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Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - January 03, 2012

Nintendo 3DS Sales Break 4M Mark; Zelda Sells 1M in Two Months

The Japanese video game giant Nintendo announced this week that its 2011 sales of Nintendo’s 3DS hardware had surpassed the 4 million mark in the United States alone.

Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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