Update September 27th: Forsaken Shores is now live! And there are so many ways to find out what's included. If you haven't already, check out the dedicated Forsaken Shores campaign page to see all the beautiful plunder ready for the taking in The Devil's Roar. You can also...

* Watch Matt Berry deliver our new Developer Update!
* Dive head-first into the latest round of release notes!
* Watch the feature-packed Content Update video below!

Official Sea of Thieves Content Update: Forsaken Shores

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As we head into autumn and the air begins to cool, things are heating up in Sea of Thieves! Our third major content update since launch, Forsaken Shores, will be available to players on September 27th, free of charge to all who own the game or play via Game Pass.

Forsaken Shores opens up a new, previously unreachable region of the Sea of Thieves: The Devil's Roar. Navigating this treacherous land brings with it new threats, new challenges and new adventures. Superheated water, burning rocks raining down from volcanoes and exploding geysers are just some of the new environmental elements that will change the way pirates traverse land and sea. Are you prepared?

Official Sea of Thieves: Forsaken Shores Teaser Trailer

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Does the trailer have you intrigued? Play Sea of Thieves ahead of the Forsaken Shores update to investigate the identity of the mysterious sailor in the rowboat and the story behind that sad, slightly sinister song. You can also find out more about the ways in which your own crew will be able make use of those incoming rowboats in our recent Inn-side Story video.

To explore Forsaken Shores, head out onto the seas in a few weeks' time on September 27th. Gather your crew and prepare for a land like none you've sailed before!