Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - July 16, 2010
Market researcher NPD Group reported this week that US retail sales of hardware, software and accessories for the video game industry dropped 6 percent from last year.
Word of the Day
- A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.