Sea of Thieves Trailer Shows the Game’s Gorgeous Open World in Shiny 4K

Rare released a brand new trailer of the upcoming Sea of Thieves, and it focuses on the various vistas of the world and on how they tell a story.

on January 18, 2018 1:04 PM

Today Rare released a new trailer of its upcoming shared-world adventure game titled Sea of Thieves.

The video is narrated by Art Director Ryan Stevenson, as he explains and shows off the rich and beautiful world of the game. We get to see diverse environments, from crashed ships to foreboding altars, and scary caves full of mysteries to be solved.

Stevenson also stressed how the developers aimed to create landmarks that tell the story of the world, including hints to those who came before the player. As a bonus, the game’s beautiful visuals are presented in shiny 4k, and everything looks really, really lovely.

You can enjoy the trailer below. If you want to see more, you can read some statistics for the past technical alpha, watch the latest gameplay from the developersa recent traileranother trailer from last month, more gameplay footage recorded by the developers, one more gameplay trailer, and the panel from New York Comic Con that included showcased the reveal of the Pirate Code. You should also listen to our video interview with Rare Studio Director Craig Duncan.

Sea of Thieves will launch for Xbox One and PC on March 20th, 2018. If you want to try the game before it launches, the next closed beta will start on January 24th.

 /  Executive News Editor
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