Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - November 29, 2006
Nintendo has built its marketing campaign around painting the Wii as fun for everyone, both expert gamers and those of us who more or less gave up when games started going 3-D.
Word of the Day
- The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
- A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.