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Check Sea of Thieves Server Status (Sea of Thieves Servers are Down)


Sea of Thieves servers are down on PC (Steam) and Xbox One. Since the last update, players are experiencing a number of issues when they trying to play online. Out of those affected, some are reporting the server issues and the “Searching the seas” issue. You can check Sea of Thieves server status, maintenance, and downtime details here.

August 4, 2022 – The Sea of Thieves servers are now offline for essential maintenance ahead of the launch of Season 7. The Sea of Thieves servers will be going offline at approximately 9am UTC.

July 12, 2022SOT servers will be taken offline. Time: 15:50 BST/10:50 EDT/7:50 PDT.


April 21, 2022 – The Sea of Thieves servers will be taken offline in roughly one hour (10am BST) for the start of your next Adventure, ‘The Shrouded Deep’!

Players are also receiving the following massage.

Failed to connect to the Sea of Thieves servers. Please check your connection and try again. (Alabasterbeard)

We recommend that you check for and install any available console updates. Follow the steps below to check for updates manually.

Checking for Sea of Thieves updates on Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S

  1. Press the Home button to open the dashboard menu. Now select Settings from the bottom of the menu, then select All Settings.
  2. Select System, then select Updates. Now select Update Console if the option becomes available. Follow the onscreen steps to complete the update.

Be sure to allow any updates to install completely before beginning your game installation.

Check Sea of Thieves Server Status

Check the status of your chosen platform to ensure that there are no problems with the service itself: