Freebooter is a sandbox game set in a fantasy pirate world. Players will be able to explore, pirate, trade and ingratiate themselves with the factions of the game. The game relies heavily on procedural generation to create varied and interesting content.

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18 comments by TribunalGames on Jul 11th, 2013

Hi everyone,

We have decided to close the Kickstarter and stop the development of Freebooter for the foreseeable future. At the time of writing, we are still at 8% of the Kickstarter goal amount, and we do not see a way to turn things around before the end of the Kickstarter.

We have loved the idea of Freebooter ever since we first discussed it and we have enjoyed working on the game for the past year. We knew it was a very ambitious project from the start and that it would be a long shot to get it made, but we are happy that we have made an attempt.

We would like to thank everyone who have backed the Kickstarter and everyone who has followed Freebooter over the past year. We have been overwhelmed by the attention Freebooter has gotten and we are sorry we could not give you a chance to play it. In the end Freebooter proved too ambitious, but we will keep making games. Once again, thank you all for your support.

Johannes, Jakob and Nissanthen, Tribunal Games.

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Mrnickaj Mar 14 2013 says:

I like a lot the sandbox games and i love the game idea,is very creative and original.Keep working on it,because i know this is going to be a great game.

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TribunalGames Creator
TribunalGames Mar 14 2013 replied:

High praise :) We'll do our best not to disappoint.

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MrAmazingfuntime Mar 10 2013 says:

This game looks awesome!! <3

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senjineer Mar 6 2013 says:

Nice.. I like the idea of the game. Definitely tracking

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Mr121Adam121 Mar 6 2013 says:

Saw the interview on PCGAMER and i'm so happy i came across, this game looks like so much fun and i cant wait to see what you guys have planned! Keep it up!

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TribunalGames Creator
TribunalGames Mar 6 2013 replied:

It's always nice to know people like our game :)

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Roh Mar 5 2013 says:

Interesting! Could be very fun. Curious. You are your ship?

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TribunalGames Creator
TribunalGames Mar 5 2013 replied:

You are your ship in the sense that you interact with the world through the ship but being able to switch ships is something we are planning to add.
Thanks for the interest!

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Sheyki Mar 5 2013 says:

Will you add multiplayer? Like cooperative servers or something?

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TribunalGames Creator
TribunalGames Mar 5 2013 replied:

We are aware a lot of people want this but it's not something we are considering until further down the road due to the amount of work it would take.
Thanks for the interest!

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