Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag

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Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag is an action-adventure video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft.wikipedia
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Assassin's Creed III

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Its historical timeframe precedes that of Assassin's Creed III (2012), though its modern-day sequences succeed IIIs own.
Its sequel, Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, was released in October 2013, and follows Ratonhnhaké:ton's grandfather – Edward Kenway – a pirate and Assassin operating in the Caribbean during the Golden Age of Piracy.

Spike Video Game Awards

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The game received several awards and nominations, including winning the Spike VGX 2013 award for Best Action Adventure Game.

Assassin's Creed

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It is the sixth major installment in the Assassin's Creed series.
Assassin's Creed: Awakening was an adaptation of Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag in 2013.

Assassin's Creed Unity

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It was followed by Assassin's Creed Unity and Assassin's Creed Rogue in November 2014, which were set during the French Revolution and Seven Years' War, respectively.
It is the eighth major installment in the Assassin's Creed series, and the successor to 2013's Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag.

Assassin's Creed Rogue

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It was followed by Assassin's Creed Unity and Assassin's Creed Rogue in November 2014, which were set during the French Revolution and Seven Years' War, respectively.
It is the seventh major installment in the Assassin's Creed series, and acts as a sequel to 2013's Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag and a prequel to 2012's Assassin's Creed III with its final mission being the prologue to 2014's Assassin's Creed Unity.

Matt Ryan (actor)

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The main character of the game is Edward Kenway (Matt Ryan), a Welsh privateer-turned-pirate and eventual member of the Assassin Order.
He is known for voicing Edward Kenway in the Ubisoft video game Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, and portraying John Constantine in NBC's Constantine and The CW's Arrowverse, as well as voicing the character in the 2017 film Justice League Dark and its CW Seed spin-off web series Constantine: City of Demons.

Ubisoft Montreal

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Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag is an action-adventure video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft.

Omar Fadel

Additional compositions and arrangements were provided by Sarah Schachner, Omar Fadel, Steve Davis, Mike Kramer, Jeremy Lamb, Matthew Llewellyn, and Robert Lydecker.
Omar’s work can be heard in numerous films, television shows and video games, namely the global game franchise Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, The Dictator, and the Oscar nominated film, Day One.

Xbox One

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Black Flag was first released for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and Wii U in October 2013 and a month later for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Microsoft Windows.
512 GB Assassin's Creed bundles were released in November 2014, which shipped with coupons for digital copies of both Assassin's Creed Unity and Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag. This bundle was available with and without Kinect, with the Kinect version also including a coupon for a digital copy of Dance Central Spotlight.

PlayStation 4

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Black Flag was first released for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and Wii U in October 2013 and a month later for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Microsoft Windows.
Kirk Hamilton of Kotaku reported on the differences in early games such as Call of Duty: Ghosts and Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag which ran at 1080p on the PS4, but in 720p and 900p, respectively, on the Xbox One.

Mark Bonnar

Real-life individuals that are encountered include the pirates Edward "Blackbeard" Thatch (voiced by Mark Bonnar), Benjamin Hornigold, Mary Read, Stede Bonnet, Anne Bonny, Calico Jack, and Charles Vane (Ralph Ineson).
Bonnar provides the voice and motion capture of Edward "Blackbeard" Thatch in the 2013 video game Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag.

Ralph Ineson

Real-life individuals that are encountered include the pirates Edward "Blackbeard" Thatch (voiced by Mark Bonnar), Benjamin Hornigold, Mary Read, Stede Bonnet, Anne Bonny, Calico Jack, and Charles Vane (Ralph Ineson).
In video games, Ineson returned to voice Amycus Carrow in the video game adaptation of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2, and gave his voice and likeness for the infamous pirate Charles Vane in Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag.

Nassau, Bahamas

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The game's setting spans the West Indies with the three main cities of Havana, Nassau, and Kingston, along with numerous islands, sunken ships, and forts.
Nassau was featured as a primary location in the 2013 video game Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag (2013).

Mary Read

Real-life individuals that are encountered include the pirates Edward "Blackbeard" Thatch (voiced by Mark Bonnar), Benjamin Hornigold, Mary Read, Stede Bonnet, Anne Bonny, Calico Jack, and Charles Vane (Ralph Ineson).
A fictionalized version of Mary Read appears in the 2013 video game Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag and is voiced by Olivia Morgan. She poses as James Kidd, the illegitimate son of Captain William Kidd, and is a member of the Assassin Order.

Brig

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For the first time in the series, naval exploration is a major part of an Assassin's Creed game, where Edward Kenway captains the Jackdaw, a brig he captures from a Spanish fleet.
Jackdaw in the game Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag.

Anne Bonny

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Real-life individuals that are encountered include the pirates Edward "Blackbeard" Thatch (voiced by Mark Bonnar), Benjamin Hornigold, Mary Read, Stede Bonnet, Anne Bonny, Calico Jack, and Charles Vane (Ralph Ineson).
Bonny is a non playable character in Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag and is voiced by Sarah Greene.

Republic of Pirates

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The attempted establishment of a Republic of Pirates utopia (free from either British or Spanish rule) is a significant plot element.
In Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, Edward Kenway helped seize control of Nassau and establish a pirate republic with other major pirates of the Golden Age of Piracy.

Assassin's Creed III: Liberation

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Ubisoft partnered with Sony to bring exclusive content to the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 versions of the game, which will feature the protagonist of Assassin's Creed III: Liberation, Aveline de Grandpré, in three missions.
It was later packed as part of "Assassin's Creed The Americas Collection" for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, along with Assassin's Creed III and Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag.

Havana

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The game's setting spans the West Indies with the three main cities of Havana, Nassau, and Kingston, along with numerous islands, sunken ships, and forts.
Havana is a primary location and the first city able to be visited in the 2013 video game Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag.

Benjamin Hornigold

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Real-life individuals that are encountered include the pirates Edward "Blackbeard" Thatch (voiced by Mark Bonnar), Benjamin Hornigold, Mary Read, Stede Bonnet, Anne Bonny, Calico Jack, and Charles Vane (Ralph Ineson).
Hornigold appears as a non-player character in the 2013 video game Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, voiced by Ed Stoppard.

Calico Jack

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Real-life individuals that are encountered include the pirates Edward "Blackbeard" Thatch (voiced by Mark Bonnar), Benjamin Hornigold, Mary Read, Stede Bonnet, Anne Bonny, Calico Jack, and Charles Vane (Ralph Ineson).
Jack also features in the Ubisoft game Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, his behavior and character are mostly resembling Captain Jack Sparrow from the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise.

Charles Vane

Real-life individuals that are encountered include the pirates Edward "Blackbeard" Thatch (voiced by Mark Bonnar), Benjamin Hornigold, Mary Read, Stede Bonnet, Anne Bonny, Calico Jack, and Charles Vane (Ralph Ineson).
Vane also appears as a secondary character in the 2013 video game Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, in which he was voiced by Ralph Ineson.

List of Assassin's Creed characters

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Ubisoft partnered with Sony to bring exclusive content to the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 versions of the game, which will feature the protagonist of Assassin's Creed III: Liberation, Aveline de Grandpré, in three missions. The main story is set in the 18th century Caribbean during the Golden Age of Piracy, and follows notorious Welsh pirate Edward Kenway, grandfather and father of Assassin's Creed III protagonist Ratonhnhaké:ton and antagonist Haytham Kenway, respectively, who stumbles upon the Assassin/Templar conflict.
She is an ancestor to "Subject 1". She appears in Assassin's Creed III: Liberation, Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag and Assassin's Creed: Initiates.

National Academy of Video Game Trade Reviewers

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