Hello and welcome to this week’s SFX Bargains round up. This week we’ve got everything from classic TV and cuddly toys through to something to keep your Rail Card in. Read on for tempting bargains and titillating trinkets to spend your hard earned cash on…(opens in new tab)
On Amazon this week we found some classic Doctor Who adventures in the form of three tales from the The Twin Dilemma (opens in new tab) on DVD for £7.97 , Meglos (opens in new tab) for £10.57 and The Creature From The Pit (opens in new tab) for £6.49 from the Tom Baker era. And Frontios (opens in new tab) for £7.79 and Four to Doomsday (opens in new tab) for £5.49 from the Peter Davison years.(opens in new tab)
Visit the other Hellmouth next, you know, the one in Romford, with bizarre spoof comedy Garth Marenghi's Darkplace (opens in new tab) . The complete series is on DVD for £6.97(opens in new tab)
Fancy some post apocalyptic robot mayhem? Why not check out Hardware . The special edition release of this 2000AD short story inspired film is available on a special edition Blu-ray (opens in new tab) for £8.99 and on DVD (opens in new tab) for £9 . With just a penny in it the Blu-ray is probably the best bet.(opens in new tab)
Go all the way back to the start of the recently cancelled Sanctuary and witness Amanda Tapping with an English(?) accent in season one (opens in new tab) is on DVD for £13.9 7 and the second season (opens in new tab) is an even cheaper £10.99 .(opens in new tab)
Next up we have perhaps the best sci-fi crime drama ever shown ever anywhere. The amazing complete Crime Traveller (opens in new tab) can be yours on DVD for just £6.19 . Go on… You know you want to…(opens in new tab)
A few “deals of the Week” from Play next: We have zombie in Africa with The Dead on Blu-ray for £8.49 . The strange pairing of Superman and Superman Returns again on Blu-ray for £5.99 . Isn’t that like watching the same film twice? And finally from Play’s “Deals of the Week” we have Steven Soderbergh’s killer virus film Contagion on triple play for £9.98.(opens in new tab)
On our wander round Asda this week we spotted Chronicle, Journey 2: The Mysterious Island, Sherlock Holmes 2, Underworld, Darkest Hour and Iron Sky for £10 each on DVD.(opens in new tab)
Darkest Hour and Chronicle were also available on Blu-ray for £14.97 each and Iron Sky for £12.97 . Asda also had an offer on on sci-fi Blu-rays: You can pick up the X-Men Quadrilogy, Fantastic Four double sets, 28 Days and Weeks Later and an Aliens vs. Predator boxed set for £10 each.(opens in new tab)
Also in Asda this week we found cute little talking Dalek key rings for £4 each. Staying with Daleks for a moment Play have everyone’s favourite Whovian menace immortalized in drinking mug for £7.99 .(opens in new tab)
From the forum this week Beaker found the X-Men - Ultimate Collection (opens in new tab) on Blu-ray for £21.97 . Not bad a bad price for all five X-Men movies . The ever reliable Silver Fox 67 told us about the Quantum Leap season one to five complete boxed set (opens in new tab) on DVD for just £35.97 . Oh Boy.(opens in new tab)
Random suggestions next and this week Play have a range of sci-fi themed travel pass holders for £2.99 each. You can get Doctor Who with the logos of UNIT , the Time Lord Council and Adipose Industries . There’s one featuring Mega City One’s favourite law man Judge Dredd . Also available are some Marvel related ones including Stark Industries , Atlas Foundation and Captain America's Shield Logo . There are plenty more designs to tempt you here . Check it out; there may be just the pass for you.(opens in new tab)
Fans of Ridley Scott can prepare themselves for Prometheus with this creepy little Alien : 3D wall relief from Play for £10.99 .(opens in new tab)
Finally for this week how about a microwavable Clangers hotties to keep you warm at night. Available in two different designs for £14.99 from Totally Funky.
As ever we want as many bargains ideas for our readers as we can get so if you see anything we’ve covered this week cheaper somewhere else please mention it in the comments section below. And remember; if anyone out there spots a sci-fi bargain they want to share then please head over to our forum and mention it in the relevant thread. This thread is for bargain films and this one is for TV bargains and finally this thread is for any random bargain you might find. Keep your eyes peeled for great offers for your fellow SFX ers and maybe your find will be in the bargain list next time.