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The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD (Nintendo Wii U)
The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD (Nintendo Wii U)
Offered by Gameseek
Price: £51.20

5.0 out of 5 stars return to the magic..., 28 Feb. 2015
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I first played this game on original release 10years ago on the glorious GameCube and remember the shear joy of the experience, spending many many hours happy exploring the games wonderful world! So when Nintendo announced a HD re-release for the Wii u I was slightly sceptical about reinvesting in what I considered an already perfect game.But being a commited Zelda head I didn't hold out for long...all I can say is WOW!!..The game looks stunning with tweeked graphics and slight in-game improvements(faster travel across the sea,shorter hook shot animation etc) that really do help the overall playability and Tingle in a bottle is genius!.so all I can say is pull on your hero tunic,unroll your sail,stuff Tingle in his bottle and dive straight into an amazing adventure.I promise you won't regret it because Nintendo have proved you can improve a classic and make perfection better...now all we need is "Ocarina of Time Wii U"


Bruce Lee: Collection (BR) 4BRs -uncut- [Import germany]
Bruce Lee: Collection (BR) 4BRs -uncut- [Import germany]
Dvd ~ Bruce Lee
Offered by marvelio-uk
Price: £29.99

32 of 33 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Bruce on Bluray., 23 Jun. 2012
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If you are a true fan of the mighty Bruce lee then this is the must have box-set for you.I was slightly worried that being German there would be no English language track,but after umming and arring for a few days i took the plunge and ordered.After waiting with fingers crossed and bated breath i was over the moon to find out that it did indeed have an English track,and the most crisp and clear visuals i have ever seen these films in.Simply amazing picture with wonderful bright clear colours and deep blacks.To be honest it was like seeing them for the first time,a magical feeling.And the individual box covers are the coolest you will see for these films,none of youre stylized photos these are classic 70s movie posters...Brilliant!
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Last of the Summer Wine - Series 1 & 2 [1973] [DVD]
Last of the Summer Wine - Series 1 & 2 [1973] [DVD]
Dvd ~ Michael Bates
Price: £10.00

5.0 out of 5 stars And so the magic begins, 21 Feb. 2012
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I have just purchased this wonderful dvd and i just have to tell all of the fantastic warmth and fun of the episodes!A magical trip into gut clenching nostalgia.Michael bates is a great unsung hero of LOTSW and richly deserves to be remembered more to the casual viewer.What a collection!


Last of the Summer Wine - Series 3 & 4 [1976] [DVD] [1973]
Last of the Summer Wine - Series 3 & 4 [1976] [DVD] [1973]
Dvd ~ Brian Wilde
Price: £10.00

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A magic slice of tv heaven., 19 Feb. 2012
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This review is a general review for the entire span of this wonderful series.Picture this scene,a cold wintery night in the late 1970's there on the rug in front of the fire with a steaming mug of tea and a digestive biscuit sits a young lad staring intently at the magic unfolding on tv.This is a feeling that i have never forgot and one that i can recreate every time i put one of these fantastic dvds on.If you tire of the endless stream of swearing,sex and violence that seems to contaminate every aspect of our lives at the moment i urge you to purchase just one of these boxsets as the antidote! The adventures of those lovable old men are the only cure you need.Whether they are extolling the merits of a Loxley Lozenge or failing to transport a troublesome mangle you cannot fail to feel warm down inside when you watch these classic shows!Blamire,Foggy,Seymor,truly...doesnt matter who the third man is the effect is the same.Pure Magic,pure gentle entertainment that sadly Britain no longer can or wants to produce.Do yourself a huge favour and let those old reprabates into your life! i promise you wont regret it.


Doctor Who Revisitations, Vol. 1 (The Caves of Androzani / The Talons of Weng-Chiang / Doctor Who: The Movie) [DVD] [1974]
Doctor Who Revisitations, Vol. 1 (The Caves of Androzani / The Talons of Weng-Chiang / Doctor Who: The Movie) [DVD] [1974]
Dvd ~ Tom Baker
Price: £15.70

7 of 11 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Why not give this a chance?, 26 Sept. 2010
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I can already hear the screams of outrage echoing around the country over this new release.I admit that not long ago i was screaming the loudest,berating the BBC to all who would listen(and to a few who wouldnt).Then when i had calmed down i started to warm to the idea.What got me thinking was "The caves of Androzani".I often watch this story to relax and i was doing just that when an often thought wish popped into my head...I'd love to see how this was made!Now i can!!!This is the beauty of this release.All of those early vanilla releases can now be given the treatment they deserve.Now i admit that i would have prefered the BBC to release all other available stories first,but hay-ho its here and we may as well embrace it because if we dont i bet we'll regret it in the long run because i cannot wait for a proper "Tomb of the Cybermen".


Danger Man - (Special Edition) 47 Episode Set + Limited Edition Book [DVD] [1960]
Danger Man - (Special Edition) 47 Episode Set + Limited Edition Book [DVD] [1960]
Dvd ~ Patrick McGoohan

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Danger man:or how to survive the 21st century!, 25 April 2010
Have you ever sat down on a chilly autum night,switched on the tv and realised what we all secretly knew?THAT IN THE 21st CENTURY THERE IS NOTHING WORTH WATCHING!!! Well this boxset is the perfect remedy for this particular illness. I promise that when you see the slick adventures of John Drake unfold before your quality deprived eyes you will finally know the real reason why television was invented.If you only ever treat yourself to one offering of cult tv then make it Dangerman! And this set from network is fantastic!gorgeous visuals,cracking sound and a nice smattering of extras...Let the magic of John Drake into your lives and let him live again.


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