'Sea of Thieves' updates will focus on new maps, not perks

From Engadget - April 15, 2018

The first wave of new material arrives in May, including The Hungering Deep (which focuses on a "new AI threat" and a special event) as well as weekly events that bring "new mechanics" and rewards.In the summer, you will get both a new ship type through Cursed Sails as well as a new region in Forsaken Shores.Both of those later updates will once again toss in new gameplay dynamics, AI enemies and rewards.

Rare was careful to warn that its plans would remain "fluid," but maintained that all new content will be free.It does not want to split the player base, and that means ensuring that everyone is on the same page.


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