News items tagged with sea of thieves

Sea of Thieves Release Date Announced in New Trailer

Sea of Thieves Release Date Announced in New Trailer

Yesterday at the Game Awards, Xbox and the developer Rare released a new trailer for Sea of Thieves that revealed its release date. Considering it was previously delayed from a 2017 to a 2018 relea...

By Joshua Duckworth on 13 December 2017
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Using Sea of Thieves Tech

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Using Sea of Thieves Tech

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is incredibly popular and only just hitting its stride, and it seems as though Microsoft is willing to do whatever it takes to be a part of that. Not only will the onl...

By Rory Young on 12 December 2017
20 Most Anticipated Games of 2017

20 Most Anticipated Games of 2017

With 2016 drawing to a close, it’s time to look ahead to what’s coming down the pipeline in 2017 for all platforms, including PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC and the Nintendo Switch. 2016 saw the relea...

By Jason Gallagher on 10 December 2017
Sea of Thieves Gets Release Window

Sea of Thieves Gets Release Window

Xbox Australia prematurely reveals the February release month for the upcoming Rare-developed multiplayer pirate game Sea of Thieves on PC and Xbox One. Sea of Thieves was a pleasant surprise at th...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 December 2017
Sea of Thieves Trailer Features Dynamic Storms

Sea of Thieves Trailer Features Dynamic Storms

The latest Sea of Thieves video from Rare, part of the studio’s Inn-Side Story series of developer-led feature introductions, focuses on the addition of storms to the game. The big, beautiful, and...

By Rory Young on 09 December 2017
Hands-On: Sea of Thieves is Rare's Return to Form

Hands-On: Sea of Thieves is Rare's Return to Form

One editor goes hands-on with Rare’s Sea of Thieves, coming away toting the imminent high seas multiplayer title as the long awaited return to form for the famed studio. I pulled out a shoddy looki...

By Riley Little on 09 December 2017
5 Xbox One Exclusive Games To Look Forward To

5 Xbox One Exclusive Games To Look Forward To

With the recent release of the Xbox One S, and the impending launch of Project Scorpio, Xbox fans have plenty to look forward to this year. Additionally, with Microsoft “very focused” on first-part...

By Boston Blake on 09 December 2017
Sea of Thieves Multiplayer More Impactful Than Destiny

Sea of Thieves Multiplayer More Impactful Than Destiny

We speak to several of the developers at Rare about their upcoming game Sea of Thieves, and learn that the multiplayer will be similar to Destiny‘s – but ‘more impactful’. There’s no question about...

By Riley Little on 09 December 2017
Sea of Thieves Gameplay Video Shows Off Co-Op Features

Sea of Thieves Gameplay Video Shows Off Co-Op Features

Sea of Thieves senior designers discuss the game’s unique co-op gameplay mechanics, and reveal how players will need to communication and work together for success. While many Xbox gamers mourn th...

By Boston Blake on 09 December 2017
Xbox's 2016 Exclusives Schedule Revealed

Xbox's 2016 Exclusives Schedule Revealed

Microsoft releases a list of console exclusive games coming to Xbox in 2016, including Crackdown 3, Gears of War 4, Halo Wars 2, Quantum Break, and more. Overall, it’s safe to say that 2015 was a g...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 December 2017
Sea of Thieves Trailer Shows Off Combat

Sea of Thieves Trailer Shows Off Combat

Rare announces a new alpha test session for swashbuckling MMO Sea of Thieves, which will feature an expanded world and explosive combat against skeletons. Though progress has been slower than promi...

By F. O'Sullivan on 04 December 2017
Sea of Thieves Announces PC and Xbox One Cross-Play

Sea of Thieves Announces PC and Xbox One Cross-Play

Microsoft has officially announced that Rare’s multiplayer pirate action game Sea of Thieves will feature cross-play between Xbox One and PC. The announcement came during today’s Xbox Gamescom live...

By Rory Young on 03 December 2017
The Best Games of E3 2016

The Best Games of E3 2016

Unlike past year’s E3 events, this year’s had a particular air of familiarity. Going into the even most gamers had a pretty good handle on what should be announced, and by and large the major publi...

By Anthony Taormina on 03 December 2017
New Sea of Thieves Trailer Highlights the Visuals

New Sea of Thieves Trailer Highlights the Visuals

Rare releases the fourth ‘Short Haul’ trailer in a series of Sea of Thieves developer diaries, this time focusing on visual effects like cannon explosions. Today Rare delivered the fourth Sea of Th...

By Rory Young on 03 December 2017
Sea of Thieves Gets Special Treatment from Xbox

Sea of Thieves Gets Special Treatment from Xbox

Sea of Thieves developer Rare is so consistent with Microsoft that the publisher has opted to allow the team special treatment when it comes to the game’s release.

By Maxwell Jeffery on 25 November 2017
Sea of Thieves Delayed to Early 2017

Sea of Thieves Delayed to Early 2017

In a new interview, the head of Xbox Games Marketing, Aaron Greenberg, reveals that Rare’s pirate adventure game Sea of Thieves has been delayed to 2017. One of the games PC and Xbox One players we...

By Jasmine Henry on 22 November 2017
Sea of Thieves Multiplayer Gameplay Trailer

Sea of Thieves Multiplayer Gameplay Trailer

Rare is debuting the debut gameplay trailer for Sea of Thieves, the online multiplayer pirate adventure game, live at Microsoft’s E3 2016 Xbox press conference. To sail the seven seas, embracing th...

By Rory Young on 09 September 2017
Xbox One's 5 Most Exciting Upcoming Exclusives

Xbox One's 5 Most Exciting Upcoming Exclusives

After a strong 2015, the Xbox One looks to have another year full of high quality exclusive games, thanks to titles like Gears of War...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 July 2017
Sea of Thieves Dev Says Cross-Play 'Knocks Down Walls'

Sea of Thieves Dev Says Cross-Play 'Knocks Down Walls'

The first official internal test of Xbox One and PC cross-play for Sea of Thieves is a big success according to Rare, which says cross-play ‘knocks down barriers.’

By Rory Young on 09 May 2017
2017 Video Game Release Schedule

2017 Video Game Release Schedule

With so many games coming this year, here’s Game Rant’s 2017 Video Game Release Schedule. We will update the list often as new games are announced, delayed, and released.

By Boston Blake on 13 January 2017