Sea of Thieves PS5 Closed Beta Faces High Demand: Longer Waiting Times for Players
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Sea of Thieves PS5 Closed Beta Faces High Demand: Longer Waiting Times for Players

Nathan Lees
Nathan Lees

If you’re a pirate at heart and own a PlayStation 5, then you’re in luck! Rare has launched the closed beta for the highly anticipated PS5 release of Sea of Thieves, the popular multiplayer pirate game that has captured the hearts of gamers worldwide.

With the closed beta now live, PS5 players are flocking to the seas in droves, causing longer waiting times than usual due to the influx of new players. Rare took to social media to acknowledge the issue, thanking players for their patience during this exciting time.


The closed beta is scheduled to run until April 15, giving players a taste of what’s to come on the PlayStation 5 version of Sea of Thieves. Progress made during the beta will carry over to the full game once it officially launches on the platform, so be sure to make the most of your time on the high seas!

For participating in the closed beta, players will be rewarded with the exclusive Dauntless Adventurer Sails and Title, adding a touch of flair to your pirate persona in the PS5 version of Sea of Thieves.

Exciting Features of Sea of Thieves on PS5

  • 4K/60 FPS and 1080p/120 FPS support for stunning visuals and smooth gameplay
  • Compatibility with the PlayStation Portal for ease of access
  • Full cross-play functionality with PC, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X/S players

Mark your calendars for April 30, as that’s when the full release of Sea of Thieves on PS5 is set to make waves in the gaming world. Get ready to embark on epic adventures, battle rival pirates, and uncover hidden treasures in this immersive multiplayer experience!


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