Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - July 17, 2008


"Some men," observes the unflappable butler Alfred (Michael Caine), "just want to watch the world burn." In "The Dark Knight," the latest masterful chapter in Christopher Nolan's Batman franchise, just such a man is introduced to us.


With the major success of music genre games like “Guitar Hero” and “Rock Band” sweeping the world, a whole slew of imitators have begun popping up to compete in the console wars.

Word of the Day
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".