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Best Pirate Video Games

Best Pirate Video Games

Arr, mateys. Today we’re setting sail and looking at some of the sea’s most notorious villains. Yes, we’re talking about pirates. 

Pirate themes can run anywhere from fantasy to historical, and even sci-fi. It’s a genre that easily lends itself to video games. 

Today, we’re looking at some of the best pirate video games. If you’re still reminiscing about Sid Meier’s Pirates and looking for the next best thing, we got you covered with this list.

🏆 Our Top Picks for Best Pirate Video Games

In a hurry? Take a quick peek before you go.

Best RPG


Best Open-Ended

Sea of Thieves

Best Overall

Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag

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Best Pirate Video Games


We hope you enjoyed our list of the best pirate video games! These swashbuckling villains have been a mainstay of thematic gaming and video games are no exception. Have you tried any of the games on this list? Did we miss any of your favorites? Drop a comment below and let us know what you think! We’d love to hear from you.

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