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Pirates of the Burning Sea News

  • A server for everyone.

    The names of the servers for the North American and European Pirates of the Burning Sea launch have been released, along with some information on their special "historical" servers which seem like they'll blending some languages.

    You’ve asked for it, now here it is: the Pirates of the Burning Sea server list for Europe and North America!

    Fans are encouraged to use this information to plan which server they wish to join once Pirates of the Burning Sea goes live.

    News
    Fri, Dec 28, 2007
    Aelryn
  • No candy canes for you. Back to coding!

    Apparently the Pirates of the Burning Sea team doesn't even stop for Christmas. Just two days later, and they have a brand new patch for you!

    News
    Fri, Dec 28, 2007
    Aelryn
  • Just one more week of tweaking...

    According to a post at the Burning Sea website, the Pirates of the Burning Sea Open Beta will be extended through January 1st. In addition to that news, Flying Lab is also planning to reward their players with a special flag and sail design available exclusively to beta testers, and some fun in-game events to celebrate the end of beta.

    News
    Wed, Dec 26, 2007
    Aelryn
  • Nice, Flying Lab! Keep those coders working to make an awesome game experience!

    Just days after their last patch release, Flying Lab has another patch with another set of notes ready to rock for Pirates of the Burning Sea players.

    This build includes some very important tuning changes to Ships of the Line and to swashbuckling. Some more performance and stability fixes are included, as are new town voice effects recorded with actual foreign-language speakers! The latest drop of localized text is also included.

    News
    Thu, Dec 20, 2007
    Aelryn
  • Changing the face of modern pirating.

    The patch notes for the newest Pirates of the Burning Sea patch are posted at the official site.

    This patch includes a lot of great stuff. Highlights include improvements in server lag in towns and in boarding combat, improvements to the invisible-avatar problem, the revamped version of the Red Tide level 6 group mission, many many mission and text bug fixes, the latest foreign-language translations, and a lot more.

    News
    Wed, Dec 19, 2007
    Aelryn
  • Error. Error. Pirates will not appear on hard drive. Error.

    It seems that some people are having downloading issues with Pirates of the Burning Sea. If you've been having the kind of errors that Aether is talking about in a recent Burning Sea post, they have some helpful suggestions for you.

    We have received several reports of individuals experiencing errors while downloading the latest patch for Pirates of the Burning Sea.

    News
    Mon, Dec 10, 2007
    Aelryn
  • Open beta just got even bigger.

    Apparently, beta's been good for Flying Lab-- so good, in fact, that they're adding a new beta server for open beta players to test on. Join the rest of the scurvy dogs on the new Black Bart server, starting this week.

    Read more at Flying Lab.

    News
    Mon, Dec 10, 2007
    Aelryn
  • Share your pirate tales!

    The beta NDA for Pirates of the Burning Sea has been officially dropped and the game bloggers are already pouring out their personal opinions of their beta experiences. Tobold has a great write-up already this morning:

    News
    Mon, Dec 03, 2007
    Aelryn
  • All right everyone: You're in!

    Flying Lab has some information posted which clarifies the Fileplanet key situation for Pirates of the Burning Sea. Apparently, it was causing some confusion.

    We’ve had several reports of people who experienced some confusion as to the way FP keys work. In order to make up for that, we are inviting everyone with a Stress Test II key to join us as beta testers!

    Read more at the Burning Sea website.

    News
    Tue, Nov 27, 2007
    Aelryn
  • Time for even MORE stress.

    The sharp eyes of MPOGD have noticed that FilePlanet has launched the announcement for the Pirates of the Burning Sea stress test #2 and written a special feature to get you started.

    WHAT: Pirates of the Burning Sea, the MMORPG featuring high seas action and adventure in a bold world of pirates and plunder, is scheduled for its second stress test Thursday, November 15th through Sunday, November 18th, hosted by File Planet.

    News
    Sat, Nov 24, 2007
    Aelryn
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