Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - October 05, 2005


Microsoft Corp. on Tuesday unveiled a partial roster of video games for the launch of its new Xbox 360 game console next month.

By Chris Marlowe LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - The Man of Steel will soon be the man of pixels. Electronic Arts, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Comics confirmed Tuesday that a game tied to Warner Bros.

A Finnish spoof of the sci-fi classic "Star Trek" has boldly gone where no feature film has gone before, relying on free distribution over the Internet to reach more than 450,000 viewers in less than a week.

Word of the Day
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.