My favorite aspect of the show is that you are not treated like a moron. Also, Vane is surprised to see a figure from his past. Plagada blood, sex and violence, 'Black Sails' follows the adventures of Captain Flint, the famous pirate from the novel deposited the treasure on his island. Silver sends Dobbs to the beach to kill Hornigold. 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. Max promises Bonny that Rackham will be freed once the gems are returned, but Rackham is jeopardized by an unexpected change of terms.
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. 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. Flint reunites with Silver and gets reintroduced to Israel Hands. Flint, still stuck in the bowels of the ship, sets his plan in motion to become captain in two days' time by offering advice to Dufresne on a certain route to navigate the galleon through. The slaves load him into a boat and make for the open ocean.
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. 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 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. You will have to suspend disbelief sometimes, for those of you that will hang your hat on some rather complicated sunglasses via episode 3 but that type of thing doesn't bother me. During the course of the series, 38 episodes of Black Sails aired over four seasons.
Also Gates is promoted from to captaining his own ship. 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. Order, at least at the surface, is restored in Nassau. Meanwhile, Silver and Max are forced to hide in the brothel when they put themselves in danger as and his new partners and are determined to get a hold of the missing page in the hunt for the ,. They reach the ship to find Flint's crew have regained leadership, but Flint orders Vane's crew to be released - realising pirates have to unite against the world. However, after he denies her, she turns to her father for help in persuading him despite betraying Mr. Meanwhile, Silver and Billy tackle a morale problem when they work together on the finding out the remaining mutineers.
Barlow and Bonny confesses to Max about her past with men. Rackham makes a career change for him and Vane when they become owners of the brothel. Threatened with extinction on all sides, they fight for the survival of New Providence Island, the most notorious criminal haven of its day — a debauched paradise teeming with pirates, prostitutes, thieves and fortune seekers, a place defined by both its enlightened ideals and its stunning brutality. Vane's men launch their attack on the city and Flint and Vane fight their way out, with Flint murdering Ashe en route. Flint reveals some things about Mr. Bonny begins to worry about the future, what it entails, and where her relationship with Max will go. Meanwhile Captain Flint faces a potential from his crew and must work to secure their support and recruits his first mate 's help to overthrow the mutineer's leader Singleton.
The alliance between Flint's crew and the maroons is strained after Billy and his men turn their back on them. In Nassau, a pardoned pirate captain is murdered by Billy, as there was no reaction on the message with the black spot. Max finds out about Featherstone and Idelle's involvement in the leaking of secrets to the pirates. Also, Eleanor is given an ultimatum by Max and has to decide on wealth or love. At the village, Flint tells Silver that the islanders will kill them because they can not risk their secret being revealed.
Scott passes from his injuries. The pirate and slave forces have been severely decimated as 121 of them are captured and numerous others are dead. Billy and Silver have words as they discuss the plans for Nassau going forward. Scott wants nothing to do with her partnership with Flint and becomes a part of Captain Hornigold's crew. Under cover of darkness, Mr. Also Eleanor Guthrie tries to keep order on the lawless island of New Providence conducting her father's business as the 's suspicions of the pirates grow stronger. The crew of Jack Rackham.
Falling into a trap, Flint must recover and lead his crew to a successful retreat. Hudson informs Governor Rogers that Eleanor was pregnant before she died. 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. Threatened with extinction on all sides, they fight for the survival of New Providence Island, the most notorious criminal haven of its day — a debauched paradise teeming with pirates, prostitutes, thieves and fortune seekers, a place defined by both its enlightened ideals and its stunning brutality. Meanwhile, Vane learns that Low's special cargo is Abigail Ashe, daughter of the Carolina's governor, and plots to ransom her off. After destroying a portion of the wall, Flint and Hornigold stage their crews on the beach, arming them to retake the fort. In the present, Ms Hamilton, now Ms Barlow, rides into town attempting to avert the bloodshed of the coming battle.
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. 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. Blackbeard begins a blockade of Nassau Harbour that Woodes Rogers devises a plan to counter. However, once she finds out Max is raped by his crew, she punishes Vane by giving them an ultimatum. 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.