Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - October 07, 2008

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- "AFTER JUDGMENT," (http://www.afterjudgment.com/) an original Sci Fi Web Series about a group of post-apocalyptic survivors searching for an elusive entry into paradise will premiere with a multi-site launch on October 8th, 2008.


Videogame publisher XS Games unveiled today the first look at the innovative AirG(TM) peripheral for its upcoming game, PopStar Guitar. The AirG(TM), which will be available exclusively for the Wii(TM) console, brings an exciting new game play dimension to music rhythm games.

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'