Ninjas or pirates? If you’ve ever been involved in this meme-worthy debate, now you can simply reply “why not both?” thanks to Shadow Gambit: The Cursed Crew.

Today, Mimimi Games released a new trailer for the game with plenty of developer commentary, showcasing the upcoming stealth strategy game in all its glory, while also explaining the gameplay.

We’re introduced to our ship, which is essentially a sentient character in its own right, and then cut to Toya, a playable character defined as a dead ninja pirate. more. He is not just a pirate-ninja, but also undead. What if I told you he’s also a ship’s cook? There’s probably no room on his skull anymore with all the hats he wears.

You can watch the trailer below.


Shadow Gambit: The Cursed Crew coming in 2023 for PS5, Xbox Series X|S, and PC via Steam and the Epic Games Store. No release date has been announced at this point, but you can watch the preview trailer to see more characters (Afia, Gael and Mr. Mercury) and meet.

If you are not familiar with Mimimi Games, the studio is known for games such as Desperados III and Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun.

The game is set in an alternate history location of the Lost Caribbean and includes supernatural and magical elements to liven things up compared to the developer’s previous titles. We invite you to join the diverse crew of the Red Marley, a “ghost ship with a living soul” where you can plan your next mission.

You can then use the skills of the cursed crew to wreak havoc on unsuspecting (whether you’re good or not) Inquisition soldiers. Each pirate has unique skills and powers, so you can approach each mission differently depending on , who you choose). .