Shooting undead crew members and slicing down rival pirates might not be the most common aspect of pirate life. However, according to Virtual Pirate, it’s the best part about a pirates life. At least until a giant Kraken comes and puts you in your place.
Fresh on the Steam early access scene, Virtual Pirate is wave game that has you slashing and shooting your way across five, story mode, stages. If you make it to the end, you will be rewarded with a chance to take down the legendary Kraken. If you just want to hone your skills, the arcade mode provides endless waves of foes to lay waste to.
A pirate is only as good as the weapons he can properly wield. You will definitely get plenty of practice in Virtual Pirate. Your weapons of choice, a pistol and cutlass. The pistol provides you with the ranged attack you need, and the cutlass gives you the close combat you love. It also serves to deflect incoming attacks.
Virtual Pirate also sports a multiplayer game mode. Up to six players can join together in a team battle against an opponent. No loot is dropped, so no need to fight over who gets the booty. Virtual Pirate is available for the Vive, Rift, and WMR headsets. You can pick it up on Steam at a 30%, making the game only $10.49 right now.