Tides of War (formerly known as Letters of Marque) Devlog Update
Greetings all and welcome to the December Devlog update!
A lot has happened since our last update, and we are anxious to share the results – and plans for the future – with you all.
Build v0.3 – Current public release
First off, let’s talk about the current build on Itch.io – v0.3
Early November we finally swapped out or old Test Ketches with our test Brigs – Which first of all meant MORE size and MORE firepower! The same model used is the low poly version of the more detailed model that the player will use in the coming entirely new build of ToW – v0.4...
Pirates and privateers, merchants and naval officers, free play and storylines... this latest update truly has it all!
Build 14 Beta 4.1 was released very recently and is easily the biggest update we have posted in many years. The following trailer shows a small selection of the cool new content added since our last major update from 2013:
Yet there is so much more! In fact, doing it all justice in a single article is near-impossible, but let us try anyway...
First Things First
There has been some very promising progress on our non-commercial indie game Hearts of Oak: Conquest of the Seas (HoO) over the past year. Most importantly, we have periodically released playable "Proof Of Concept" demos, some of which are available for download from our IndieDB...