Avatar: Frontiers Of Pandora: Does The New Zealand Trick Work?
Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora is just a day away, and players wanting to dive into Pandora’s world as soon as possible may be wondering whether the New Zealand will work for the game.
The New Zealand trick is a method players can use to gain access to a game much sooner than others around the world. If a game is releasing at local time in each region a, then players in New Zealand get it early due to the time difference. However, if a game is doing a global release, then the trick won’t work. It’s no surprise that players would want to use this trick to play Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora first. So, below we outline the details on whether or not it does.
Does the New Zealand Trick Work for Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora?
Yes, the New Zealand Trick does work for Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora. However, the New Zealand trick will only work on console. This is due to Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora, having a local release on console but a fixed global release date for PC.Therefore, eager console players will have the option to switch to New Zealand to access the Na’vi experience earlier than others.
Both PlayStation and Xbox players can do this trick; however, it is more complicated to do on PlayStation than it is on Xbox. In order for the New Zealand trick to work for PlayStation owners, they need to have a New Zealand account to purchase the game digitally from that country’s PlayStation Store for this method to work. Xbox players can simply change their console settings to the New Zealand region via the Language and Location option in their System settings.
Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora launches globally on December 6 at 9pm PST for PC players. However, for console owners it is releasing on December 7 at 12am local time. It should be noted that players that have pre-ordered a copy of Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora will still have to opportunity to pre-load the game, this will allow you to jump into Pandora’s world the moment it becomes available. If you’re unsure on how to pre-load Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora, you can check out our guide here. Otherwise, for more articles and guides just like this one, be sure to check out our Games Hub.