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Sony Soft Case For Alpha DSLRs A200, A230, A380, A450 - Black
Sony Soft Case For Alpha DSLRs A200, A230, A380, A450 - Black
Offered by WorldTech UK
Price: 34.99

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars A snug fit, 2 April 2009
Holds my A200 perfectly. No space to store flashes or lenses however. I also thought the bag was a little pricey but I guess the sony badge on the front did that!


Trust 17.-inch Notebook Carry Bag Classic BG-3680CP
Trust 17.-inch Notebook Carry Bag Classic BG-3680CP
Price: 13.99

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars No pouch inside, 2 April 2009
Would of been nice to have a pouch inside the bag to hold a mouse/headphones etc. Other than that the bag seems decent with a strap to hold the laptop down and a sturdy outer shell.


Star Trek: Legacy (PC DVD)
Star Trek: Legacy (PC DVD)
Offered by Gateway Gaming
Price: 34.99

5 of 7 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Very, very dissapointing, 28 Dec 2006
= Fun:3.0 out of 5 stars 
I am a huge Star Trek fan, and buy practically every game that is brought out based on it. This being, I probably wouldn't of enjoyed this game at all if I wasn't a trek fan. They have done well to include a full range of ships from the entire saga, and the story line is pretty decent. Unfortunately that is where the positives end.

The interface and controls are extremely poor, the bugs and glitches that I spotted must of gone into double figures, the balance of the ships is almost totally wrong eg: NX Enterprise can beat 5 romulan birds of prey, 3 Starfleet ships can beat a borg cube, and the Enterprise D can take on about 3 romulan warbirds by itself; The customisation of the game controls, sound, multiplayer and skirmish modes is practically non-existent, the script is sometimes incorrect historically and somewhat embarrasing to a trek fan, and on a slightly less prudent note - the game is far too short.

Im sure there are more fundamental flaws that I have not mentioned, so I would also look at the other reviews. I agree with the comment that this is "another console adaption for PC" 100%, and it leaves average games like Bridge Commander and Dominion Wars looking pretty damn good. At least in Bridge Commander there were some tactics involved with the positioning of the ship!

My final recommendations (if any) would be to only buy this if you are a die hard Trek fan that cant wait to use the Enterprise era ships. But if you do end up buying it, get the console version.


Star Wars Episode III : Revenge of the Sith (2 Disc Edition) [DVD] [2005]
Star Wars Episode III : Revenge of the Sith (2 Disc Edition) [DVD] [2005]
Dvd ~ Ewan McGregor
Offered by DVD Overstocks
Price: 4.12

7 of 12 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A different and emotionally powerful star wars film, 19 Nov 2005
First of all I'd like to say that I thought this film was excellent. Not only was there an intense story, including a convincing turn of fortunes for Anakin, but I also feel this was the most emotionally powerful film of all six.
Secondly, grown adults who are writing reviews on here saying "not star wars as I remember" etc etc are failing to realise two main points about the preqel trilogy:
- When you saw the original trilogy you were children, so you may not enjoy the new films as you would of as a child.
- These films arn't meant to be clones (hoho) of the Original films, so I wish people would stop putting them in direct comparison.
I think this is a thouroughly entertaining film/DVD that fits everything together almost perfectly with Episode IV, in my perhaps outspoken opinion I dont think Lucas could of done a better job.


Total Annihilation: Kingdoms (PC CD)
Total Annihilation: Kingdoms (PC CD)

5.0 out of 5 stars One of the most underrated strategy games on the market, 9 Aug 2005
First of all, it helps if your a TA fan.
Second it helps if you can delve into a fantasy/mythical world.
If you are both of these then i cant see how you can go wrong with this game. It was my favourite game for a number of years and it still gets the odd game in now and then. With the expansion pack there is a colossal 5 sides to choose from, each totally different, unlike the original TA. I think its important to note that very few strategy games have 4/5 unique playable sides and still manage to keep the balance and gameplay intact.
This game will also run on a low spec machine as their is a software rendering option for the graphics.


Star Trek The Next Generation: Volume 32 [VHS] [1990]
Star Trek The Next Generation: Volume 32 [VHS] [1990]
VHS
Offered by qualityfilmsfromuk
Price: 9.99

3 of 18 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars An interesting mix, 6 Jan 2005
Yesterdays enterprise - a superb less mind boggling time travel story where the Enterprise C comes through a temporal rift to find the Enterprise D, changing the future. The result of the new timeline is that the federation are at war with the klingons, and losing. The story is about the crews contemplating sending the 1701-C back through the rift and restoring the timeline to its correct path while fending off the klingons. A good dark episode.
The offspring is an unusual episode about data creating an android child and then nearly having it taken away by an arrogant starfleet admiral. A strangely moving episode.
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Star Trek Deep Space Nine: Volume 23 [VHS] [1995]
Star Trek Deep Space Nine: Volume 23 [VHS] [1995]
VHS

4.0 out of 5 stars Very dark, very powerful, 6 Jan 2005
Referring to Tribunal, Chief O'Brien is arrested by the Cardassians after it appears he has comitted a crime against the empire. A very dark and moving episode that shows how brutal the cardassians can be.
The jem hadar finally introuduces the dominion, sisko jake and co travel to the gamma quadrant and get confronted by the jem hadar - foot soldiers of the dominion. The federation crew as it stands finds themself completely overpowered by the jem hadar, giving them a kick in the rear end as to what needs to be done to prevent inevitable invasion.


Star Trek Deep Space Nine: The Way Of The Warrior [VHS]
Star Trek Deep Space Nine: The Way Of The Warrior [VHS]
VHS
Offered by dyerwilliams
Price: 5.78

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars The episode that really gave DS9 a kick start, 6 Jan 2005
A superb feature length episode that introduces worf to DS9 and also sets about a refreshing conflict between the federation and the klingons that has not been seen for 70 years. (Star trek time)
A great watch that starts off the thriving season 4, worth a watch even if your not a trek/DS9 fan.


Star Trek The Next Generation: The Best Of Both Worlds [VHS] [1990]
Star Trek The Next Generation: The Best Of Both Worlds [VHS] [1990]
VHS

3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars The saviour and launcher of TNG and Star trek, 25 Nov 2004
I can safely say that without a doubt, star trek would not be what it is today without this episode. At the time of its realise TNG was losing its grip with the older original series fans with it simply not having the new concept or simplicity of TOS. This episode finally puts the Borg into the picture, after they are briefly introduced in Q-Who? This episode basically pits an entire federation fleet against a single borg vessel - a sort of wake of call for starfleet to get their act together. I wont spoil it anymore, just watch it and if you have seen or heard references to 'wolf 359' that are mentioned in both DS9 and VOY, you will finally know what it means.


Star Trek The Next Generation - Vol. 2.6 - Q Who / Smaritan Snare / Up The Long Ladder [VHS] [1990]
Star Trek The Next Generation - Vol. 2.6 - Q Who / Smaritan Snare / Up The Long Ladder [VHS] [1990]
VHS

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars The FIRST sighting of the Borg in Star Trek, 18 Nov 2004
Title says it all. (Episode Q Who)
A must have for borg fanatics and those interested in how it all started.
Although in the timeline this is not the first borg sighting by the federation, it is the first time they were shown in any of the series so its worth to see how they have changed the borg over the years.
Other episodes are also fairly good but I bought this because of the first one.


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