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Jealous Gods
Jealous Gods
Price: £6.49

5.0 out of 5 stars Outstanding new POTF Album, very little wrong here., 21 Sep 2014
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Outstanding production and a whole new texture without leaving their grassroots behind. Excellent recording and production, with a solid understanding of what's important about a good heavy rock/metal album. i) Soaring vocals, check. ii) Proggy instrumental, check. iii) A virtuoso presentation at the right moments building to large crescendos. iv) A vibrant mix of references, backgrounds and acoustic styles.

Recommended to the highest level.


Daze
Daze
Price: £0.99

4.0 out of 5 stars A great start for Jealous God's upcoming release, 23 Aug 2014
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Very promising for the upcoming album. Nice clean sound, lots of punchy use of acoustic guitar mid-song which i really enjoyed. As long as the full Jealous Gods album follows up on this radio-friendly style with some more poignant pieces, then yes this will be amazing.


Audioengine 2 - PC multimedia speakers - 30 Watt (Total) - 2-way - black
Audioengine 2 - PC multimedia speakers - 30 Watt (Total) - 2-way - black

5.0 out of 5 stars Superb mini desktop monitors at a keen price., 25 Jun 2014
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For the price and the size/portability, i don't think anything can beat this.

These were bought over similar speakers including the Creative T20s and the Bowers & Wilkins MM1. These narrowly beat out the MM1s in my selection, purely because of the price. With a difference between £160 for these and £360 (at best) for the MM1s, these were the obvious selection as the sound quality different is indeed quite negligible.


Red Devil (Dangerous Spirits Book 2)
Red Devil (Dangerous Spirits Book 2)
Price: £6.19

5.0 out of 5 stars Superb Novel for those who love the Furry, 9 May 2014
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What else can I say? It's a terrific storyline (this is part 2) by a superlative author. Well worth your time, be aware this is a fantasy/furry novel and this will not appeal to everyone.


Greatest Video Game Music Vol.2 (London Philharmonic/ Andrew Skeet) (X5 Music: X5CD118)
Greatest Video Game Music Vol.2 (London Philharmonic/ Andrew Skeet) (X5 Music: X5CD118)
Price: £11.65

5.0 out of 5 stars Epic beyond Epic!, 9 May 2014
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One of the best compilations of orchestral music i've ever heard on a single album. Period.

That is all that needs to be said.

100% recommended to buy this!


Nokia Lumia 920, 32Gb, Sim Free Windows Smartphone - White (discontinued by manufacturer)
Nokia Lumia 920, 32Gb, Sim Free Windows Smartphone - White (discontinued by manufacturer)

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Outstanding piece of equipment, unrivaled Windows Phone, 22 July 2013
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Unrivaled you ask? What of the new 925 or 1020 Lumias arriving? Or perhaps the new LG WP? Or even HTCs 8XT? By unrivaled I should say 'bang for buck' wise, it's superb and better than all the rest. Arguably the nicest designers in the Windows Phone array of handsets out there, Nokia have advanced from the brink of the abyss and come up with some superb Lumias. The 920, the flagship model, is one of their bestsellers and rightfully so. The 925 is also an extremely handsome choice, in the same way a Mercedes AMG SLS is a handsome choice compared to the standard AMG...it's nice for a price!

This model is made from delightfully un-tacky smooth-touch polycarbonate (plastic). It feels sturdy, meaningful, and responsive. The screen is vibrant, near-retina-pixel-density and very low latency. The hardware inside is more than capable of doing everything you want well, promptly and no nonsense. There is a camera, a terrific camera by Carl Zeiss at 8.7MP, with the quality of sensor to justify the high number of image MegaPixels. There is little static blurring and it holds out well with stuff in motion. Where it shines is low light capability, simply astonishingly well represented low light colours and contrast (gave this phone the final 5th star in my book!). You could actually finally replace your compact digital camera by using your smartphone!

Some final words; Windows Phone 8 is doing very well now and the app store finally flushing out. I wouldn't call it bursting at the seams, but with WP now in consistant 3rd place and BlackBerry slowly being forgotten about, it's clear to see Application development will be on the up and up! Already have most of my favourites (Twitter, Speedtest.net, GiffGaff network app, British Airways, iPlayer, Netflix, Amazon Kindle, Skype, Shazam and SkyDrive. Not bad, considering a year ago at least HALF of those weren't there yet. There are many more, for different tastes, with more to come soon! (Zello and Instagram to name two big ones in development stage).

Lots of bells and whistles: NFC, Bluetooth 3.0, LTE 4G capability, 32GB built in storage drive, Qi wireless charging built in, stereo loudspeakers (base mounted), light sensors, front facing 720p Skype camera, Dual LED torch ability and full compatibilty with both Desktop and App versions of the Windows Phone PC software (which is acceptable, needs some more work yet though!).

For around the £300-350 price point as of Summer '13, this is a competitive phone against the £540 iPhone 5 32GB and £280 16GB Nexus 4. Get it, Nokia's back!
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Halo 4 Limited Collector's Edition (Xbox 360)
Halo 4 Limited Collector's Edition (Xbox 360)
Offered by AllGoodDealz
Price: £48.89

5.0 out of 5 stars Fantastic game and a quality Product., 8 Nov 2012
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Excellent, exquisit design and materials for the LE of Halo 4. Admittedly this is the first time i've ever bought a limited edition of a Halo game. I've been a day-1 fan of the series and followed it intently ever since. I'm very glad i made this splurge as you get a lot for you money.

Lovely game box, materials and fan-service, plus the finest brushed steel Game Case i've ever held. Extremely happy with the quantity of DLC/Passes given, very generous from Microsoft. You get the Forward Unto Dawn movie edition, you get the Wargames Map Packs Pass for all future map DLC releases. You also get a bundle load of free avatar items, and addition in-game weapons and armour sets. On top of all that, 2 weeks Gold subscription code. Marvellous!

Game itself, the meat of the matter. I'm 6hrs into the Campaign, apparently it's 12-15hrs long which is quite acceptable for a FPS of this quality and meticulousness. Characters are fantastic, with tie-ins to the Forward Unto Dawn film and historic Halo game titles from the franchise. Looking forward to finishing it, but so far I'm so happy i'm almost at a loss for words! It's so well presented, so exciting, so mysterious and engaging. I can't put my controller down!! Apart from this happy review!

Microsoft have proved they do not need Bungie to help them to continue this wonderful series and Franchise. 343 deserve all the credit and sales they get. This game does the Xbox platform very proud.


Dell TactX Alienware Gaming Headset
Dell TactX Alienware Gaming Headset
Offered by Buying2day ltd
Price: £55.99

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent Quality Headset from a reputable gaming company!, 13 May 2012
I've owned this headset for 2 years and 3 months now. I just thought i'd drop in a review to say how excellent they are.

Very clear and precise audio, good for music and movies, excellent for gaming. Very nice to hear smooth and resonant bass coming from a sub-£100 set of headphones, they're very nearly studio quality! There are some tweaks to the outputs to suit gaming needs, hence music will end up being accentuated in the mid range. Overall, a very warm sound however, without sounding very clinical like Bose headphones.

Despite some mentioning poor audio from the mic, i've never found this to be the case. The recording quality is -EXCELLENT- for a retractable mic, every single person i chat to on Skype mentions the clarity of it. Definitely a good mic on this, easy to hear and very low interference or background fuzz.

All in all for £55 these headphones are wonderful value, well built, lovely materials and excellent brand value for your friends :P


Harvey Birdman Attorney At Law - Season 1 (Region 2) (Pal) [DVD]
Harvey Birdman Attorney At Law - Season 1 (Region 2) (Pal) [DVD]
Dvd ~ Harvey Birdman
Offered by comedyfactory
Price: £29.99

4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Absolute hilariousness for old school HB fans., 9 Mar 2009
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Nothing better than watching some Harvey Birdman at the end of a long, hard days work. The completely and utter insanity of it, coupled with old Hanna Barbera characters cropping up throughout the show, makes all the stress just ebb away.

Some of the wittiest and most hilarious lines ever spoken in cartoon comedy reside in this first volume. I'm hoping they can get the second season published for PAL territories as well ;D

Keep in mind people that even though this is a cartoon and it does use Hanna Barbera traditional characters (re-rendered in Flash animation), it is NOT for kids. The 15 rating is there for a reason, there's a lot of sexual innuendos, common vulgar themes and strong mature themes portrayed.


15 Pin Female SVGA VGA Monitor Gender Changer Adapter
15 Pin Female SVGA VGA Monitor Gender Changer Adapter
Offered by Mad Choice Celebrate Black Friday--Ships from HK station
Price: £1.07

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Small, neat, compact and works nicely., 10 Feb 2009
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Not really a lot to say for this product, but in the interest of buyers, it's well built and the signal relay quality is very good.


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