In the 19th century the nations of Terra are undergoing a second industrial revolution. Steam power is now so advanced that ships can rise from the surface of the ocean. These "sky ships" come in all shapes and sizes, and mankind uses them for trade, for luxury, and for war.
Always getting themselves into trouble are the Sky Pirates. Whether seen as deceitful villains, or noble romantics, these pirates make names for themselves by plundering other vessels and exploring the world in search of treasure.
After picking up a crew in Seaport, the Steamhawke sets out to the east. Captain Daenelia and her crew are on the way to the Old West to find a location on a treasure map.
Complete summary in the Steamhawke Wiki pages.