Play Sea Of Thieves With Captain Hellfire And He'll Sing You A Shanty

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Captain Hellfire and the Wretched Brethren is a great name for a band. It's so rare to say that about a real band.

This weekend they'll be singing shanties about people's adventures in Sea of Thieves. Your adventures.

To celebrate the launch of Sea of Thieves, Microsoft is holding a 'Sing Us A Shanty' event this weekend.

Enlist with your friends, go adventuring with Captain Hellfire and the Wretched Brethren and the band with regale you with a shanty about the time you spent together.

It's a very literal interpretation of Rare's ambition for players to create stories through Sea of Thieves.

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You can sign up through Eventbrite from an unspecified time tomorrow. Keep an eye out on the Xbox ANZ Facebook page for that link.

Tickets are free and delivered up on a first come, first served basis. A ticket will let you and your friends join in for half an hour on Saturday and Sunday between 10:00 am and 6:00pm AEDT.

Obviously you'll need a copy of Sea of Thieves on Xbox One or a Windows 10 PC to take part. Got to have the game to play the game.

Not lucky enough to get a ticket of your own? All of the action will be streamed on Twitch, Facebook and Mixer.

Sea of Thieves is out now on Xbox One and Windows 10.

Update: Originally the article incorrectly stated that the tickets were available from midday today.


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