868834 WowWee 0420 REV Robotic Enchanced Vehicles ToWow Wee REV

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on Jul 17, 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 Jul 13, 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 Jul 13, 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 Jul 10, 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 Jul 6, 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 June 29, 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 June 27, 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 June 22, 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 June 15, 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 June 12, 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 June 8, 2016
I could have entitled this review as “Be Afraid!” which might give you a clue as to the game’s content.

868248 Groov e GVPS110 Retro Series Personal CD Playegroov>>e Portable CD Player

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on June 5, 2016
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.

868418 Nelly Cootalot The Fowl FleeNelly the Pirate

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on June 1, 2016
One of my grandmother’s was named Nelly but she was nothing like the main character of this next game

868243 Skullcandy Grind Wireless On Ear HeadphonSkullcandy Grind

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on May 29, 2016
Bluetooth audio systems able to play music from your phones, here a device that you just link via Bluetooth and the music plays as long as you have charge no lead is required.

868270 gamehouse Kronville   Stolen DreamFinding Missing Children

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on May 25, 2016
Are you ready to enter various dreamland environments as you search for children missing from Kronville?

868245 2Raumfeld Start speaker2Raumfeld Start

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on May 25, 2016
Having recently told you about their rather good Sounddeck here are a pair of speakers that can be used in several ways and that even includes multi room use. With these speakers the sounds on your phone will never have sounded so good.

868224 Dark Parables The Final Cinderella Collectors EditioProtecting Cinderella

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on May 18, 2016
No doubt you know the story of the first Cinderella. But perhaps you are not as familiar with the tale of the Final Cinderella especially when it forms part of the Dark Parables series of titles.

868034 ne For All Bluetooth Music ReceiveOne For All Music Receiver

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on May 18, 2016
This device turns an Audio System without Bluetooth into an Audio System with Bluetooth providing you have either RCA jacks or a 3.5mm audio input, however it has an extra not found on a lot of other devices it also has Wolfson DAC.
I thought I would have reviewed my last cassette player quite a long time ago but if someone now brings one out they must think there is still a demand, perhaps the mix tape as a way of breaking the ice with a partner may be making a comeback.

868103 wadjetey games shardlighAvoiding Green Lung

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on May 11, 2016
It will not come as a surprise to regular game players to hear that Shadlight, developed by Wadjet Eye Games, is a point and click adventure offering that is set in a world where everything is a little off-kilter. In fact the world of Shadlight takes you into an environment that has come about following a post-apocalyptic blast which occurred some 20 years earlier. This is a world where what is left of the population has split into distinct classes.

868030 Roku 2 Streaming Media Player 4205Roku 2 Streamin Box

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on May 9, 2016
Having reviewed other Roku items the Roku 2 seems something that until now has passed me by so when offered one to review I thought I would put that oversight right. Roku are one of the big companies in streaming things to your TV the box claims ‘1500+ channels’.

868045 big fish Parallels CrosBack to School

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on May 5, 2016
Spread over five chapters, the game of Parallel’s Cross is situated in the grounds and buildings that make up a boarding school with the name of Westerfeld Manor. As you play this graphics adventure offering that is available for purchasing and downloading from various gaming sites, you are cast in the role of a mother who son has gone missing during a car journey.

867761 Edifier Sound Bar B3 bluetootEdifer Cinesound SoundBar

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on May 2, 2016
Having recently reviewed a Sounddeck and a Soundbase that both sit under your TV. I now turn my attention to a Sound Bar that can sit in front of your TV or be mounted on your wall if that is where your TV lives.

867931 Game Hidden Expedition The Uncharted IslandSaving the World

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on Apr 27, 2016
Mixing together pirates, Leonardo da Vinci invention and islands within the Bermuda Triangle, this next game sets you the task of thwarting a plan to dominate the world.

867755 Raumfeld Wireless Streaming SounddecRaumfeld Sounddeck

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on Apr 22, 2016
Sound Bars have been around for a while, they started life as a means of improving the quality and range of the poor quality TV sound, they had one drawback the need for space in front of the TV which could be a problem, enter the Sounddeck and the TV sits on the deck.

867835 Haunted Legends The Undertaker Collectors EditioAnd the Dead shall Rise

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on Apr 20, 2016
With its title of Haunted Legends: The Undertaker, you should have a pretty good idea that this next game will involve zombies at some point and you would be correct.

867656 big fish Spear of Destiny The Final JourneThe Spear of Destiny

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on Apr 12, 2016
The One holding the Spear of Destiny will rule the World. Can you stop it happening?

867629 Groov e Tempo Wireless Bluetooth Headphones MicrophonGroov>>e Tempo

Published in Entertainment by paul_smart on Apr 10, 2016
A lightweight pair of on-ear headphones which most will use with their SmartPhones as it does have the controls needed to answer a phone call and the built in microphone is perfectly adequate for any passer-by to think you are talking to yourself.

867655 Mysteries of the Past Shadow of the DaemoShadow of the Daemon

Published in Entertainment by mfereday on Apr 9, 2016
As a paranormal investigator you should be prepared for the unusual as you try to solve the mystery surrounding the Big Pine Lodge.