The objective of the game is to construct your own ship before pirates arrive and attack you!
The basic mechanic is to draw cards to found gold (for buy ship cards to your opponents), ship cards (for construct your own ship),cannons (for attack pirates if they appear) but if you draw a pirate card you lose 3 cards! You may know when to stop.
Components 55 cards (9 cards are pirates)
2 to 4 Players