Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - January 11, 2011
Blizzard reports that its game "World of Warcraft: Cataclysm" sold a record number of copies during the expansion's first month of being released.
Word of the Day
- Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
- To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.