Because everyone knows that Nordic folk have the best plunder.
There's a new press release out which announces that Pirates of the Burning Sea will be launching in Nordic countries soon:
Paradox Scandinavian Distribution, in cooperation with Sony Online Entertainment LLC's (SOE) Platform Publishing label and Flying Lab Software LLC (FLS) announced today that the company will distribute Pirates of the Burning SeaÂ in the Nordic countries. The hotly anticipated MMO (Massively Multiplayer Online) game, scheduled to launch worldwide on January 22, 2008, featuring high seas action and swashbuckling adventure in a bold world of pirates and plunder, is being developed by Seattle-based FLS and published by Platform Publishing.
Read the whole release at WarCry.