Mysteries of Olympus

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on 14 Sep 2016
When a mortal falls in love with a Goddess, there are bound to be problems that need to be overcome.
I am always worried when I see something that has a similar name to an already reviewed product, this I am told is different as you now have Bluetooth but even though my memory is short these still look familiar, why not Further Grind or even Grind 2.

A Tale of Magic

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on 7 Sep 2016
To those in the know Galdor’s Bluff has always been a magical place. And those in the know include the development team at Gunnar Games who have come up with this next title in the Small Town Terrors’ series, namely Galdor’s

869449 evil pumpkin the lost halloweeWhat Happened to Halloween?

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on 31 Aug 2016
Available from GSP, now part of Maximum Games, Evil Pumpkin: The Lost Halloween sets you the task of discovering what happened to Halloween.

869214 WowWee MiPosaur and Track BalControl a Miposaur

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on 28 Aug 2016
These days young children know all about Dinosaurs even probably before they can read, I have to assume that the Miposaur was one of these but my childhood was a long time ago and while we were slightly more advanced than wooden toys the Dinosaur was not in our repertoire.
Not a totally new item but an enhanced version and if anything it is a little smaller than previous versions I have seen. There are occasions when headphones or earbuds are unsuitable and for one reason or another full room speakers also so this small unit can then has its say.

869300 haunted hotel eclipsHaunted Hotel Exploration

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on 17 Aug 2016
Time to put away any fears of monsters to one side as you enter a hotel chosen as the location for a battle to decide who takes control of Earth.
The claim from reichelt is that they sell up to ‘20% cheaper than others’ in the case of this item I see they sell it for £15 and I found another outlet at £24.80 so they certainly exceeded their claim by some way with this item manufactured by Panasonic.

869253 Otherworld Shades of Fall Platinum EditioDefeating the Shade

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on 10 Aug 2016
Taking you on a trip into a magical land is a game that requires you to use the power of Sight to reveal important surroundings.

869140 Olympus LS P1 4 GB Hi Resolution Audio RecordeHand Held Audio Recorder

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on 6 Aug 2016
The latest Olympus product allows you to record your audio memories.

869138 Fantasy Mosaics 16 Six Colors in WonderlanMore Fantasy Mosaics

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on 3 Aug 2016
Spread over 100 levels, Fantasy Mosaic 16 is a puzzle type game that sets you the challenge of creating images made up of coloured tiles.
This is a dual Karaoke system not a toy or an add on to something else, a two mike system and decent amplifier that means in your own home – not the pub – you can find out for yourself how good or bad your voice is without witnesses.
The handy-sized Verbatim Bluetooth Mobile Speaker, 44404, is a practical means of providing decent sound for the traveller.

869063 GOJI COLLECTION GTCINGY16 HeadphoneGoji GCTINGY16 Earbuds

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on 31 Jul 2016
This is one of six of a recently launched range of earbuds three of which are wireless and the other three including this set are corded offerings. So what have they to offer that is not already on the market in other earbuds?

869076 Love Story   The Way HomAn Orphan’s Story

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on 27 Jul 2016
Can you help Katherine find true love and a home she can call her own. ?

869057 Edifier B7 Sound BaEdifer CineSound B7

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on 25 Jul 2016
How do you pack a sub-woofer and a sound bar together in one box, with difficulty is my answer, perhaps they are put together to make sure they stay together, both need mains power but there is no physical link between the two items.

869005 games tick taleOnce a Knight

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on 20 Jul 2016
This next title gives you the opportunity to step back in time and play a game in the style of yesteryear.

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Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on 17 Jul 2016
REV stands for Robotic Enhanced Vehicles and while in this context they are toys – clever toys – we see more and more robotic items in today’s world an early example is the robotic vacuum cleaner that has been around for a while, turning to cars there are currently many worldwide tests of driverless cars.

868920 Echoes of the Past The Kingdom of DespaiRescuing a Kingdom

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on 13 Jul 2016
Entering a kingdom based on magic can be a dangerous occupation especially when a wicked witch is involved. Are you up to the task?

868833 Olympus LS P2 8 GB Hi Resolution Audio RecordeOlympus LS-P2

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on 13 Jul 2016
Three years ago Olympus launched their LM-12 and LM-14 high quality voice and music recorders, the LM-14 was unique in having three microphones. Now they have launched the LS-P1 (4GB internal memory) and LS-P2 (8GB internal memory) the latter also has three microphones but is a lot smaller.

868824 Elektrokidz toElektrokidz

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on 10 Jul 2016
If this dancing toy with unruly hair does not persuade your child to get a decent hair style I am not sure what will do so. This however should keep the youngster amused for a while and any busy parent knows that this is gold.

868841 Living Legends Wrath of the Beast Collector's EditioWhat Goldilocks Did Next

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on 6 Jul 2016
So what did Goldilocks do after eating the porridge and taking an unauthorised nap? You might be surprised.

868752 World Keepers Last ResorKeepers to the Rescue

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on 29 June 2016
An evil force has started to take over the world. You have the task of defeating this force and restoring peace and harmony.

868479 tidal high fidelity streaminTIDAL Streaming Service

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on 27 June 2016
There are lots of streaming services out there perhaps the best known is Spotify but that has one big minus good quality MP3 is the best available. Recently I told you about Qobuz that offered better and here TIDAL that offers you FLAC.

868656 Fantasy Mosaics 15   Ancient LanPenguin History Mosaics

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on 22 June 2016
Mixing together columns, rows, tiles and number clues, this next game takes us through Penguin history.
The Verbatim Bluetooth stereo headphones product reference 44403 are comfortable to wear, provide a nicely balanced sound, have convenient controls and are light in weight.

868604 the last door season 2 collectors editioReturn of The Last Door

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on 15 June 2016
When is the “Last” not the “Last”. Presumably when developers feel a follow-up title is appropriate.

868475 phonaudio headphonePhonAudio Headphones PHN100

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on 12 June 2016
A pair of on/over ear headphones, a pair of rather comfortable on/over ear headphones, a pair of on/over ear headphones giving an excellent sound. Put all these together and you get the PhonAudio Headphones with the less than catchy name of PHN100.

868492 game forsaken soulAre You Afraid?

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on 8 June 2016
I could have entitled this review as “Be Afraid!” which might give you a clue as to the game’s content.
Having recently resurrected the cassette player groov>>e now think that the portable CD Player still has legs. Certainly while I have downloads the majority of my audio collection is still on CD but is that only a generation thing.