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    SVS PB-2000 Pro Subwoofer Review

    by Steve Withers
    SVS PB-2000 Pro Subwoofer Review
    The SVS PB-2000 Pro is the third model in this updated range, complementing the sealed and cylindrical units and bringing deeper bass along with a remote app.  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    Cosmic Sin Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Cosmic Sin Movie Review
    Intended as a very backhanded compliment, Cosmic Sin makes for a perfect companion-piece to Willis' Anti-Life, with both rather apt descriptors for the state of his career choices of late.  
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    Your Honor (Sky/NowTV) TV Show Review

    by Tom Davies
    Your Honor (Sky/NowTV) TV Show Review
    Showtime’s hyper-tense tragedy starring Bryan Cranston and Michael Stuhlbarg comes to Sky and NowTV, over-promising at the outset and then struggling valiantly to deliver.  
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    Yellowstone Season 1 TV Show Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Yellowstone Season 1 TV Show Review
    Taylor Sheridan's excellent modern western show - basically tailor-made for Kevin Costner - finally lands in the UK on Digital and Blu-ray.  
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  • Hi-Fi Review

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    Lypertek Soundfree S20 True Wireless Stereo Earphones Review

    by Greg Hook
    Lypertek Soundfree S20 True Wireless Stereo Earphones Review
    Chinese audio brand Lypertek's new release looks to build on the surprise success of the Tevi (now renamed to Pureplay Z3) with the Soundfree S20, a £69 set featuring wireless charging, Bluetooth 5.0 and up to 40 hours battery life.  
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  • Hi-Fi Review

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    Audio Technica AT-LP5X Turntable Review

    by Ed Selley
    Audio Technica AT-LP5X Turntable Review
    Audio Technica’s talented and affordable turntable gets a makeover - is this enough to ensure it’s still a budget champion?  
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  • Home AV Review

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    Trinnov Audio Altitude16 AV Processor Review

    by Steve Withers
    Trinnov Audio Altitude16 AV Processor Review
    Updated 26th February 2021: The Trinnov Altitude16 AV processor delivers remarkable performance and unparalleled flexibility with sixteen channels of processing, the incredible Trinnov Optimizer, and support for Dolby Atmos, DTS:X Pro, and Auro-3D.  
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  • Gaming Review

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    Audeze Penrose Gaming Headphones Review

    by Greg Hook
    Audeze Penrose Gaming Headphones Review
    100mm Planar Magnetic Drivers, Wireless PC and Console support, broadcast quality microphone, could the Penrose at £300 be the must buy gaming headset?  
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  • Gaming Review

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    The Nioh Collection (PS5) Review

    by Rik Henderson
    The Nioh Collection (PS5) Review
    Remastered versions of Nioh and Nioh 2 for PS5. Relive the entire saga, including all DLC, with 4K resolution and up to 120fps gameplay. Data from PS4 versions can be transferred over to pick up where players left off.  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    Wrong Turn (2021) Movie Review

    by Tom Davies
    Wrong Turn (2021) Movie Review
    Retooled by Alan B McElroy, the screenwriter of the original Wrong Turn, the picture on this remake is very comfortably in focus for 110 minutes.  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    Big Sky (Disney+/Star) TV Show Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Big Sky (Disney+/Star) TV Show Review
    Big Sky launches in the UK as Disney Plus's first Star Original, hitting you with the opening two episodes which try their best to give you enough shock-tactic revelations to get you hooked.  
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    Archenemy Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Archenemy Movie Review
    Adam Egypt Mortimer's Joe Manganiello-starring indie superhero flick Archenemy boasts some superb ideas and a few innovative ways of sidestepping its budgetary limitations.  
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  • Hi-Fi Review

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    PMC twenty5 23i Loudspeaker Review

    by Ed Selley
    PMC twenty5 23i Loudspeaker Review
    The smallest floorstander in the 25i range is also the strongest selling model in the range. Is this slender two way, the great all-rounder?  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    Lovecraft Country: The Complete First Season Blu-ray Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Lovecraft Country: The Complete First Season Blu-ray Review
    Following suit from their excellent Watchmen follow-up, HBO's Lovecraft Country effortlessly blends Lovecraftian horror-fantasy with arguably even more terrifying hate and race-crimes still shockingly as relevant as ever.  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    Demons 2 4K Blu-ray Review

    by Simon Crust
    Demons 2 4K Blu-ray Review
    Continuing our look at the Demons 4K Box-set, things get even more 80s but the lavish Box-set from Arrow makes up for it.  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    I Care a Lot (Amazon) Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    I Care a Lot (Amazon) Movie Review
    Pike delivers a strikingly sociopathic solo performance in this ultimately tonally inept dark crime comedy drama mystery thingy that Amazon scooped up on the sly.  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    For All Mankind Season 2 Premiere (Apple TV+) TV Show Review

    by Cas Harlow
    For All Mankind Season 2 Premiere (Apple TV+) TV Show Review
    Apple TV+'s fantastic flagship sci-fi drama - from Battlestar Galactica's Ronald D. Moore - returns for an 80s-infused second tour.  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    Demons 4K Blu-ray Review

    by Simon Crust
    Demons 4K Blu-ray Review
    Italian shock horror has never been so cheesy, we take a look at Lamberto Bava's Demons films, newly released as a 4K Box-set by Arrow.  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    The Map of Tiny Perfect Things (Amazon) Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    The Map of Tiny Perfect Things (Amazon) Movie Review
    We take a belated look at this surprisingly engaging young rom-com spin on Groundhog Day / Edge of Tomorrow that makes for a solid late Valentines' movie.  
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  • Hi-Fi Review

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    Piega Premium Wireless 301 Active Speaker System Review

    by Ed Selley
    Piega Premium Wireless 301 Active Speaker System Review
    Piega has turned its distinctive metal cabinet speakers into a compact active system. Is this yet another premium soundbar alternative?  
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    NAD M28 7-Channel Power Amplifier Review

    by Steve Withers
    NAD M28 7-Channel Power Amplifier Review
    NAD's latest Master Series power amplifier delivers seven channels of Class D grunt thanks to Purifi's new Eigentakt technology.  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    Willy's Wonderland Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Willy's Wonderland Movie Review
    Like some mad love-child of The Guest, Mandy and Escape Room, this stylish alternative survival horror may just prove another welcome exception to the rule amidst Nic Cage's latest works.  
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    News of the World (Netflix) Movie Review

    by Tom Davies
    News of the World (Netflix) Movie Review
    Paul Greengrass and Luke Davies adapt the Paulette Jiles book for the screen in a near perfectly crafted Western.  
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  • TV Review

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    Samsung Q800T (QE65Q800T) 8K QLED TV Review

    by Phil Hinton
    Samsung Q800T (QE65Q800T) 8K QLED TV Review
    The Samsung Q800T is the third tier of the 2020 8K TV range and features the Quantum Processor 8K AI, Object Tracking Sound+, HDR10+ and the Samsung Tizen smart TV system with YouTube 8K. So is it time to move up in resolution? Let's find out...  
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    Ender's Game 4K Blu-ray Review

    by Simon Crust
    Ender's Game 4K Blu-ray Review
    We check out the UK release of Ender's Game - is it all new or just a US port?  
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  • Gaming Review

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    Little Nightmares II Review (Xbox One)

    by Ian Collen
    Little Nightmares II Review (Xbox One)
    A nightmare you won’t want to wake up from, this delightfully dark twist on the platform genre is as beautiful as it is haunting.  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    Anti-Life Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Anti-Life Movie Review
    After a decade of meandering pay-cheque roles, Willis finds unexpected comeback success in sci-fi... oh wait, that was Looper.  
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  • Hi-Fi Review

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    Musical Fidelity M2si Integrated Amplifier Review

    by Ed Selley
    Musical Fidelity M2si Integrated Amplifier Review
    In a world where integrated amplifiers are festooned with additional features, Musical Fidelity delivers an exercise in considered minimalism in the form of the M2si - does this focus pay off?  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    Kajillionaire Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Kajillionaire Movie Review
    Although her recent press may have overshadowed this digital debut, Evan Rachel Wood's standout lead performance, amidst an impressive ensemble, carries this quirky alternative comedy drama gem.  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    Bliss (Amazon) Movie Review

    by Tom Davies
    Bliss (Amazon) Movie Review
    Mike Cahill's new high-concept romance for Amazon is big on ideas but small on detail. But can Owen Wilson hold it all together?  
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    Elysium 4K Blu-ray Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Elysium 4K Blu-ray Review
    Neill Blomkamp's Matt Damon-starring sci-fi actioner Elysium gets a stunning native 4K upgrade and a stomping Atmos track to boot.  
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    Possessor Blu-ray Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Possessor Blu-ray Review
    David Cronenberg's son Brandon unleashes an impressive sophomore directorial effort with this dark sci-fi that trades in Ex Machina and Ghost in the Shell vibes, by way of classic Cronenberg body horror.  
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    ZeroZeroZero (Sky/NowTV) TV Show Review

    by Tom Davies
    ZeroZeroZero (Sky/NowTV) TV Show Review
    A full year after its release to the rest of the world, the labyrinthine crime drama washes up on our shores with 5 tons of cocaine and a score to settle.  
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  • Hi-Fi Review

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    McIntosh MA7200 Integrated Amplifier Review

    by Ed Selley
    McIntosh MA7200 Integrated Amplifier Review
    The MA7200 combines classic features associated with the McIntosh brand with some modern ones too. Is this an amp for all seasons?  
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  • Movies & TV Review

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    Greenland (Amazon Prime) Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Greenland (Amazon Prime) Movie Review
    Gerard Butler's latest disaster flick trades a blockbuster budget for heightened ground-level peril and tense, occasionally even realistic, drama.  
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    A Perfect Planet 4K Blu-ray Review

    by Simon Crust
    A Perfect Planet 4K Blu-ray Review
    The latest wildlife documentary from the BBC is a contender for the best picture ever.  
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    Palmer (Apple TV+) Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Palmer (Apple TV+) Movie Review
    Apple TV+ once again delivers in quality far above quantity, affording Justin Timberlake easily the best work of his limited career, in a worthy small-scale tale of redemption.  
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    Muscle Movie Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Muscle Movie Review
    British filmmaker Gerard Johnson's Muscle is an oppressive and punishing indie gem with an admirable stylistic streak, eliciting a surprisingly threatening performance from Craig Fairbrass.  
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  • Gaming Review

    Gods Will Fall Review (Xbox One)

    by Ian Collen
    Gods Will Fall Review (Xbox One)
    A challenging hack and slash adventure with a genuine Game Over dynamic that can captivate and infuriate in equal measure.  
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    Paradigm Defiance V12 Subwoofer Review

    by Steve Withers
    Paradigm Defiance V12 Subwoofer Review
    The Paradigm Defiance V12 subwoofer not only offers a 12-inch driver and 250W of dynamic peak power, but also includes a remote app and Anthem Room Correction. The even better news is that all this cutting-edge subwoofery won't break the bank.  
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