Mr. R. A. Williams

"Rob W"
Helpful votes received on reviews: 73% (36 of 49)
Location: London, UK


Top Reviewer Ranking: 4,473,941 - Total Helpful Votes: 36 of 49
Metal Gear Acid (PSP) by Konami
5 of 13 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Horrendous !, 9 July 2006
What a shame - the card idea just doesn't work - it slows dont the game beyond belief and wrecks the game play that the original had. Don't buy this at all.
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: Legend (PSP) by Eidos
9 of 13 people found the following review helpful
This game promises so much and yet the designers have messed up on all the basics while trying to get back to the basics of the original game. Jumping for example is really really hard - there's no slow walk facility to enable you to line up your jumps. The camera also, is hard to use and does not help you easily trying to see the game environment from different angles.

I'm not sure if other users have had this problem but I've found picking up objects and the pushing action to be really tempramental and it seems like there is occassional button failure with these two actions.

On a plus the game does look and feel a bit like the original and you can see they've tried… Read more
Telling Tales by Alan Bennett
Telling Tales by Alan Bennett
22 of 23 people found the following review helpful
In this most superbly written autobiography, Alan Bennett turns his well observed prose onto his own past and vividly recreates and relives his childhood and youth for us over 10 seperate chapters.
These 10 chapters are like snapshots - all are immensely readable and are full of Bennett's wry observations of working class life, the pecularities and foibles of his own family and his ever present awareness of the effect change has on a family holding itself together day-by-day with the spectre of World War II ever present in the book.
Bennett succeeds in bringing his wartime world to life as we enter a world of family picnics out on the moors and singing on a Sunday around the piano… Read more

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