See what's new in Sea of Thieves

15th April 2021

Season Two

Enjoy new ways to play Sea of Thieves with our ongoing Seasons. Earn rewards by building Renown, tackle Trials and time-limited Events – and, in Season Two, face the fearsome Forts of Fortune or ply your Emissary skills on Merchant Alliance Trade Routes!

28th January 2021

Season One

Enjoy a new way to play Sea of Thieves with the introduction of Seasons. Earn rewards by building your Renown, tackle new Trials, get involved in time-limited Events – and, in Season One, help the Merchants track down their lost shipments on brand new Voyages!

9th December 2020

Festival of Giving

It's the most plunderful time of the year: join in the Festival of Giving and savour the return of favourites like Gilded Voyages and Black Powder Stashes, while teasing seasonal rewards out of new Events from the 12 Deeds of Giving through to Grogmanay!

28th October 2020

Fate of The Damned

Another sinister season rolls around, and with it another outbreak of dire foes as the Shadows of Fate return to wreak havoc in Fate of the Damned! Take on Voyages and Challenges, wield the Flames of Fate to drive back this infestation and claim the rewards.

9th September 2020

Vaults of the Ancients

Tackle treacherous traps and denizens of the dark when you raid the Vaults of the Ancients! Employ enchanted equipment to track down a Vault Key, then take on the Treasure Vault for the loot lying within. What will you find – and can you escape with it?

29th July 2020

Ashen Winds

Ashen Winds summons a fearsome foursome of Ashen Lords for new emergent encounters on the Sea of Thieves. Pirates should be wary of these foes who can bring forth flame and blinding ash clouds… but their skulls are valuable as loot and as fire-spitting weapons!

17th June 2020

Haunted Shores

Flameheart has new forces wreaking havoc on the waves: fleets of Ghost Ships from the Sea of the Damned! These well-armed phantom armadas pose a harrowing new challenge, whether encountered by chance or hunted for the Order of Souls…

27th May 2020

Lost Treasures

It's a time of new trials on the seas, with Daily Bounties and weekly events bringing regular, recurring ways to get rich and win glory! Meanwhile, fans of Tall Tales now have checkpoints to discover or rediscover these stories at their own pace...

22nd April 2020

Ships of Fortune

Become an Emissary and sail under the banner of your chosen Trading Company, pursuing advanced promotions and rewards – while facing a newly surfaced threat. The Reaper's Bones have emerged, thirsting for trophies taken from rival Emissaries...

12th March 2020

Heart of Fire

Plunge into a new Tall Tale combining Flameheart's schemes with the fate of Pendragon's entombed crew! Meanwhile, Pirate Legends clash at Thieves' Haven on a special Athena's Run Voyage, balancing conflict with the lure of new treasures...