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Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag elite ship upgrades guide

If you want to take on Assassin's Creed 4 (opens in new tab)‘s legendary ships or just make pirating easier in general then here’s a complete guide to finding all the Jackdaw’s elite upgrade designs. These are the top tier cannons, storage, armour and so on, making a life on the ocean wave much easier.

Head over to page two to get started!

For more high seas help, check out our other Black Flag guides:

How to beat legendary ships in Assassin's Creed 4 (opens in new tab)
How to upgrade the Jackdaw quickly in Assassin's Creed 4 (opens in new tab)
Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag Mayan stela locations guide (opens in new tab)
Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag Templar key locations guide (opens in new tab)
Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag buried treasure guide (opens in new tab)

Leon Hurley
Leon Hurley

I'm currently GamesRadar's Senior Guides Co-ordinator, which means I've had a hand in producing or writing all of the guide and tips content on the site. I also write reviews, previews and features, and do video. Previously I worked for Kotaku, and the Official PlayStation Magazine and website. I'm a big fan of open world games, horror, and narrative adventures. 

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