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Samsung BT-EPPN920BBEGWW Charger for Galaxy S6 Edge+/Galaxy Note5 - Black
Samsung BT-EPPN920BBEGWW Charger for Galaxy S6 Edge+/Galaxy Note5 - Black
Offered by digitalbayshop
Price: £22.79

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Official Product, excellent, 26 Sept. 2016
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Just a short review as there are many reviews here that state their product maybe fake which had me concerned so I thought this may be useful for potential customers.

I ordered directly from Amazon paying £24 just for clarity, the item arrived factory sealed and in Samsung packaging. It works superbly even with a case on covering the back charging extremely quickly, not quite as fast as the cable but still very quick.

Would highly recommend


Ghostbusters (2016)
Ghostbusters (2016)
Dvd
Price: £6.99

20 of 46 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Terrible acting and directing, 5 Aug. 2016
This review is from: Ghostbusters (2016) (Amazon Video)
Complete and utter rubbish, a total disgrace of a film. Terrible acting and directing. The humour is not in keeping with that of the originals, I mean fart and puke jokes in this day and age, really? And the effects are appalling for a modern block buster movie. The only saving grace is that this abomination has flopped hard at the cinema so hopefully gets the message about doing terrible reboots of classic films
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Tom Clancy's The Division (PS4)
Tom Clancy's The Division (PS4)
Price: £11.99

32 of 40 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A great start with more to come, 9 Mar. 2016
So this is a tricky one to review at the minute in the sense that so much of this game will only reveal itself once you have ranked up and unlocked all the extra missions/skills and challenges but for those wanting an early view of the game, here it is.

This is a third person cover shooter with RPG/MMO elements, think Gears of War for the way your character moves from cover point to cover point; but then say any RPG you care to name in terms of levelling your character. As you defeat missions and kill the enemies and bosses you will level up and find enemies dropping gear & weapons you can pick up, these get progressively better the further you get in the game, with white items being rubbish, then scaling up with green, blue, purple and then finally what is called “superior gear” being yellow, the current level cap is 30, which I’m sure some “hardcore” will hit really quick, but from my perspective I’ve played 4+ hours and hit level 6 so I foresee it taking a while to max out.
Your character has 3 major attributes with minor attributes that can be improved depending on what gear/weaponry you find or buy from the vendors. Some items will improve your firearms, others health/stamina and the other stat that can be improved is electronics/skill power. This gives you a choice how you wish to develop your character and play style. Want to be a tank with huge health? Have weaker firearms and increase your stamina/HP etc. This also makes for some interesting team play as you work out your role within your group if playing with others, which brings me on to the co-op/pvp mode.
The co-op so far seems excellent being able to drop in and out of games with no fuss whatsoever is painless and easy to do, setting up a group couldn’t be easier with a group management panel in the menu that allows you to invite/join groups with ease. For those wanting to find random players there is options for matchmaking found at various points in the world and when selecting the main story missions on the map, again all seems to work very easily.
Then you have the Dark Zone which offers some of the best (if not the best) gear available, here your aim is to kill AI with the aim of them dropping loot and in game credits, you must then extract that item for you to be able to use it. However other players in the DZ can attack you and steal your item (going rogue in the process) which makes for some extremely tense situations as you wait for the extraction whilst nervously watching the movements of nearby players; in my time so far in the game and the 2 beta’s this has been huge fun, and more activities are planned in the DZ over the course of the game’s life with weekly/daily challenges and supply drops being the few mentioned so far.

It is impossible to try and cover the whole game here because a) of the sheer size of it and the myriad options available (haven’t even mentioned crafting and the numerous side missions outside the main story) and b) because the end game component is still somewhat unknown.
The graphics/sound are all top notch and definitely feel next gen, the story so far has been excellent and in particular the opening cut scene is superb and really drags you in from the get go. Also so far there have been very little problems with the servers with my brother and I only losing connection once for about a minute out of our 4+ hours of gaming last night, which for an open world game is far more impressive than other titles have managed.

All in all if you enjoy third person shooters or RPG style games then I highly recommend this game as what is present now is excellent and the promise of more to come fills me with hope that this game will run for some time and have great longevity.
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Tom Clancy's The Division - Gold Edition (PS4)
Tom Clancy's The Division - Gold Edition (PS4)

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A great start with more to come, 9 Mar. 2016
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
So this is a tricky one to review at the minute in the sense that so much of this game will only reveal itself once you have ranked up and unlocked all the extra missions/skills and challenges but for those wanting an early view of the game, here it is.

This is a third person cover shooter with RPG/MMO elements, think Gears of War for the way your character moves from cover point to cover point; but then say any RPG you care to name in terms of levelling your character. As you defeat missions and kill the enemies and bosses you will level up and find enemies dropping gear & weapons you can pick up, these get progressively better the further you get in the game, with white items being rubbish, then scaling up with green, blue, purple and then finally what is called “superior gear” being yellow, the current level cap is 30, which I’m sure some “hardcore” will hit really quick, but from my perspective I’ve played 4+ hours and hit level 6 so I foresee it taking a while to max out.
Your character has 3 major attributes with minor attributes that can be improved depending on what gear/weaponry you find or buy from the vendors. Some items will improve your firearms, others health/stamina and the other stat that can be improved is electronics/skill power. This gives you a choice how you wish to develop your character and play style. Want to be a tank with huge health? Have weaker firearms and increase your stamina/HP etc. This also makes for some interesting team play as you work out your role within your group if playing with others, which brings me on to the co-op/pvp mode.
The co-op so far seems excellent being able to drop in and out of games with no fuss whatsoever is painless and easy to do, setting up a group couldn’t be easier with a group management panel in the menu that allows you to invite/join groups with ease. For those wanting to find random players there is options for matchmaking found at various points in the world and when selecting the main story missions on the map, again all seems to work very easily.
Then you have the Dark Zone which offers some of the best (if not the best) gear available, here your aim is to kill AI with the aim of them dropping loot and in game credits, you must then extract that item for you to be able to use it. However other players in the DZ can attack you and steal your item (going rogue in the process) which makes for some extremely tense situations as you wait for the extraction whilst nervously watching the movements of nearby players; in my time so far in the game and the 2 beta’s this has been huge fun, and more activities are planned in the DZ over the course of the game’s life with weekly/daily challenges and supply drops being the few mentioned so far.

It is impossible to try and cover the whole game here because a) of the sheer size of it and the myriad options available (haven’t even mentioned crafting and the numerous side missions outside the main story) and b) because the end game component is still somewhat unknown.
The graphics/sound are all top notch and definitely feel next gen, the story so far has been excellent and in particular the opening cut scene is superb and really drags you in from the get go. Also so far there have been very little problems with the servers with my brother and I only losing connection once for about a minute out of our 4+ hours of gaming last night, which for an open world game is far more impressive than other titles have managed.

All in all if you enjoy third person shooters or RPG style games then I highly recommend this game as what is present now is excellent and the promise of more to come fills me with hope that this game will run for some time and have great longevity.


iPad Case, JETech Slim-Fit iPad Smart Case for Apple iPad 2 iPad 3 iPad 4 with Built-in Stand and Front/Back Protection and Built-In Magnet for Sleep/Wake Feature (Purple)
iPad Case, JETech Slim-Fit iPad Smart Case for Apple iPad 2 iPad 3 iPad 4 with Built-in Stand and Front/Back Protection and Built-In Magnet for Sleep/Wake Feature (Purple)

5.0 out of 5 stars Brilliant quality, I owned the official Apple case for ..., 5 Jan. 2016
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
Brilliant quality, I owned the official Apple case for my iPad 4 and this is better at half the price, a definite must buy


Star Wars: Battlefront (PS4)
Star Wars: Battlefront (PS4)
Offered by Game Trade Online
Price: £15.98

4 of 10 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars this game is excellent and in no way deserves to have an average ..., 20 Nov. 2015
This is going to be unpopular given the current “reviews” but I don’t care, this game is excellent and in no way deserves to have an average rating of 2.5.

First of all no it doesn’t have a single player campaign and guess what I’m alright with that because you know why? I can read and understood from the beginning that this was a multiplayer focused game, dur!

Secondly; yes there is dlc, shock horror! It’s 2015 and whether you like it or not dlc is a thing and happens with most games, not saying its right or wrong (that’s a whole other conversation) but its an option if you happen to like the game its not like Darth Vader is using a Jedi mind trick on you and forcing you to buy it so calm down.

As for the game itself, the graphics and audio are frankly stunning and this is what next gen should look like.
As for content there are 4 planets offering multiple locations tailored for the different game modes. So for example from what I’ve played so far tight corridor fighting in ice caves on Hoth during team deathmatch but then huge outdoors areas with dogfights and vehicles on Hoth whilst playing walker assault, and that is replicated across the 4 planets, so despite what some reviews say there are lots of locations to fight in, don’t be misled thinking 4 planets = 4 locations as there are lots more.

There are 9 different game modes to choose from, from straight forward team deathmatch and capture the flag to the more epic scale 20v20 player Supremacy and Walker Assault modes. Also giving a shout out to heroes v villains which is so much fun playing as Luke, Han, Vader etc.
There is single player content in the game by the way of survival missions which you can do co-op as well and whilst they don’t constitute a campaign they seem good fun and I’ve enjoyed the few I’ve played with my brother so far.

All in all if you go into this game with the expectation of a superb recreation of star wars that is lots of fun to play (which is what its all about after all) and don’t mind not having a huge single player campaign (go to Fallout 4 if you want that) then I’m sure you will enjoy this game immensely.

May the force be with you.
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Guitar Hero Live with Guitar Controller (PS4)
Guitar Hero Live with Guitar Controller (PS4)
Offered by Your IT Delivered
Price: £21.55

6 of 9 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Time to Rock again, 29 Oct. 2015
First off I want to say I was a huge fan of the previous Guitar Hero games, particularly GH 3 and Warriors of Rock (for which I also did a review) you will note that both those games were specifically focused on the Guitar rather than the full band experience and this latest iteration follows that by concentrating solely on the Guitar which for me is a step in the right direction.

Now I hadn't planned on writing a review originally but so many of these reviews here are I feel are misleading and so here we are.
I'll start off with the new Guitar which has a new layout of 3 buttons which are divided into 2 giving 6 in total, the top row are black notes and the bottom row white, it starts off relatively easily with standard combinations of 2 whites or 2 blacks but you quickly come across black/white notes which require you to hold down the both top and bottom row of a specific button which mimics the feel of playing a real guitar far more accurately than the old style 5 button approach.
At first it can feel a bit jarring having played so much of the old style but it quickly becomes second nature and with the new layout of buttons it certainly offers a lot more combinations to learn and to truly master this guitar will take quite a bit of practice. After initially being put off by the new layout I can now say after around 10 hours of play I love it and really feel that it is challenging me far more than the previous version.
As to the game modes it is split into 2 modes, the first is Guitar Hero Live which is essentially the career mode where you play sets of 3-4 songs with the aim of getting 5 stars and with it an awesome rating for the set. These songs are played with a made up band performing with you in front of an audience who react to your performance, play well and the crowd cheer and sing along, play badly and you get booed and the band start getting in your face encouraging you to play better. Other reviewers have said they find this distracting which it may be for them, but personally if you concentrate of the notes coming down and not the background then I find it no problem to play.

The other mode is Guitar Hero TV where you have 2 channels like mtv playing music videos with the notes overlaid which you play along to, whilst playing you compete with others and at the end of the song you will finish between 1-10 earning status points (to level up) and play coins which you can spend on different star powers and accessories and most importantly plays. Plays are used to play any individual song from the GH TV catalogue which normally are only accessed at random from the channels, one concern I had was that "Plays" would be hard to earn thus forcing you to grind out playing the channels to earn them but I have already earned around 50 plays through natural play and still have 28 (roughly left to use) the need therefore to spend real money is not a concern.

Finally the songs, there are many reviews here which complain of the lack of Guitar driven tracks, certainly for the career mode it's a fairly mixed bag with the emphasis on mainstream indie/rock with a few metal tracks and a few pop tracks thrown in. However the TV channels are predominately rock/metal from oldies right through to brand new tracks and so any complaints about not having enough guitar orientated songs are totally unjustified in my opinion.

All in all this feels like a totally reinvigorated return to the franchise and one that is sure to keep me playing for many months, especially as new channels and songs are sent out.
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The Book Of Souls
The Book Of Souls
Price: £14.99

1 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars The best keep getting better, 7 Sept. 2015
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
This review is from: The Book Of Souls (Audio CD)
Hard to put in words my feelings on this album, but quite simply this may be the best album they have ever done in my opinion. Not a dud song on it, with some truly outstanding guitar work underpinned by Harrys bass galloping on in the background in that traditional way that marks the Iron Maiden sound. Almost impossible to pick out favourite moments from over 90 minutes of music, but The Red and The Black may stand out as the best thing they have ever done! The final 5/6 minutes of instrumentation is just classic Iron Maiden pushed to 11 and builds to stunning crescendo after stunning crescendo and when the "woah" chant kicks in I guarantee you will be singing along.
Also i should give mention to Tears of a Clown and Man of Sorrows which sees Maiden adopt a more sombre, almost melachony approach in the subject of their lyrics, with mood to match. An unusual thing to find amongst all the bombast but superbly done, and that leads in perfectly to the slow beautiful opening to epic Empire of the Clouds, which is a genuine epic and is more akin to a opera than a traditional rock song.

Have no doubt that Iron Maiden are still the biggest and best band out there and to be producing an album of this quality so late in their career is nothing short of stunning, simply put if in doubt buy it and you will not regret it!


Mortal Kombat X (PS4)
Mortal Kombat X (PS4)
Offered by Healthy Entertainment
Price: £19.92

24 of 27 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars "Fight!", 14 April 2015
This review is from: Mortal Kombat X (PS4) (Video Game)
This game really feels like the culmination of all the other games come together. The game handles the same as ever, controls haven't changed much at all over the years which means it is very easy to pick up and play. Of course there is more depth to it than mere button bashing and the range of combos that can be carried out is better than ever. Each character now has 3 variants which are significantly different to each other and will encourage a huge amount of replay value learning all their intricacies.

Of course the fatalities, brutalities are back and as gruesome as ever plus the X-Ray moves from MK9 return but beefed up and feel far more rewarding. There is a huge roster of characters with 8 entirely new characters, plus most of the favourites in there all looking better than ever it must said, the graphics really are excellent.

New to this game is the introduction of factions when starting the game for the first time you will be prompted to join one of these factions, every person in this faction whether playing multi-player or not contributes xp to that faction and levels up. When finished maxing out in that faction you can then switch to one of the others and start again; admittedly this isn't all that exciting as levelling up is nothing more than playing the game but it does add extra replay value to the completionists out there who will want to max out every faction.

As far as single player goes the story is fairly short and I have knocked it out in just under 4 hours, far more substantial is the Tower which contains a number of challenges (not sure how many yet) that get progressively harder, completing these unlocks additional content and Koins which can be used to purchase various items in the in game shop similar to MK9.

Multiplayer is the usual fare of 1v1 local or online and King of the Hill winner stays on battles and will doubtless be where the majority of time is spent having battles with friends and is great fun as ever.

Overall this is a superb Mortal Kombat game, may yet prove to be the best to date but will need more time with it before taking that decision.


Mortal Kombat X (Xbox One)
Mortal Kombat X (Xbox One)
Offered by Healthy Entertainment
Price: £20.43

8 of 11 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars "Fight!", 14 April 2015
This game really feels like the culmination of all the other games come together. The game handles the same as ever, controls haven't changed much at all over the years which means it is very easy to pick up and play. Of course there is more depth to it than mere button bashing and the range of combos that can be carried out is better than ever. Each character now has 3 variants which are significantly different to each other and will encourage a huge amount of replay value learning all their intricacies.

Of course the fatalities, brutalities are back and as gruesome as ever plus the X-Ray moves from MK9 return but beefed up and feel far more rewarding. There is a huge roster of characters with 8 entirely new characters, plus most of the favourites in there all looking better than ever it must said, the graphics really are excellent.

New to this game is the introduction of factions when starting the game for the first time you will be prompted to join one of these factions, every person in this faction whether playing multi-player or not contributes xp to that faction and levels up. When finished maxing out in that faction you can then switch to one of the others and start again; admittedly this isn't all that exciting as levelling up is nothing more than playing the game but it does add extra replay value to the completionists out there who will want to max out every faction.

As far as single player goes the story is fairly short and I have knocked it out in just under 4 hours, far more substantial is the Tower which contains a number of challenges (not sure how many yet) that get progressively harder, completing these unlocks additional content and Koins which can be used to purchase various items in the in game shop similar to MK9.

Multiplayer is the usual fare of 1v1 local or online and King of the Hill winner stays on battles and will doubtless be where the majority of time is spent having battles with friends and is great fun as ever.

Overall this is a superb Mortal Kombat game, may yet prove to be the best to date but will need more time with it before taking that decision.


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