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Cannon Fodder in Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag (Xbox 360)

Cannon Fodder8 (5)

Recruit 500 crew members.

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Swinny Costello
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Swinny Costello
Achievement won on 10 Nov 13
TA Score for this game: 2,224
Posted on 10 November 13 at 09:43, Edited on 21 December 15 at 06:25
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After completing all other achievements, I only had about 40 left to recruit. I then loaded up Sequence 3 Memory 2 "Now Hiring" (the same one used for the Siren Song achievement) and just repeated this until I had enough.

I got approx. 20 new recruits doing this mission - the one big downside being an unskippable cut scene at the end of the memory.

While I am not certain if this is quicker than taking down Man o Wars or not, by this point of the game I was sick of boarding ships, so I preferred this method.

Updated thanks to STAMMxTHExMAN: To check your crew member progress, check the Statistics section of the Database.

Updated thanks to mike cupcake: "You don't need to watch any cutscenes, just restart the memory once you've done the first batch of rescues."
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