Latest Pirates Stories

2012-07-28 23:03:03

NGames have announced the first major update for their pirate action MMO, Pockie Pirates. The update, fully titled “Pockie Pirates Chapter II: Beloved Mr. 2” , will be released in early August. Hull, UK (PRWEB) July 27, 2012 In celebration of the on-going successful open beta stage, publisher NGames are unleashing the first major update for their pirate-inspired side-scrolling action MMORPG, Pockie Pirates. The "Chapter II: Beloved Mr. 2" update is based on the abilities of the...

2011-08-19 08:10:00

Imagine being able to embrace the charm of the 18th century through the eyes of a sea-ridden pirate. I took a trip to capture the whimsical moments given by National Geographic's "Real Pirate: The Untold Story of the Whydah from Slave Ship to Pirate Ship" exhibit in Denver, Colorado just days before its set to expire in the Rocky Mountain capital. The exhibit features a discovery made by Barry Clifford in 1984 of a slave ship turned pirate ship in 1717. From the moment you step into...

2011-08-02 05:45:00

LONDON, August 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tesco Entertainment has a huge array of DVDs [http://www.tescoentertainment.com/store/browse/dvd ], Games, CDs, MP3s, and Blu-rays providing a fabulous choice of entertainment for people of all ages at great prices. The Pirates of the Caribbean 4: On Stranger Tides DVD is due for release on 12th September 2011, and is available to buy from Tesco Entertainment for the great price of GBP12.99. Upcoming releases such as the Pirates of...

2011-07-29 12:56:00

TAMPA, Fla., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The NFL is getting back on track, but after the 132-day long lockout, are the players ready to hit the field? Coastal Orthopedics' Sports Medicine Specialist, Daniel S. Lamar, MD, a team physician for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, will be conducting pre-participation physicals and evaluating the players abilities at the Buccaneer Training...

2009-08-01 14:31:27

U.S. entertainment company Walt Disney is eyeing Rob Marshall to direct the fourth Pirates of the Caribbean movie, unidentified sources say. Variety reported Friday if the Walt Disney Co. does hire Marshall to direct the newest Pirates sequel, production could begin sometime in 2010. The director's post for the fourth film in the profitable film franchise has been vacant since Gore Verbinski, director of the first three, decided to pursue an alternative movie project. The first three Pirates...

2008-10-09 12:00:27

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Emmy Award winning 62 Blue Productions, LLC, has entered into a production and development agreement with the National Geographic Channel and Indiana University's Department of Underwater Science to film the exploration of what is believed to be the last great ship of the legendary pirate Captain Kidd. The shipwreck, located off the coast of the Dominican Republic, is one of just three pirate shipwrecks ever located in the Northern Hemisphere. The...

2008-10-02 00:00:14

News in brief FILM The movie version of Sex and the City has become the fastest- selling DVD of 2008. Shoppers bought 920,000 copies of the film in the first week of its release, according to the Official Chart Company. Based on the long-running US television series, Sex and the City: The Movie follows the hectic lives of four female New Yorkers. Pirates of the Caribbean is the fastest-selling DVD of all time, selling 1.5 million in its first week. LEADING ARTICLE, PAGE 30 (c) 2008...

2008-08-21 09:00:48

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Aug. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- OVERVIEW: Set sail for adventure with your favorite VeggieTales pals as the theatrical release of "The Pirates Who Don't Do Anything: A Veggie Tales Movie" lands on DVD! This movie has everything kids love including pirates, heroes, a princess, plus an all-new extended ending! Filled with colorful animation, silly songs and nonstop humor, this is the perfect movie for kids and a must-own DVD the whole family will enjoy! OVER 2 HOURS OF...

2007-06-17 12:10:00

BEIJING (AP) - Censors have cut scenes of Chow Yun-Fat as a bald, scarred pirate in the new "Pirates of the Caribbean" movie, saying they insult China's people, the main state news agency said Friday. Xinhua said Chow's time on the screen in "Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End" had "been slashed in half by censors in China for vilifying and defacing the Chinese." The version of the Hollywood blockbuster released in China earlier this week shows only about 10 minutes of Chow's scenes...

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