Yesterday’s News Today
On this day in 1682 the Welsh pirate Bartholomew Roberts was born. Taking over 470 ships during his “career” Roberts was the most successful pirate of what is termed the golden age of piracy.
And now the news:
A fictionalised version of Roberts was a main character in Assassins Creed: Black Flag. Here's a comparison between Roberts' real history and the modified form in the game (which is by the way excellent) SPOILER ALERT: