Pirates of the Burning Sea Review
If you can overlook Pirates of the Burning Sea's steep learning curve, you'll be rewarded with some of the most unforgettable moments in any online RPG.
As previously mentioned, Pirates of The Burning Sea (PoTBS) has been out since January 22, allowing players to live out one of their two dreams, being a Pirate. The other dream of course, a ninja. Maybe one day a savvy... Read Full Review12 of 14 users found the following review helpful
Sure it sounds exciting on paper. Traveling around the carribean, swashbuckling, cannon fights, huge PvP battles etc makes it all sound like the best thing to happen since individually wrapped cheese slices, unfortunate... Read Full Review9 of 15 users found the following review helpful
RPG element is lacking. Missions are repetitive with only a few varieties of mission types. FLS is starting to implement new epic type missions that are more involved and are a spinoff of RAID type missions familiar in... Read Full Review3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
Pirates of the Burning Sea was a highly watched game when it was first announced. Gamers were clamoring for a pirate based MMO after the recent success of Sid Meyer's Pirates!. The Pirates of the Caribbean movies added t... Read Full Review8 of 9 users found the following review helpful
PoTBS brings one thing to the table no other MMO has -- a great ship combat system. You blast away at other ships with chain shot, bar shot, round shot, grape shot, etc; you have to tack into the wind (or jibe before it... Read Full Review6 of 6 users found the following review helpful
Looking back at the POTBS Beta and before, there was word about an MMORPG where you would not pick up the hat or beard of your avatar but his ship. It looked good and felt good for any of us knowing port from starboard ... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
See bottom for trial key for 30 days completely unlocked - no level / economy limitations This game is definitely worth trying. I've read some of the other reviews and recognize the names of exploiters and others ven... Read Full Review3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
its just like world of warcraft but with pirates, i love pirates so this game is just what a pirate lover should have in his or hers collection. you can choose from being a pirate to being a navy officer for some country... Read Full Review1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
Eventually all mmorpgs get boring after awhile but, I played through the trial, got to the level cap, bought the game, and soon after I noticed the repetition in the quests and a huge gap in the main story quest, and the... Read Full Review1 of 3 users found the following review helpful
To complicated plain and simple. Too many buffs to remember to many consumables to keep straight and don’t even get me started on the sword fighting. Horrible camera angles. Customer service is awful. Example Rud... Read Full Review0 of 3 users found the following review helpful
I was one of the many who played POTBS right before Conan came out. Basically biting my time to switch to Conan once it was released and that is exactly what I did. When I first played POTBS I wasn't overly impressed t... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
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