Category Archives: Pirates

Pirates of the Caribbean and Pirates of the Burning Seas posts

Avast ye swab! It be talk like a pirate day!

Happy International Talk Like a Pirate Day!






Posted in News and Opinion, Pirates | Leave a comment

More bad news about games I love…

In the rule book for the Pirates of the Spanish Main RPG, by Pinnacle Entertainment Group there is a reference to future books that explore other time periods with rich ocean-going themes.  Alas, my Typhoid Mary streak is still going strong.  The Pirates of the Spanish Main RPG line is defunct.  This is due to the […]






Posted in Games, Pirates | Tagged as: , | Leave a comment

Weekend getaway

So I goofed off a little this weekend and spent some time at one of my favorite places.  The Sea






Posted in News and Opinion, Pirates | Tagged as: , , | Leave a comment

Cutthroats game in Playstation Home

I just found out about the pirate themed game in Playstation Home. I know it’s been around for a bit but I haven’t updated my Home software in a long time. The game is a team shoot-em-up with one person at the helm of a ship and up to six people manning the guns. Each […]






Posted in News and Opinion, Pirates | Tagged as: , , | Leave a comment

PotBS: Demo missions

The first thing new French players see in the Burning Seas is a party. The good times end almost immediately as pirates crash and shoot your captain. You dash outside to fight off more scoundrels. This is a really good way to teach players how to fight. Each opponent arrives and paitently waits for you […]






Posted in Pirates | Tagged as: , , | Leave a comment

Pirates of the Burning Seas experience

In researching the PotBS game I read that the online installer was better (more up to date) than the off the shelf CD, so I opted to download the game; it’s 7 gigabytes and took me the better part of a day to get downloaded and installed. There are two servers left. According to wikipedia […]






Posted in Pirates | Tagged as: , , | Leave a comment

Pirate MMOs

I learned that Pirates of the Burning Sea has gone to a freemium business model, so I decided to give it a try. I’ve been playing Pirates of the Caribbean On-line ever since the Mac version came out. I had to use my Bootcamp partition to play PotBS, there is no Mac version and the […]






Posted in Pirates | Tagged as: , , , , | Leave a comment
  • Categories

  • Advertisment

  • What am I playing?

  • Meta