Assassin’s Creed’s Latest Viking-Sized Leak Deserves Attention

A new leak allegedly reveals the achievements list for the next unannounced Assassin’s Creed game. The list alludes heavily to Norse history and mythology. Ubisoft is likely to reveal the game at this year’s digital E3 replacement event. A new leak claims to lay bare the achievements for Ubisoft’s next Viking-themed Assassin’s Creed game. As these leaks so often do, this one surfaced on Reddit but comes courtesy of 4chan. Naturally, this raises concerns as to its credibility. Consequently, we recommend approaching it with salt shakers at the ready. Assassin’s…

Dow Futures Collapse but Hope Swells in COVID-19 Drug Breakthrough

Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) futures tumbled 3% on Wednesday. President Trump dashed hopes of a quick recovery and extended U.S. lockdown measures. But hope comes in the form of a potential breakthrough Covid-19 treatments in China and the UK. Last week’s promising stock market rebound appears to have vanished. Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) futures fell 3% overnight, pointing to another miserable day on Wall Street. The move down was triggered by President Trump’s sobering admission that there will be no quick recovery. But there is a glimmer of…

April Fools’ is Cancelled Because We Can’t Distance Fact From Fiction

April Fools’ Day is effectively canceled this year, with some nations prohibiting coronavirus-related pranks. But while such measures may be justifiable, they indicate our failure to assess whether a news source is reliable. The cancelation also indicates that we still don’t know enough about the coronavirus to separate fact from fiction. The coronavirus has canceled April Fools’ Day. Countless businesses and websites have decided to forego pranks this year. Meanwhile, a handful of countries have even outlawed jokes related to the coronavirus. Such steps are arguably justified, seeing as how…

Mount and Blade 2 Devs Remain PC Diehards to Avoid Console Release

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord developer TaleWorlds responds to a fan question about a console release. The PC game is the biggest Steam release of 2020. However, Mount and Blade 2 won’t be released on consoles soon as it tries to avoid a launch disaster like Last Oasis’. On Twitter, Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord developer TaleWorlds had a telling response to a fan asking about a console release. The dev said: [A console release] will come further down the road, as PCs are our primary platform. The response was…

A Week Into the World’s Biggest Lockdown, India’s Doctors Fear the Worst

Coronavirus cases have started spiking in India. Doctors fear the disease will sweep the country. Lack of protective equipment and hunger pose more challenges. As India completes the first week of a 21-day lockdown to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus, a few teething challenges are coming to the fore. First, it has become evident that the lockdown isn’t proving enough to flatten the curve so far as the number of COVID-19 cases in the country continues to spike. Novel coronavirus cases in India have spiked in the past…

Lindsay Lohan Checkmates the World in Pandemic to Declare ‘I’m Back!’

Lindsay Lohan teased a new single, saying “I’m Back!” alongside a mysterious video compilation of her career. Reaction online was mixed, with some expressing excitement and others drawing a groan from the announcement. The Lohan-less decade between her last release of “Bossy” in 2008 and this new teaser signals that a new scourge is coming soon. Lindsay Lohan, the 33-year-old movie star turned pop artist, posted “I’m back!” on social media early Tuesday, with a short compilation of news clips highlighting her tumultuous career. Lohan, who faded into obscurity a…

GTA 6 Won’t Be a Next-Gen Launch Title, but It Will Come Shortly After

GTA 6 might release shortly after the Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5. It probably won’t be a launch title, but a 2021 release is looking more and more likely. GTA 6 is bound to take advantage of new hardware, unlike GTA 5’s “remaster.” Grand Theft Auto 6 might release sooner than you think. A group of financial analysts from Intrepid Capital Funds predicts the title will launch shortly after the launch of next-generation consoles. For once, we have some GTA 6 news that isn’t a baseless rumor. This claim…

Trump Predicts ‘3 Weeks Like We’ve Never Seen’ – Tries to Dodge the Blame

Donald Trump’s coronavirus briefing on Tuesday was the most sobering yet. He said the U.S. is in for a “very, very painful two weeks.” Trump is a large reason why these upcoming weeks will be so painful. Donald Trump and his regime have completed a full heel-turn on their coronavirus outlook. First, he called the outbreak a “hoax.” After the first U.S. death, he downplayed the threat, repeating that “it’s only 22 cases.” But he finally seems to be grasping the magnitude of the situation. During a White House press…

COVID-19 Unit Nurse Says Hospital Forbade Her to Wear N95 Mask

A Chicago-area nurse quit her job after the hospital forbade her from wearing an N95 mask. Other nurses have dealt with similar problems. Hospitals across the nation are trying to silence their distraught workers. Amid a troubling mask shortage, a Chicago-area nurse says she bought her own N95 mask to bring to work. But she alleges the hospital told her she wasn’t allowed to wear it. Not even while caring for a COVID-19 patient in a designated COVID-19 unit. In a tearful Instagram video, Imarís Vera, RN, explained she felt…

This Stock Market Index Teases the Economy’s Grisly Future

The Dow and S&P 500 have rocketed off their recent lows. But one economist says that mega-cap stocks are masking pain in the broader market – especially in the small-cap segment. That’s a bad sign for the economy, and it might be even worse for the stock market. As the U.S. stock market closes the book on one of its worst quarters in history, the mood on some corners of Wall Street is surprisingly upbeat. The Dow Jones has rocketed almost 20% off its lows, while the S&P 500 has…