Official Sea of Thieves: Tales from the Tavern Podcast - Episode #18

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  • Published on Dec 6, 2018
  • Back for the first time since E3 2018, our Sea of Thieves podcast unites Jon, Emma and Joe with a couple of high-ranking guests - Rare Studio Head Craig Duncan and Head of Microsoft Studios Matt Booty - to look back on a wildly busy year. Visit the official game site at www.seaofthieves.com
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Comments • 200

  • Fly Oz
    Fly Oz Month ago

    How about refunding customers who cant get it to work?? Yes really special junk software for $50+ no refunds allowed.The NEW developer

  • Harry Armstrong-Coop
    Harry Armstrong-Coop 3 months ago

    Dear Rare. Please don’t forget about adventure mode

  • Midlife Gaming Crisis
    Midlife Gaming Crisis 5 months ago

    Love your game! Love your videos! Keep up the great work!

  • Jeff Crisp
    Jeff Crisp 6 months ago

    im late but since microsoft was there, id like to see a rent to own feature in the store. I cant afford to drop the full 60 at one time but ive been able to do gamepass. but i only play sea of thieves from game pass. with that said i think a rent to own feature. pay 10 bucks a month until its paid and its yours. if you cant make a payment, your progress would be saved but would have no access to launch said game. not sure if its even possible but just an idea that could makeit to the right person.

  • retro52454 7
    retro52454 7 6 months ago

    I remember the first time I loaded this game up, my first ship battle, this game has had an amazing impact on my life, I've made so many friends on this game, you've made the best game of 2018 in my opinion rare, it's so amazing just to look where we are now, and where we were when the game launched, thank you for such an awesome game, cheers!

  • PugzyTheDog
    PugzyTheDog 6 months ago +1

    There should be ammo pouches for 50k that allows you to hold 5 more bullets

  • James Dieckow
    James Dieckow 6 months ago

    Your game is broken. Pc players have a complete and total advantage over console player. I won't play again until I know I can choose to only play with other console players. I'm not the only one that I know on Xbox that has stopped playing due to the unfair advantage of p.c. players.

  • Quest
    Quest 6 months ago

    I need this podcast more often

  • Dmitry Lazarev
    Dmitry Lazarev 6 months ago

    Where I can get a hoodie like Joe Neate has? :)

  • Ultra Violence
    Ultra Violence 6 months ago

    Private servers then. 😜

  • robo man379
    robo man379 6 months ago

    I had the best fight I've ever seen a few days ago there was 2 galleons in a alliance when fighting the one galleon another ambushed us we ran into another brig we teamed up to fight. Skeleton ship spawned and joined the fight. We sunk so I had to chill on the other brig and sink the skeleton ship and the galleons, and we finished the skull fort we took from them

  • Reee Harley
    Reee Harley 6 months ago

    I want more bosses please

  • David Treston-Waller
    David Treston-Waller 6 months ago

    More of these please

  • Drakhar Valeska
    Drakhar Valeska 6 months ago

    Love this game, Keep up the great work on these updates :D

  • 9ine9ine1ne stoopid
    9ine9ine1ne stoopid 6 months ago

    I wish instead of praising comments that complement yall; Youd also like comments where they have cristisism for the better of Sea of Theives..

  • Byzantine Empire
    Byzantine Empire 6 months ago

    Ps4? ????

  • Merlin Wizard
    Merlin Wizard 6 months ago

    Rare, random question, which is your favorite outpost?

  • nicole frousheger
    nicole frousheger 6 months ago

    It has been hard play but it is a lot of fun for me

  • Demonos74
    Demonos74 6 months ago

    when you guys gonna add fishing to the pirate life.

  • Winston Ralphs
    Winston Ralphs 6 months ago

    The ghost ships are cool, but I think they're a little bit overkill for new players(like me). Either some tips would be great or maybe dial them back(still keep them challenging, but not so impossible that I'm going to get sunk every time I encounter one?) I mean I love the game so much and I trust y'alls judgement that's just my only real grievance. That and maybe a little more enemy variety. Also, the skellymans with the exploding barrels are a bit rampant.
    I guess the point is that it's a dangerous world, but it just seems extreme to a new player lol. Either way I'm gonna keep playing, it's a fun experience and I absolutely adore sailing the open seas.

  • Γιωργος Κουκου

    Would it come for ps4? I would love to play it with my friends

  • Daniel Nelson
    Daniel Nelson 6 months ago

    just became pirate legend how do i get a vest like the lady playing the banjo?

  • Minecraft Boy44
    Minecraft Boy44 6 months ago

    When will the pirate legend’s son be in the game? By the way I love the game😀😀

    • Soilednon
      Soilednon 6 months ago

      Minecraft Boy44 The Pirate Lord's son will be in The Arena (coming early 2019). He'll be leading the new faction, the "Sea Dogs".

  • 幸齱十耳巨方千水肩槔腏粵子所畢鹽埕區娌毋早

    I hate u all , u all have ruined this game skeleton ships allways sink me my 7 hours worth of athenas loot goes in 3 seconds.
    Also skeletons are so OP!
    @SeaofThieves

  • Incen Kong
    Incen Kong 6 months ago

    2 be honest, I was rly bored after few weeks. But I still like SoT! And the last Update brings me back, it's not 100% the game I want - yet, but it's absolutely on the right way. And u guyz are so likely and passioned and I'm rly curious for alle the things are coming. Absolutely would buy the game again^^

    • Incen Kong
      Incen Kong 6 months ago

      BTW Tribemasks would be an awesome thing! And it fits very good with the Tribal-African influenced Pirates of Tobago

  • Kathy Cornwell
    Kathy Cornwell 6 months ago

    p.s. the skeleton man of war ships could be like floating skeleton forts. =)

  • Kathy Cornwell
    Kathy Cornwell 6 months ago

    hey! i got an great idea for a content update, (ahem) Bones of war: four medaling young pirates have accidentally resurrected the most dangerous threat the sea of thieves has ever seen yet : skeleton man of war ships! each being lead by it's own specific skeleton captain and crew. crews will have to be careful as these monstrous ships of the undead (along with there own small fleet of previous skeleton ships) wage war across the waves! discover the deep rivalry of these cursed pirate crews as you try to survive... Bones of war!

  • Roger Cole
    Roger Cole 6 months ago

    Would u add a the squid Bowl summons the Kraken

  • Nite Turtle
    Nite Turtle 6 months ago +3

    I have one question. just want a solid honest answer. Why can I not use my keyboard on Xbox one.

  • Andofthedrew
    Andofthedrew 6 months ago

    why does Craig still have a hair style from 2004 joking but true lol love your game me and my girlfriend play it together in the same room with two tv's and two xbox one X's

  • Andofthedrew
    Andofthedrew 6 months ago

    love to see a update where you can use your simulator racing wheel to steer your ship lol

  • Blake Severson
    Blake Severson 6 months ago

    Firstly, I love this game. It's amazing to see it grow and develop. For the future I would love more info on anything you can share with how you run your SDLC. How do you prioritize user feedback? Where and how do do know when to you cap features? What tools do you use for PBI and bug tracking? How long do you test? What kind of stages do you move builds through? I imagine the lessons learned would help devs working in all mediums.

  • MrTehPuppy
    MrTehPuppy 6 months ago

    I do want to call your guest Mike out on one comment he made in this podcast. At one point he says (paraphrasing here) "we are just trying to give people want they want. They want more exclusives, so we're doing more exclusives."
    ...who? Who is saying "give us more exclusives"? Because I have a hard time believing that its consumers saying "yes, please take away more choices from us by making more exclusives." I can see why a publisher like Microsoft would want more exclusives, sure. But theres no way consumers are asking for that. Not in any meaningful numbers anyway

  • CaptainCanine
    CaptainCanine 6 months ago

    And then you made shrouded spoils the best update yet and you made the seas 10x more hostile

  • MrTehPuppy
    MrTehPuppy 6 months ago

    I'll be real with you guys. I had fallen away from SoT a few months back simply because I wasnt having fun anymore. The game had become a tedious grind that felt more like a chore than a game. BUT, I dipped back in to try out this most recent update and I gotta say, you guys have snagged my interests again! This most recent update us quite a blast. Keep the good stuff coming guys n gals!

  • Tom Cowlishaw
    Tom Cowlishaw 6 months ago

    You know what Joe? This games pretty neate...

  • ghaanja
    ghaanja 6 months ago

    Rank 10 pirate legend for 5 months now and still spending all my free time on the seas. Tnx Rare for making such a great game, can't wait to see whats come next.

  • KigreTheViking
    KigreTheViking 6 months ago

    Megladon and the Kraken should be a surprise when they come for you, not a given.
    The novelty goes away pretty fakken fast when they come EVERY damn time you leave an island! Whos idea of fun was this!?
    Tone down the ratio ffs!!!

  • M.yunus Varu
    M.yunus Varu 6 months ago

    That’s not Joe neate that’s a fake joe neate since his hands are not moving.
    But sea of thieves is my favourite game
    Actually it’s the real one since his hands only move when he’s talking

  • Chuck Sawdy
    Chuck Sawdy 6 months ago

    I feel like they made a game solely in hopes of selling merch from the expanded universe

  • Matthew Rolls
    Matthew Rolls 6 months ago

    Me and my mate were at a skull fort, we were ambushed by a brig, we used a explosive barrel to sink it...they came back three times begore a galleon showed up..we sank the galleon and the brig with the same tactic...am bushing by use of explosive barrel...finally as we were out of bananas wood and cannons another sloop showed up and sank the brig..we went to game chat and praised them for their help..they only started a week ago and already hated galleons and brigs..we formed an alliance and finished the fort...the brig showed up one final time..our new friends went off and fought the brig to buy us time to sell our loot...every sloop we have come acorss has left us alone as we have them.

  • hello neighbor
    hello neighbor 6 months ago

    Is there an team chat

  • injin ninja
    injin ninja 6 months ago

    Any word on Fable?

  • Riccardo Caponnetto
    Riccardo Caponnetto 6 months ago

    I don't have time to watch the whole video, so I do not know if you've already talked about it, but I'd like to see the winch the rudder and the cannons of the forsaken ashes
    Sorry for the english but i'm italian

  • Captain Falcore
    Captain Falcore 6 months ago +20

    So many details in this update, for example your bell will now ring uncontrollably in a storm.

    • Craig Rogers
      Craig Rogers 6 months ago +2

      Yes I noticed that, so glad to have been around since the beginning. Imagine not having seen the game grow.

    • Big Depression
      Big Depression 6 months ago

      It’s realistic but annoying

    • Brandon F
      Brandon F 6 months ago +1

      Love it cause then when I'm making a sandwich in the lower deck I know when its getting rough out :D

  • Mike Young
    Mike Young 6 months ago

    I wanted to like the game as I love pirate games and I'm probably in the minority but I wanted the world to be about more than just killing other pirates. Everyone's a pirate. I don't mind the danger of pvp but I don't want it 24/7 everywhere including in a town. There are no places where people congregate and interact. This makes the game less than alive. I get it, there's lots to do and for some attacking everything that moves is fun. Anyway, this is why I don't play.

  • Matthew Rolls
    Matthew Rolls 6 months ago

    Please give sloops 2 cannons either side

    • Captain Silith
      Captain Silith 6 months ago

      If you want that you need to give a good reason and create a good argument

  • ArmouredSpacePony
    ArmouredSpacePony 6 months ago

    Nice! I know this wasn't the most popular format, I did really enjoy listening to these podcasts on my way to uni.

  • Delrus Tha Myth Jones
    Delrus Tha Myth Jones 6 months ago

    Sea of Thieves is GOTY! Too bad this garbage industry tries to smear every Xbox console exclusive to try and make PS4 shovelware movie games look good. Xbox by comparison tries to create unique games for a variety of genres instead of licensed game shovelware and bad clone open worlds that make bad copies of Arkham, Ubisoft and Dark souls clunky gamplay ideas. Hacks. Been a great year with Sea of Thieves, State of Decay 2, Forza Horizon 4! Great trifecta! Look forward to future updates!

  • Fya Rasta1326
    Fya Rasta1326 6 months ago

    To me the Shrouded Sails update was like an AWESOME reward of the succes of the game, I LOVE IT...keep it up guys...#BEST GAME EVER CREATED

  • Richard T
    Richard T 6 months ago

    What does the Roadmap look like now?

  • Neale Zeringue
    Neale Zeringue 6 months ago

    #taverntalk

  • Stefan Ott
    Stefan Ott 6 months ago +3

    Who built your set? It's fantastical.

    • Stefan Ott
      Stefan Ott 6 months ago +3

      Well it's beautiful, and looks like someone really put their heart into it and it makes me feel all melty inside thinking about it.

    • Sea of Thieves
      Sea of Thieves  6 months ago +2

      Our incredibly talented Facilities Team! A lot of the decoration has been crafted by Concept Artists.

  • Bogart12321
    Bogart12321 6 months ago

    Been playing since day one because of game pass. This is my most favorite game ever. Everytime I get on I get excited to either relax and sail around or fight many of the threats. Thank you so much for creating and keeping this game interesting. Ive met many friends and always look forward to the next session.

    • Sea of Thieves
      Sea of Thieves  6 months ago

      Thank YOU so much for playing. Hearing that people have made friends in our game is one of our favourite things ever. EVER.

  • Fito Glez
    Fito Glez 6 months ago

    the game is pretty fun! but when you play you feel it incomplete, you need more content to find even if you re not maaking quest, and a lot of stuff to find, not only chests, rom, or plants, if you keep updating the game, it could be a perfect game

    • Fito Glez
      Fito Glez 6 months ago

      Sea of Thieves if you keep working like that, is going to be damn good!! Cheers !

    • Sea of Thieves
      Sea of Thieves  6 months ago

      There's so much more to come!

  • restlessfrager
    restlessfrager 6 months ago +1

    343? Oh lord please don't pickup any of their design philosophies lol.

  • Braydo Pain Train
    Braydo Pain Train 6 months ago +3

    thank you rare. i wish more devs were part of their community as much as you are.

    • Sea of Thieves
      Sea of Thieves  6 months ago +1

      You guys are who we're making the game for. We love getting to interact with you everyday.

  • Ernie Rodriguez
    Ernie Rodriguez 6 months ago

    The game has gone a long way but much is still needed. To say 4 large updates were added... wouldn’t go that far. A giant shark and a drum was added on the first one. I hardly call that “huge”. Arena doesn’t do much for the main game... which still needs a lot. The main problem, voyages, are still repetitive. Give me that good lore and rich story building mechanic. Give me mini game riddles and platforming.

    • Captain Silith
      Captain Silith 6 months ago

      Whos to say arena isnt bring main game content just because they havent announced it

  • Daniel Jimenez
    Daniel Jimenez 6 months ago

    I was alone with my sloop, getting some chest from an island, and I so a skeleton fort, and there was a galleon attacking it, I kept searching the island and found, a rowboat. Leave my sloop hidden and with the rowboat, when to the fort, after they was done with the Capitan, hide the rowboat behind the galleon, deck it and star getting the goods while there was loading them, hidden on the back part of the ship, when I was done (i left a few things)got back on my rowboat and go back to my sloop, but I didn't had resources, and while I was heading to the outpost, a skeleton ship came out the water, right next to me, and shoot me out of my ship into the water, I catch a marmid but my ship sink, but I didn't die loaded the goods that were coming up on the water, on the rowboat again, and and use it to go to the outpost, and sold all $$$$!)

  • Taaamas
    Taaamas 6 months ago +1

    Matt looks so lost

  • Big_Steve 380
    Big_Steve 380 6 months ago

    Thank you so much with making sure there is a set plan to keep adventure mode. It is such a pleasure to have joined lil over a month ago. Defenitly a pinnacle time.

  • Not The One
    Not The One 6 months ago +5

    This is one of the best parts of this game. The developers communicate constantly with the players and we never feel like we are being ignored.

    • Sea of Thieves
      Sea of Thieves  6 months ago +3

      Our Community Team and devs are reading what you guys post every day.

  • TheElviz86
    TheElviz86 6 months ago

    Love everyone in that video

  • Vladimir G.
    Vladimir G. 6 months ago

    Ооо, сам Мэтт Бутти! Крутяк)

  • Safir Bowers
    Safir Bowers 6 months ago

    8:26 Admits that Sea of Thieves COULD be a lot more.

    • Wylie28
      Wylie28 6 months ago

      You are an idiot. Raise your intellectual standards. You missed the point entirely.

    • Safir Bowers
      Safir Bowers 6 months ago

      Wylie28 Or one could raise their standards. The greatest didn’t settle with mediocre. Evidently, Rare understands this. Hence the content updates and constant changes.

    • Wylie28
      Wylie28 6 months ago +1

      Literally everything COULD be a lot more. But somettimes you have to wake up and start living in the real world.

  • V1KINGberserker
    V1KINGberserker 6 months ago

    Well I miss the lantern damn

  • Wesley Davis
    Wesley Davis 6 months ago +2

    You guys at Rare are just so great and I believe other dev studios should be striving to be like you with the way you're doing updates, content, etc. Listening to your community while still maintaining your overall "mission". Please Please Please keep doing what you're doing. Much love guys!

  • J3loo42
    J3loo42 6 months ago +4

    Ok rare add more tools and weapons in the game

  • Blaise Silver
    Blaise Silver 6 months ago

    damn Matt Booty has quite the neck

  • Jeremy Hines
    Jeremy Hines 6 months ago +3

    I'm stuck around 25% on Red Dead because of Sea of Thieves

  • Spotlight Gaming Network

    Might keep losing lot of American side with Joe keeps Trashing them and in a stream he trashes Texas and there people wow good job he is as Toxic to your game a PVP toxic

  • Chillyx
    Chillyx 6 months ago +1

    Can I get that kraken jacket I want it ughh

    • Chillyx
      Chillyx 6 months ago

      Sea of Thieves I’m looking forward been entering everyday awesome that you guys have this good of fan service

    • Sea of Thieves
      Sea of Thieves  6 months ago +1

      They'll also be back in our Store next week!

    • Sea of Thieves
      Sea of Thieves  6 months ago +1

      Have you seen we're doing a giveaway a day on our social media accounts? Maybe there'll be something to grab your interest soon...

  • Patrick Hughes
    Patrick Hughes 6 months ago +5

    R.I.P. the looking Glass glitch.. while being a glitch it was absolutely the funniest thing I've ever seen in any game.

  • Nuka618
    Nuka618 6 months ago

    THANK YOU RARE TEAM!! I CONSIDER YOU ALL FAMILY . I LOVE YOU ALL HAPPY HOLIDAYS!! SEA YOU ON THE SEAS!!!

    • Sea of Thieves
      Sea of Thieves  6 months ago

      Are we your parent? Crazy cousin? Odd uncle? Either way we love you too!

  • YTBoth
    YTBoth 6 months ago +7

    What about the Story of this game? First the kraken Than megalodon then Wanda died and Now? Killing megalodon and kraken for dublone and Stuff. But no Story behind this Update. All People who wants to have a story please like my post.

    • crabby lord
      crabby lord 6 months ago

      @Cyrribrae dont comoare fortnite kid its for childs it sucks

    • Cyrribrae
      Cyrribrae 6 months ago

      7:00 clearly they're thinking about it, which is great. I think if fortnite can do it, why can't sot

    • Brandon F
      Brandon F 6 months ago

      Lore is always a good thing for fans, keeps a game alive in a different way

  • Josiah Bishop
    Josiah Bishop 6 months ago +8

    I love sea of thieves. Keep up the good work!

  • Heal Please Heal
    Heal Please Heal 6 months ago +3

    The game I find has a really sturdy base right now. Adding to the game at this stage just adds more enrichment to a world that\s growing and expanding with every passing month. Great job guys and thank you for putting so much work into making the game what it is today. Now where are my potions?

    • Heal Please Heal
      Heal Please Heal 6 months ago

      @jocogi8 if you look over the order of souls tent (purple) that is a potion shop which was open during the beta phase of the game. Intended to future content.

    • jocogi8
      jocogi8 6 months ago

      What potions?

  • Sean McGrath
    Sean McGrath 6 months ago +13

    Less corporate talk, more Joe getting drunk and blurting out spoilers for upcoming releases! >:(

  • Besi
    Besi 6 months ago +1

    "you have done a pretty good job so far" ;)

  • Dovakin Ethesda
    Dovakin Ethesda 6 months ago

    Cool podcast. I'm really Hyped for anything new coming to Sea of Thieves and Team Xbox. # Going shopping

  • ARW1
    ARW1 6 months ago

    Good game..but i bought game pass again like 2 weaks ago...and i cannot play it..it just pop up "Sea of Thieves" logo and than it closes...i spend money so i can again try it and maybe buy it for christmas..but if its not working..why would i spent money for this ? ....

    • Sea of Thieves
      Sea of Thieves  6 months ago

      Hey there. Have you tried to contact Xbox Support so they can help you out? They'll get you up and playing!

    • ARW1
      ARW1 6 months ago

      @crabby lord It doesnt work :D i done it like 5 times and still not working..every other game work but this one no

    • crabby lord
      crabby lord 6 months ago

      Delete The game and redoawnload i think it will work

  • King Lime
    King Lime 6 months ago +1

    You guys should make a video for sea of tease for concepts for the upcoming year... or update...

  • Sgt Palooggoo
    Sgt Palooggoo 6 months ago +4

    I like Neate but he's gotta learn to sit still.
    It's a little annoying.
    Great guy, just get him to learn to sit still.
    Great podcast btw.

    • Sgt Palooggoo
      Sgt Palooggoo 6 months ago +1

      Aye, uh thanks @Sea of Thieves!

    • Sea of Thieves
      Sea of Thieves  6 months ago +4

      We'll have him work on it.

    • Matthew Rolls
      Matthew Rolls 6 months ago

      It's called ADHD..something i have and will never let you sit still

    • Sgt Palooggoo
      Sgt Palooggoo 6 months ago

      Hehehe, 😆

    • Brandon F
      Brandon F 6 months ago +4

      Neate is just itching to stream play lol

  • Jeffrey L
    Jeffrey L 6 months ago

    Soooo... what's on the horizon besides pets, fishing, and arena? That's what I want to know. 6:14 says 'xxxx fortune' hm say again?

    • Wylie28
      Wylie28 6 months ago

      A major quest system rework. That hopefully also includes the ability to ignore them and not get punished because i didn't hate a stupid accept button. Im an adult. I can decide what i enjoy doing very well on my own.

  • Xylr - World Famous Hacker

    Hey guys, I'm really loving where the game is now with shrouded spoils. It feels like there's something to fight or do all the time. And I feel the Skeleton ships, megaladons and krakens all drop a good amount of loot. I'm actually excited to start collecting doubloons and things again.

    • Sea of Thieves
      Sea of Thieves  6 months ago +2

      We've loved seeing the reaction to Shrouded Spoils. There's tonnes more to come with the game. Thanks for playing!

    • Brandon F
      Brandon F 6 months ago +1

      Can finally get in an alliance and sail together with something consistantly to do! #makinfleets

  • Brandon F
    Brandon F 6 months ago +2

    Actual boss fights need to come into game, not tank and spank npcs

  • Brandon F
    Brandon F 6 months ago +2

    Favorite update was hungering deep, strictly because you had to have 5 people to SUMMON the shark... a summonable BOSS is what needs to be in the game again

  • IMAFEEISH
    IMAFEEISH 6 months ago +27

    I have an amazing story to share! Me and my friend where fighting the kracken 2.0 right next to plunder outpost and he died and we sunk but I lived. As we had sunk a sloop just joined the server and was right at plunder outpost. So I swam over to it and stole the ship to finnish off the beast!!! But the guy came back and I expected him to fight me but we teamed up and defated it after taking many blows to our ship and saving eachother from its sucking tentacles. In the end we where victorious and we drank grog, played music and danced amongst our hard earned loot!!! Btw he was xbox and I am PC this game is amazing I can make unlikely friendships with cross-platform!!! This game is by far one of my favorite games!!! Keep that content coming!!!
    -Capitan of the Slimey Sea Pickle

    • Emmet Emerald Elder
      Emmet Emerald Elder 6 months ago

      Thats a very interesting tale

    • IMAFEEISH
      IMAFEEISH 6 months ago +1

      @Heimopro CHEERS!!!🍻

    • IMAFEEISH
      IMAFEEISH 6 months ago

      @Sea of Thieves Aye that I did. And keep up the great work!!!

    • Heimopro
      Heimopro 6 months ago +2

      That's a fantastic story! Cheers!🍻

    • Sea of Thieves
      Sea of Thieves  6 months ago +3

      That's a great story. Teaming up with a stranger to defeat a mythical beast? Awesome. We hope you made the "make friends" emote so you can play together again!

  • AnkrissPro
    AnkrissPro 6 months ago

    wait this game still alive? in almost 2k19? LMAO

    • Andrew Slovak
      Andrew Slovak 6 months ago +2

      @Captain Funk GOTY is a popularity contest. It has nothing to do with quality of a game. A free game is at such an advantage in this scenario because of how many players it draws for being free. This game is obviously if higher quality than fortnite

    • Captain Funk
      Captain Funk 6 months ago +3

      One of the best games today. 100,000,000x better than fortnite, yet fortnite won game of the year

    • Andrew Slovak
      Andrew Slovak 6 months ago +6

      A lot has happened since launch. Push aside any opinion you formed 8 months ago, I highly suggest giving it another try.

  • Mr killer/ مستر كلار

    Pa4 please

    • Justin Marks
      Justin Marks 6 months ago +1

      Just buy an Xbox, it’s like asking for smash bros to comes to another console.

    • Tyson Jewell
      Tyson Jewell 6 months ago +2

      Its Microsoft product not gonna happen buddy

  • Epic Ewok 72
    Epic Ewok 72 6 months ago +14

    Sea if thieves is the best

  • Cole Azevedo
    Cole Azevedo 6 months ago

    Finally! Missing these.

  • nathanielmojo
    nathanielmojo 6 months ago +2

    The fog needs an indicator

  • Victor Lombardo
    Victor Lombardo 6 months ago

    I have a question. Why can't players keep the loot they find in the world of Sea of Thieves in their ship? Each new start for a game is from scratch. 🙁
    I think that is a huge opportunity. Splitting the reputation perhaps, Players may lose a small fraction of their reputation for not turning it in, but still have their rep increase for finding the loot and defeating the bosses.
    Also, will law enforcement skins be released? (Red Coats)

    • Wylie28
      Wylie28 6 months ago

      Play Elite Dangerous. And that conclusion will comes VERY quickly. Having to start your game by traveling somewhere first before doing anything IS NOT fun.

    • Jeffrey L
      Jeffrey L 6 months ago +1

      If you just hoard until you see a ship and leave game, there is no risk. It's also server based, the second the server goes down...you lose everything.

  • Klumsy Kameleon
    Klumsy Kameleon 6 months ago +2

    Interesting that Minecraft was mentioned, as I always believed SOT was similar to it in a way. Minecraft never used to be popular in its beginnings, but grew over time. SOT is not popular, but is growing (maybe not as strong as Minecraft) with updates. I think Rare need to continue to drive forward with a vision and goal similar to that of Minecraft's.

    • Wolfy Thy Alpha Pirate Wolf
      Wolfy Thy Alpha Pirate Wolf 6 months ago +2

      Sea of Thieves is somewhat popular. It was maybe a bit more popular than now but it will continue to grow I'm sure.

  • Ixxolos
    Ixxolos 6 months ago

    Henceforth i decree you should be introduced as the "Pirate Legend Jon McFarlane"

  • Hitbotc
    Hitbotc 6 months ago +44

    Love these long form discussions. Keep it up guys! Thank you so much for doing these.

    • Hitbotc
      Hitbotc 6 months ago +1

      Joseph Gorrie really appreciate that mate!

    • Hitbotc
      Hitbotc 6 months ago +1

      Dusty Colbert thanks mate! In the end of the day I just want the community to grow. This game has brought me more gaming memories then any other game in my adult life.

    • Gonzo
      Gonzo 6 months ago +1

      Agreed. I also enjoy watching your streams, you make some fantastic content!

    • Dusty Colbert
      Dusty Colbert 6 months ago +5

      It’s the only gaming community I know that will kill and slaughter each other but then come together to discuss and show love for said game. It’s just the best community I’ve been apart of. Streamer light you Hitbotc also help bring this game even more life and help me get through some rough days

    • Sgt Palooggoo
      Sgt Palooggoo 6 months ago +3

      Yeah, it is quite entertaining and interesting.

  • Klumsy Kameleon
    Klumsy Kameleon 6 months ago +23

    Sea Of Thieves,
    A game which when I first discovered it - I instantly fell in love. I bought the game about a month after launch - after a lot of media disappointment etc. However, even though I recognised the faults of the game - I still appreciate it! This game is in its early beginnings, still rising up. The game is getting continuous updates, and I hope that'll never stop - as this game has potential to be 200 times better! So much content that is possible to be added in and make the game even better - Rare has been amazing to add so many things since launch - but they need to drive forward and carry on and never stop.

  • Phrygian_Mode
    Phrygian_Mode 6 months ago +1

    Where can I enter the fanfiction contest? Having a hard time finding more details.

    • Phrygian_Mode
      Phrygian_Mode 6 months ago

      Found it. It's under the Athena's Fortune contest. Deadline is today. I already had a fanfiction written which is 1300 words over the max word count stipulated in their rules, but here is to hoping they accept my submission anyway.

  • Victor Lombardo
    Victor Lombardo 6 months ago +6

    I experienced the fog for the first time yesterday! It was awesome! Great job! It added a cool dimension where I could use it as a tactical advantage, but it also built a real sense of danger. It was so awesome!