SINGAPOREAN FLAGSHIP carrier, Singapore Airlines (SIA), is celebrating its 70th anniversary with “more innovations and enhancements” in order to grow further in an increasingly competitive industry, according to a company executive.
Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia
Alexander O. Cuaycong and Anthony L. Cuaycong
Fire Emblem Gaiden celebrated its 25th anniversary this year. Having debuted in March of 1992, Gaiden as a whole was received rather well by gamers at the time, and was considered a fairly successful entry in the then budding Fire Emblem series. While never officially released outside of Japan, Gaiden has been available to play by avid gamers via the use of emulators and fan translations. While still good, Gaiden’s gameplay has not aged well, and current gamers boasting of no experience with older Fire Emblem games will undoubtedly get frustrated trying it, as by today’s standards, it is both clunky and slow.
In his long-awaited Nobel lecture, Bob Dylan reflects on the possible links between his lyrics and literature and mentions artists and books that have inspired his songwriting.
FACELESS FISH and other weird and wonderful creatures, many of them new species, have been hauled up from the deep waters off Australia during a scientific voyage studying parts of the ocean never explored before.
A 34-year-old woman tried to have a baby for 15 years before she turned to a pioneering doctor in Ukraine and a groundbreaking but ethically disputed “three-parent” procedure. She became the mother of a healthy baby boy in January at a private clinic in Kiev using a process called pronuclear transfer that inserts the couple’s genes into a donor’s egg.