The "New Horizons" mod for the 2003 Pirates of the Caribbean game by Akella is a continuation of the famous Build mod series. Developed as Pirates of the Caribbean Build 14, "New Horizons" continues where Build 13 left off, adding more new content than ever before.

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PotC: New Horizons - What's New in Build 14 Beta 4.0?

PotC: New Horizons - What's New in Build 14 Beta 4.0?

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Our biggest release in years recently went live with more features and refinements than you could wish for! Find out what's new in this article...

PiratesAhoy! Year in Review: 2015

PiratesAhoy! Year in Review: 2015

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It's that time again! We've had a great year at PiratesAhoy! developing Hearts of Oak and our other projects, so join us as we celebrate all that we have...

PotC: New Horizons - Build 14 Beta 3.4 Released!

PotC: New Horizons - Build 14 Beta 3.4 Released!

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A shipload of piratey goodness has arrived in port once more! Read on to see what treasure there is to be uncovered in the latest release of New Horizons...

PotC: New Horizons - Build 14 Beta 3.2 Released!

PotC: New Horizons - Build 14 Beta 3.2 Released!

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Improved gameplay, new ships, more fixes. And an extended Storyline as well! Everything you need for some good old-fashioned plundering.

2013: A Great Year for PiratesAhoy!

2013: A Great Year for PiratesAhoy!

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Sailors, swashbucklers and scallywags alike... join us as we celebrate all that we have achieved in 2013!

Vote New Horizons for Mod of the Year!

Vote New Horizons for Mod of the Year!

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We've just released Build 14 Beta 3.1, and what better way to celebrate than by voting for the mod as ModDB's Mod of the Year?

PotC: New Horizons - Build 14 Beta 3 Released!

PotC: New Horizons - Build 14 Beta 3 Released!

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More pirates! More Caribbean! More history! And more seafaring! With all game-breaking bugs fixed, existing content finished and several long-awaited...

PotC: New Horizons - Build 14 Beta 2.5 Released!

PotC: New Horizons - Build 14 Beta 2.5 Released!

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Yes, we skipped a number. And for good reason! For our Ten-Year Anniversary Release, special focus was placed on playability and we've met with quite...

PotC: New Horizons - Build 14 Beta 2.3 Released!

PotC: New Horizons - Build 14 Beta 2.3 Released!

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Just when you thought the Age of Piracy was coming to an end, here comes another update for New Horizons. It contains plenty of booty to all those old...

PotC: New Horizons - Build 14 Beta 2.2 Released!

PotC: New Horizons - Build 14 Beta 2.2 Released!

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Pirates and Privateers, Swashbucklers and Scoundrels, it is that time again: Another "New Horizons" update is here! Read on for more details and... a...

PotC: New Horizons - Build 14 Beta 2 Released!

PotC: New Horizons - Build 14 Beta 2 Released!

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Long awaited and nicely timed for a Christmas release, almost two years after the previous full Beta. Easy installation and a lot of piratey goodness...

Woodes Rogers: Completely New Storyline

Woodes Rogers: Completely New Storyline

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In 1717 Rogers was appointed Royal Governor of the Bahamas where he helped suppress piracy in the Caribbean by offering caught pirates pardons. Many notorious...

New Horizons: Build 14 Beta 1 Patch 7 Released!

New Horizons: Build 14 Beta 1 Patch 7 Released!

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Like pirates? Or the Age of Sail? Read on, for we have news for you! News involving plunder and riches beyond imagination!

Arcade, Realistic and Iron Man Game Mode

Arcade, Realistic and Iron Man Game Mode

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Ever since the original game, there was a choice between Arcade and Realistic. However, the Build Mod adds a lot more differences between the two. This...

New Horizons: Build 14 Beta 1 Patch 6 Released!

New Horizons: Build 14 Beta 1 Patch 6 Released!

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Piracy never dies! That's a bad thing when we're talking about real life pirates, but NOT when we're referring to our latest release. So what's new? Read...

Black Barts adventures into realism with PotC and Build Mod 14 beta.

Black Barts adventures into realism with PotC and Build Mod 14 beta.

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Some more on what you can expect using Direct Sail in the game.

Black Barts adventures of realism in the Caribbean, an appraisal:

Black Barts adventures of realism in the Caribbean, an appraisal:

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PotC and Build Mod 14 beta 1 Patch 5, is the basis for this look into one of this mods biggest features; Direct Sailing.

New Horizons: Build 14 Beta 1 Patch 4 Released!

New Horizons: Build 14 Beta 1 Patch 4 Released!

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What do you mean "Pirates of the Caribbean Part 4 will be released in 2011"? We just released it today! Ok, so it's PATCH 4 rather than PART 4, but one...

Pirates of the Caribbean as naval warfare school? Why not?

Pirates of the Caribbean as naval warfare school? Why not?

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This article describes the fundamentals of one of New Horizons / Build 14 Beta's more controversial improvements - realistic ship handling based on historical...

New Horizons Build 14 Goes Beta!

New Horizons Build 14 Goes Beta!

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After several years of development and the hard work and dedication of our fantastic modding team, the PiratesAhoy! community is proud to announce New...

Merry Christmas: Especially for Us!

Merry Christmas: Especially for Us!

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If you care about pirates, the Age of Sail and computer games, you owe it to yourself to read on! We have a Christmas present bigger than we ever dared...

First Impressions

First Impressions

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Discovering POTC, and 5 years later, the Build Mod...

Retrieving the Torch

Retrieving the Torch

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New Horizons may be aging, but she be all the wiser! And ain't dead, ye gods, how could thee say that!

Tales of a Chevalier Storyline Preview

Tales of a Chevalier Storyline Preview

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A French nobleman in search of ways to repay his gambling depts.

Assassin Storyline Preview

Assassin Storyline Preview

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As a former Dutch soldier, Johan Elting is regarded by his peers as a good fighter. Tired of the army life (and pay), he decided to become a smuggler...

Location Updates

Location Updates

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A new town is added on Nevis and three new islands are included as well. Nation-specific texture work has added greatly to making each town unique and...

Buid 14 Alpha 10 Overview

Buid 14 Alpha 10 Overview

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Build 14 Alpha 10 is to be the final Alpha release before going Beta and will be released later today. Read on to see what features you can expect!

Coding progress on Build14

Coding progress on Build14

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Since the release of Build13_final, a lot of fixes, improvements and mods have been added for the upcoming Build14, which will ultimately be called "Pirates...

Devlin Opera Storyline Preview

Devlin Opera Storyline Preview

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A quest that leads you to find long lost family members, and a vast treasure... that is, if you can survive! Along the way you will encounter a band of...

Horatio Hornblower Storyline Preview

Horatio Hornblower Storyline Preview

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As a seventeen-year-old with a touch for seasickness, young Horatio Hornblower hardly cuts a dash in His Majesty's Navy. Yet from the moment he is ordered...