Pirate101 will be offline for approximately three hours early tomorrow morning 05/29/2013 at 3am US Central to apply an update to the game. Please see the Upkeep and Maintenance Notes for Spiral Date 455526 (05/29/2013): https://www.pirate101.com/free_game/update_notes
These changes are posted below for your convenience:
Now that he has ample inventory in his store, Auctioneer Harvey Deuce is changing his buying prices to respond to supply and demand. Once Harvey has 100 of any item in stock, you may find that you get better value from other vendors. Harvey will continue to pay significantly more for items that are in shorter supply.
We have increased the drop rate of Holy Water from Inquisition ships so the quest, “Thirsty for Revenge” is easier to complete.
We have increased the drop rate of Mercury from Red Sash Ships so the quest, “A Spoonful of Stingers” is easier to complete.
Fixed several interiors of Hamamitsu Gardens that were appearing black or were missing textures.
Players will receive a Tutorial Tip to visit Avery's office after completing the quest "The Great and Powerful Turtle."
Sato's Second Chance Chest now has a chance to award more level 50 jewelry items.
More Troggy Shaman will now appear on Skull Mountain and will more consistently drop Livsey's Cage Key.
Fixed a Game Launcher crash that was interfering with players using Windows 8.
Sergeant Shepherd will now be more responsive to players who are near him.