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Sea of Thieves is a shared world action-adventure video game developed by Rare and published by Microsoft Studios for Windows 10 and Xbox. The game allows players to take the role of a pirate, sailing the seas of a fantastical world either solo or as part of a crew of up to four players featuring both co-operative and player versus player combat.

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Most Reported Problems:

Online Play
(31.58%)
Sign in
(26.32%)
Matchmaking
(23.68%)
Glitches
(15.79%)
Game Crash
(2.63%)

Sea of Thieves Outage Map

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Sea of Thieves Issues Reports

Latest outage, problems and issue reports in social media:
  • InsomniNerd InsomniNerd (@InsomniNerd) reported

    @SeaOfThieves I'm still having problems with the last title. I've finished every commendation in the Tall Tales and it won't unlock it.

  • GReinvented Greatness Reinvented (@GReinvented) reported

    @SeaOfThieves Can you fix the Xbox stability issues please.

  • Autumn51599453 Autumn (@Autumn51599453) reported

    @SeaOfThieves we're having problems with the tall tells. Last night the Crest wouldn't appear. Today the key wouldn't. We've cancelled it twice to restart and it still doesnt want to work.

  • ASpectrumGamer Spectrum Gamer Family (@ASpectrumGamer) reported

    @SeaOfThieves @ClaudiaRevolter Oooh yay. It's been plaguing me but I reinstalled and went away but glad to see a fix.

  • MmmCherryade Jason (@MmmCherryade) reported

    @Dusty_923 @SeaOfThieves I hope so.. I play on pc and I crash almost every time I get into pvp, FPS drops massively too randomly.

  • CannonMunkii 🐒💨CannonMunkii💥 (@CannonMunkii) reported

    I have no problems with PvE only players, go play how you want. But don't complain when something you knew could happen, happens. #SeaOfThieves

  • hayden_charlie_ Charlie Hayden 💕 (@hayden_charlie_) reported

    @SeaOfThieves @gamescom @Xbox Please fix the lavender beard I have stuff to do 😭

  • jabrock666 Jason atkinson (@jabrock666) reported

    @SeaOfThieves @gamescom Never seen a game with so many server problems...I love the game bud this is getting a joke now still can't get on the game

  • konfusedfae fae kennedy (@konfusedfae) reported

    @SapphicMica @SeaOfThieves Yep, this is precisely the problem me and my friends had last night. We specifically didn't engage because we had no interest.. and yet they still followed us for 2 hours and kept sinking our ship. We had nothing.

  • GTVortex2 GT Vortex (@GTVortex2) reported

    @SeaOfThieves @gamescom @Xbox servers down again

  • DeadCarnival WickedDeath (@DeadCarnival) reported

    @Brandon29562511 @SeaOfThieves Because the issues this game has should have been fixed by now. Returning every other patch is unacceptable. You accepting it as 'normal' allows them to be half assed

  • GregThomps1992 Greg Thompson (@GregThomps1992) reported

    @vyakraz @SeaOfThieves It is fun dude. Just caught it at a bad time. Give them a day to fix the servers. As they usually do. Also pro tip. Always watch the horizons. Dont let ships sneak up on you.

  • GregThomps1992 Greg Thompson (@GregThomps1992) reported

    @nik295 @SeaOfThieves I paid the full 60 and got more than my money's worth. And when micro transactions drop, I'll pay for that too. People can keep freaking out about server issues that very rarely happen. It sucks. Move on. Bunch of babies.

  • BLACKBEARD676 BLACKBEARD 676 (@BLACKBEARD676) reported

    @SeaOfThieves Still no fix on the Legacy beard

  • xLEOOOOOON LEOOOOOON (@xLEOOOOOON) reported

    @SeaOfThieves Fix the Beard!!!11!1

  • NDHPercussion Nicholas Hobbs (@NDHPercussion) reported

    @TrevladonS @SeaOfThieves Send in a ticket to support. I’ve had the same issues.

  • xMerkah Callum | Aero Merkah | #Dare #DTA (@xMerkah) reported

    @CluelessQuartz @SeaOfThieves Glad they fixing it that is honestly so annoying 🤣 random lag and frame drops big oof

  • CluelessQuartz Clueless❄️🍹 (@CluelessQuartz) reported

    @SeaOfThieves @xMerkah explains the lag and loading in

  • MiAtCh84 MiAtCh (@MiAtCh84) reported

    I spent a good amount of time doing a voyage in #SeaOfThieves and of course a window popped up in Windows 10 and minimized the game which instantly causes the game to disconnect from the server UUGGHH! I was just meters from the last island I needed to visit to complete voyage😡!

  • stevent2002 Stevent2002 (@stevent2002) reported

    @Stoic_Outrider @SapphicMica @konfusedfae @SeaOfThieves Problem with this is they're still gonna keep chasing you. Sure you won't sink, but you still can't do anything whilst being chased. I don't think a passive option is a good idea though. Solo only servers on the other hand, is something I think the game needs

  • seang92911 beans (@seang92911) reported

    @SapphicMica @konfusedfae @SeaOfThieves that’s happened to me a lot and it sucks. this is definitely a problem.

  • mahoney_fingers Fingers Mahoney (@mahoney_fingers) reported

    @SeaOfThieves I dunno if any of the feedback has been positive AT ALL.....but here's some that MAY help. My wife's account ISN'T having problems. GT is Akotra 911, if you need it for lookup.

  • GizmoTwin LogicalGizmo (@GizmoTwin) reported

    @SeaOfThieves Issue is fixed for me! Back to the seas I go

  • Pithen_ 🐍Connor🐍 (@Pithen_) reported

    @SeaOfThieves Bruh’s @Plecotuz and i played last night and both our Xbox’s turned off mid sail is this a known issue or is that on our end @SoT_Support

  • DevlinGiddings Devlin Giddings (@DevlinGiddings) reported

    @SeaOfThieves so when I try to do the story missions, I can't turn the pages of the books to find out where to go or what to do. Kind of makes it impossible to do these missions...I'm not sure if this is a known issue on xbox but I thought I'd make you aware...

  • Brandon29562511 Brandon (@Brandon29562511) reported from Stuart, Florida

    @DeadCarnival @SeaOfThieves Mate your so salty over a little error. Chill out! They barely ask for money and the past 5 updates have been free and amazing. I don’t understand why other people like you talk shit about this game. Surely there are some issues but it’s not just this game who had issues.

  • SchnarrHunter Hunter Schnarr (@SchnarrHunter) reported from North Perth, Ontario

    @Tim30948255 @SeaOfThieves the stream was online before the issues started occuring

  • SchnarrHunter Hunter Schnarr (@SchnarrHunter) reported from North Perth, Ontario

    @ggd1980 @SeaOfThieves many reasons, this time let's assume it was just connection issues. happens to most online games.

  • DyroneISTAKEN Dyrone (@DyroneISTAKEN) reported

    @SeaOfThieves my friends have joined but i cant, i cant get in any server like arena or a sloop by myself. pls fix as fast as you can

  • GentFrank CyberWolfOGx3 (@GentFrank) reported

    @Tals_Tales @SeaOfThieves You realize their game shouldn't be having this many issues if it is already fully released and costs $50. Just sayin

  • GentFrank CyberWolfOGx3 (@GentFrank) reported

    @SeaOfThieves FIX THE PROBLEM ALREADY IT HAS BEEN OVER 4 HOURS. Wth is taking yall so long.

  • DyroneISTAKEN Dyrone (@DyroneISTAKEN) reported

    @SeaOfThieves lol my friends can join but i cant please fix this. its annoying af

  • PeteFenske fenske (@PeteFenske) reported

    @SeaOfThieves @RareLtd @Halo Been trying to sign in to get it for 3 hours :)

  • ggd1980 Ron Rivera's job security (@ggd1980) reported

    @SeaOfThieves @BIGsheep @keeyaaaa @residentveg @DreadDoug One hour warning that the game will be broken

  • Tenac1ousGrace Grace (@Tenac1ousGrace) reported

    @Gnarfield_ @SoT_Support @RareLtd @SeaOfThieves Yeah not only were we getting the error messages... we werent getting gold/credit for reaper chests or loot on adventure more either. 😭

  • tabatt32 Kyle Tabatt (@tabatt32) reported

    @SeaOfThieves Fix this already, been waiting 3 hours

  • TrippysSkinHub Nic L. (@TrippysSkinHub) reported

    @SoT_Support Recently checking the Support Site, I have seen that there was a resolve on the 'Star of a Thief' for retrieving the Totem, but I am having that issue and, Since getting that issue my Keyboard or mouse is no longer able to be used. #SeaOfThieves

  • S2N_LORDFIST Darek (@S2N_LORDFIST) reported

    @SeaOfThieves Hey, I keep getting the AlabasterBeard error code and my connection is fine.. I don't know what is going on..

  • mason_tra Tra Mason (@mason_tra) reported

    @SeaOfThieves Plz fix

  • balistic96 balistic96 (@balistic96) reported

    @SeaOfThieves Any updates on this. Still getting error

  • JonB1106 JonB1106 (@JonB1106) reported

    @SeaOfThieves so we finally got on and its working but we ran into a few problems. We randomly got killed on our ship when we had full health we didn't run into anything and nothing exploded and we were sinking. We turned in our loot and got rep but no gold plz explain

  • MLG_skullz001 skullz001 (@MLG_skullz001) reported

    @SeaOfThieves Got off work early jumping of joy to come home and game, power was out, power finally comes back on, sot servers are down. I JUST CANT WIN TODAY! I know you guys are trying to fix no hate, I'm just super sad rn.

  • AlactarGaming AlactarGaming (@AlactarGaming) reported

    @SeaOfThieves same problem last week @SeaOfThieves from the day itself I did get my gold back but from the day before I never did, I am currently +- 200.000 short of what I should have, please start thinking straight and fix the game, instead of promoting the game in its current state

  • ActualTLG TheLivingGlitch (@ActualTLG) reported

    @SeaOfThieves I'm having an issue with logging into the game. At some point in my session, the gold/doubloons stopped tallying from my loot. I assumed it was a glitch and went onwards. I then logged out for the day, then logged back in to allow the gold/doubloons to... (1/3)

  • MsD3tro1tLov3 Heather Joy (@MsD3tro1tLov3) reported

    @SeaOfThieves It's letting me connect on a sloop but not for a brig or a galleon... PLEASE FIX THIS!! It's been going on for hours.

  • CrimsonPancakes Crimson Pancakes (@CrimsonPancakes) reported

    @SeaOfThieves just like to inform you that I'm missing all my gold and blue coins. I know your fixing issues rn, I just wanted to let you know about this issue incase it was a new one.

  • JZA70TwnTrbo Michael Hillyard (@JZA70TwnTrbo) reported

    @SeaOfThieves Just turned in a bunch of stuff and got zero gold. I hope when these server issues are fixed that all gets credited to me.

  • NecroTheSeaDogg Necro (@NecroTheSeaDogg) reported

    @Seanaci @SeaOfThieves Same beard error, shall switch to NMS. Least there is space pirates 😅

  • nmodzpr Nmodz (@nmodzpr) reported

    I cant login... After login succes, i cant buy missions and do nothing... Fix!! Please!!! Love u @SeaOfThieves

  • MyNameIsProjekt Projekt (@MyNameIsProjekt) reported

    @SnypeSin @SeaOfThieves It happens from time to time. Seems like the server issues are intermittent though as I’m watching the stream and they are online. Give them some time and they’ll get it sorted. 👍

  • RottunBodyz Nate (Rottun) Crawford (@RottunBodyz) reported

    @SeaOfThieves since your servers are broken is there gonna be another opportunity to get the Spartan set not sure if I can play other then today!

  • MissAdrienne97 Miss-Adrienne louise (@MissAdrienne97) reported

    @SeaOfThieves I’ve had issues all night just got my enchainment vessel and it didn’t add deblooms or money plus 30k worth money so had to reset game was waiting at least an hour

  • CliffordRangeJr Clifford Range Jr. (@CliffordRangeJr) reported

    @SeaOfThieves ok cool because I'm experiencing the same problem as before, getting rep, but no coins

  • SnypeSin SnypeSin (@SnypeSin) reported

    @MyNameIsProjekt @SeaOfThieves fun stopped for me as i cant even login to the game

  • Joshua25Brose Mihoy Mioy (@Joshua25Brose) reported

    @Im_Ambro @SeaOfThieves Sorry to hear that. I scrolled through a few of the older comments and found that many people are having the same issue. Definitely is coming from the other end.

  • Carrnage101 Brad Carr (@Carrnage101) reported

    @SeaOfThieves Beard error - Alabasterbeard

  • Joshua25Brose Mihoy Mioy (@Joshua25Brose) reported

    @SeaOfThieves Encountered an issue where I couldn't receive gold after turn-ins. Left the game, restarted, and am now unable to load in along with my crew. Error code ' Alabaster Beard. '

  • Joshua25Brose Mihoy Mioy (@Joshua25Brose) reported

    @SeaOfThieves Encountered an issue where I couldn't receive gold after turn ins. Left the game, restarted, and am now unable to load in along with my crew. Error code ' Alabaster Beard. '

  • OutlawThePirate SGT Outlaw (@OutlawThePirate) reported

    @Seanaci @SeaOfThieves I'm getting the bronzebeard error. 😠

  • Wookinater Wookinater (@Wookinater) reported

    @SeaOfThieves Yeah definitely having server problems!

Sea of Thieves Most Common Errors

List of the most commonly reported error codes and fixes:
  • 0x80070005
  • AlabasterBeard
  • AllmondBeard
  • AvocadoBeard
  • BeigeBeard
  • BronzeBeard
  • CinnamonBeard
  • CyanBeard
  • DaffodilBeard
  • FluffyBeard
  • KiwiBeard
  • Lapisbeard
  • LavenderBeard
  • LazyBeard