It is 1715. Pirates rule the Caribbean and have established a lawless pirate republic. 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. His exploits earn the respect of pirate legends like Blackbeard, but draw him into an ancient war that may destroy everything the pirates have built. Discover the 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. 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. Attack and seamlessly board massive galleons, recruit sailors to join your crew and embark on an epic and infamous adventure.