What you need to know
- The second major update patch for Season 10 of Sea of Thieves has just gone live.
- The update will introduce a PvP-focused World Event where players must compete in a race to capture the legendary Skull of Siren Song before anyone else does.
- This content update will also add cosmetic outfits, weapons, ships, and more items from previous seasons for players to obtain.
- Rare also provided some additional information on the upcoming “Safer Seas” update that will let players create private servers.
Rare just rolled out a massive update for its massively popular, open-world pirate adventure game, Sea of Thieves. This content patch is the second major update for Sea of Thieves’ ongoing 10th Season and is titled “Skull of Siren Song”.
It is titled as such because this update is focused on the introduction of a new PvP-focused World Event that will pit player crews against one another in a race to claim the titular Skull of Siren Song.
To begin the quest, players will need to find a ghostly note pinned to their ship’s mast once a Voyage begins. If players accept the note’s quest to find the Skull of Siren’s Call, they will receive two maps that will lead them to a chest containing the skull and the key to open it. The drawback here is that every player crew joining this quest will receive the same maps.
Players will need to sail as fast as they can while fending off their rivals to grab the key to the chest hiding the skull. To make matters worse, if a player manages to grab the key and chest, their location will be broadcast to all players on the server via map markers and beacons. So, if a player crew gets to their objective first, they better be prepared to defend themselves while opening the chest as all their rivals will be rushing toward them.
Once a player team manages to obtain the Skull of Siren Song, they will need to take it to Captain Briggsy to…
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