The year is 1533. Deckhand Marco Esperanza's shipping vessel is sunk in thedead of night leaving him, the sole survivor, left adrift in the Red Sea. Hisprayers are answered when a strange ship impossibly cuts through the night fogsaving him from a watery grave. However, his elation soon turns to horror whenhe discovers he has been brought aboard the dread pirate ship, The BlackGalleon. There is more to Captain Lesser Blackthroat and his evil crew thanmere piracy - these men are damned!