Skull & Bones is a role-playing game which enables the user to take on the role of a feared pirate during the so-called 'golden age' of piracy. The ultimate goal is to become equipped with a powerful fleet of ships, to conquer trade routes and to do battle with other international powers who wish to deprive the main character of riches.
Main Plot and Gameplay
Skull & Bones involves the story of a famed pirate who refused the pardon of his king. As a result, he and his entire crew have transformed from hunters into the hunted. The player will have to journey from the Indian Ocean to the Caribbean Sea in search of riches as well as the means to better equip the fleet. Along the way, other obstacles such as competing merchant ships and dreadful fellow pirates will have to be dealt with.
Skull & Bones takes place across numerous piracy 'seasons' as opposed to discrete missions. As one progresses, his or her fame within the piracy community will continue to grow. However, the challenges are likewise set to increase. Please note that this game is due to be released in the autumn of 2018. It is currently still in its beta testing phases.