Sea of Thieves launches for Windows 10 and Xbox One on March 20. Developers Rare will spend the first few months focused on making sure everything is smooth sailing, but they are planning to release the first big update a few months down the line. That update will introduce microtransactions to the game.
“Our plans for launch is to deliver a good game experience, and so all our efforts are going to be on making sure everyone’s happy, we’re reacting to feedback if there are any issues, etc,” executive producer Joe Neate explains. “But then, as we move into our service-based game – think about a month or two after launch – we’re thinking about our first major update that has new goals for people to achieve, new rewards and stuff.”Read Original