Sea of Thieves guarantees loads of alternatives for crusing the seas and raiding treasure, however it guarantees extra of these alternatives for these insanely devoted gamers who can get max fame with all three factions. Recently, a participant grew to become the primary individual to change into a Pirate Legend–and some followers aren’t happy.
Streamer Prod1gyX has performed the sport voraciously since its launch, racking up dozens of hours already in his quest to hit the best rank. And he achieved the feat as we speak, gaining max fame within the Gold Hoarders, Merchant Alliance, and Order of Souls factions. He was awarded Pirate Legend. However, he leveraged his Twitch fanbase to farm treasure for him so he may increase by way of the ranks faster.
Not surprisingly, this has brought on some consternation amongst different gamers. For instance, the highest submit on the Sea of Thieves subreddit proper now could be titled “#NotMyPirateLegend” and is crammed with gamers arguing that he does not deserve the standing of the primary participant to achieve Legend, since he boosted ranks.
Further including to the controversy is confusion and annoyance over what reaching Pirate Legend will get you. It unlocks a brand new space, referred to as the Tavern of Legends, that is stuffed with retailers and different NPCs. This is the place gamers can settle for the particular quests that unlock when Legendary standing is reached. However, it seems at this second that these quests are much like regular quests, however are lengthy and have stronger skeletons. Prod1gyX seems to have acquired some distinctive rewards, however pre-launch quotes from Rare make it sound like there can be far more in retailer for Legend-ranked gamers.
There’s a chance that Rare could also be planning on tweaking and including to Pirate Legend rewards and gameplay sooner or later. The studio has mentioned it is heard participant suggestions concerning the total sport and is engaged on a lot of enhancements. For now, although, it is targeted on efficiency enhancements and fixes to points which have plagued Sea of Thieves since launch.