All hands on deck! Exclusively for Wii, Sid Meier's Pirates! is an exciting high-seas adventure that allows junior buccaneers to helm one of 27 fully customizable ships as they descend upon unsuspecting ports of call to amass a motley crew of seafaring bandits. As the fearless Pirate Captain, players will collect hidden treasure maps, undertake daring missions and courageous rescues, and swiftly hand out pirate-style justice to local braggarts at every port. The wild call of the ocean will lure them back to sea where they'll encounter enemy pirates and engage in mind-blowing open sea battles unlike any other game before on Wii.
Sid Meier's Pirates! for the Nintendo Wii Review
By: Todd Douglass Blogcritics.org Reviews
Published on: 10/5/2010 1:52 PM
|When 2K Games announced that Sid Meier's Pirates! would be coming to the Wii many were surprised. I mean, the game originally came out in 2004 and is now available for the Xbox (with backwards compatibility for the 360), PC, Mac, and Sony PSP. That's not even taking into consideration the fact that this version of Pirates! is a remake of a identically named title from the '80s. That leaves the title pretty much feeling like a staple. Is there still a market for Pirates!? Does the Wii version add any value to the experience? Or has all the loot been plundered?...read the full review|