"It may not be all smooth sailing, but Rare's Sea of Thieves manages to deliver a cooperative experience like nothing we've ever experienced before."
Developer Rare just updated its pirate adventure Sea of Thieves with content hot as molten lava.
Sword combat is getting improvements, with Rare looking to spice things up once again.
The new Legends of the Sea update adds some cosmetics themed around the 2005 game from Rare.
The update adds plenty of new content for players, from buccaneering cosmetics to the return of Duke.
We sail into the new content for a few hours to celebrate the new year in Rare's swashbuckling game.
If you're a fan of the music from Rare's nautical online adventure then there's a treat waiting for you.
Rare's pirate-themed online adventure has had a strong second year with plenty of updates.
The Seabound Soul adds new Tall Tale missions and bombs that should crank up the heat in Rare's game.
These include sails, a flag, a figurehead, and a hull themed around The Coalition's franchise.
Fort of the Damned adds plenty to the game this spooky season, including ancient magic you must defeat.
Take a buddy out with you when exploring, but there's even more included in the Smuggler's Fortune update.
Xbox GM of Marketing Aaron Greenberg reflected on the ability for the service to grow a game's audience.
Rare's seafaring pirate experience Sea of Thieves keeps growing with the new free expansion Dark Relics.
It may well be a while before Infinite sets sail, but that doesn't mean that you can't bring some Halo to Sea of Thieves right now.
Pre-orders are live now ahead of the shipping in October, and this lets you recreate pirate adventures in a new way.