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Harmon Kardon – Allure – Review

So we’ve all seen that joke ” Hey Wiretap, Play me some music” Well this is one of those – I at first struggled to understand why people would buy something like this? – Full Disclosure Bs: This came to us on loan via Harman/ Kardon for reivew purposes, No …

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The World of Alita: Battle Angel

In case there is any doubt, James Cameron makes good movies, if you are thinking of big budget destructa-thons (that you still go to see anyway) that’s Michael Bay. By degrees of contrast Cameron’s megalomaniacal perfectionism is as legendary as Michael Bay’s “Meh, slap some explosions in post, its a …

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Sony Wireless NC headphone – Review

Hey team So we’ve had a heap of awesome electronics through to play with lately – here’s we’re looking at the 1000XM2 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones, The last ones I tried were the JBL E65’s Which I rather liked however at a lesser price point – As per full disclosure …

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Mission: Impossible – Fallout – Review

These may be fighting words but I have to say Mission: Impossible – Fallout is more Bond than Bond is these days. The Mission: Impossible series from 3 onward has found its particular groove in modern action movies and the 6th installment Fallout, is no different. I remember when the …

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Sony A7iii – Review

Sony pushes this camera as a ‘ Basic ‘ model, when compared to the flagship A7riii – It’s not a spec smashing monster but is a very capable do all that anyone can use and produce quality images and video with easily. Key Features: 24MP full frame BSI CMOS sensor …

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Dark Tourist – Review

The Netflix series Dark Tourist is at equal parts lurid, voyeuristic, whimsical and emotional sometimes all at the same time. One of my favorite parts of traveling is the situations you find yourself in. The stranger the situation the better the story but this series next levels the weird AirBnB …

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Review – Sonic Mania Plus

Reviewed on: Nintendo Switch – game supplied for review Available on: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One Out Now —– Now, I never played the original release of Sonic Mania when it came out almost a year ago. When it was released, there was a significant demand for a physical-media …

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Hamilton Fighting Game Community Chase Down Thief

Ready? Over the weekend the Hamilton Fighting Game Community (HFGC) hosted their biweekly tournament known as, Hambats. Which I assume is short for Hamilton Battles? I could find out but this is no research piece. It is quite a popular event as the Fighting Game Community is quite big in …

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Webisode #53 – Speedshow Via Piha

In this webisode Sam and Nick check out the Nvidia Shield at Playtech more info on that here Then Soph and Nick head to Karekare falls and Piha then Sam and Nick head to Speedshow A post shared by The Empire Media Group (@theempire_nz) on Jul 21, 2018 at 12:57am …

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Comic-con 2018 Trailer Round Up

Comic-con 2018 sees Warner Bros coming out swinging with a bunch of trailers for their DC movies , what could be M. Night Shymalans return, and a devestatingly good Godzilla  it seems like there is a lot shared universe going on. We also have a bunch of new and returning …

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