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Gameplay Controls

Sid Meier's Pirates!
GamePlay: Press the Back Button in any mode for Controls Help.

MENU CONTROLS
Directional Pad Change Highlighted Menu Item
Left Thumbstick Change Highlighted Menu Item
A Button Select
B Button Back
Left Trigger Cycle Between Status Screens
Right Trigger Cycle Between Status Screens

SAILING CONTROLS
Left Thumbstick Steer Ship
Right Thumbstick Camera Control. Click In to Change View.
A Button Bombard Nearest City
B Button Cancel
X Button Enter Attack Mode
Y Button Cycle Flagship
White Button Toggle Sails
Black Button Toggle Map Overlay
Left Trigger Cycle Between Ship Targets (Attack Mode)
Right Trigger Cycle Between Ship Targets (Attack Mode)
Start Pause. Status Screen.
Back Controls Help

SEA BATTLE CONTROLS
Directional Pad Left/Right = Cycle Shot Type
Left Thumbstick Steer Ship
A Button Fire Cannons
White Button Toggle Sails
Start Pause. Status Screen.
Back Controls Help

FENCING CONTROLS
A Button Thrust Attack
B Button Parry (Block)
X Button Taunt Opponent
Start Pause. Status Screen.
Back Controls Help
Combo #1 Up + A = Overhead Chop Attack
Combo #2 Down + A = Low Slash Attack
Combo #3 Up + B = Jump
Combo #4 Down + B = Duck

LAND BATTLE CONTROLS
Directional Pad Move Camera
Right Thumbstick Change Unit Facing
B Button Skip Active Unit's Turn
X Button Ranged Attack
White Button Toggle Grid On/Off
Left Trigger Cycle Through Ranged Targets
Right Trigger Cycle Through Ranged Targets
Start Pause. Status Screen.
Back Controls Help
Combo #1 Left Thumbstick + A = Move Units/Attack

SNEAKING ABOUT TOWN CONTROLS
Left Thumbstick Move Character
Right Thumbstick Turn
A Button Overpower Guard (When Struggling)
Right Trigger Run (Hold With Direction)
Start Pause. Status Screen.
Back Controls Help

DANCING WITH THE GOVERNOR'S DAUGHTER CONTROLS
A Button Step Backward
B Button Step Right
X Button Step Left
Y Button Step Forward
Start Pause. Status Screen.
Back Controls Help

MULTIPLAYER SHIP BATTLES CONTROLS
Left Thumbstick Steer Ship
B Button Use Attack Powerup
X Button Use Defense Powerup
Y Button Use Speed Powerup
White Button Toggle Sails
Left Trigger Fire Port Cannons
Right Trigger Fire Starboard Cannons
Start Pause. Menu.
Back Controls Help