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Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - January 14, 2013

Video Game Industry Not Just For Men Anymore

The role of women in the video game industry is changing, with the number of female employees hired by developers and publishers tripling over the past three years, according to recent media reports.

Word of the Day
mitraille
  • 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'.