|“|| REDWOOD CITY, Calif. 04/05/13—Disney and EA team for an all-new massive-mulitiplayer experience! The BioWare Label of Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) announced today that they have partnered with Disney and LucasArts to create an all-new, in-depth massive multiplayer experience, Pirates of the Caribbean: Raiders & Nobles for PC. The game will feature locations and story-lines from all five of the Pirates of the Caribbean movies, as well as experiences from LucasArts' Monkey Island.|
The game will also feature classic BioWare storytelling, including a full voiceover experience, multiple playable story lines, and rich, immersive locations.
Development will be helmed by BioWare Austin, the same team behind the award winning Star Wars: The Old Republic MMORPG which garnered over 100 industry awards.
Press assets for Pirates of the Caribbean: Raiders & Nobles can be found at www.info.ea.com.
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There is currently no set release date or rating for Raiders & Nobles, but new information will be available at potcraidersandnobles.com over time.
— EA Press Site
I guess this kind of means POTCO is dead. My gut is that we'll rebrand the wiki to fit the new game, as well as POTCO once it's released.
Oh yeah... and April Fools. Yes, I know it's not April 1st, but you can do pranks all month. And yes, I know, that was cruel. >:D