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Cutthroats: Terror on the High Seas (Windows)

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Description

You are a 17th Century pirate in the Caribbean. You can do all kinds of pirate things: rape, pillage, capture ships, receive letters of marque, burn towns, kill civilians, loot houses, recruit other pirates, look for buried treasure, sell stuff you capture for pieces of eight, etc. :)

Screenshots

Cutthroats: Terror on the High Seas Windows Wow, look at that 2D terrain...
Cutthroats: Terror on the High Seas Windows Hey, no game can be 100% bad... ;)
Cutthroats: Terror on the High Seas Windows More of those 2D sprites
Cutthroats: Terror on the High Seas Windows One of the nicer graphics - the Caribbean map

Alternate Titles

  • "Unter schwarzer Flagge" -- German title
  • "Pavillon Noir" -- French Title

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User Reviews

Worst pirate game ever. PCGamer77 (3028) 1.57 Stars1.57 Stars1.57 Stars1.57 Stars1.57 Stars
a great game ruairidh dalglish (2) unrated
Pirates! it aint.... geoffrey o'roark (3) 2.14 Stars2.14 Stars2.14 Stars2.14 Stars2.14 Stars
Forget Battlecruiser 3000 AD. Cutthroats is the worst game ever made. Raphael (1160) 0.86 Stars0.86 Stars0.86 Stars0.86 Stars0.86 Stars

The Press Says

Gamer's Pulse 1999 87 out of 100 87
Power Unlimited Dec, 1999 7.7 out of 10 77
Game Revolution Nov 01, 1999 B 75
PC Zone Aug 13, 2001 6.8 out of 10 68
IGN Oct 04, 1999 6.2 out of 10 62
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Oct 02, 1999 60 out of 100 60
GameSpot Oct 22, 1999 5.6 out of 10 56
GameStar (Germany) Oct, 1999 47 out of 100 47
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Jan, 2000 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
Computer Games Magazine Oct 21, 1999 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

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Patches

As of July 2000, seven patches have been released.

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Raphael (1160) added Cutthroats: Terror on the High Seas (Windows) on Jul 15, 2000