Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - March 17, 2009


Announced on Monday by Guinness World Records, the most profane video game of all time is the "House of the Dead: Overkill."

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.