Sid Meiers Pirates! is an adventure-driven entertainment experience where swashbucklers can helm one of 27 fully customisable ships as they descend upon unsuspecting ports of call to assemble a motley crew of seafaring bandits. Captains will collect secret treasure maps; undertake daring missions play havoc with local townspeople and swiftly hand out pirate-style justice to local braggarts before setting sail for breathtaking open sea engagements unlike any other game before on the Wii.
Overflowing with intense pirate action Sid Meiers Pirates! has a treasure chest of gameplay riches including the traditional mini-games from the classic original such as Sword Fighting Ship Combat and Dancing as well as two Wii-exclusive mini-games – Bombardment and Lock Picking. In addition the Wii version will offer exclusive character and ship customisation options.