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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 A naval battle
Cutthroats: Terror on the High Seas Windows One of hundreds of bugs: a ship sailing through land.
Cutthroats: Terror on the High Seas Windows Easy victory.
Cutthroats: Terror on the High Seas Windows See how many errors you can spot in this one message alone...

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
Just Adventure 2000 B+ 83
Power Unlimited Dec, 1999 7.7 out of 10 77
Game Revolution Nov 01, 1999 B 75
IGN Oct 04, 1999 6.2 out of 10 62
Spel för Alla Jan, 2000 6 out of 10 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
GameSpy Oct 14, 1999 37 out of 100 37

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Patches

As of July 2000, seven patches have been released.

Related Web Sites

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