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I Am the West
I Am the West
Offered by skyvo-direct
Price: £20.14

5.0 out of 5 stars the west coast warlord, 14 Sep 2011
This review is from: I Am the West (Audio CD)
Always look forward to a new Ice Cube album-the first cd i ever bought when i was 14 was the predator-He is the greatest west coast rapper of all time.
On this new album the beats are really good,my only complaint is that most of the songs he seems to be about a catchy chorus/hook and isnt on enough songs solo.He has his sons on a few who are good rappers,but unfortunately for me he has wc on a few too who i think is garbage(i thought he was good when he was maad circle but his modern raps he seems to always do a mad shouting high pitched rhyme thing where he talks garbage).
Another reviewer said he has become lazy and why does he bother-i think here while he isn't dropping provocative rhymes he is just having fun-cementing his rep as the best in the west-lounging at the top-why not?
He still has some killer rhymes"i'm the real iron man-you just robert downey//a crackhead and blackface straight out the county".The actor Keith David still does some voicework on songs here too(thats been like the past 5 albums lol).
Ice Cube is a legend and this album shows he still makes the tightest quality albums around-besides the game who else is going to drop an album of this quality?
It's hard to believe it came out last october-it still sounds so fresh to me and ive played it a lot-100 percent buy it-it is dirt cheap too now


EFIL4ZAGGIN
EFIL4ZAGGIN
Offered by Fulfillment Express
Price: £6.08

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars no.1 album, 20 Mar 2011
This review is from: EFIL4ZAGGIN (Audio CD)
A masterpiece.Other reviewers have asked how do you follow up the groups first album?-with a masterpiece!Firstly to counter the other negative reviewers-Yes it has lots of misogyny,threats of violence-(so did their first album)this is the group who did "a b*tch is a b*tch""dopeman"this is N.W.A-what were you expecting if you heard the first album?I just dont see how you can criticise this album for that if you claim the group was greater with ice cube,when he himself rapped with extreme derogatory vocals on women-i cant understand that.Also people saying cube went on to bigger and better things-if you compare the album he released at the same time as this"death certificate"i wouldnt say it is a better album than this,and im a huge ice cube fan(the predator and his most recent album are in my all time favourite list).So yes dissapointing that he wasnt on this but at the same time then this album and his predator album wouldnt have been made and i wouldnt swap them for anything.
Anyways back on point-this album was the no.1 album in america-not the rap chart-the top 100 billboard of all albums being sold!-that is unheard of at the time-and it deserved it.The production is flawless and the lyrics and flows incredible.Upon listening to it again-this doesnt sound old like a lot of rap from that era would.There are a few comical songs and skits too,those songs being the only weak point for me,but thats just me-you are getting 9 hardcore gangsta tracks that are classics-plus you get the bonus ep 100 miles and running-which the title track and the track i believe they are aiming at ice cube are really good songs.I used to listen to this when i was 14-and im 32 now and still rate it as one of my all time favourites.


The Predator (Explicit)
The Predator (Explicit)
Price: £7.99

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars the best album ever, 11 Feb 2011
This review is from: The Predator (Explicit) (Audio CD)
A masterpiece.I got this when i was 16-and it has lost none of its appeal.For being released in 1992 it doesnt sound old like a lot of rap albums from the 90's if you play then nowadays.There is not a better rapper than cube,and who besides ll cool j is still as good now as he was when he first came out?Buy this-and every other album by him!lol.Enjoy


Montreux Jazz Festival 1995: +2dvd
Montreux Jazz Festival 1995: +2dvd
Price: £5.20

5.0 out of 5 stars o.g, 20 Jan 2011
ice gives a great performance here-the sound quality is good too,but the crowd just are not hyped enough(i have no idea why)which spoils it a bit.There is an amusing bit you wont wont to miss when a clown from the crowd thinks he can rap on stage--if you like ice buy this yes.


Secret Service (Xbox 360)
Secret Service (Xbox 360)
Offered by STOCKTASTIC
Price: £20.27

4 of 5 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars decent-if you like fps, 3 Jan 2011
= Fun:3.0 out of 5 stars 
I'm sure this was released as a budget title-i think i payed £25 at the time for it so i take that into account of this review.
It plays and handles like a dumbed down call of duty title-im sure activision(this games publishers)have let this developer have access to some early form of that engine-it handles ok.The graphics aren't great but they are ok.The story i guess has to be classed as original as i cant recall any other fps where you are soley protecting the potus(president of the united states)and you have some nice set pieces in the oval office and capitol hill.I remember defusing some of the bombs was very frustrating,and if you are going for achievements there was a level you had to do wearing night googles constantly-hurt my eyes lol but thats a side issue.If you like fps you will have some fun here,but for people who only play the elite shooters i can imagine they would have complaints.The choice is yours.
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Universal Soldier 3 [Blu-ray]
Universal Soldier 3 [Blu-ray]
Dvd ~ Jean-Claude Van Damme
Offered by HarriBella.UK.Ltd
Price: £3.92

2 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars UNI-SOL REGENERATED ME!, 3 May 2010
Firstly i just have to say this film is awesome-i havent enjoyed an action film as much as this since Rambo 4.
When i first heard Van damme and Dolph Lundgren were to do this film-i thought "classic!"and then i read they were not to be the main stars,so i wasn't expecting much-and the films that i have seen of them of recent years-most are pretty weak.
So i didnt expect much.
This film really is fantastic.The directing is excellent,the fight scenes exciting,good music and clear sound.
Dolph is wasted-really no point in him being in the film for like 5mins,but Van Damme is tremendous-im not a big jean fan but he really owns this film for the 2nd part(for people who thought he was good in jcvd-i think he's better here)-this is the best ive seen him-there is a continuous shot scene where he clears a building room to room-IT IS ONE OF THE BEST ACTION SCENES YOU WILL EVER SEE!-truly highlights the brilliance of the director and jcvd.
The other main actor The pitbull guy is good too and brings an authenticity to the fight scenes.
I cant recommend this film enough-even if you are not a uni-sol film fan-this really did excite me.
The quality of the blu ray is flawless too and features a commentary with Dolph.
I definetly will be checking out the director John Hyams next film.


Destroy All Humans: Path of the Furon (PS3)
Destroy All Humans: Path of the Furon (PS3)
Offered by DVDGAMING DIRECT
Price: £17.00

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars A LOT OF FUN, 16 Jan 2010
= Fun:5.0 out of 5 stars 
I'M NOT ADDING ANYTHING NEW HERE FROM THE OTHER POSITIVE REVIEWS,IM JUST CONFIRMING WHAT THEY SAY.
THE GRAPHICS AREN'T GREAT BUT THE GAMEPLAY AND MISSIONS PROVIDE A LOT OF FUN!THERES SOME GOOD HUMOUR TOO WITH SONNY AND CHER AND JACK NICHOLSON TAKING IT.I FOUND THE GAME TO HANDLE WELL AND RESPONSIVE-I DONT KNOW WHAT SOME REVIEWERS WERE TAKING ABOUT THE PHYSICS BEING BAD APART FROM THE ONE BOULDER MISSION.
MY ONLY GRIPE IS THE VOLUME ON A LOT OF CUT SCENES INCREASES DRAMATICALLY AND HAS BEEN RECORDED OR COMPRESSED AT A REALLY BAD SAMPLE RATE SO IT'S LOUD AND DISTORTED YOU HAVE TO REACH FOR THE VOLUME CONTROL REGULARLY-AND THERE IS NO TROPHY SUPPORT.
I CANT COMPARE THIS TO THE OTHER GAMES AS I ONLY EVER PLAYED THE FIRST ONE ON PS3 A LONG TIME AGO.THIS IS A BARGAIN PRICE TOO.


Fear 2: Project Origin (PS3)
Fear 2: Project Origin (PS3)
Offered by STOCKTASTIC
Price: £13.56

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars BUY ALMA-AGAIN!!, 5 Sep 2009
= Fun:5.0 out of 5 stars 
F.E.A.R 2 IS SIMPLY AWESOME.I OWN OR HAVE PLAYED EVERY FPS FOR XBOX360 OR PS3 AND THIS IS AS GOOD AS IT GETS.
THE GRAPHICS ARE AT THE PINNACLE OF FPS-I HAVEN'T SEEN BETTER.THERES LITTLE TOUCHES TOO IN THE ANIMATION LIKE IF YOU SHOOT A GUY IN THE LEGS,HE WILL STUMBLE AND TRY TO GET BACK TO HIS FEET-IT'S VERY REALISTIC.
THE GAME PLAYS AND MOVES GREAT AND PUTS YOU IN SOME GREAT BATTLES-THERES A FEW COOL LEVELS WHERE YOU CONTROL AN ARMOURED MECH TOO WHICH IS A NEARLY INDESTRUCTIBLE ROBOT-CARVING SOLDIERS UP AND WATCHING THE WAY THEY COME APART IS A LOT OF FUN(AGAIN GREAT ANIMATION).
THEY HAVE IMPROVED OVER THE ORIGINAL IN EVERY WAY-WHEREAS THE FIRST WAS BASICALLY ALL OFFICE OR WAREHOUSE ENVIRONMENTS THE LEVELS HERE ARE MORE VARIED WITH INTERESTING LANDSCAPES.
THE DOWNSIDES?STORY IS OK-NOTHING GREAT BUT FEW VIDEOGAMES ARE STORYWISE AND THE GAME ISNT VERY SCARY COMPARED TO THE FIRST F.E.A.R OR MONOLITH'S OTHER SERIES CONDEMENED,ALSO I FOUND IT MUCH EASIER ON THE HARDER SETTING THAN THE FIRST,BUT NOTHING DETRACTS FROM THE FACT-IT IS SIMPLY AN AMAZING FPS AND GAME.
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Friday The 13th: Extended Cut [Blu-ray] [2009]
Friday The 13th: Extended Cut [Blu-ray] [2009]
Dvd ~ Derek Mears
Offered by DVDBayFBA
Price: £8.58

1 of 11 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars POINTLESS, 13 Aug 2009
THIS RE-IMAGINING OF FRIDAY THE 13TH IS .....TOTAL GARBAGE!A TRUE WASTE OF TIME.FROM WHAT I READ IT WAS AMALGAMATING THE FIRST 4 FILMS BUT WITH ITS OWN MODERN STYLE-I COULDNT WAIT!I MUST SAY IM A HUGE JASON FAN AND HAVE SEEN ALL THE FILMS,AND AFTER WATCHING THIS ID HONESTLY SAY ID RATHER WATCH ANY OF THE PREVIOUS ENTRIES(PART 7 IS MY PICK AS THE BEST)AS OPPOSED TO THIS.THE KILLINGS,WHICH LESS FACE IT ARE WHY YOU WATCH THIS KIND OF FILM,APART FROM A FUN ONE INVOLVING A PICK UP TRUCK NEAR THE END,ARE DULL AND FEATURES MANY RIP OFF KILLINGS FROM THE PREVIOUS FILMS LABELLED AS HOMAGE!(ALTHOUGH I GUESS IF YOU HAVE NEVER SEEN THE FILMS BEFORE YOU MAY APPRECIATE THEM).THE JASON IN THESE FILMS IS NOT AS INDESTRUCTIBLE A KILLER LIKE THE LATER FILMS(WHICH PERSONALLY I PREFERRED)-HE'S MORE HUMAN HERE AND THE ACTOR PLAYING HIM DOES A DECENT JOB-BUT HE'S NOWHERE NEAR AS GOOD AS THE LEGENDARY KANE HODDER WHO PLAYED JASON FROM PART 7-10.I MEAN THE USUAL MIX OF FRIDAY THE 13TH IS HERE-I WONT GO INTO THE PLOT AS PREVIOUS REVIEWERS HAVE COVERED THAT NICELY-A SPOOKY SETTING,LOTS OF DUMB TEENAGERS AND SEX,AND BY THE WAY THE FINAL SEX SCENE IS TRULY LAUGHABLE-BUT ITS ALL BEEN DONE BEFORE AND BETTER.
IF YOU HAVE NEVER SEEN A FRIDAY THE 13TH I'D RECOMEND THIS FOR A WATCH BUT FOR DIE HARD FANS I WOULDNT BOTHER BUYING-I PAYED £18 AND THIS A BAD ENTRY IN MY BLU RAY COLLECTION.
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ShellShock 2: Blood Trails (Xbox 360)
ShellShock 2: Blood Trails (Xbox 360)

0 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars pretty decent -from a fps fiend!, 20 Feb 2009
= Fun:5.0 out of 5 stars 
I HAVE only SEEN 1 POSITIVE POST BOUT THIS GAME. The Graphics Are Fine-in The Style Of Cod3-not Ultra Realistic-but Still Decent.The Firefights Are more realistic Too As When Using Ironsights Your Aim Is Not perfectly still-you have To Adjust.There are other nice touches too.I Mean Im Not Saying This Is Cod 4-but What Game Is?-sadly A Cod 4 Isnt Released Every Month-its Like Everyone Would Love To Drive A Veyron,but Since We Cant You Could Still Have Fun Driving A Skyline Or Corvette-thats What This Game Is.We Need To Support Games Like This Or Else We Wouldnt Have Any Decent Games To Play Until A Cod Or Rainbow 6 Comes Around.Only Downside Is I Think For A Full Price Game These Days If You Dont Have Mp You Should Offer A Really Long Single Player-an This Game doesnt Do That-oh an your character sounds irish with the worst american accent ever!btw Its An Easy 1000 Too.A LOT OF NEGATIVE OPINIONS ABOUT THIS GAME WHICH IS FINE-EVERYONES OPINION IS DIFFERENT-BUT THIS IS NOWHERE NEAR CONFLICT,HOUR OF VICTORY.
PEOPLE WERE SAYING THEY SMELL A RAT BECAUSE SOMEONE CONGRATULATED THE DEVELOPER-REBELLION-I THINK ITS A PRETTY GOOD FIRST EFFORT FOR NEXT GEN-THEY MADE SOME GOOD PSP GAMES TOO-AND I DONT WORK FOR THEM!!!IF SOMEONE LEFT A NEGATIVE REVIEW ABOUT A POPULAR MAINSTREAM GAME WOULD YOU SMELL A RAT??
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