In Sid Meier's Pirates! You'll become take the leading role of a Pirate Captain in the 17th century Caribbean. Amass fortune and fame in an attempt to seize your rightful place as one of the most revered (and feared!) pirates in history.
- Overtake and command 27 different ship types, enhanced with assorted ammo, cannon and other Upgrades
- Take on deadly foes from all sides - Merchant and military captains, ferocious pirates, evil gentry and even rival suitors
- Dispatch your buccaneers in battles and try to take over entire cities -- confront enemies on ramparts, mansions, even taverns
- Collect items to help you become a better pirate - swords, spyglasses, armor, even hats & coats
- As your wealth increases you'll get chances to impress the governor's daughter -- charm her with your fame, heroism and even dancing skills