Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - January 22, 2008


Electronic Arts is all set to release a free online version of the popular Battlefield game to be supported by advertisements and micro payments. Battlefield Heroes, a PC game, will be available only online later this year, and will not be sold in shops.


The creature-feature "Cloverfield" became the first monster hit released in 2008, debuting with $41 million, a record opening for January, according to studio estimates Sunday.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.