Gadgetoid

gadg-et-oid [gaj-it-oid]

-adjective

1. having the characteristics or form of a gadget;
resembling a mechanical contrivance or device.

Archive for November, 2008

Dead Space Isn’t Scaring Me

Maybe I’m missing out on something special by lazily galavanting through Dead Space on easy difficulty. But should difficulty really affect the atmospheric creation of fear that fundamentally? I don’t think so. And as every surprise thus far has already…

Gadgets for Xmas

The dark, cold nights are settling in and the number of shopping days left until December 25th grows smaller. If you’re unsure of what to get the gadget-lover in your household then why not take a look at these: Sandberg…

Fallout 3 – Xbox 360

Review by Johnus Maximus Set in the desolated post-apocalyptic wastelands of Washington DC in the year 2277, Fallout 3 is an immersive and gripping action RPG that allows you to carve your own destiny in the bleak aftermath of a…

Home Sweet Home

Gadget coverage will resume shortly now I’m back in the UK recovering from mosquito bites and the harsh summer sun in Mauritius. It’s a beautiful country, for sure, but I’m not a heat person and definitely, definitely not a mosquito…

Opoona – Wii

By Ken Bool Opoona is a role-playing game developed by ArtePiazza and published by Koei for the Wii. It was released in September 2008 and is an exclusive to Wii title that is easy to play and suitable for ages…

BradyGames official strategy guide for World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King

We’re only a few days away from Wrath of the Lich King, the hotly anticipated 2nd expansion to World of Warcraft and to coincide with its launch, strategy guide publisher BradyGames have announced their 352 page official strategy guide. The…

Quantum of Solace – Xbox 360

Review by Johnus Maximus Bond is back. Recently released in cinemas, Quantum of Solace is the 22nd Bond film and to coincide with its release you can get this first person shooter which covers the key action from both the…

FIFA 09 – Xbox 360

Review by Johnus Maximus Football fans get your consoles ready as the latest instalment of the FIFA Football franchise hit the stores in October, and is jam packed full of clubs, stadiums and playing modes as well as all your…

AipTek MyNote Premium II Digital Notepad Review

Digital Notepads are an interesting breed that, with the advent of E-Ink, should become exceptionally convenient replacements for traditional pen and paper note-taking in a few years time. In the here and now, however, the most cost effective digital notepads…

Edifier MP300 Plus Portable 2.1 Audio

Stretching the term “portable” somewhat, Edifier have produced a zero compromise 2.1 portable audio solution that includes a discrete subwoofer and two satellites in a nifty little carry case. It’s all really rather pretty, with the 9w subwoofer made from…