Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - August 26, 2006
As the pre-holiday game-release schedule swings into high gear, titles expected to hit retail shelves in coming months will feature more songs -- and more user control over them -- than ever before.
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.