Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - March 06, 2007


The brown hooded cloak worn by Obi-Wan Kenobi in the "Star Wars" films - and then forgotten for years in a warehouse - sold for $104,000 to an anonymous telephone bidder Tuesday at an auction of movie and TV memorabilia.

"Spider-Man 3" will make its worldwide debut in Japan on May 1, three days before the action film opens in the United States, Sony Pictures Entertainment said.

Word of the Day
  • A ceramic container used inside a fuel-fired kiln to protect pots from the flame.
The word 'saggar' may come from 'safeguard'.