Ubisoft are promising the ultimate pirate experience with Skull & Bones, wherein you aim to climb the cutthroat – literally – piracy food chain in the Indian Ocean.

Due for release in 2018 on PS4, Xbox One and PC, Skull & Bones will feature a huge multiplayer component, even allowing you to form pirate gangs and go plunderin’ with your mates. Oh yes, there’s loot, too – and plenty of it!

Here’s both the announcement cinematic and a hearty chunk of gameplay to check out…