Round 3 of customs from Pirates of the Baltic Sea; this time around I have an entire faction! The Cursed have a more limited presence in this set, and so they were quicker to be finished. Have a look:
Ability: This ship gets +1 to her cannon rolls against the Germans. If this ship carries no treasure, she gets +S to her base move.
Flavor Text: Nachtkrapp stalks the German coast nightly, attacking any ship she finds.
Name: Roter Teufel
Link: Klaus Stortebeker
Ability: Ghost Ship. This ship gets +1 to her cannon rolls against all non-cursed ships. This ship sinks when her last mast is eliminated.
Flavor Text: Having laid at the bottom of the sea for more than 4 centuries, Rotor Teufel is not much more than rotting scrap wood and ghostly illusions; despite this, the ship still manages to ravage any vessel it can catch.
Link: Count Apraksin
Ability: Ghost Ship. Fear. L-range cannons cannot hit this ship.
Flavor Text: A thick fog surrounds the Gektor, leaving her unseen until her prey finds it is too late.
Ability: Fear. L-range cannons cannot hit this ship.
Flavor Text: The ghostly screams of the damned souls who make up the Krikun’s crew strike fear and hesitation into even the most experienced of sailors.
Ability: Schooner. Crew on this ship cannot be eliminated unless she sinks.
Flavor Text: The crew of Hel claim to be vikings who in life were so brutal that not even the underworld would take them. In response, they named their ship after the goddess they claim to have ‘conquered’.
Ability: This ship may dock at an enemy home island and load as much treasure as she can carry. If able, she must leave on your next turn.
Flavor Text: The damned crew of the Aitvaras were all once talented thieves and conmen, who even in death remain quite adept at stealing.
Name: Klaus Stortebeker
Link: Roter Teufel, Likedeeler
Ability: Ghost. Fear. Captain. This ship gets +1 to her boarding rolls.
Flavor Text: The ghost of the infamous Klaus Stortebeker has begun sailing the Baltic Sea once again, seeking revenge for his beheading, and brutally terrorizing all who get in his way.
Name: Count Apraksin
Ability: Captain. This ship gets +1 to its cannon rolls against Swedish ships.
Flavor Text: Brought back by Davy Jones for his naval prowess, Fyodor Apraksin now sails the Baltic once again harassing the Swedish Navy.
Name: Godeke Michels
Ability: Ghost. If this ship succeeds at a boarding party, she can eliminate all of the other ship’s crew.
Flavor Text: Godeke Michels’ ghost has come back to once again bring about the Victual Brother’s reign of terror, brutally killing anyone who manages to survive his initial attacks.
Ability: Once per turn, you can eliminate one of this ship’s crew to give her an extra action.
Flavor Text: All those who serve on the same ship as the Vodyanoy know to fear and listen to his commands, lest he decide their service is no longer needed.
Link: Klaus Stortebeker, Godeke Michels
Ability: Ghost. If this ship wins a boarding party, she may take as much treasure from the other ship as she wants, up to her available cargo space.
Flavor Text: The spirits of the Likedeeler have risen along with their captains, their lust for wealth continuing to drive their plundering, despite their new ghostly persuasions.
Name: Baba Yaga
Rarity: Special Edition
Ability: If derelict, this ship gains a base move of L.
Flavor Text: Rumors claim that the Baba Yaga does not sail, but rather that she has a pair of giant chicken legs used to run across the ocean floor.
Rarity: Limited Edition
Ability: Once per turn when this ship hits an enemy ship, also eliminate one crew from that ship.
Flavor Text: The cannons aboard Krampus always seem to hit crew members of the ship they’re fired at.
Rarity: Limited Edition
Ability: Galley. Eternal.
Favor Text: Appearing out of the fog like a specter, the Sumu always seems to pop up in sailors’ stories and reports, no matter how many times they claim to have sunk her.
Ghost: This crew cannot be eliminated unless the ship they are on sinks.
Next Friday will be the Germans.