Pirates in Sea of Thieves might be traveling on the game’s gorgeous water for the most part, but it will always be under a picturesque, painterly sky. In a new Short Haul video, Principal Technical Artist Valentine Kozin talks about how the clouds in Sea of Thieves won’t be your ordinary skyboxes.
“Our clouds are actual 3-D objects that you can stick up in the sky and will be all fluffy and lovely and cloud-like,” he says. “You can have clouds that look like pirate ships and skulls. You can do all these things to them, which I don’t think anyone has really done.”
Have a spare minute? You can watch the entirety of this short dev video below!