From Press Release:
Ahoy Mateys! Today, developer KORION Interactive is thrilled to raise the Jolly Roger and announce that the long-awaited strategy game Of Ships & Scoundrels has set a course for the high seas and wild waters of Steam Early Access! Boasting an intense mix of action and turn-based strategy, Of Ships & Scoundrels throws players into the adventure of a lifetime, ripe with unknown lands waiting to be explored and conquered.
Of Ships & Scoundrels sails into Early Access with four immersive missions in the single-player campaign and offers a thrilling multiplayer experience, as well as a local hotseat mode for up to four players. That’s not all — no two pirating excursions will be the same as all of the maps and quests ‘ARRR’ procedurally generated! As commander of a growing fleet, players steer their battleships through beautiful scenery, battle friends and foes, and forge dubious alliances!
Key Features of Of Ships & Scoundrels include:
- Procedurally generated islands in a Caribbean setting offer nearly endless variation
- Local and online multiplayer for up to four players
- Gripping gameplay that masterfully combines action and turn-based strategy
- Day/night cycles and a dynamic weather system
- A customization and upgrade system lets players tune and level up their ships and fleets, and expand harbors as they fight to become a naval power