Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - March 17, 2011


Despite receiving mixed reviews for both its content and game play, video game maker THQ Inc claims 375,000 copies sold of its new, futuristic, military-themed video game "Homefront" on the first day of North American sales.

Word of the Day
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.