Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - August 24, 2006

"Monster House" will return to theaters in October ahead of its DVD release.


Screenwriter and producer Darryl Quarles didn't fully comprehend how much work would be involved when he came up with "Underground Bounty Hunter," an online project that combines movies with video game interactivity.

Word of the Day
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.