Pirate101 is an MMORPG from KingsIsle Leisure. You may make your individual pirate and battle each on land and excessive within the sky. You should buy ships that may fly you to different locations and worlds. The worlds in Pirate101 presently embrace Cranium Island, Monquista, Valencia, Cool Ranch, MooShu, Marleybone, and Aquila.
Pirate101 has been rated E10+ by the Leisure Software program Scores Board. Pirate101 was rated E10+ due to “Cartoon Violence” and “Crude Humor.” On-line interactions should not rated by ESRB
The ESRB’s score abstract is:
“It is a massively multiplayer on-line (MMO) role-playing recreation during which gamers management customizable pirate characters in a fantasy world. As gamers full quests and seek for misplaced treasure, they’ll have interaction in turn-based battles with different pirates. Characters use swords, muskets, and magical assaults in opposition to opposing models; fight consists of sword-clanging sounds, colourful impression results, and a lack of hit factors as defeated characters disappear from the display screen. Diorama-style cutscenes embrace different transient acts of violence (e.g., characters getting comically struck down with swords). One enemy creature (i.e., Scareakeet) flies via the sky and drops projectiles that resemble chook droppings.”
The sport facilities round an imprisoned orphan on a ship in fight. Boochbeard and Mr. Gandry discover and rescue you. They ask you in case you are a boy or lady, what your title is, how your dad and mom had been killed (shipwrecked, squid assault, Armada, storm, or mutiny), the place you had been raised (Marleybone, Grizzleheim, Cranium Island, Krokotopia, or MooShu), and why you had been arrested (Hoodoo, Treason, Brawling, Smuggling, or Dueling). These are to provide you particular skills whereas enjoying the sport, akin to being raised in Krokotopia makes you “naturally spooky”. Boochbeard and Gandy name you “the one”, and allow you to out. You uncover that you’re on an Armada ship, and are launched to the concept of being a pirate. A prisoner within the cell throughout from you calls you over, and also you allow them to out. You acquire your first crew member, which varies between a unique particular person via what you selected, akin to selecting Hoodoo provides you the goat, Kan Po. Afterwards, you need to defeat the Armada Battle Angels on the Armada ship, below the direct orders of the Armada spymaster, Deacon. When you defeat them, he calls his strongest minions to assault you, Boochbeard and Gandry. Boochbeard takes care of them along with his bombs, which he calls “lads”. Deacon realizes that he cannot cease you, so he escapes. However to make a comeback, he shoots the explosive barrel close by Boochbeard. The explosion blinds Boochbeard, so he needs you cross over to Boochbeard’s ship and sail, whereas the Armada ship falls into the depths of the skyway. You study crusing via the skies, and go to Cranium Island. The principle plot continues all through the sport as you do issues akin to recuperate stolen treasures beforehand owned by Captain Avery and different pirate captains, or defeat the Golden Monkey, Gortez (a parody of the conqueror of the Aztecs, Hernando Cortez). You additionally do facet quests all through the Spiral.
There are 5 lessons; Buccaneer, Musketeer, Privateer, Swashbuckler, and Witchdoctor.
Buccaneers are sturdy and difficult! They will put on the heaviest armor and wield the most important weapons within the Spiral. The Buccaneer’s signature energy, “Blade Storm,” provides them an additional assault in the event that they beat an enemy in fight.
The Musketeer is a tough one! They focus on creating traps and obstacles to decelerate your enemies, and snipe them from a protected distance. The Musketeer’s iconic energy is the “Rain of Mortarshells,” which blankets an space with explosive traps.
It is good to be associates with a Privateer, as their specialty is supporting and therapeutic their allies and companions. They will even heal all their Companions directly with the “Reinforce” energy via coaching.
Similar to their crafty raccoon coach, Morgan LaFitte, Swashbucklers are fast on their toes and expert with a pair of blades. After coaching for the “Dance of Metal” energy, Swashbucklers can assault each enemy inside their blades’ radius.
Witchdoctors work to grasp hoodoo and the darkish arts. They’re identified for his or her darkish and gloomy spells. By their coaching they’ll be taught the facility “Mournsong,” which summons spirits to empty the well being of their enemies.
Pirate101 introduces a model new fight type to our gamers. Surprisingly it’s fairly like chess; you employ technique, particular powers and your gifted Companions to take out the “dangerous guys” on Cranium Island! Fight begins whenever you run into an enemy – so in the event you’re not in search of a battle, maintain a watch out and keep on the sidewalks.
Keep in mind, orange-named creatures are harder than you, yellow-named creatures are close to your degree, and grey-named creatures are weaker than you.
In Pirate101, ships do not sail via the tough seas… however as a substitute via majestic Skyways! Island hop across the Spiral by crusing your Ship in a magical sky. Every world has its personal distinctive Skyway with magical areas to unlock and uncover.
The Skyways are stunning, however not with out their very own risks! Enemy ships are round each nook that wish to cease your pirate from end your quest for treasure. You have to maintain a watch out for pure enemies, like harmful Batacuda and Flying Fish.
One strategy to keep away from enemies and journey shortly via the Skyway is to hop in a Windland together with your ship! A given windlane offers a unique path via the Skyway, and robotically steers your ship within the course that it is touring. Ships touring in Windlanes cannot be attacked by enemy ships and harmful wildlife.
Fight Planning Part
Battles start with a planning section, the place you select actions to your Pirate and Companions. Earlier than executing your transfer, you may assessment details about characters and objects on the board by mousing over their portraits.
- Characters and Companions are below your management
- Allies have a yellow background, they battle for you however should not below your management
- Different gamers’ Characters and Companions can have colours distinctive to them
- Inanimate objects have a brown background
- Enemies at all times have a pink background
Utilizing Powers in Fight!
Some Models can solid Powers! Some Powers have helpful results on pleasant targets, and different Powers have destructive results on hostile targets. In case your chosen Unit has Powers, they’ll present up on the backside of the display screen. You’ll be able to assessment them by transferring your mouse over them, at which level an data pop-up will seem. To make use of one, click on on the icon after which click on on a goal. A helpful Energy reveals a inexperienced goal reticle over allies the Energy can attain, and a pink goal reticule for enemies the Energy can have an effect on. The Energy can also have the ability to have an effect on an space, somewhat than a single unit – in that case you see inexperienced or pink coloured squares that transfer round as you progress your cursor. Click on on a goal to make use of it. NOTE: Some Powers are auto-casting. They don’t depend on you to inform them the place for use. A self-heal Energy, for instance. If you’re defeated in fight, you’ll be returned to the final Life Fountain you visited – until you’re presently in a Crew with different gamers. If your entire crewmates have been defeated as nicely, you’ll all return to your individual Life Fountains. Nonetheless, if any crewmates are nonetheless alive, you’ll all keep the place you might be.