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Hoist the Jolly Roger! Skull and Bones Open Beta Sets Sail Soon

Avast, me hearties! Prepare to embark on a swashbuckling adventure, for Ubisoft's highly anticipated pirate game, Skull and Bones, is about to set sai...

Hirun Cryer Feb 01, 2024
Hoist the Jolly Roger! Skull and Bones Open Beta Sets Sail Soon

Avast, me hearties! Prepare to embark on a swashbuckling adventure, for Ubisoft's highly anticipated pirate game, Skull and Bones, is about to set sail on February 16. But fear not, landlubbers, for you won't have to wait that long to get a taste of the high seas. An open beta for the game has been announced, allowing you to plunder and pillage from February 8 to 11. Ahoy, mateys!

Skull and Bones has been a labor of love for Ubisoft, undergoing numerous changes and refinements throughout its development. And now, they're giving fans a chance to dip their toes in the treacherous waters before committing to the full voyage. It's a smart move, me hearties, for it allows players to experience the thrill of the pirate life firsthand. And here's some good news: any progress made during the beta will carry over to the full game. So, hoist those sails and set a course for adventure!

But wait, there's more! Before you embark on this grand pirate odyssey, you'll have the opportunity to pre-load the beta. On February 6 at 1 AM PT / 4 AM ET, the treasure trove of Skull and Bones will be available for pre-loading in North America. Then, on February 7 at 6 PM PT / 9 PM ET, the floodgates will open, and you'll be able to dive headfirst into the action. It's a chance to get a head start and assemble your crew before the official launch. Arr, the anticipation be killin' me!

Save these dates in yer pirate calendars, me hearties! From February 8 to 11, the open beta of #SkullAndBones shall be yours for the takin'! Prepare to unleash mayhem on the high seas, and let the spoils of adventure be yours! ☠

When the game finally sets anchor on February 16, it'll be available for the PS5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC through Ubisoft Connect and the Epic Games Store. But beware, ye scurvy dogs, for Skull and Bones won't be makin' port in Steam. And for those who prefer to stream their swashbuckling antics, fear not; Ubisoft will offer Skull and Bones through Amazon Luna. It's a vast ocean of gaming possibilities, me hearties!

But that's not all, me buccaneers! If ye be a fine subscriber of Ubisoft+, ye shall be granted the privilege of setting sail three days early on February 13. It be an exclusive opportunity to join the ranks of the legendary pirate captains before the rest of the world. Arr, the perks of being part of the crew!

But mark me words, me fellow pirates, the launch be just the beginning of this grand adventure. Ubisoft has plans to support Skull and Bones with a treasure trove of post-launch content. There'll be new ships to command, new seas to conquer, and new treasures to uncover. The pirate life be an ever-evolving saga, and Ubisoft be committed to keepin' the winds of excitement blowin' in our sails.

So, me hearties, gather your crew, polish your cutlasses, and prepare to sail the high seas in the most daring pirate adventure yet. Skull and Bones be callin' your name, and the open beta be your chance to taste the salty air and feel the thrill of the ocean beneath your feet. Set a course for glory, for the pirate's life awaits!

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