• Sea of Thieves

    Sea of Thieves’ First Season Begins This Thursday

    As Sea of Thieves moves away from monthly updates to season-based content, Rare has launched a video explaining how the new season model works. On January 28, players can begin to tackle 100 levels of items to unlock with new cosmetics, and in-game rewards being unlocked for free. There’s...
  • PSA: Get This Sea of Thieves Ship By Playing Battletoads

    Rare has a special treat for those of you checking out Battletoads, which is set to launch tomorrow on Xbox and PC. Since Rare was the original developer on the iconic series and has worked with Dlala Studios to develop the new iteration, this new cosmetic item is a...
  • Sea of Thieves April Update Is Called Ships Of Fortune

    During today’s Inside Xbox presentation, Rare was on hand to introduce this month’s new update that’s coming in a few weeks. Joe Neate, an Executive Producer at Rare introduced us to Ships of Fortune. This month’s update is called Ships of Fortune, and we all prefer a certain Trading...
  • Sea of Thieves Hits 10 Million Players

    Joe Neate, an Executive Producer at Rare, revealed today in a blog post that Sea of Thieves has passed 10 million players since launch. By crossing that threshold, Sea of Thieves is the most successful new IP from an Xbox studio this generation. Join us in a toast to...
  • Everything Announced At X019

    Microsoft held X019 in London today, and the annual event had a ton of reveals, release dates and more. During the 90 minute stream, Xbox showcased a ton of new games, revealed more games for Xbox Game Pass, announced new dates for Project xCloud, and confirmed some rumours that...
  • Sea Of Thieves Gets An Explosive Update

    Sea of Thieves is on an upward adventure of its own. After playing the Anniversary Update (which is everything I wanted in the game) I was extremely content with the new Tall Tales Rare included in their swashbuckling pirate game. Since that update, the studio has continually provided content...
  • Sea Of Thieves Is What It Is Today, Thanks to Game Pass

    Some interesting information from the Phil Spencer interview over at Kotaku as Stephen Totilo published an excellent interview with the head of Xbox. It’s general knowledge that Sea of Thieves ran into rough seas at launch, and suffered because of the little content available at launch, it was quickly...
  • Sea Of Thieves Anniversary Update Breathes New Life Into The Game

    Last week, I flew to Birmingham, UK to visit Rare Studios. What was I doing there? Well, celebrating the first anniversary of Sea of Thieves with the developer and learning more about the upcoming Anniversary Edition, which launched on April 30, 2019 across Xbox One and PC. What I...
  • Impressions: Sea Of Thieves: Tales Tales – Shores Of Gold

    On April 4, 2019, I stopped by Rare Studios to get a first look at the upcoming storyline Tall Tales – Shore of Gold, which is set for release this month as part of the Anniversary Update out on April 30, 2019. After a briefing on what to expect,...
  • Sea Of Thieves’ Free Anniversary Update Lands On April 30

    Rare released a trailer today detailing the upcoming free Anniversary Update that will be landing on April 30 as we set sail for Sea of Thieves’ second year of adventures. Players can look forward to fishing, using a new harpoon gun while aboard their ship, and updates to how...