Edward Teach became known as Blackbeard, a very famous pirate. His ship, “The Queen Anne’s Revenge”, originally called the “Concorde”, was a French ship Blackbeard had captured and kept for his own. He usually ambushed his victims at dawn or dusk when it was hard to see. His most active years were between 1716 and 1718. He became a pirate captain of his own ship during those years and with a crew of up to 250 pirates. His goal was to become the most feared, cruel and horrid pirate ever. Today he is one of the best known pirates. Come along and join Blackbeard’s crew to sail and pillage the high seas.