Drake saves the life of a smokin' hot Spanish senorita when he sinks the ship on which she is sailing but then she begins formulating a plan to sink the Golden Hind.
Drake rushes to get supplies to an English colony in Virginia that is running out of time.
Drake foils a plot to trick Queen Elizabeth into signing the imprisoned Queen Mary's death warrant.
Drake must wait upon the Queen's alchemist to draw up a horoscope for the proper time before embarking upon a raid.
A greedy merchant finances an expedition by Drake to the Spanish Indies so that he can recover stashed gold.
When a Court favorite falls for a French countess he unwittingly puts Drake's life in jeopardy.
Queen Elizabeth insists that Drake take her young and inexperienced godson with him on a mission to Portugal.
A member of the Queen's privy council accuses Drake of cowardice after he fails to lift a Spanish siege on a Dutch fort.
Drake is sent to Spain as the Queen's representative to a wedding involving Spanish royalty only to discover that the bride doesn't want to go through with the nuptuals.
The inventor of a flame throwing weapon doesn't want his invention being used in warfare by the Spaniards have other ideas.
Drake pulls into a Spanish port for provisions and finds that the governor there is seeking revenge against him for the death of the governor's brother.
Drake takes the Golden Hind to the island of Tobago looking for supplies and discovers that the Spaniards are using the natives as slave labor.
Queen Elizabeth decides to conceal the true goals of an expedition from Drake in order to keep him from starting a war with Spain.
An English sailor sets out for the New World with the intent of proclaiming himself King of America. Things don't go exactly as planned.
Drake goes up against a female pirate while trying to capture a rebellious Irish earl.
Dutch freedom fighters enable Drake to win yet another victory over the Spaniards.
The Spanish use a lookalike pirate to discredit Francis Drake and the Golden Hind.
Drake's latest assignment: rescue a Portuguese hero being held by the Spanish in a supposedly impregnable fort.
A young actor warns Drake that a band of robbers are planning to steal the treasure he just brought to England on the Golden Hind.
Queen Elizabeth sends Drake on a delicate mission to Paris to find out why a young Frenchman, of whom she had become fond, has not returned to England.
Our hero's mission this time is to save the Duchess of Ravenstein from the clutches of the Spaniards.
Drake rescues four gypsies at sea only to have the crew of the Golden Hind come to believe that their new passengers are casting an evil influence upon the ship.
The Spanish come up with a scheme to keep Drake in England until one of their treasure ships from the New World arrives home safely in Seville.
A kinsman of the Queen gets kidnapped by Barbary pirates and it's Francis Drake to the rescue.
Drake pulls into Florida where he hears tell about a legendary Fountain of Youth.