In-character rumor-leakage. I dig it.
It seems like the Pirates of the Burning Sea team has been leaking some information which can shed some light on what players should be expecting for the end of beta events.
Something is afoot in the Caribbean! Intercepted missives have begun to surface; fueling rumors that nefarious plans are unfolding that threaten to escalate the already precarious political tensions to a fevered pitch.
An interesting rumor of note suggests that captains on the Burning Sea will want to watch the Auction Houses at their respective home ports, as leaders of the four factions are said to be preparing for all out war.
Find out more and read the missives at the Burning Sea site.