At the Microsoft Presser, Rare studios head Craig Duncan announced their newest title in development, Sea of Thieves.
The trailer showcases a colorful and cartoony world inspired by Pirates of the Carbbean. Here are the first official details for the game, via the game’s official website:
- Be the pirate you want – With musket loaded and grog in hand, the freedom of the pirate life awaits. What will your legend be?
- An epic multiplayer adventure – Crew up and set sail on memorable voyages. Make and break your pirate’s code on the Sea of Thieves.
- A treacherous shared world – Plot your course and set sail for hidden riches. Navigate the perils of a fantastical world and the danger of rival crews.
Pirates are shown with their gamertags above their heads, indicating this will be a massive connected multiplayer adventure.
The gameplay showcased fighting skeletons, massive ship battles, wandering through jungles, and epic adventures.