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Sea of Thieves update Fate of the Damned has arrived

By Stephany Nunneley, Wednesday, 28 October 2020 20:02 GMT Fate of the Damned is the latest Sea of Thieves monthly update, and it’s available now and free for all players.In the Sea of Thieves update Fate of the Damned, skeletal Shadows of Fate are roaming the seas, and pirates must seek out Flames to fight back against this threat which will change week by week.This year, pirates will be dealing with  Shadows of Fate which are skeletons normally confined to the Fort of the Damned. Working together with the Bilge Rats, you will need to uncover the story behind the threat…

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Sea of Thieves devs release pirate-themed Van Halen cover in touching tribute video

By Dom Peppiatt, Sunday, 11 October 2020 15:07 GMT Sea of Thieves developer Rare has recorded a pirate-themed cover of ‘Jump’ by Van Halen as a tribute to Eddie Van Halen.A selection of developers that work on Sea of Thieves at UK studio Rare have released a cover of the iconic Van Halen track to celebrate the life of Eddie Van Halen, who sadly passed away on October 6 at 65 years of age.The developers posted the touching tribute on Twitter, where it’s been met with praise from music lovers and gamers alike. A tribute in our current Sea of…

Sea Of Thieves devs made a pirate shanty tribute to Van Halen

Eddie Van Halen, song writer and lead guitarist of iconic rock band Van Halen, passed away this week. Across the internet, tributes have poured out for the legendary rocker, including a rather surprising one from Sea Of Thieves developer, Rare. They’ve made a pirate shanty cover of the song Jump. It’s a bit weird, but you know what? It’s really sweet, too. (more…)

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Sea Of Thieves is offering a free Ori-themed ship set this weekend

It’s Talk Like A Pirate Day on Saturday, so naturally, Rare’s excellent pirate adventure Sea Of Thieves has some goodies in store for its players. The first of which is a free ship set inspired by Ori And The Blind Forest (or Will Of The Wisps, I suppose). And the second is a whole weekend of double gold and reputation rewards between today and Sunday the 20th of September. (more…)

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Rare’s Everwild concept art is as gorgeous as you’d expect

Rare are being rather hushed on just what their upcoming game Everwild is. So far, pretty much all we know is that it’s about connecting with nature. But at this point, that’s plenty good enough for me. The stunning trailers and artwork which the Sea Of Thieves studio have revealed are a joy to look at, and the current speculation and mystery around it all is exciting in itself. So, come have a watch of this new developer commentary video and get a load of some delightful new concept art. (more…)

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Sea of Thieves getting dogs in September update

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 29 August 2020 18:08 GMT Sea of Thieves is getting dogs with the September update, and you can even pet the good boys and girls.There will be various breeds of dogs available in the Pirate Emporium when the September update to Sea of Thieves rolls around.Like cats, monkeys, and parrots you will be able to interact with your furry companions and even give them a nice pat on the head or neck scratch.Also in September, players can expect a new voyage type for the Gold Hoarders, which will be a permanent edition to voyages alongside x-marks-the-spot…