Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - September 13, 2012
Nintendo announced in their New York event this morning that the new Nintendo Wii U will be available Stateside on November 18th, before it’s available in Japan.
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'.