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I have no doubt the original product is of high quality and fun to use, unfortunately the one I got was a fake which refused to sync with my Wii U no matter what I tried.
The fake is almost identical to the original and has the Nintendo logos on both the controller and the packaging.
the easiest ways to tell that it's not original are that:
1. The included USB cable does not have Nintendo branding.
2. The fake has a silver colored screw on the battery cover as opposed to black on the original.
3. Some others have mentioned being able to sync the controllers, but then the analog sticks do not work correctly.
4. the packaging is "glued" together, at least… Read more
Maybe this book is not for everyone, but personally i love it and wish they kept this series!
The book groups together a bunch of B-list Marvel superheros as the titular Nextwave, a superhero team fighting against evil and the very same organization they work(ed) for (H.A.T.E - Highest Anti-Terror Effort, a brilliant pastiche of S.H.I.E.L.D)
the stories are brilliantly absurd, or absurdly brilliant. i still cannot decide!
anyway, this book had me laughing and snorting like a madman in public more than once, and it re-invented/introduced Machine Man for me, i cannot get enough of the rusty bucket of bolts now!
While like i said this might not be to everyone's taste, I… Read more
When this game first came out many, many years ago i was misfortunate to miss it as i had a Genesis at the time and we simply could not afford to buy the SNES as well, so there were a lot of gems that i completely skipped over, this included. (along with all the marios, zeldas, and metroids of those years)
when it was reissued on PS1 i also missed it, it simply wasnt available where i was living at the time (Iraq) instead i played Chrono Cross, and kept looking forward to playing the original :)
i managed to play it some time after that via emulator on PC, but somehow its not the same as on a proper console version.
finally, this release has all that i need, the… Read more