Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - July 18, 2005


Director Bryan Singer on Saturday gave some 6,500 sci-fi, fantasy and comic book fans first look at footage from "Superman Returns," the latest attempt to revive the DC Comics movie franchise.


A movie version of classic video game series "Doom" takes some visual cues from the world of games, according to a clip of the film shown on Sunday.


Verizon Wireless and Sprint, two of the biggest U.S. mobile providers, plan to offer their customers video games from Electronic Arts Inc., the companies said on Monday.

Word of the Day
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.