Sea of Thieves technical alpha update: small ships, brigs, and text chat
There’s never enough grog when you’re trying to wrap your head around the fast-changing events of the world. Fortunately, Sea of Thieves has a plan to keep you up-to-date with everything going on with the technical alpha: messenger mermaids. Barring that, there’s a new dev video, but it’s not nearly as alluring.
The team discusses some of the big changes that it’s made to the test now that “thousands and thousands” of players have put the game through its paces. The major additions to the technical alpha as of late include the addition of voice chat (“for pirates with mouths full of jewels”), brigs for misbehaving crew members, the ability to scuttle your ship, and smaller ships for a reduced crew.
Check out the content update after the break!