Reviews & hands-on

  • Gaming 3 out of 5

    Egypt 3: The Fate of Ramses review

    By 22 July 2004

    If you like solving puzzles, Egypt 3 might just be the title for you, however be warned its not all plain sailing down the Nile. The role-playing point and click adventure game sees you trying to solve the story of the Pharaoh Ramses II. At the ripe old...

  • Cameras 3 out of 5

    Movieshop Deluxe review

    By 16 December 2003

    With digital imaging and multimedia becoming the hottest thing since the Zippo lighter, there is now a host of software solutions to cope with whatever you want to do. Movieshop Deluxe purports to take care of your entire movie making wants and needs...

  • Online 4.5 out of 5

    Learn to speak French v9 review

    By 11 November 2003

    Whether you’re at school or work, learning another language can be an invaluable skill to have if only the learning part was fun. At school up to GCSE you have to study French, but for us oldies - learning after you’ve left school has to be something...

  • Online 4 out of 5

    Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing v15 review

    By 11 November 2003

    Mavis Beacon the teaching guru has been around for a long time, so long in fact, that her teaching typing software is in its fifteenth version. Over that time the software has grown to become the world’s best selling typing program and grown from a...

  • Online 3.5 out of 5

    Zoombinis - Island Odyssey review

    By 14 July 2003

    Aged for the young at heart, Zoombinis - Island Odyssey sees you trying to save 200 Zoombinis and their island. To do this, you have to send your little critters through a series of puzzles that test logic, timing and general puzzle solving capabilities....