Sea Of Thieves Update Patch Notes – August 25, 2021


Sea Of Thieves update (August 25, 2021) is now available to download on Xbox One and PC players. According to the official Sea Of Thieves patch notes, the latest hotfix added various tweaks, fixes, and gameplay changes.

Previously, a big update added Captain Jack Sparrow, new enemies, new Trials and Deeds, new Events, and much more. Recently, a hotfix was also released

Unfortunately, many players were experiencing a number of issues when trying to play. Today’s update will address a few of these issues. Read full details below.


What is new in Sea Of Thieves Update (August 25, 2021)?


Replace Gamertags Keybind

  • The option to keybind ‘Toggle Replace Gamertags’ for quick use has now been disabled.

Fixed Issues

Performance and Stability

  • When using Alt+Tab to change focus between windows while playing on Steam, there should no longer be an extended freeze when leaving and returning to the game window.

Tall Tales

  • ‘Dark Brethren’ – Upon approaching the Coral Fortress, players should now more consistently hear Captain Jack Sparrow’s voice as he is speaking.
  • ‘Dark Brethren’ – Upon uncovering the mysterious meeting, players should now more consistently hear the characters’ voices as they are speaking.
  • ‘Lords of the Sea’ – While progressing through the Tall Tale, players should now more consistently hear Jack Sparrow speaking as he reacts to events within the story.
  • ‘Lords of the Sea’ – Upon defeating Siren Statues, players should now be able to hear Davy Jones’ voice as he speaks to crews.

Pirate Emporium

  • The imagery used in the Cursed Ferryman Essential Ship Bundle now correctly displays the Cursed Ferryman Sails that will be received on purchase.