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Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag is the sixth installment in Ubisoft's epic war between the Assassin's Guild and the Templar Order. Set in the Caribbean sea circa 1700 AD, the tale follows the life of Edward Kenway, Caribbean "Privateer" extraordinaire and grandfather to AC3's Connor.

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Exploring ship wrecks in Assassin's Creed Black Flag

When exploring ship wrecks you are attacked sometimes by sharks and eels. Is there any way to avoid these creatures? Is there a weapon that you can use that I'm just not seeing? It seems that they ...
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Hunting in Assassin's Creed Freedom Cry

In Assassin's Creed Black Flag: Freedom Cry there is an area where you can sell animal goods. I know you can go out and harpoon sea life but how do you kill animals on land? How do you loot them? I'm ...
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How can I get my crew to stop cheering?

My crew has been cheering for 4 hours non stop and I don't know how to fix it. It all started when I was doing the siege of Charles-Towne. How can I get them to stop?
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Re-view two maps from Old Cove

During the Old cove mission, you see two maps: one of the Mayan stones locations and one of some sort of Assassin camps. Since the information from neither of these has transferred itself onto my ...
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How can you recover Assassins Creed progress?

I've lost save files of AC:Black Flag when re-installing Windows. Anyway to recover them?
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What actually unlocked the Previous Assassin's outfits

In my game when I went into the outfits I found I had the previous Assassin's outfits in with the rest. I assumed this was because I had played the previous games (didn't complete Assassin's Creed 3) ...
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AC Black Flag: how to show all items with overlay?

Is there any way to show all map items inside the visual with overlays? I was once able to do it but I don't rember anymore the hotkey I used for PC.
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ps3 saved data between users

I played assassins creed:black flag on my friends ps3 on his user but then he said I could create a new user for me to use. I copied the save data from his user to mine and then accidently deleted it ...
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No Iron and Metal?

I've been playing Assassin's Creed IV and I am very low on Metal and Iron, and I need to defeat the forts on the South end of the map which are extremely hard. So I want to get better Hull Armor but ...
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Man'o'War Battles

In Assassin's Creed IV, I find Man-o-War's kind of useful as they have a lot of Loot on them. But the problem is I can't defeat them, because they are too strong and have a LOT of health. I even found ...
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In Assassin creed how do we know we're not in combat already in avoid combat secondary objective?

Sometimes I finish a memory. No body saw me. Some yellow blip happen but that's it. I never pull out my sword. I finish the memory but I do not know if my secondary objective is fulfilled or not. ...
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Where can I find White Whales?

In Assassin's Creed 4 offline, where can I find White Whales? I need the money from the skin to upgrade the Jackdaw to elite.
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Level of Jackdaw

I've played Assassin's Creed IV : Black Flag for a while, But I can't find any way to know level of Jackdaw? Can any one please tell where I can find level of Jackdaw?
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What counts towards your 'fear' rating in AC:BF?

While playing Black Flag, I have noticed that a Uplay notification occasionally appears, usually when I have finished a mission commenting 'You are the x most feared pirate' How is this ...
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What is the maximum wanted level in Assassin's Creed 4?

I've been playing Assassin's Creed 4 : Black Flag for a while now and the thought just hit me, what is the highest wanted level on the game? I'm aware that when you raid a ship your wanted level goes ...
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Any difference between knocking out people and killing them?

If I knock out people will they eventually get up or does it not make any difference.
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After playing Assassin's Creed 4, how do I know I've gotten all the chests?

Looks like I got all the chests in the game. How can I make sure? I got all the Animus Fragments already. I also got the Templar Armor and Mayan Armor.
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Any perks to getting 100% on Assassins Creed 4?

I was just wondering if there is anything like a special item or upgrade you get for 100% the game, haven't finished the game fully yet so no spoilers please!
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How to decide later when a ship is captured but the dock is full?

I captured a man of war. Usually there are 3 options when the dock is full: Scrap ship Decide later Scrap a ship from a fleet I want to decide later. I have cheap frigates I can scrap but they are ...
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In assasin creed 4 can we fast travel within cities?

For example, rather than running from places to places, I saw many fast travel icons on the map. Can I fast travel there? I know I can fast travel to save sailing time. What about if I am not ...
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What do you do to board a gun boat once you are too powerful?

Just ramming them means they sink. The swiffle cannon makes them sink too. A Scooners/Brigs will be instantly red after one ramming which is convenient. But the gunboat is too weak. I like boarding ...
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Is the Mayan/Templar Armour just cosmetic?

Unlike in Assassin's Creed 2, your health increases when you craft items and all the outfits you can obtain seem to be just cosmetic. Since the Mayan/Templar Armour are equipped from the same menu as ...
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Saving and progress

Even though the game continuously reports it's saving my progress, it is gone when I exit the game. Currently, I'm exploring the first town, Havana. Yesterday I did the first sequence, but when I ...
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How did my dad lose the Blowpipe and Hidden Blade?

My dad has been complaining about how he has lost the blowpipe for all the darts he keeps looting from bodies saying he had it in one mission then he lost it and has never been able to buy a new one ...
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Why every time I accept an assassin contract, a bird leaves the cage?

In Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag, every time I accept an assassin contract, a bird (pigeon I think) leaves the cage. Is there something to it, or is it just random?
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0xc00007b error when launching Assassin's Creed: Black Flag?

I used to play games easily on my laptop, I bought a new laptop (a Lenovo E540) and I installed Windows 8.1, which is the same operating system as I had on the old one, and I ran through all of the ...
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Why won't my PS4 give me my trophy?

I was playing Assassins Creed 4 when PSN logged me off but I kept playing and defeated all the legendary ships which is supposed to give you a trophy and I got no trophy. So I signed back in but still ...
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How to achieve 100% Database Sync?

I have gotten most everything in Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag. 100% progress. Bought all of the ship upgrades, ship appearances, guns, swords, art, outfits, and house upgrades. I completed all of ...
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Do I need a U-Play account to get 100% completion in AC4?

Do I need a U-Play account to get 100% completion in AC4? 100% of everything achievements/trophies, memory sequences, boat stuff, just anything to complete the game
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Is the fleet only available by playing online?

When I tried to access my fleet in the Captain's quarters I was prompted to sign into xboxlive (I have no internet access on my Xbox so this isn't possible for me). When I'm taking over hostile ships ...
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What does rating a memory sequence do? [duplicate]

At the end of a memory sequence you have the option to rate it. What is the purpose of this. Is it used in-game by Abstergo in some way, or does it get sent to Ubisoft for them to use however they ...
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What are the maximum levels for the different ship types?

For example, I know that only a level 50 Man of War has 75 cargo space. But what about the other ships? What is the max level (displayed when you use the spyglass) to achieve the maximum stats in ...
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Social Events (White Whales, Royal Convoys, Social Chests) Locating

This is somewhat related to this post. I have yet to find a single white whale, royal convoy, or social chest in Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag. I've played for about 70 hours (all of it while ...
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What events reset the wanted level in Assassin's Creed IV?

I was harvesting some resources to upgrade the Jackdaw and building up my wanted level on the high seas the other night. I know I can lower this by bribing the proper NPC on shore or boarding a ship ...
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How do I start the Freedom Cry DLC?

I have downloaded and installed the DLC Freedom Cry but how can I play it? Is there a location?
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Unable to open chest in Assassin's Creed IV

I have looted every chest in AC4 Black Flag. But the last chest at location 688,904 won't open. I walk to the chest, there is a loot option. But when I press the button to loot Edward just kicks the ...
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How can I reduce lag in Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag?

I am experiencing significant lag while playing AC4BF. Movement is very slow and the voices do not synchronize with lip movement. I have an Intel Core i5-2500 3.3GHz CPU and 3.24 GB RAM, and Radeon ...
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How can I skip the credits?

The credits in Assassin's Creed games take approximately 4000 years to finish. How can I skip the credits?
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Can I play Assassin's Creed 4 in windowed mode? [duplicate]

I'm curious on how to exit full screen while still being able to play the game (windowed mode). I need to be able to develop my game, use Facebook and Skype while still playing the game at the same ...
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Is there any way to get the social events to happen more often?

I'm pretty close to the end of the game and am trying to complete challenges. All three of the social challenges are still open, and all three at 2 apiece. On a different person's account, I saw all ...
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How do you make easy money in Assassin's Creed 4?

I want to ask how can I make easy money in Assassin's Creed 4 because the ship upgrade costs too much money and naval combat ships are crazy against powerful.
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Where is the “gentleman” to locate in Memory 02 of Freedom Cry?

As the question states. I see no golden target in the green area using Eagle Vision. Have I looking in the wrong spots?
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How can I re-enable the weapon wheel?

In Assassin's Creed 4, the weapon wheel is gone by default on the PC. This can create problems when selecting throwing knives, for example. In addition, those who don't have a scroll wheel have ...
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What types of discovery are there and how do I share them?

I was playing Black Flag Singleplayer while being with a friend on Teamspeak, who is also my friend on UPlay and he was playing Black Flag at the very same time. After a while he mentioned that I ...
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How to open the trade route to Britain?

So in the mini-game 'Kenways Fleet' you can dispatch your fleet across the Atlantic to trade. Doing certain missions opens up access to new places to visit. Which mission will unlock the trade routes ...
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How do I help my friends out in the Kenway's Fleet minigame?

From what I understand, you can give your Uplay friends' fleets a helping hand in the Kenway's Fleet minigame, but how? Can you also do this on the companion app?
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Is it possible to get the saved game progress from PS4 to PC?

I have been playing Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag on my PS4 a lot. I was just going to play through it once and sell it. Didn't expect it to be this good. I've spent over 30 hours on it. I want to ...
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How do I bring Cockram and Burgess closer together?

In Sequence 9 Memory 2, one of the optional objectives is to double assassinate your targets, Burgess and Cockram. In my many attempts, I have not once seen them closer than a few metres apart, far ...
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Can I install the game on multiple machines or resell the game?

Can it be installed on multiple machines? Can I sell it after I am done with the game (just a like a console disk)? The best information I found around this the following link which talks about ...
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What weapons count for the “kill an enemy with every type of weapon” Abstergo challenge?

Under the Fighter category, there's a challenge to kill an enemy with every type of weapon, and a count of nine. What weapons count toward the completion of the challenge?