Captains of the Wacky Waters Announced

Captains of the Wacky Waters is a seafaring roguelike in the works at Ceiling Games for release on Steam in the first half of next year. The Reveal Trailer shows off some of the game's titular wackiness. What follows is the first feature list we can recall listing "good vibes" as one of a games attributes:
Captains of the Wacky Waters is a fast-paced boat roguelike where ships drift and krakens wear moustaches!

Back in the day, helping ghosts get to Heaven was an easy task, but someone wiped out the peace in the Wacky Waters and now all the captains have to learn to defend themselves and their crew. At least until the old days return.

Combine the strength of your rowers and the wind force to navigate around the procedurally generated zones, gradually improving your ship and finding powerful configurations that will help you in combat.


  • Every playthrough is different, allowing a lot of replayability.
  • Good vibes roguelike with loads of wackiness and weirdness.
  • Unlock new playable captains after defeating them. Each ship has different features and a special ability to play with.
  • Save cute little ghosts that will join the crew taking one out of the 6 different roles to help you in your journey.
  • Use many weapons to shoot and slash your enemies, including a cannonball shotgun, a boats cannon, or a giant hammer.
  • Lots of gadgets and upgrades. These are curious and diverse items with different functions to upgrade and configure your ship, from a medieval spear to a pair of giant incognito glasses for your boat.
  • Navigate different zones with unique gameplay styles and aesthetics, which will become more and more strange.
  • Many, many hats! Every living thing in the game wears its own type of hat.