Sea of Thieves is almost able to set sail on Xbox One and PC, with an official launch date introduced through a brand new trailer. Get able to hoist the anchor in early 2018.
It seems like we have been listening to about Sea of Thieves for a protracted, very long time at this level. Fortunately, we do not have to attend for much longer to lastly get our fingers on it. In line with the brand new trailer, which went reside throughout this previous week’s The Game Awards, the web swashbuckling recreation can be accessible throughout the Xbox One household of consoles and the PC come March 20 for $59.99.
When you’ve missed out on the drip-feed of particulars for Sea of Thieves these previous couple of years, it is sort of tough to explain. It does not look like a straight multiplayer game, nor does it appear to be a typical MMO. Within the recreation, you get dropped into an enormous world stuffed with pirate adventures. You possibly can discover islands, seek for buried treasure, and be part of a crew on a ship. These crews are sometimes made up of different gamers, with contributors needing to work collectively as a way to attain their vacation spot or overtake an enemy ship in fight.
The entire thing appears to be like very bold. The world appears huge, there are all kinds of customization choices and it appears to be like like exploration can be enormously rewarded. And did we point out you possibly can combat undead pirate skeletons? As a result of you possibly can. In the event that they handle to tug all of this off swimmingly, we is likely to be speaking a couple of new hit multiplayer gem come late March.
Sea of Thieves is accessible for pre-order now. When you select to plop down your cash early, you may get into the upcoming closed beta and earn the “Black Canine Pack” when the sport lastly arrives. Mentioned pack appears to be like to incorporate a fairly rad black pirate outfit, in addition to some in-game gadgets.
Microsoft appears to be all about custom-made controllers today, so that you higher imagine there is a Sea of Thieves choice inbound, too. The physique will boast a deep purple translucent shell with laser-etched barnacles, a golden set off and a glow-in-the-dark cranium. That restricted version trailer can be up for pre-order and might be yours for $74.99. Whereas the sport launches this coming March, the controller can be accessible a bit earlier, arriving Feb. 6. As an added bonus, the controller will embody a code for unique Ferryman clothes in your Sea of Thieves avatar, in addition to a two-week trial of each Xbox Dwell Gold and Xbox Recreation Move.
So what do you assume, of us? Is Sea of Thieves in your radar, or do you need to see a bit extra gameplay earlier than making any ultimate selections? Tell us within the feedback beneath.