Home Trailers Sea of Thieves is coming to Steam on June 3 and it's...

Sea of Thieves is coming to Steam on June 3 and it’s $40

The Steam model has Windows 10 and Xbox One cross-play

Soon, PC gamers will not need to undergo the Windows 10 retailer for Sea of Thieves. Rare is releasing the Steam version of its multiplayer-centric crusing journey sport on June 3, 2020, for $39.99.

Unfortunately (and type of understandably), for those who already personal a Windows 10 copy of Sea of Thieves, you will not get a free “entitlement” for the Steam version. They’re suitable when it comes to cross-play – Xbox One and Windows 10 customers can play with Steam homeowners – however this model is a brand new buy. And talking of, you’ll nonetheless want an Xbox Live account, though Xbox Live Gold is not required.

Rare has a number of different tidbits, like the truth that progress carries over to Steam, tucked in an FAQ.

Don’t get me incorrect, I like Sea of Thieves. I admire the power to hop in a ship, sail round as a cohesive crew, and get into mischief figuring out full effectively that different gamers are on the market doing the identical they usually might help or harm me at any second. But the sport has longer legs than I might’ve thought.

I anticipated folks to present this sport a cursory word-of-mouth-driven likelihood and transfer on after they received bored of the (initially sparse) core treasure-hunting loop. I did not count on Sea of Thieves‘ momentum to choose up a lot that it will grow to be an enormous hit for not solely Rare, as a studio, but additionally Microsoft extra usually. For reference, the sport handed 10 million players in January 2020.

Rare has been persistent and in step with supporting Sea of Thieves, and it is paid off.

Sea of Thieves is coming to Steam on June 3 and it's $40

Must Read

There’s tons of Warhammer stuff to do in this year’s Skulls for the Skull Throne event

This year is the fourth Skulls for the Skull Throne event on Steam, and as ever it’s a time to celebrate – and buy – all things Warhammer. What’s interesting about Skulls for the Skull Throne 4, however, is the sheer amount of in-game stuff to do: there’s a bristling list of games participating this year, and some of them aren’t even related to Warhammer.

Call of Duty: Warzone now has duos

With solo, trio, and quad squad configurations available, it was getting a little weird that Call of Duty: Warzone didn’t allow teams of two into Verdansk. But as has been strongly hinted in datamines, duos mode has been planned for some time, and now it’s finally arrived.

Escape from Tarkov banned 3,000 players the day after the latest wipe

The latest major patch for Escape from Tarkov landed this week, along with a global character wipe that set all players back to the starting line. Naturally, that meant it was prime time for cheaters who wanted to gain an early advantage. Battlestate Games says it banned 3,000 cheaters on the first day following the deployment of the latest patch.

The new Trackmania will have free to play and paid subscription editions

When the new Trackmania launches – after a brief delay – June 1, there will be three points of entry for players who want to speed along its gravity-flouting tracks. Those include a free-to-play starter edition and two paid subscription editions, each geared for fans of different intensities.

Arkane Studios Talks Next Gen and Dishonored Series

Arkane Studios has said that its previous comments about the Dishonored series were misquoted and that the series was never iced, like some claimed.