New Horizons Quests
This information relates to Build 14 Beta 4 it may differ from other versions of the game.
Main Story Quests(top)
As well as the Main Quest from the original game, Pirates of the Caribbean: New Horizons adds several new long main story quests and also has a main story quest dedicated solely to Free Play for those who wish to do their own thing.
There is a short Tutorial at the start of the Tales of a Sea Hawk and some of the Free Play stories for those who wish to learn the basic game mechanics.
The Main Stories include the following:-
Tales of a Sea Hawk – The adventures of Nathaniel Hawk (the original game main quest) - also starts with a short Tutorial.
Free Play - For those who wish to do their own thing without the restrictions of a story - the side quests listed below are still available or can be ignored.
The Gold Bug – A puzzle solving Treasure Hunt based on the short story by Edgar Allan Poe
Assassin – The Life and Times of Johan Elting
Bartolomeu o Portuguese – The Adventures of a Famous Buccaneer
The Chronicles of Horatio Hornblower – Based on the books and films of his early Naval Adventures
Hoist the Colours – The Life of a certain Capt. J. Sparrow
Ardent – Piracy and adventure in the Golden Age with a choice of two characters.
The Devlin Opera - This main story is Unfinished/Abandoned and has to be selected when the mod is installed for it to be present and playable.
You can find walkthroughs and details of the Main Story Quests by clicking on the links above
Side Quests (top)
There are also many short story quests (or Side Quests) in the game. Most of these are from the original game, but several new ones have been added.
A complete list of Side Quests is given here: Side Quests
While most of the Side Quests are available in the Free Play story (only from Beta 3.5), some may not be available in certain time periods; and in the other stories, due to potential code conflicts.
To see which ones are NOT available in a story, look at Side Quests or the individual Main Story Walkthrough
General Quests (top)
These are tasks that you can get by talking to certain types of characters you meet in the game. Or in some cases by doing certain things.
They are available in ALL stories BUT you are advised NOT to play them in Woodes Rogers and Chronicles of Horatio Hornblower( until after you have completed the Main Story).