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Black Sails is an American television drama series created by Jon Steinberg and Robert Levine for Starz that debuted on January 25, 2014.[1] It was produced by Film Afrika Worldwide and Platinum Dunes. It was written as a prequel to Robert Louis Stevenson's novel Treasure Island. The series was renewed for a fourth season on July 31, 2015, approximately six months before the third season premiered.[2] On July 20, 2016, Starz announced that the series' fourth season would be its last; the season premiered on January 29, 2017 and concluded on April 2, 2017.[3][4] During the course of the series, 38 episodes of Black Sails aired over four seasons.

Series overviewEdit

SeasonEpisodesOriginally aired
First airedLast aired
18January 25, 2014 (2014-01-25)March 15, 2014 (2014-03-15)
210January 24, 2015 (2015-01-24)March 28, 2015 (2015-03-28)
310January 23, 2016 (2016-01-23)March 26, 2016 (2016-03-26)
410January 29, 2017 (2017-01-29)April 2, 2017 (2017-04-02)


Season 1 (2014)Edit

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TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateUS viewers
11"I."Neil MarshallJonathan E. Steinberg & Robert LevineJanuary 25, 2014 (2014-01-25)0.846[5]
John Silver joins Captain Flint's crew as the ship's new cook whilst holding a highly valuable page of the Captain's Log, which he takes from the ship's first cook who had stolen it from the captain. Meanwhile, Captain Flint faces a potential mutiny from his crew and must work to secure their support. The Captain recruits his first mate Billy Bones' help to overthrow the mutineer's leader, Singleton. Also, Eleanor Guthrie tries to keep order on the lawless island of New Providence conducting her father's business, as the Royal Navy's suspicions of the pirates grow stronger.
22"II."Sam MillerJonathan E. Steinberg & Robert LevineFebruary 1, 2014 (2014-02-01)0.840[6]
After Captain Flint reveals Singleton as the thief in front of his crew, he has Gates to convince Billy, who knows the truth about his captain that this is for the good of the ship. Meanwhile, Silver and Max are forced to hide in the brothel when they put themselves in danger as Captain Vane and his new partners, Jack Rackham and Anne Bonny, are determined to get a hold of the missing page in the hunt for the Spanish galleon, Urca de Lima. Also, Eleanor is given an ultimatum by Max and has to decide on wealth or love.
33"III."Neil MarshallJonathan E. Steinberg & Robert LevineFebruary 8, 2014 (2014-02-08)0.671[7]
Flint asks Gates to seek additional help from Captain Hornigold to borrow his ship, Royal Lion, in search of the Urca de Lima. Meanwhile, Silver and Billy tackle a morale problem when they work together on finding out the remaining mutineers. During a captain's meeting to strike a deal, Eleanor is impressed by Vane's voice of reason and calm demeanor, which leads to them having an intimate encounter. However, once she finds out Max is raped by his crew, she punishes Vane by giving them an ultimatum. Also, Gates is promoted from quartermaster to captaining his own ship.
44"IV."Sam MillerBrad Caleb KaneFebruary 15, 2014 (2014-02-15)0.672[8]
The Walrus suffers a disastrous undertaking when the crew takes on the mission of careening the ship's hull under the new quartermaster's orders. Meanwhile, Silver warns Flint about Billy's allegiance with Morley as the story of Mrs. Barlow comes to light. When Captain Bryson arrives in New Providence, Eleanor wants the cannon aboard his supply ship, Andromache for protection in the search for Urca de Lima. However, after he denies her, she turns to her father for help in persuading him despite betraying Mr. Scott's wishes. Also, Vane is surprised to see a figure from his past.
55"V."Marc MundenDoris EganFebruary 22, 2014 (2014-02-22)0.744[9]
Flint and his crew of the Walrus play a deadly game of naval warfare when they engage Captain Bryson and the Andromache on the open sea to gain precious cargo. Meanwhile, Richard forces his daughter's hand about his business when he makes an announcement to the locals about his assets being liquidated, causing a mob to riot against Eleanor who seeks help from Hornigold. Rackham makes a career change for him and Vane when they become owners of the brothel. Also, Billy questions Flint about Mrs. Barlow, and Bonny confesses to Max about her past with men.
66"VI."T.J. ScottHeather BellsonMarch 1, 2014 (2014-03-01)0.847[10]
Capturing the Andromache proves to be a costly endeavor when Flint loses a few of his crew to Bryson's men who are holed up in the hull. Meanwhile, Bonny decides to take a stand against Hamund and his men from harming Max. Eleanor gets a visit from an unlikely ally who needs her help and turns to Silver to form a plan. Billy reads a private letter from Mrs. Barlow asking for a pardon for Flint's murderous actions aboard the Maria Aleyne, and asks Gates to confront him before the men learn of his betrayal. Vane reaches his destination from his self-made voyage.
77"VII."Marc MundenMichael AngeliMarch 8, 2014 (2014-03-08)0.703[11]
Flint explains to Gates about Mrs. Barlow's letter after Billy's disappearance. Randell's accusation of Silver being a thief causes problems when he is put in a tight spot with Dufresne, the new quartermaster. Eleanor suffers a loss when Mr. Scott wants nothing to do with her partnership with Flint and becomes a part of Captain Hornigold's crew. When Rackham can't turn a profit, Max helps run his business at the brothel. In need of a new crew, Captain Vane makes a deal with the man from his past to borrow his men, but ends up fighting a battle to the death.
88"VIII."T.J. ScottJonathan E. Steinberg & Robert LevineMarch 15, 2014 (2014-03-15)0.762[12]
The hunt for the Urca de Lima begins when Silver divulges the schedule to Flint, taking them to the ship's location. Not satisfied with her share of the brothel’s profits, Mrs. Mapleton tries to blackmail Rackham that if he does not approve of the new profits sharing in the brothel, she will tell the locals what really happened to Mr. Noonan. Meanwhile, Vane makes his way back to New Providence with his new crew. Eleanor’s situation changes when a small band of men take over Hornigolds’s fort and start sinking supply ships in the bay. While managing the mutiny aboard the Walrus, Gates calls off the attack of the Ranger, putting his fate in Flint’s hands. The final scenes of the season show that the Walrus has beached itself upon the same isle as the Urca de Lima.

Season 2 (2015)Edit

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TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateUS viewers
91"IX."Steve BoyumJonathan E. Steinberg & Robert LevineJanuary 24, 2015 (2015-01-24)0.860[13]
The Walrus crew is stranded on the beach with an army of Spanish soldiers standing between them and the gold on Urca de Lima. When going before his former crew to face judgment for his crimes, Flint devises a plan for survival to sneak aboard the warship and take out the watchman. Thinking he means to escape, Silver volunteers to go on the mission. Meanwhile, Eleanor struggles to maintain her hold on Nassau as a new threat arrives; the murderous pirate Ned Low and his equally violent crew from his ship, Fancy. Also, Vane has a new position at the fort on New Providence, while Jack is reduced to being labeled a "crew-killer" and endures daily beatings.
102"X."Clark JohnsonMichael ChernuchinJanuary 31, 2015 (2015-01-31)0.746[14]
A member of the Walrus crew unexpectedly returns, but finds himself crudely tethered down on a beach. Flint, still stuck in the bowels of the ship, sets his plan in motion to become a captain in two days' time by offering advice to Dufresne on a certain route to navigate the galleon through. Meanwhile, Silver tries to make himself indispensable to his crewmates by reading them gossip that the quiet cook Randall witnesses daily aboard the ship. Meeks asks Eleanor to dispose of his captain, Ned Low since his unquenchable thirst for power is causing the crew to be reckless. After Jack learns about the intimate encounter between Max and Anne, he accepts it and later proposes his next money-making scheme with them.
113"XI."Stefan SchwartzBrad Caleb KaneFebruary 7, 2015 (2015-02-07)0.691[15]
When Flint returns to Nassau to retrieve the gold, he encounters a problem when he learns that Hornigold no longer commands the fort on the island, and anchors the Spanish warship in the bay directly in line with it. No longer a "crew-killer", Rackham's reputation is restored, but he is worried that Anne is taking advantage of by Max, driving a wedge between them. Later, Vane is confronted by Ned Low, who learns of his intimate relationship with Eleanor and threatens her well-being after being provoked. This causes Vane to take action and devises a plan to board Low's ship, kill him and steal his crew but discovers he is carrying precious "cargo" in the brig.
124"XII."Clark JohnsonStory by : Julie Siege
Teleplay by : Jonathan E. Steinberg & Dan Shotz
February 14, 2015 (2015-02-14)0.752[16]
Wanting to remove Vane from the fort, Flint sends a messenger to him issuing a warning. Eleanor tries to put an end to Flint's plan to demolish the fort, giving him an ultimatum; however, the final decision rests in his hands only. Meanwhile, Vane learns that Low's special cargo is Abigail Ashe, daughter of Carolina's governor, and plots to ransom her off. Rackham admires what Max can do with the help of one of her ladies in order to gain him a ship and crew, making him a captain again. Silver, insuring his portion of the gold, makes use of his time on the island by playing to the locals with gossip, but in doing so, he is reunited with an old crew member from the Walrus who is badly malnourished.
135"XIII."Alik SakharovAaron Helbing & Todd HelbingFebruary 21, 2015 (2015-02-21)0.750[17]
Flint begins the bombardment of Vane's fort in earnest. After destroying a portion of the wall, Flint and Hornigold stage their crews on the beach, arming them to retake the fort. During the bombardment, it is shown through a series of flashbacks that not only had Flint wholly committed himself to Hamilton's plan to retake Nassau and pardon the pirates but has also begun an affair with him. While seeking the support from his commander, Flint is confronted by him and Lord Hamilton, who strip Flint of rank and expel him from the Royal Navy while giving Flint and Mrs. Hamilton till nightfall to flee London, while Mr. Hamilton is committed to a mental hospital. In the present, Ms. Hamilton, now Ms. Barlow, rides into town attempting to avert the bloodshed of the coming battle. She finally gets him alone and tells him of Abigail Ashe, the daughter of a once-trusted friend, and that they should trade her for safety in the Colonies, thus gaining the support they need to finally make Mr. Hamilton's plan a reality. She leaves a copy of Marcus Aurelius with a dedication to Flint by Mr. Hamilton, then leaves him to his thoughts just as Vane bursts into the room with a dagger intent on killing him.
146"XIV."Michael NankinHeather BellsonFebruary 28, 2015 (2015-02-28)0.778[18]
To spare Flint exposure to his crew, Billy Bones decides to remain silent and not go ahead with his plans for revenge. However, he later states that he was captured and tortured by the British navy, with the option to denounce Flint for a pardon and a cahoot. Flint contracts his promise to capture the fort and kill Vane, and his promise to raid the Spanish gold so that he can regain a legitimate reputation by following the plan by Eleanor and Miranda to return the daughter of the Carolina governor. Jack Rackham finally takes on his maiden voyage as a captain, but it takes a turn for the worse when his ship is boarded by rival pirates, who have a stronger crew and heavier weaponry. They give Rackham the option of a sharing term, and given the pitiful nature of it, Rackham decides to risk a confrontation with the rival captain.
157"XV."Alik SakharovLisa Schultz BoydMarch 7, 2015 (2015-03-07)0.632[19]
The pirates prepare to take a vote on whether Flint or Hornigold should become captain, causing Flint's plans to take a halt. Billy secretly meets with Dufresne and declares his plan to gather at least ten men that oppose flint, to capture him and surrender him to the British, so that they may all receive full pardons for their piracy. Two scouts tasked with watching the Urca gold return to report that the Spanish crew died from a tropical disease, leaving the gold unprotected. John, intercepting them, convinces them to tell Flint that the gold is now gone so that John can organize through Max a secret expedition to gather it without any issues or opposition. Eleanor betrays Vane by releasing Abigail to help along with the plan for pardons by Flint and Miranda.
168"XVI."Steve BoyumStory by : Marc Berzenski & Maria Melnik
Teleplay by : Jonathan E. Steinberg & Robert Levine
March 14, 2015 (2015-03-14)0.743[20]
Billy's trap to eliminate the traitors of the pirate crew succeeds, and Flint ends up winning against Hornigold in the election for the captain. After the election and its results against him, Hornigold departs from Nassau. Flint also leaves Nassau, but instead sails to Carolina to meet with the governor there in regards to his daughter; Carolina is a place where pirates are believed to be most evil and the attitude towards them is extremely hostile. John Silver discusses the plan for the retrieval of the unguarded Spanish gold with Jack Rackham and his crew. Mrs. Mapleton reveals to Eleanor of the plan to retrieve the gold, on which they both agree that the plan goes against the free dream that they share for Nassau, to transform the pirate town into a legitimate location.
179"XVII."Lukas EttlinStory by : Dan Shotz
Teleplay by : Brad Caleb Kane
March 21, 2015 (2015-03-21)0.653[21]
While Flint's ship waits in the Charles Town harbor, Vane overtakes the ship. However, Billy remains faithful to Flint's cause, and Silver remains on board, hiding with a few of the survivors. In Nassau, the remaining traitors that were not captured join forces to capture Eleanor, and deliver her to the British navy as a pirate hostage, to receive their ten full pardons for their actions as pirates. Flint prepares to accept the conditions of Peter Ashe, the Carolina governor, to expose his whole story from London and allowing an inspection of the pirate port of Nassau, but Miranda comes to the realization that it was Peter who betrayed them so many years go. She retracts her deal with the governor and demands that Peter be hanged for his betrayal, causing Peter's guards to capture Flint and kill her. Flint's execution is later announced. Upon hearing the news of Flint's upcoming execution, Vane believes that this would destroy the reputation of Nassau, and suggests an alliance with Billy to save Flint from being killed.
1810"XVIII."Steve BoyumJonathan E. Steinberg & Robert LevineMarch 28, 2015 (2015-03-28)0.668[22]
In Charles Town, the day of Captain Flint's trial comes. Lord Ashe offers him a chance to avoid humiliation, but Flint declines, still bitter at Ashe for Mrs. Barlow's death. However, help for Flint arrives in the unlikeliest form: Charles Vane. Vane's men launch their attack on the city and Flint and Vane fight their way out, with Flint murdering Ashe en route. They reach the ship to find Flint's crew have regained leadership, but Flint orders Vane's crew to be released - realizing pirates have to unite against the world. Silver, after being tortured, is forced to have his leg cut off. When he finally awakens, he reveals the spy they hired to watch the Spanish soldiers sold the location to Jack, but he leaves out his own part in the exchange. The ending scene pictures Max celebrating Jack's successful attempt to bring the treasure back to Nassau.

Season 3 (2016)Edit

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TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateUS viewers
191"XIX."Alik SakharovJonathan E. Steinberg & Robert LevineJanuary 23, 2016 (2016-01-23)0.843[23]
A formidable new character, planning a return to Nassau, is introduced. Flint and his crew wage war against anyone who has taken a stance against piracy, and John Silver thinks this is becoming dangerous and reckless. Max has Anne persuade Jack to start repairs on New Providence Island's fort, which is still in ruins after the events of Season 2. Jack has sent Vane to take a ship, claiming there is much needed timber aboard, but finds slaves instead and angrily confronts Jack, who convinces Vane that slave labor is the only way to fix the fort. Back in England, Eleanor is offered a deal in exchange for her life and a new British threat emerges. Flint and the Walrus come across Hornigold and his crew and are forced to make a difficult decision.
202"XX."Lukas EttlinJonathan E. Steinberg & Brad Caleb KaneJanuary 30, 2016 (2016-01-30)0.759[24]
The crew of the Walrus are forced to brace themselves against the elements. Blackbeard disagrees with Rackham's plans for defending a united Nassau, and Rackham acquiesces to Max's contingency plan to exchange the gold for jewels and gems. Woodes Rogers and Eleanor begin to draft the terms that their partnership will be based upon. Bonny begins to worry about the future, what it entails, and where her relationship with Max will go.
213"XXI."Stefan SchwartzJonathan E. Steinberg & Dan ShotzFebruary 6, 2016 (2016-02-06)0.501[25]
While becalmed at sea, tensions between Flint and Silver begin to rise, and Silver finds himself pushed to his limit by Flint. Max and Anne learn of news of Rogers' planned invasion. While the port of Nassau begins to prepare to defend itself against an invasion, Rackham takes the lead of the force, but Vane makes a difficult decision in order to enlist the help of Teach and ward off Nassau's defeat. Hornigold arrives on the beach offering blanket pardons from Rogers, which quells any resistance on the beach, and a bounty on Vane.
224"XXII."Steve BoyumJonathan E. Steinberg & Lisa Schultz BoydFebruary 13, 2016 (2016-02-13)0.640[26]
Flint and his crew are captured by islanders, marched to a hidden village and imprisoned; Flint identifies their captors as escaped slaves. Rogers tells Eleanor he wants her as his counselor during his move onto Nassau. Jack blows up the fort so that Vane can escape to Teach's ship; on the ship, Teach shows Vane that Eleanor is aboard a British vessel, and later wonders where his loyalties lie. Rogers and his men believe they have trapped the remaining pirates until a single ship begins moving across the bay; when it is closer to the British fleet, Vane lights the ship on fire and jumps overboard. At the village, Flint tells Silver that the islanders will kill them because they can not risk their secret being revealed. Under cover of darkness, Mr. Scott approaches the slaves who escaped from the fort, but is challenged by two British sailors and injured by the exchange of gunfire. The slaves load him into a boat and make for the open ocean.
235"XXIII."Alik SakharovJonathan E. Steinberg & Robert LevineFebruary 20, 2016 (2016-02-20)0.679[27]
As they begin to face certain death in captivity, Flint is spurred into action by Silver to save themselves by appealing to the queen, who is revealed to be the secret wife of Mr. Scott. Blackbeard helps Vane with his issues and tries to show him a better path forward without Nassau; Vane comes upon some valuable intelligence from a captured Spanish ship. Max takes issues into her own hands to make her own way forward, but her surrender of her gems lead to the reveal of a new threat from Spain for Eleanor and Woodes Rogers, putting their plans on hold. Rackham, unaware of Rogers' knowledge of the gems, leaves the remaining gems with Anne, and returns to Nassau to secure a pardon for himself.
246"XXIV."Lukas EttlinDan ShotzFebruary 27, 2016 (2016-02-27)0.603[28]
Flint decides to step forward to challenge Blackbeard, to determine the fate and the future of piracy. Woodes Rogers moves forward and arrests Rackham, trying to convince him to surrender the gems for the sake of Nassau. However, Rackham is motivated after finding a new purpose and reason to go forward, as the person responsible for ushering in a second pirate republic by betraying Rogers. Madi Scotts, the daughter of Maroons Queen and Mr. Scott, helps Silver as he's being held captive.
257"XXV."Rob BaileyMarc Berzenski & Josh RothenbergerMarch 5, 2016 (2016-03-05)0.658[29]
Finally, Flint and Silver make their way to return to Nassau, and upon their arrival, they find that a legend has been created. Max promises Bonny that Rackham will be freed once the gems are returned, but Rackham is jeopardized by an unexpected change of terms. Meanwhile, Vane continues with his mission to retrieve the gems, and it begins to evolve as he discovers the plan to betray Bonny. Eleanor begins an intimate relationship with Rogers, confiding in him her desire to truly change.
268"XXVI."Stefan SchwartzEvan BleiweissMarch 12, 2016 (2016-03-12)0.677[30]
While relocating Rackham, Rogers finds himself under attack. Meanwhile, on the Walrus, violence erupts between the crew members of the ship over the alliance, and Silver and Madi find themselves in a situation that puts them to a test. Billy finds a new role for himself by remaining on the island, that may benefit both the upcoming battle and himself.
279"XXVII."Steve BoyumStory by : Brad Caleb Kane & Tyler Van Patten
Teleplay by : Brad Caleb Kane
March 19, 2016 (2016-03-19)0.608[31]
Eleanor visits Vane in prison and redoubles her commitment to his execution. Later, she visits Rogers, who has fallen ill with fever and is bedridden; Rogers grants her emergency power to govern New Providence Island until he recovers. On the Walrus, Flint and Silver attempt a risky maneuver to shake Captain Hornigold's pursuit, while on the island, Billy plots a way to buy time before Vane's execution. Rogers becomes unresponsive; Eleanor orders an expedited trial to execute Vane the next day. Flint and Silver discuss leadership styles while Mr. Scott passes from his injuries. Billy prepares to rescue Vane, but things don't go according to plan. Flint and Rackham plan how to best defend themselves with the marooned slaves, while Eleanor plans the British offensive with help from the plantation owners. Teach is informed of the outcome of Vane's execution.
2810"XXVIII."Alik SakharovJonathan E. Steinberg & Robert LevineMarch 26, 2016 (2016-03-26)0.644[32]
As Flint buries the treasure, he is questioned by Silver about his true reasons for the war against the British and the tactics for the upcoming battle on the island. On the day of the attack, the British and Hornigold manage to take the beach with superior firepower, forcing Flint and his men to retreat. Meanwhile, Rackham and Bonny unite with the fleet of Blackbeard, who seeks revenge for the death of Charles Vane. In Nassau, Eleanor is confronted by an anonymous message, which demands the removal of the remains of Charles Vane and the gibbet from the market square. Rogers recovers and reassures Eleanor of his support in overcoming her enemies. Silver sends Dobbs to the beach to kill Hornigold. Hornigold shoots Dobbs and is eventually killed by Flint. In Nassau, a pardoned pirate captain is murdered by Billy, as there was no reaction on the message with the black spot. With the help of Bonny and Rackham, Blackbeard's fleet manages to force the British fleet to retreat. In Nassau, Billy creates the claim of responsibility for the murder and a warning, using the name "Long John Silver".

Season 4 (2017)Edit

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TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateUS viewers
291"XXIX."Lukas EttlinJonathan E. Steinberg & Robert LevineJanuary 29, 2017 (2017-01-29)0.738[33]
The war for Nassau is well under way, as Flint and Blackbeard's crews set to make landfall. The fort appears lightly armed but landfall still isn't as easy as they anticipated. Falling into a trap, Flint must recover and lead his crew to a successful retreat. Woodes Rogers and Eleanor Guthrie have married, but his divorce from his ex-wife is not without consequence. The pirate and slave forces have been severely decimated as 121 of them are captured and numerous others are dead.
302"XXX."Alik SakharovJonathan E. Steinberg & Dan ShotzFebruary 5, 2017 (2017-02-05)0.340[34]
Long John Silver is captured by a former crewman of Blackbeard and tries to talk his way into freedom. Max finds out about Featherstone and Idelle's involvement in the leaking of secrets to the pirates. Blackbeard begins a blockade of Nassau Harbour that Woodes Rogers devises a plan to counter. The remainder of Flint's crew and Billy's men raid a plantation of New Providence to gather supplies and more men for the war.
313"XXXI."Roel ReinéJonathan E. Steinberg & Brad Caleb KaneFebruary 12, 2017 (2017-02-12)0.503[35]
Rogers sets off for Port Royal in order to distract Blackbeard's blockade and allow Eleanor to seek aid from her grandfather in Philadelphia. The alliance between Flint's crew and the maroons is strained after Billy and his men turn their back on them. Flint reunites with Silver and gets reintroduced to Israel Hands. Blackbeard catches up to Rogers' ship and a battle ensues. Flint and his men begin an attack on Nassau.
324"XXXII."Marc JobstPeter Ocko & Michael Russell GunnFebruary 19, 2017 (2017-02-19)0.483[36]
The pirates have taken over Nassau as news of Captain Berringer's death reaches Rogers who is en route back to Nassau. 42 captives from Teach's crew are being transported to Port Royal, but have plans of taking control over the ship. Billy and Silver have words as they discuss the plans for Nassau going forward. Madi tries to talk the former slaves of the Uphill plantation into joining the pirates, but they have reason to worry as a new threat to their success is born.
335"XXXIII."Alik SakharovJonathan E. Steinberg & Dan ShotzFebruary 26, 2017 (2017-02-26)0.448[37]
Eleanor and Flint strike a deal as Governor Rogers attempts to enter Nassau Harbour. Madi and Silver fight about what the deal between Eleanor and Flint means for the future of Nassau. Flint reveals some things about Mr. Scott to Eleanor that cause her discomfort. Rogers reverses course and sails towards Havana to seek aid from Spain. Jack with the escaped prisoners arrives in Nassau and tells Flint of his run in with Rogers.
346"XXXIV."Steve BoyumJonathan E. Steinberg & Robert LevineMarch 5, 2017 (2017-03-05)0.448[38]
A dozen Spanish ships appear over the horizon heading into Nassau Harbour. Some pirates make escape on the Walrus. Silver tries to convince freed slave leader Julius to join forces and fight the Spanish together. Flint, Madi and Eleanor make refuge outside of Nassau as the Spanish troops invade. Survivors seek escape via the Walrus and the Rogers' captured ship. The pirates plan their next move in the fight for Nassau.
357"XXXV."Lukas EttlinRobert Levine & Brad Caleb KaneMarch 12, 2017 (2017-03-12)0.505[39]
Freed slaves from all over New Providence gather at the hidden village of the Maroons, as they plan how to take control of Nassau. Mrs. Hudson informs Governor Rogers that Eleanor was pregnant before she died. Jack and crew head to Philadelphia to enlist the help of Eleanor's grandfather, who doesn't react to their news as anticipated. Billy tries to get Rogers to split up Flint and Silver in order to for him to expel the pirates. Rogers talks to Madi, who is apparently not dead.
368"XXXVI."Uta BriesewitzStory by : Jenniffer Castillo & Jillian Molin
Teleplay by : Tyler Van Patten
March 19, 2017 (2017-03-19)0.473[40]
Jack and Max get ready to depart Philadelphia and return to Nassau. Jack contemplates going through with a costly plan that is the only way he believes Nassau will become economic again. Flint and Silver also return to Nassau to retrieve Madi, but argue about which of their plans is the best. Woodes Rogers, puts his own plan into action as they come for Madi. Max speaks to Eleanor's grandmother Marion Guthrie about Mrs. Guthrie's plan for Nassau.
379"XXXVII."Steve BoyumJonathan E. Steinberg & Dan ShotzMarch 26, 2017 (2017-03-26)0.501[41]
Flint and Silver's crew follows Roger's ship to Skeleton Island. On Skeleton Island, Flint and Dooley set off to hide the treasure, while Silver sends 6 men after them. A flashback is intermittent where Flint teaches Silver how to sword-fight. Rogers tries to convince Madi to accept his treaty. Jack and his crew also set sail for Skeleton Island. Flint and Silver's ship catches fire.
3810"XXXVIII."Jonathan E. SteinbergJonathan E. Steinberg & Robert LevineApril 2, 2017 (2017-04-02)0.568[42]
Jack and his crew arrive at Skeleton Island and attempt to rescue any survivors in the aftermath of the ambush of Flint and Silver's crew by Rogers. They sail behind Rogers and the Eurydice to engage them again in one final battle. The Eurydice has been seized and Flint and Silver go back to Skeleton Island to retrieve the treasure. Jack returns to Philadelphia to talk to Marion Guthrie about her buying out Woodes Rogers' debts. Flint chooses to go to Savannah. Order, at least at the surface, is restored in Nassau.


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