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Helpful votes received on reviews: 87% (179 of 206)
 

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 5,517 - Total Helpful Votes: 179 of 206
Reading Trainer (Kindle Tablet Edition) by HeKu IT GmbH
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Lots of fun, 18 July 2014
This is combination fun game and a serious attempt at training speed reading.

The best thing is that instead of the game being a pretty boring educational "gamification", it is a compelling and surprisingly difficult timed reflex puzzle game, that is well worth buying on its own merits.
Fluent in 3 Months by Benny Lewis
Fluent in 3 Months by Benny Lewis
1 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars In at the deep end, 17 April 2014
Someone recommended this book to me, so I thought I'd give it a go.

I can't say that I would have tried it if I hadn't had the recommendation, so I am glad they did.

The reason I would have been reluctant to have a look at this book is that the title suggests that the author has found an easy way to learn a language fast, and that if you pay your money then you can too. If you pay your money.

I was brought up on the Jungle book, and "feed them silence when they say, come with me the easy way", so I was sceptical about feeding them money.

So when I started reading it, I already had one eyebrow raised, with the other at the ready, and was… Read more
The Elder Scrolls Online (PC) by Bethesda
9 of 16 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Disappointing, 16 April 2014
OK - First of all, when you can actually play it the game is pretty good.

The problem is actually getting to play it, and then dealing with Beshesda when you can't.

I had a problem which prevented me logging into the game most of the time.

I am not talking about the general server issues, with the main servers down for maintenance on a regular basis. I've played a few MMO's and I expect this on a new one. That will settle down soon enough, and you have to be prepared to ride out the first few weeks with sort of game.

What I am talking about an individual technical issue that prevented me from getting past the launch screen, even when the game… Read more

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