Sea of Thieves places the deal with Merrick in its subsequent Adventure, The Forsaken Hunter

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If you’ve had any emotional funding within the working lore and story of the Sea of Thieves world, these limited-time Adventures could have been a curler coaster. The earlier story, Lost Sands, decided the destiny of the Golden Sands Outpost. Most gamers ended up siding with Merrick of The Hunter’s Call Trading Company to rebuild the outpost, to nice success. Though, it seems that Merrick has discovered himself in bother afterward, as we study within the trailer for The Forsaken Hunter, the follow-up Adventure.

The cinematic reveals that Merrick has landed within the Sea of the Damned, now in a green, ghostly incorporeal kind. He wakes up on a seaside, close to a line of different pirates set to board the Ferry of the Damned. It’s unknown how Merrick ended up right here, even after his success within the earlier Adventure. Merrick is then bullied by Wanda the Warsmith AKA the Masked Stranger and the previous Bilge Rat Duke, each who have been revealed to have joined the Dark Brethren within the Pirates of the Caribbean enlargement.

There are various questions for followers that come out of this trailer, nevertheless it’s fairly simple to take a position that this upcoming Adventure will take gamers on some type of rescue mission to the Sea of the Damned. We additionally get a glimpse of a skeletal Wraith within the trailer, so gamers may lastly have a correct encounter with them. Whatever the case, this Adventure will probably be playable for 2 weeks, from June 30 to July 14.

Following this Adventure would be the broadly anticipated Captaincy update, coming with Season Seven of Sea of Thieves on July 21. That update will include some extremely requested options, most notably the power to call your ship, and a few high quality of life enhancements similar to new Outpost areas for handing over loot with ease.

Something has befallen Merrick…

Following his triumph at Golden Sands, the veteran sailor has mysteriously disappeared. Answer the decision to hunt the Hunter in our subsequent time-limited Adventure, ‘The Forsaken Hunter’ – dwell from June thirtieth to July 14th!

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