A downloadable game for Windows

Pirate Tactix is a turn-based tactics game with a focus on ship-to-ship combat.

  • Engage in tactical combat, using cannonballs, chain shots, and mines
  • Loot treasure chests and shipwrecks
  • Manage resources like wood, cannonballs, mines, and rum
  • Capture and defend forts
  • Build and upgrade ships at your forts

If you want to know more about the rules of the game, you can download the guide below.


The controls are listed in the README that is included with the game.


This is a very early prototype. Its purpose is to test ideas and mechanics, and balance the gameplay. It currently has no win conditions or player AI. All images are placeholder images.

The archive comes bundled with a Java 11 Runtime Environment.


pirate-tactix-20210307-win64-jre.zip 30 MB
Pirate Tactix Guide.pdf 67 kB

Install instructions

  1. Unpack the archive
  2. Double-click on the pirate-tactix.bat file to start the game

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