Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - October 10, 2008


Universal Pictures Digital Platforms Group (UPDPG) announced today the creation of a handheld video game for the Nintendo DS(TM) based on Universal Pictures' upcoming animated-adventure feature film, The Tale of Despereaux.

Word of the Day
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'