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Game #1359
Hall of Belated Fame Inductee  Pirates 2    View all Top Dogs in this genreCollection: 3U Games
Strategy   Multi-genre strategy

Rating: 8.66 (588 votes)

Pirates 2 box cover

Pirates 2 screenshot
Sid Meier's Pirates! remains to this day one of the most famous strategy games ever made. A lot of people were disappointed when MicroProse released a poor remake called Pirates! Gold in 1993, and felt it could have been much better.

One fan, Marcel Strbak, decided to 're-program' the original and add many new features, such as improved dating options, more realistic weather, the ablility to angle your cannons, and other features. Called Pirates 2, this game is available as freeware. It isn't 100% finished but seems to have been close enough to make thousands of people want to try it.

Reviewed by: SoulBlazer
Designer: Marcel Strbak
Developer: Freeware
Publisher: Freeware
Year: 2000
Software Copyright: Marcel Strbak
Theme: Historical, Grand Adventure
None that we know of
System Requirements: DOS
Where to get it:
Related Links: Official site, The Lost Tavern, Pirates of The Spanish Main (archived)
If you like this game, try: Pirates! Gold for Windows, Skull & Crossbones, Machiavelli The Prince

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