How To Earn Pirate Coins In Lost Ark

How To Earn Pirate Coins In Lost Ark
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Written by 

Tarran Stockton


4th Oct 2022 16:07

Earning Lost Ark Pirate Coins is an important part of travelling the sea in Arkesia, as they allow you to purchase items from specific vendors. Lost Ark has many currencies available in the for trading for useful items and resources. If you would like to know how to earn Pirate Coins in Lost Ark, we’ve got you covered. 

  • Make sure you have access to the Lost Ark Ships, so you can begin to collect Pirate Coins.

Lost Ark Pirate Coins: What Are They?

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Pirate Coins are just another form of currency used for the purchasing and selling of items, but it's only used in specific parts of the game. This is the ocean and the various Lost Ark islands, where players can trade with merchant vessels and traders amongst the isles. You can use them to obtain many of the same items you can with gold and silver, like resources and items. 

Lost Ark Pirate Coins: Best Places To Find Them

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Due to the specific usage of Lost Ark Pirate Coins, there are also only certain areas that you can find them too. Many islands have quests and activities that will result in you earning tonnes of pirate coins, and you'll quickly be able to start throwing your financial weight around the various ports. It's also worth noting you can gain other currencies like silver from a lot of these quests, along with other useful items, collectibles, and consumables. 


Below we have listed some of the best islands for farming Pirate Coins, along with the total amount you can earn from doing the islands' quests and activities:

  • Atropos - 10,000 Pirate Coins
  • Blackfang's Den - 10,000 Pirate Coins
  • Cradle of the Sea Fermata - 9000 Pirate Coins
  • Freedom Isle - 15,000 Pirate Coins
  • Giant Mushroom Island - 2000 Pirate Coins
  • Golden Wave Island - 7000 Pirate Coins
  • Kalthertz - 8600 Pirate Coins
  • Lullaby Island - 16,500 Pirate Coins
  • Peyto and Glacier Isle - 5000 Pirate Coins
  • Runaways Island - 5000 Pirate Coins
  • Sublime Island - 6000 Pirate Coins

That's all for our breakdown of the Lost Ark Pirate Coins, and now you know what they are used for, along with some handy places to farm them easily.  

It's important to learn all the Mokoko Seeds locations in Lost Ark if you want to track down all of the collectibles. 

Tarran is a Senior Guides Writer at GGRecon. He previously wrote reviews for his college newspaper before studying Media and Communication at university. His favourite genres include role-playing games, strategy games, and boomer shooters - along with anything indie. You can also find him in the pit at local hardcore shows.

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