Hello everyone!

Many of you have taken advantage of Ubisoft's Holiday Giveaway by downloading Assassin's Creed
VI: Black Flag for free! This offer will be available from December 11th2017 to December 18th 2017 on Uplay PC.

We're excited to share this with you, and we want you to have the best experience possible. Because of this, we'd like to draw your attention to this FAQ, giving you tips and to help troubleshoot any issues you may be having.

Gameplay Questions

Social Sharing

What is social sharing and how does this work?

Community Challenges
Community Challenges/Events are no longer available to players and the items remain locked. However, the items you would have received during these, don't count towards the progression stat in the game and you will be able to reach 100% completion.

Stuck in the Pause Menu
At the beginning of Sequence 3, the game keeps pausing and when I try to unpause it brings up the pause menu again. Why is this happening?

Ubisoft Club Rewards
Are there Ubisoft Club Rewards available?
Yes[SIZE=2] there are!

Pirates Companion App
Pirates, the Black Flag companion app, should be working on Android but is no longer updated on iOS. Please take a look here for more information.

Tips & Tricks

Multiplayer Secrets
Hunting & Crafting
Upgrading The Jackdaw
Exploring The Caribbean
Becoming The Richest Pirate

Technical Issues
How do I get my free copy of Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag?

System Requirements

Connection Issues

Limited Mode
It is possible that the servers are unavailable, this would automatically revert you to Limited mode. To see if the servers are back online simply select "Go Online", if this fails then you can check here to see news about the server status.
*Please note, you will not automatically be put back into Online mode, you will need to select "Go Online".*

AC 4: Black Flag .exe crash tips

If you experience an issue not listed here, please get in touch with our Support team directly.

We hope you enjoy Assassin’s Creed
VI: Black Flag and have a happy holiday!
AC Community Team