Pirates Outlaws is an indie roguelike card game.
Pick a Character among different types of pirates, with various abilities and cards. Navigate and select a Chapter to complete. Then on the map, navigate from isle to isle until the “boss” island. Manage your health and deck in the Tavern. Buy and upgrade cards in the Market. Get more cards from Event and Battle isles. Your journey will end if you are defeated or victorious. Collect enough Gold. Get enough Reputation to unlock more contents.
Maps will be generated randomly by Chapter. There are 3 levels of difficulties, separated by a “boss” battle. Each will contain Tavern, Market, Event and Battle isles. Adapt your way and your destination based on your needs. Navigate from isles to isles will cost Action Points (AP) to your ship. Your expedition will end if your ship doesn’t have enough AP to continue
In exchange of Coins. You can sell relic, restore your health, remove a card from your deck or repair your ship damages (AP).
In exchange of Coins. Buy cards and relics. Upgrade cards to improve your strategy.
They are short stories you need to solve. The result of your choice can lead to a positive or negative reward. .
Battle is a turn by turn card combat.
During Player turn, you use cards from your Hand as weapons. When a card is played, it will go to your Discard pile. When your Draw pile is empty, your Discard pile will be shuffle and add to your Draw pile again. Basically, you use Attack cards to deal damages to opponents, and Defensive cards to Boost your damages, Protect or Heal yourself. Melee, Range or Skill cards have various actions and some of them will cost Ammo. It will be important to manage your Ammo and deck to build Combos to be victorious.
During Enemy turn, pirates will do actions. Some enemy features and abilities are hide from the player and will need to be learned or discovered during a Battle. Adapt your turn based on these actions, to be victorious.
At the end of a Battle, you will be rewarded. Pick a card among several to add to your deck.
relics & cards
They are items which give you some Permanent boost and various advantages. There is up to 7 slots available per characters.
There are several types of cards in Pirates Outlaws. Common cards are Ranged Attacks used to deal damages to opponents and usually needs Ammo to be used. Melee Attacks can only be used to front-line enemies and usually needs no Ammo to be used. Skills cards has fix damages. Armor will be give you protection to yourself. Ammo is used to reload your “energy” when it is empty...
There are around 300 cards and 100 relics to collect. Add them to your deck during your journey. Manage your deck to build the best deck with great combos.