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Community: Season 1 [DVD] [2009] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
Community: Season 1 [DVD] [2009] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
Dvd ~ Joel McHale
Offered by supermart_usa
Price: 14.52

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Community is amazing...., 31 Aug 2011
Unlike any other show, with very unique individual likable characters and entertaining/often hilariously surreal plots.(the first paintball episode 'Modern Warfare' is among the best TV episodes I've ever watched.)
Community will have you hooked in no time. I've watched the entire two seasons in a week.

Can't wait for season 3 :)

I'd also say if your a fan of 'Scrubs', you'll most definently love 'Community'.


My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
Price: 5.99

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Absolute Brilliance, 25 Nov 2010
KanYe West, with 'Dark Twisted Fantasy', has quite possibly created one of the best albums of any genre out at the moment.

It is absolutely brilliant, and is infinitely replayable.
It's generally a new style to his previous work, but has the same old Kanye charm to it.
Although '808's and Heartbreak' was fantastic in my opinion, some may not have enjoyed it, and if your one...take solace in the fact that this is a different approach and is absolutely marvellous.


Nothing
Nothing
Price: 5.92

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Quality but not Quantity, 22 Nov 2010
This review is from: Nothing (Audio CD)
N.E.R.D are without doubt my favourite band, one that seem to always produce great tracks, ones that you can listen to over and over.

'Nothing' delivers the quality no doubt, with some great songs...which would fit on their past 3 CD's with ease.

However unfortunately the quantity isn't really there, the CD only lasts for 36 minutes, a significant drop from previous albums where each of those lasted between 56 mins to 1 hour in time length, 'Nothing' is essentially halfed.

So I believe that the CD quality; the songs, are great and are definently N.E.R.D, albeit a slightly different style, but it's perhaps too short.

With that said you may want to wait a tad until the price drops, but know that your getting some great tracks.
This will probably go down as their 4th best album out of the 4, but with my very high evaluation of the first three.....it was gonna take some beating.

8/10 (would have been better if it was longer)

Yessir


808s & Heartbreak [Digipack]
808s & Heartbreak [Digipack]
Price: 5.99

5.0 out of 5 stars still as strong as ever, 31 Oct 2010
Simply put, KanYe is still at the top of the game.
Even if you dislike him, you can't deny he has bags of talent and makes courageous decisions.
This album, his 4th studio album is a lot different to his others, it's a new direction. Influenced largely by his mothers death being a sad,lonely time in his life, a lot of the songs are written regarding this.

It is a fantastic album, differnet approach from the others, with a number of great songs. I say put it in, listen and enjoy.
Can't wait for 'Dark Twisted Fantasy', it looks like he is once going in a new direction, more similar to his old stuff than 808's.

Buy 808's if your a Kanye fan.


Red Dead Redemption (PS3)
Red Dead Redemption (PS3)
Offered by Gameseek
Price: 16.91

4 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Game of the Year 2010, 7 Jun 2010
= Fun:5.0 out of 5 stars 
This is in no doubt a candidate for various GOTY 2010 awards. I won't go on as there are some good reviews above but i'll say this, 'red dead redemption' isn't only the best rockstar game around but also one of the best video games around.

gameplay-9/10, the controls are great, riding your horse is easy and fluid, the dead-eye mechanic works a treat and the fighting is fun (I recommend turning it onto expert however as the casual auto aim makes it too easy at times, with it off you use the dead eye more, and find yourself having more of a challenge). There are times when the gameplay controls are slightly akward, especially in small tight areas, but overall theres not much you'd want to change.

graphics-9.5/10, the landscapes are fantastic, as are the towns, the people and so on. John Marsten looks particulary good in cut-scenes, his facial features are impressive. At times the grahics might vary a tad, it's not an uncharted, but how many games that are as big as red dead look so good? it's massive and non-linear, so games like uncharted will obviously look slightly better. Often when your riding alongside a cliff during a sunset, you'll find yourself stopping to admire the view, you can't resist it. Graphics are great, the horse muscles are particulary impressive.

Sound-10/10- Honestly perhaps the best sound around, from the sounds of the different guns, to the fantastic voice acting, to the animals, people walking around and the top notch music; Red Dead boasts a stellar performance here. Riding into Mexico whilst Jose Gonzalez's terrific song plays at sunset is a masterstroke, it gives you this feeling that your really 'IN' the game. There is another in-game musical moment which is also great.

Story- 10/10 One of the best video game stories around, it'll have you playing for hours upon hours and engage you in a way not many other games can. Fantasic Story is complemented by memorable characters and terrific voice acting. It'll have you playing for 20-40 hours depending on whether you breeze through or take your time, (getting sidetracked with the tons of things to do is very likely to happen). I prefer taking my time... I still haven't completed the story as I don't want it to end, it's that good.

Lifespan-10/10 Perhaps as long as a game can be, you'll spend countless hours playing this, honestly I see no end in sight, the amount of things to do, the places to see, the story, the side missions, the hunting/exploring, treasure hunting and not to mention the multiplayer will have you playing this for a long time to come.
I know for certain i'll be replaying the single player story sometime after i finish it first time around. It's one that deserves a return.

Hopefully there will be a Red Dead Redemption 2, but for the moment if you don't have this game you should saddle up and take a trip to the west.

I guess I did go on :), anyway definently recommend this game


LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga (PS3)
LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga (PS3)
Offered by findprice
Price: 11.42

5.0 out of 5 stars In a Galaxy Far Far away....., 30 April 2010
= Fun:5.0 out of 5 stars 
This game is an absolute gem. It's one of those games that is a surprising treat, a game which you'd expect to be perhaps for the younger generation. But once you play it you fall in love with it's unique take on the Star Wars universe, it's simply so fun and funny. It basically cheers you up when you play it, enjoying the lego take on Star Wars and seeing some classic moments and characters in lego form.

As others have said it's best played co-operatively with a friend, as being able to choose your character allows for some pretty damn cool lightsaber duels between any of the main jedi/sith. (perhaps the best from any Star Wars game)

With all the unlockables, Bonuses and general fun it's a fantastic game which can easily be enjoyed by young and older people alike.


Surf, Skate, Snow - Pack Of 10 Assorted Stickers
Surf, Skate, Snow - Pack Of 10 Assorted Stickers
Offered by Kates Skates
Price: 5.00

3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars poor, 19 April 2010
very poor selection of stickers for too much money....you don't even get that many and the ones you do get are rubbish ones entitled kates skates or something

don't buy


Call of Duty: World at War (PS3)
Call of Duty: World at War (PS3)
Offered by b68solutions
Price: 12.69

5.0 out of 5 stars great game and very fun, 19 April 2010
= Fun:5.0 out of 5 stars 
There are many good reviews on here about COD: WAW, so i won't go on to much.

This was the first game I ever played on the PS3 system because my younger brother went on about how fun nazi zombies was;
it was also the first Cod i'd ever played, and it was a great introduction to the series and has now made me a fan.

that said the single player is a fun, interesting campaign
the online multiplayer is great...very addicting
and nazi zombies is possibly the greatest side game on a game ever, it's honestly so fun....i've played it split screen and online so much. The maps are great and i might as well mention that you can now get all the NZ and online mutiplayer maps in one bundle

it probably has more replay value than the other COD titles

try it...it's cheap now


In Search Of...
In Search Of...
Offered by best_value_entertainment
Price: 5.49

5.0 out of 5 stars In search of ...... pure brilliance, 25 Nov 2009
This review is from: In Search Of... (Audio CD)
N*E*R*D's first album 'In Search Of....' is an album of pure brilliance. The album consists of a variety of music styles which are fantastically put together. The songs are written mainly by Pharrell Williams, and really show what a great songwriter he is. Since buying the album I can't stop playing this. 'In Search Of....' is a great album and highly recommended. It is perhaps their greatest of the three released thus far.


Lost - Season 3 [DVD]
Lost - Season 3 [DVD]
Dvd ~ Matthew Fox
Offered by MusicnMedia
Price: 6.76

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Jacob Loves You, 10 Nov 2009
This review is from: Lost - Season 3 [DVD] (DVD)
lost is simply one of the most engrossing, compelling, adventourous shows ever made. The third season answers a lot of questions, and is as usual with lost a fantastic season as are the others.

The acting is great, it's well written and there are some great new characters such as juliet.

Overall lost is still going strong and I highly recommend this third season, which really pushes the show onwards.


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