Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag achievement guide & roadmap



No missable achievements (plus 60 unknown)

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Heroes Aren't Born

Complete memory sequence 1.

Good While It Lasted

Complete memory sequence 2.

A Pirate's Life For Me

Complete memory sequence 3.

Routine Hacking

Complete present day mission 2.

All Aboard!

Board a ship without losing any crew members.

Employee Of The Month

Complete 25 Abstergo challenges.

No Apologies

Complete memory sequence 4.

Death Of A Salesman

Complete memory sequence 5.

Business And Pleasure

Earn 50,000 reales.


Swim a total of 1 nmi.


Find a buried treasure.

Silence, Fool!

Kill a guard ringing a bell.

Mixing Up The Medicines

Complete memory sequence 6.


Complete every activity in a single location.

Getting Weird Around Here

Complete present day mission 3.

The Hammer Falls

Complete memory sequence 7.


Complete memory sequence 8.

A New Hope

Complete memory sequence 9.

Thug Life

Plunder 30 ships.

My Elusive Fortune

Complete memory sequence 10.

Help A Brother Out

Complete a Templar Hunt sequence.

Bunker Buddies

Complete present day mission 4.

Been Down So Long…

Complete memory sequence 11.

Killer Killer

Harpoon a killer whale.

Just Like Starting Over

Complete memory sequence 12.

It's All Good

Complete present day mission 5.

Saw That One Coming…

Complete memory sequence 13.

Wild West Indies

Kill 4 enemies in a row using multi-pistols.

Sharing Is Caring

Share each type of discovery with friends once.

King Of The Castle

Capture all forts.

Cannon Fodder

Recruit 500 crew members.

Vault Raider

Unlock the secret door in Tulum.

Roped In

Perform 5 air assassinations from a swinging rope.


Fully upgrade your hideout.

Seven Deadly Seas

Explore all underwater shipwrecks.

Ghost In The Machine

Hack 15 computers in Abstergo Entertainment.

Sea Legs

Complete all naval contracts.

Redingote Up!

Craft the Hunter outfit.


Wake up in a haystack.


Unlock all taverns.


Visit every location of the game.

Personal bag of tricks

Finish a game session with an ability set that you customized in Multiplayer.


Fully upgrade the Jackdaw.

Devil Of The Caribbean

Defeat all 4 legendary ships.

Liberation Day

Freed your first slave.

Siren Song

Rescue pirate hostages by distracting enemies with "dancers."

His Word Was “Perhaps”

Freedom Cry - Completed all missions


Killed 5 guards at once with a blunderbuss.

Seeds of independence

Liberated 500 slaves.

By The Book

Complete 100% of all main mission constraints.

Lab Technician

Play and complete a game session of Game Lab in the Multiplayer Public playlist.

Master of the Caribbean

Complete the Discovery Mode of Wolfpack in Multiplayer.

His Own Medicine

Gave the Gouverneur a taste of his own medicine.

His Full Attention

Freedom Cry - Achieved 100% synchronization.

Committed to the Cause

Reach level 55 in Multiplayer.

All rounder

Play on every game mode, and use every ability and ranged weapon once in Multiplayer.

Elevator to the Gallows

Kill a player using a lift that has been trapped with Booby Trap.

From Queen Anne's Revenge

Playing as Blackbeard, perform an acrobatic kill and a pistol kill in less than 10 seconds.

Sacred Land

Playing as The Jaguar, be the highest scoring player of a Domination game session.

Preemptive Strike

Playing as The Orchid, block 10 abilities from opponents with Sabotage.