Johan Elting is a former Dutch soldier. Regarded by his peers as a good fighter, he left the army tired of this life. He decided to become a smuggler in order to earn much more money. However, he doesn't know soon he will be one of the most feared mercenaries working for the Spaniards. Will he accept this new status for a long time?
Storyline, where you're playing as Johan Elting. Story starts on 08 October, 1665 at Kralendijk Port, Bonaire
In the year 1660, Portugal had been at war with Spain for over twenty years. Once one of the main superpowers on the high seas, Portugal was now a part of the Spanish Empire. Struggling for independance, the Portuguese government handed out many letters of marque in an attempt to turn the tide. It is in this world in turmoil that Bartolomeu decided to leave his beloved country and take his chances in the New World. Little did he know that he would soon become the most famous Portuguese pirate in history, feared by the Spanish and hailed by his countrymen.
Storyline, where you're playing as Bartolomeu o Portugues. Story starts on 22 July, 1660 - at Hopital Port, Hispaniola.
As a seventeen-year-old with a touch for seasickness, young Horatio Hornblower hardly cuts a dash in His Majesty's Navy. Yet from the moment he is ordered to board the Indefatigable, he proves his seafaring mettle on the waves. With a character-forming duel, several chases and some strange tavern encounters, the young Hornblower is soon forged into a formidable man of the sea.
Storyline, where you're playing as Horatio Hornblower. Story starts on 18 June, 1793 at St Johns port, Antigua.
A lot has been speculated about the early days of Jack Sparrow and we're not even sure if this particular account is entirely accurate. It does explain some of the events that shaped this infamous pirate, but the journey can take multiple twists and turns depending on your choices, which may or may not end with you sailing into the sunset after lifting the Curse of the Black Pearl.
Storyline, where you're playing as Jack Sparrow. Story starts on 9 June, 1740 at Tortuga port, Hispaniola.
As a brave corsair you're destined to fight treacherous governors and very, very evil pirate chief. You can buy that story if you like; you're free to lie yourself that size of the ship and number of cannons count. You can try to convince yourself that you fight for riches and glory. But, in fact, everything goes to answering one, the only true question: will you manage to attract Danielle and bring her back to you again?
Storyline, where you're playing as >Nathaniel Hawk. Story starts on April 16, 1750 - in Captain's cabin at Speightstown, Barbados.
Story with NO Free Play available - this is a Puzzle Solving Story
"In 1717 Rogers was appointed Royal Governor of the Bahamas where he helped suppress piracy in the Caribbean by offering caught pirates pardons. Many notorious pirates accepted this while others were hunted down and killed. The Golden Age of Piracy is about to end and Woodes Rogers, now retired, is living in Port Royale. The rumour has it that he is looking for adventurers. There is only one small problem with your crew...";
Storyline, where you're playing as Howard Pyle. Story starts on December 26, 1724 - Aboard Ship.
"As Irish-born first mate on a Royal Navy brig, you have led a mutiny against your cruel and heavy-handed captain who meant to torture and kill a group of your countrymen taken as pirates. Now, on the run and marked by England as a traitor, you must decide what path to follow as you make your way in the new world. Your actions have earned you the respect of the Brotherhood of Pirates. Will you join them under the brave black flag?"
Storyline, where you're playing as Julian McAllister. Story starts on 14 May 1682 at Nevis, Pirate Settlement in Captains Cabin
"Captain John 'Lucky Jack' Aubrey is set to cruise in the Caribbean with his old ship, HMS Surprise. Meet his good friend, naturalist, and ship's physician, Stephen Maturin, and influence the course of the war with the United States."
Storyline, where you're playing as Jack Aubrey. Story starts on October 26, 1813 - Bridgetown, Barbados
"As a commissioned officer in His Majesty's Royal Navy, Horatio has been recently appointed commander of the brig HMS Badger. Will Horatio let his talents be known and make his way into the history books? "
Storyline, where you're playing as Horatio Nelson. Story starts on January 15, 1779 - at Kingston Port, Jamaica
"A French privateer in service of the United States arrives in a Spanish port. But will you expand the might of the Americas in the Caribbean or join forces with one of the other nations? And how long will you be able to resist the lure of piracy?"
Storyline, where you're playing as Jean LaFitte. Story starts on March 15, 1813 at San Juan Port, Puerto Rico
Mainly Free Play - very short story - with some side-quests
A quest that leads you to find long lost family members, and a vast treasure... that is, if you can survive! Along the way you will encounter a band of rather colourful characters who will help you on your journey. You will get the choice whose help you want, each character offering a different style in achieving your goal.
Storyline, where you're playing as Beatrice Devlin. Story starts on 25 September 1550 at Villa de la Vega Port, Santiago