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Peace with Spain was signed in February 1720. In late April its news arrived to the West Indies, so all the Navies got allied against the common foe – pirates, making their trade more difficult to survive. Which side are you on?

Be ye a pirate, a naval officer, a slave or a lady, you will find a place aboard one of our four ships or live on a paradise island. Men aboard any ship are strongly recommended as first characters, and civilians as secondary ones. No more female sailors are allowed.

We are not the usual sandboxy RPG, neither a narrative-driven one, but a story-focused writing community where each actively writing character can make a difference and an impact on the overall plot. We are writing collaboratively a coherent story with many sideplots aside of it. We also have guides to help you with the time setting, and are more influenced by historical events rather than following them by the history books!

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Elena - Fleet Admiral
Mascha - Fleet Admiral


Port de Paix dwellers

The inhabitants of Port de Paix, a French colony, are now busy with celebrating Saint Jean d'Ete and a wedding among the highest nobility. Time for everyone who happens to be in Port de Paix to know them better… and to add your personal flavour to the holiday!



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Closed Topic Adhemar, Angelina
-Angelina Adhemar- 1 242 21st January 2014 - 10:42 PM
Last Post by: Elena
Closed Topic Agly, Marielle De L'
French lady, tutor
Marielle de L'Agly 1 302 4th May 2014 - 10:58 PM
Last Post by: Elena
No New Posts Aguado, Diego
ships boy on the "Rising Sun"
Diego Aguado 1 139 5th January 2017 - 10:17 PM
Last Post by: Elena
Closed Topic Aiyana
Tavern Maid
Aiyana 1 364 8th November 2013 - 10:32 PM
Last Post by: Elena
Closed Topic Alkayev, Fyodor
aka Theodore Andrews
Fyodor Alkayev 1 379 12th November 2013 - 07:23 AM
Last Post by: Elena
Closed Topic Arias, Cecilio
pirate ship boy
Cecilio Arias 1 263 28th July 2015 - 08:00 PM
Last Post by: Mascha
Closed Topic Ashfield, Lewis
Lewis Ashfield 1 289 29th June 2015 - 09:15 PM
Last Post by: Elena
Closed Topic Ashworth, Roland
sailor aboard the "Rising Sun"
Roland Ashworth 1 369 12th November 2013 - 07:24 AM
Last Post by: Elena
Closed Topic Athalie
scullery maid, Port de Paix
NPC 0 193 18th July 2014 - 12:02 PM
Last Post by: NPC
Closed Topic Aubry, Claude
Claude Aubry 1 305 9th January 2014 - 01:09 AM
Last Post by: Elena
Closed Topic Azan Loconte
Azan Loconte 1 261 30th October 2014 - 08:22 AM
Last Post by: Elena
Closed Topic Bagley, David
HMS Sovereign Ship's Boy
David Bagley 1 91 10th July 2016 - 12:14 PM
Last Post by: Elena
Closed Topic Barclay, Callum
Callum Barclay 1 334 4th August 2015 - 02:40 PM
Last Post by: Elena
Closed Topic Barwick, Ellis
-Ellis Barwick- 1 279 13th November 2013 - 07:37 AM
Last Post by: Elena
Closed Topic Benton, Edith
Edith Benton 1 335 19th February 2014 - 10:40 PM
Last Post by: Elena
Closed Topic Benton, Samuel
British Navy
Samuel Benton 1 389 10th November 2013 - 08:51 PM
Last Post by: Elena
Closed Topic Blackthorn, Liadan Catherine
Noble Civilian & Secret Madame
Liadan Blackthorn 1 311 29th October 2014 - 10:27 PM
Last Post by: Elena
Closed Topic Blackthorn, Nicolas Murphy
British Navy
Nicolas Blackthorn 1 250 14th November 2014 - 07:18 AM
Last Post by: Elena
Closed Topic Blakely, John
John Blakely 1 899 16th December 2014 - 07:34 PM
Last Post by: Elena
Closed Topic Blakely, William
Third Lieutenant, HMS Sovereign
William Blakely 1 563 24th March 2014 - 12:58 PM
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