Dobbs (Black Sails)

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Dobbs is a pirate on The Walrus in the West Indies.

During the events of Black Sails: Season 3 Episode 1 XIX. played by Richard Lothian

Captain Flint and his crew raid a town. Once Flint and his crew return, Billy Bones says the vanguard members did a good job, but Flint demands Dobbs be removed for losing his nerve.

During the events of Black Sails: Season 3 Episode 2 XX. played by Richard Lothian

Flint sees Captain Benjamin Hornigold turn back and orders the topgallants to be taken down. Billy asks Rogelio if the halyard is free and Murtaugh tells him that it is stuck. Murtaugh climbs to the top of the mast to cut the halyard and the ship is hit by a knockdown wave. Some of the men are knocked overboard and De Groot tells Flint that they must take the topgallant in. Flint cuts a rope and part of the mast breaks away and goes flying away with Murtaugh.

Flint tells Billy to have everyone go down below while Flint stays on deck to steer the ship. Later, De Groot tells Flint that the storm drove them into the Sargasso Sea. Billy tells Flint that they lost most of their fresh water and they have very little food. Flint asks how far the nearest coast is and John Silver tells him that they are three weeks from land.

During the events of Black Sails: Season 3 Episode 3 XXI. played by Richard Lothian

On day 18 on The Walrus, Palmer and Oates are accused of stealing rations. Silver holds a trial to figure out which one of them stole the rations. Oates insists he would never steal from the crew. Palmer says that during everything that has happened, he has never complained. Flint walks up and shoots Palmer in the head and then starts to reload his gun. Flint then shoots Oates in the head.

On day 21, Billy tells Flint that they spotted a whale carcass. De Groot says that whale's float after they rot, but Silver insists they go after it and tells Flint he is coming also. Silver and Flint bring a shark back to the ship and feed the crew with it. After the wind returns, the crew of The Walrus arrive at an island and go ashore.

During the events of Black Sails: Season 3 Episode 4 XXII. played by Richard Lothian

The pirates from The Walrus are gathering water and food on the island while also making camp. A group of Maroons capture the rest of The Walrus crew. As they are being brought to the Maroon camp, Silver's leg goes out from under him and Twitchy Pirate tries to escape. Flint and his crew are brought to a village where they meet The Maroon Queen who demands to know who their captain is. She asks Flint what his name is and then asks who their quartermaster is. Silver steps forward and The Maroon Queen asks him how they found the island and who else knew where they were. She asks him if he was in her position if he would take the word of a pirate and then has one of the crew taken away while the rest of them are placed inside a cage.

During the events of Black Sails: Season 3 Episode 5 XXIII. played by Richard Lothian

A group of maroons carry Mr. Scott ashore on a stretcher and Billy, who can't see who it is, asks Silver who is on the stretcher. Ben Gunn tells them that Mr. Scott is the king of the maroons. Later, Flint tells his crew about Mr. Scott's idea, but first he must convince The Maroon Queen to agree to the plan. He tells them that if he feels The Maroon Queen will not agree to the idea, then he will take The Maroon Queen hostage and force her to release his crew. Flint is brought before The Maroon Queen and afterwards, Billy and the rest of the crew are freed by Kofi.

During the events of Black Sails: Season 3 Episode 6 XXIV. played by Richard Lothian

Dobbs starts yelling at a Maroon when a piece of the mast almost falls on a crew member. Flint asks what is the matter and Dobbs tells him that the Maroon's lashing came undone even though he just showed him how to do it. Flint tells Dobbs that he instructed the Maroon wrong on how to tie the lashing and reminds him that they have to make the Maroons feel like they need Flint's crew. An island is spotted and De Groot hands Flint a spyglass and he looks out at Ocracoke Island.

Flint and his crew land on the beach and are greeted by Blackbeard. Later, Blackbeard challenges Flint to fight with pistols and then swords over who shall claim the fleet. Dooley and Ellers prepare Flint and Blackbeard's pistols. The Referee Pirate gives the rules of the engagement which includes no quarter given. In the first round, Flint manages to shoot Blackbeard in the temple, but Blackbeard manages to get up and attacks Flint with his sword. Blackbeard beats Flint in sword-fighting and as he is about to kill Flint, Vane steps in and forces Blackbeard back. Blackbeard then walks up to Flint and tells him take Vane with him and leave.

During the events of Black Sails: Season 3 Episode 7 XXV. played by Richard Lothian

De Groot tells Flint that Nassau has been spotted. Silver goes to a tavern with Billy, Dooley and Joji. Once they are back on the ship word spreads among the crew that Silver killed Dufresne.

During the events of Black Sails: Season 3 Episode 8 XXVI. played by Richard Lothian

Dooley tells Silver that he needs to speak with him and takes Silver to the cargo hold where Dobbs, Joji, and Wayne are standing over Chidi, who has been beaten up and has his hands tied. Dobbs says that in the Maroon camp they killed Parker, Louis, Graves, and Simon and Chidi was the one who chose them to be killed.

Dooley suggests they either kill Chidi or let him kill Dobbs, but Silver decides to tell Madi what has happened. Madi is brought to see Chidi and Silver tells her that Dobbs is the one responsible and he will be punished. Madi cuts Chidi loose and tells Silver that Chidi will tell the others that he offended Madi and was punished by Kofi. Later, while Dobbs is sleeping, he is beaten by Dooley and a few other pirates.

During the events of Black Sails: Season 3 Episode 9 XXVII. played by Richard Lothian

Leadsman calls out the surface depths to Dooley who then repeats it to De Groot. The Leadsman continues to yell out depths and De Groot tells Flint that both anchors are ready. Flint tells Mr. Williamson to hard to port and to drop the anchors and The Walrus turns to face the Royal Lion. When they get to shore, the crew of The Walrus and the Maroons unload the supplies.

During the events of Black Sails: Season 3 Episode 10 XXVIII. played by Richard Lothian

The British troops land on the island and the pirates and Maroons begin firing at them. Flint orders his men to concentrate their fire on the artillery mortars. The mortars start to fire on the island defenses and Dooley suggests they retreat, but Flint eventually tells his men to retreat.

Later, Dobbs approaches Hornigold and tells him that he was sent to kill him by Flint, but has chosen to surrender. Dobbs tells him that he is upset that his fellow pirates betrayed him and took the side of the Maroons when he was punished. Hornigold has Dobbs shoot Pirate Prisoner in the head to prove he is not lying, which Dobbs does and Hornigold sets him free.

They arrive at the Maroon camp and Hornigold tells Mr. Smalls to tell Major Rollins where they are located. Hornigold's men and the British troops start firing upon the Maroon camp. Hornigold looks at Dobbs, who is smiling at him and realizes he and Rollins have been led into a trap. The pirates and Maroons ambush Hornigold and Rollins' men and start to slaughter them. Dobbs walks towards Hornigold, who shoots and kills him.