worlds transfer to another Fresh Start World?

A: Not at this time.

Q: Will there a 3rd character creation slot or will I need to delete a character to access these Fresh Start Worlds?

A: Players will have a third character slot added on November 2nd. Any and all character slots may be used towards Fresh Start servers or Legacy servers but you cannot have more than 1 character per world.

Q: If the Fresh Start World population drops, does that mean it’ll be merged on a legacy server or will it be merged with another fresh server?

A: We will never merge any Fresh Start Worlds into legacy worlds.

Q: How many Fresh Start World will there be?

A: All regions will have at least one fresh start server. Please see above for the rollout plans.

Q: If I’m banned on a legacy server, can I start a new character on a Fresh Start World?

A: Bans are account-wide.

Q: Will there be a world for SEA/OCE?

A: At this time, we do not plan to open any additional regions.

Q: Will the new leveling experience be available on Fresh start servers?

A: All new content, including Brimstone Sands and the Revamped Starting Experience, will be available on these worlds.

Q: Will Nightveil Hallow be available on Fresh Start Worlds?

A: No, but all future events will be available.

Q: Will world population be higher on fresh start worlds?

A: No, Fresh Start Worlds and legacy worlds will have the same maximum population cap.

Q: Will Fresh Start Worlds have a different build or moderation policy from legacy servers?

A: No.

Q: Will there be a dedicated PVP Only or RP Only world in the future?

A: We do not have plans to create a PvP Only or RP Only world at this time.

Q: Will Fresh Start Worlds be language tagged?

A: No, they will not be language tagged.

Q: Will Fresh Start Worlds characters be able to access already purchased items?

A: Yes, account-wide items like promotional and in-store items will be accessible.

Q: How do I differentiate a Fresh Start World from a Legacy World?

A: Fresh Start Worlds will be tagged at the world selection screen.

Q: Is there an official Amazon Games forum or Discord specifically set for people who want to participate in Fresh Start Worlds?

A: No.

Q: Will there be queues for Fresh Start Worlds?

A: We have queue mitigations in place but you should plan for there to be queues on your Fresh Start World.

Q: What if all Fresh Start Worlds are set to Full?

A: Servers may become locked between waves due to world capacity and queues but we will monitor worlds closely, especially during and right after the rollout phase to ensure that players can join a world in their preferred region.

Q: Are Fresh Start Worlds the same as Return to Aeternum Worlds?

A: We will be releasing Fresh Start Worlds at the same time as Return to Aeternum Worlds. At the start, Return to Aeternum servers will be reserved for event participants, but once Return to Aeternum ends, they will be accessible to the public.


Hi all,

We are delaying the opening of Wave 1 by 15 minutes. Get some water and some snacks and get ready!


Update here! To make sure y’all get a cleaner experience, we’ll be launching at 2022-11-02T16:30:00Z.


Wave 1 of Fresh Start Worlds has been unlocked! As a reminder, the servers in this wave are:

Region World
Central Europe Artemis
South America Artorius
US-East Medea
US-West Yonas

In addition, we have opened Imhotep in Central EU which is an additional Fresh Start Server.


Wave 2 of Fresh Start Worlds has been unlocked! As a reminder, the servers in this wave are:

Region World
Central Europe Gawain
US-East Myrddin

We have opened these additional worlds due to demand:

Central EU

  • Crassus
  • Fate
  • Kronos

US East

  • Sentinel
  • Seer

US West

  • Isabella

South America

  • Nomad

Wave 3 of Fresh Start Worlds has been unlocked! As a reminder, the servers in this wave are:

Region World
Central Europe Apophis
US-East Devourer

Wave 4 of Fresh Start Worlds has been unlocked! As a reminder, the servers in this wave are:

Region World
Central Europe Cleopatra
South America Gaea
US-East Amarah
US-West Ennead
Australia Sutekh

For your knowledge, here are all of the Fresh Start Worlds we unlocked:

EU Central

  • Artemis
  • Gawain
  • Apophis
  • Cleopatra
  • Crassus
  • Imhotep
  • Fate
  • Kronos
  • Galahad
  • Jupiter
  • Morgaine
  • Ulthar
  • Ilium
  • Nyx
  • Gilgamesh

US East

  • Medea
  • Myrddin
  • Devourer
  • Amarah
  • Sentinel
  • Seer
  • Lilith
  • Minotaur

US West

  • Yonas
  • Ennead
  • Isabella

South America

  • Artorius
  • Gaea
  • Nomad
  • Arjuna
  • Mayari
  • Nedenyek


  • Sutekh

Minotaur has just been opened for US East.


Got another US-East world opened: Avalon


As Return to Aeternum draws to an end, we’re opening up the following worlds to the public 2022-11-18T17:30:00Z. It may take several minutes and require a refresh for these changes to be reflected in the world selection screen.

  • Dracul ( EU Central )
  • Death ( US East )
  • Titan ( US West )
  • Overlord ( SA East )

Moving forward, they will be treated the same as Fresh Start Worlds.

Edit: Please see this notice regarding Return to Aeternum Worlds.