The Unfortunate Voyage of the Batavia – Episode 6: Bloody Oath

The Unfortunate Voyage of the Batavia – Episode 6: Bloody Oath thumbnail

Upper Merchant Francisco Pelsaert, Captain Arjen Jacobsz and about 40 other people are sailing in a longboat north along the immense coast of Het Zuidland. They’re on a rescue mission to the fort at Batavia, 3000kms north of where the ship Batavia has sunk at Houtman’s Abrolhos. Unfortunately, they won’t be able to rescue as many people as they would like, because Jeronimus Cornelisz is about to go on a rampage of murder, sex slavery, and pretty much every other horrible thing you can think of. Batavia’s Graveyard, July 1629, is one of those places in history that you would never, ever want to find yourself.