Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - October 14, 2008


With billowing smoke and shimmering stage lights, Stage Kit for Rock Band will soon help wannabe rockers look more like the real thing.

Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:ERTS) announced today that Dead Space(TM), the award-winning new survival horror game, has shipped to retail in North America for the Xbox 360(R) video game and entertainment system and PLAYSTATION(R)3 computer entertainment system. The PC version will ship on October 20.


UGO Entertainment announced today the launch of a vast library of cheat codes, hints and achievements delivered through a fast, simple and straightforward interface.

Word of the Day
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.