A. Whitehead

Top Reviewer Ranking: 214
Helpful votes received on reviews: 87% (5,747 of 6,616)
Location: Colchester, Essex United Kingdom
Birthday: 22 Jan
In My Own Words:
I am a reviewer of SF and Fantasy works through my blog (at http://thewertzone.blogspot.com/ ), for which I receive review copies in advance of official release.


Top Reviewer Ranking: 214 - Total Helpful Votes: 5747 of 6616
Thief (PC DVD) by Square Enix
Thief (PC DVD) by Square Enix
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
Thief is a reboot and revival of the classic Thief Trilogy of video games: The Dark Project (1998), The Metal Age (2002) and Deadly Shadows (2004). These games were hugely influential in their introduction of stealth elements to video games, with importance placed not on combat and killing enemies but on the player sneaking past foes and 'ghosting' through levels to complete objectives with the enemy not even being away of their presence. The SF roleplaying game Deus Ex (2000) also followed a similar strategy, though gave players more tools to choose stealth, combat or other options as they wished.

When Eidos Montreal released Deus Ex: Human Revolution in 2011, they received… Read more
Tomorrow People - Season 1 [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Robbie Amell
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Cheesy, disposable fun, 22 Jun 2014
The next stage of human evolution has begun. All over the world, individuals are developing the powers of telepathy, telekinesis and teleportation. A secret government-funded agency, Ultra, is tasked with keeping these individuals under control or removing their powers altogether. However, a small group of 'Tomorrow People' has taken refuge under the streets of New York and is preparing for the day when they can escape persecution.

The Tomorrow People is an SF franchise with some history behind it. It originally aired from 1973 to 1979 as a zero-budget children's programme in the UK. Although almost forgotten today, it remains the second-longest-running British SF show of all… Read more
Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (PC/Mac DVD) by Activision
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
The war between the Autobots and Decepticons for control of their homeworld, Cybertron, has resulted in the near-ruination of the planet. Its energon stores are almost gone, with the last few scraps being fought over at tremendous cost. The Autobots realise they have no choice but to abandon their home and search for a new refuge amongst the stars. To this end they have built the Ark, an immense starship, but it is under the threat of Decepticon attack. The Autobots have to power up the ship, protect it from attack and escape, whilst the Decepticons try to stop them and engage in their own internal conflict.

Fall of Cybertron is the sequel to the enjoyable-but-lightweight War for… Read more

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