Game Shark is sporting the latest review of Pirates of the Burning Sea. Scoring PotBS at B+, the reviewer said:
Pirates of the Burning Sea fundamentally gets it right--a great balance between economic and action that involves you in every aspect of the game without uncomfortably cramming it down your throat. The lack of innovation isn't what causes the game to suffer; instead, it's a bunch of minor nagging flaws that prevent it from being perfect. Still, in the end the thrilling ship combat and deep economic model thrusts the game into the upper tier of current MMOs.
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