In so many games, you create characters using a raft of customisation options, tweaking sliders to pick from a variety of faces, body types and skin colours, among many other things.
Sea of Thieves, the upcoming shared-world pirate adventure game from Rare, does character creation differently – via a mechanic called the Infinite Pirate Generator. In short, don’t expect to see a character slider anywhere in the game.
When you start Sea of Thieves, you’re asked to pick your pirate. Inside a virtual tavern, the game generates a random selection of …