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Sea of Thieves

Sea of Thieves is a first-person cooperative pirate game where players explore the vast open world, fight other sea dogs, and collect hoards of treasure.

Publisher: Microsoft Studios
Playerbase: Medium
Type: MMO Action Adventure
Release Date: March 21, 2018
Pros: +Detailed ship mechanics and naval combat. +Vast open world to explore with a variety of islands. +Crew system and co-op gameplay. +Beautiful water physics.
Cons: -Player limit per instance is to low. -Lack of progression. -Full price game.


Sea of Thieves Overview

Sail the open waters in Sea of Thieves as a pirate with the freedom to do anything. Explore the open world with friends, traversing across wild waves and uncharted lands. Learn to sail a ship, from weighing anchor to unfurling masts to steering. Engage in naval combat, crushing opponents with cannonballs and sinking their ship. Create your own adventures with in-game tools to share with others. Pursue quests, master melee and gun combat, and use the day/night system to your advantage. Customize ships to show character to stand out. With grog in one hand and a map in another, get tipsy with your crew and embark on treasure hunts.

Sea of Thieves Key Features:

  • Detailed Ship Mechanics – sailing the seas requires players to learn ship functions, from weighing anchor to unfurling masts to steering.
  • Naval Combatplayers can engage in naval combat with other pirates, slinging cannonballs into their hulls and sinking them.
  • Explore Islands – there are a large variety of islands to explore, varying not only in physical appearance but also in loot and surprises.
  • Join a Crew – band together with others to form a crew, working together to sail the seas. Make a mutinous member walk the plank!
  • Customize Ships ships can be customized to show individual character and style, making them stand out.

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System Requirements

Sea of Thieves System Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

Operating System: Windows 10
CPU: Intel Q9450 2.6 GHz or AMD Phenom X6 @ 3.3GHz
Video Card: GeForce GTX 650
Hard Disk Space: 60 GB


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Additional Info

Sea of Thieves Additional Information

Developer(s): Rare
Publisher(s): Microsoft Studios

Composer(s): Robin Beanland

Game Engine: Unreal Engine 4

Platform(s): PC, Xbox One

Full Release Date: March 21, 2018

Development History / Background:

Sea of Thieves is developed by Rare and published by Microsoft Studios. The game was featured at E3 2016, with a closed beta to start shortly after. Sea of Thieves uses Unreal Engine 4 and can be played on the PC and Xbox One. The game launched on March 21, 2018.