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Assassin’s Creed® IV Black Flag™

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The year is 1715. Pirates rule the Caribbean and have established their own lawless Republic where corruption, greediness and cruelty are commonplace.

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"The Golden Age of Piracy." - IGN.com

"Black Flag is best regarded as a collage of the games and technologies Ubisoft have cultivated over the past decade." - PCGamer.com


The year is 1715. Pirates rule the Caribbean and have established their own lawless Republic where corruption, greediness and cruelty are commonplace.

Among these outlaws is a brash young captain named Edward Kenway. His fight for glory has earned him the respect of legends like Blackbeard, but also drawn him into the ancient war between Assassins and Templars, a war that may destroy everything the pirates have built.

Welcome to the Golden Age of Piracy.


Key Features:

  • A brash rebel Assassin:

    Become Edward Kenway, a charismatic yet brutal pirate captain, trained by Assassins. Edward can effortlessly switch between the Hidden Blade of the Assassin’s Order and all new weaponry including four flintlock pistols and dual cutlass swords.

  • Explore an open world filled with opportunities:

    Discover the largest and most diverse Assassin’s Creed world ever created. From Kingston to Nassau, explore 50 unique locations where you can live the life of a pirate including:

  • Loot underwater shipwrecks

  • Assassinate Templars in blossoming cities

  • Hunt for rare animals in untamed jungles

  • Search for treasure in lost ruins

  • Escape to hidden coves

  • Become the most feared pirate in the Caribbean:

    Command your ship, the Jackdaw, and strike fear in all who see her. Plunder and pillage to upgrade the Jackdaw with ammunition and equipment needed to fight off enemy ships. The ship's improvements are critical to Edward's progression through the game. Attack and seamlessly board massive galleons, recruit sailors to join your crew and embark on an epic and infamous adventure.

  • Experience the gritty reality behind the pirate fantasy:

    Stand amongst legendary names such as Blackbeard, Calico Jack and Benjamin Hornigold, as you establish a lawless Republic in the Bahamas and relive the truly explosive events that defined the Golden Age of Piracy.

  • Multiplayer experience:

    Fight against or cooperate with your friends in the ruthless and acclaimed multiplayer experience. Choose from an eclectic cast of characters and fight to the death in exotic themed maps.


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Publisher:
Ubisoft
Developer:
Ubisoft
Genres:
Action, Adventure
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Released:
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
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Languages:
English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
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Digital PC Download
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Minimum Requirements
  • Operating System: Windows Vista SP or Windows 7 SP1 or Windows 8 (both 32/64bit versions)
  • Processor: Intel Core2Quad Q8400 @ 2.6 GHz or AMD Athlon II X4 620 @ 2.6 GHz
  • RAM: 2GB for Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8
  • Video card: Nvidia GeForce GTX 260 or AMD Radeon HD 4870 (512MB VRAM with Shader Model 4.0 or higher)
  • DirectX: DirectX June 2010 Redistributable
  • Disk Space: 30 Gb
  • Sound: DirectX Compatible Sound Card with latest drivers
  • Peripherals: Windows-compatible keyboard and mouse required, optional controller
  • UPLAY client required to play.
Recommended Requirements
  • Operating System: Windows Vista SP2 or Windows 7 SP1 or Windows 8 (both 32/64bit versions)
  • Processor: Intel Core i5 2400S @ 2.5 GHz or AMD Phenom II x4 940 @ 3.0 GHz or better
  • RAM: 4GB or more
  • Video card: Nvidia GeForce GTX 470 or AMD Radeon HD 5850 (1024MB VRAM with Shader Model 5.0) or better
  • Supported video cards at the time of release:

  • Nvidia GeForce GTX 260 or better, GT400, GT500, GT600, GT700 series or AMD Radeon HD4870 or better, HD5000, HD6000, HD7000 series

  • Note: Latest GeForce drivers tested: 320.49 for all series. Latest Radeon drivers tested: 13.1 for Radeon HD4000, 13.4 for Radeon HD5000 and above. Laptop versions of these cards may work but are NOT officially supported.
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80
A Great Game

robbinthegrave

Black Flag is the best Assassins Creed game in the series until Origins. A brilliant story that takes you pirating across the Caribbean and makes you feel that you really are there, defending Nassau or taking stealthily assassinating your targets in 18th century Cuba. There are only one or two small problems with this game, the more obvious one being the controls. Ubisoft still hasn't tweaked the controls which means that as usual, a nice free run across a city can be halted by anything from a drop when you should jump or a sudden stop when you want to continue. It's not huge but sometimes it gets annoying. The other problem is another AC perennial... Hundreds upon hundreds of collectibles! Neither of these break the game and perseverance is well rewarded in Assassins Creed anyway. But that story though! You'll get to sail with the likes of Blackbeard, and who doesn't want to drink rum and fight beside the most feared pirate the world has ever known?

100
Best Assassin's Creed game since Assassin's Creed II

LightWolfDM

Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag is the second best Assassin's Creed that Ubisoft have released in a long time. Edward Kenway is a good protagonist, funny, he knows what does he want and discovers new stuff along the way as you progress in the game. The setting and the levels desing are perfect for me, pirates, sea battles, shanties, assassins and many, many more leaved me impress with this amazing Assassin's Creed game, probably the best. My favorite thing about this game are the sea battle, definitely fun worthwhile. Recommended.

100
The best game in the series

DudeBruh

Black Flag is my favorite game in the series for numerous reasons: incredible gameplay, a gorgeous open world, a compelling storyline, and an incredible protagonist. The final cutscene had me actually tear up, something that has never happened in any other game. However, this is one of those games that are better played on a console, rather than PC. Then you won't have to deal with uplay. Furthermore, a controller is a must when playing Black Flag, or any Assassin's Creed game for that matter. Another problem is the lack of replayability. When you collect all collectibles, play through the story, explore all locations there is no point in playing it again, unless you want to reexperience the game again. Overall, it is not a game that you will pour hundreds of hours into, but a must play nevertheless.

100
Massive and most of the time increasingly overwhelming

Jack2Shepard

After just experiencing Assassin's Creed III i wasn't in any hurry to play the next. In my opinion i thought Ubisoft had taken the series back a step and it wasn't quite as good as i'd hoped. A disappointing antagonist, dull and boring storyline, lack of anything exciting to do once the story was over. I thought Assassin's Creed IV Black flag would just follow suit, and nail the coffin even tighter on the AC series coffin. Fortunately i was so wrong ! Assassin's Creed IV is great. Vastly improving on Assassin's Creed III in every possible way i can think of, it is definitely one of the better games of the year. You play as Edward Kenway, father to Haytham and grandfather to the miserable Conner from ACIII. Edward is very likeable from the get go, and immediately you feel a lot more interaction with him than you ever did with Conner. He is a lot like Ezio in ways, hes cocky, arrogant and has a somehow likeability factor to him. While the story is anything from spectacular, it's not that which makes it great. It's everything you can do outside of the story that really makes this game shine. A lot of the time i found myself wanting to go exploring the massive open sea for different locations to explore and treasure to plunder. Pretty much everything from previous AC games is back, and there is hours and hours of fun to be had here. Though at times when playing the game you do sit and think, how does this have anything to do with the assassin's, the game does tie it all in with the pirate setting unbelievably well. The gameplay is great, combat is just as exciting as ACIII and naval combat has been improved also, making it a lot more engaging. Stealth mechanics feel a lot more polished too, fair enough tailing somebody or eavesdropping a conversation still feels like a bit of a bore, but it doesn't feel quite as clumbsy as before. Presentation of this game iv'e got to say is superb, the open sea looks beautiful, and definitely contends with one of the best looking games of this generation. Iv'e yet to find a glitch in this game, which i know was a big problem with ACIII. Sound hits top marks also, the voice acting is great and appealing. It feels great to be sailing the open sea and your crew start singing sea shantys, really draws you into this world of pirates. Multiplayer is back and not much can be said really, it's the same as before. From comparing it to ACIII's online, i really couldn't tell the difference apart from a few nice customization tweaks and new abilities sets nothing has changed. Which isn't a bad thing, i like Assassin's Creed's online component. Overall this game is pretty damn good, a major improvement on Assassins Creed III. The game is engaging and at times very hard to put down as it gives you so much stuff to do, a lot of bang for your buck. If you miss how AC used to be then get this game ! If you liked ACIII and the others, then get this game ! Enough said !

100
Great pirate game!

Freqszi

This is the best pirate simulator ever, but in my opinion it's poor Assassins game. You can upgrade your ship, recruit the crew, sail around the seas, plunder ships, destroy the forts. You can feel like Jack Sparrow from Pirates of Carribean. Everything is great in this game, except of storyline. Plot about Assassins and Templars does not fit to Carribean outfit of this game. Throughout the game you get the feeling that the plot is out of mind. However poor storyline isn't spoiling the fun of this game. I checked every island on the map and I had great fun - it happen very seldom to me. If you want to be a pirate, buy this game!

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