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10-06-19 11:43 PM
VulkansNodosaurus Garro (Horus Heresy 42) - 4/10
09-02-19 08:08 PM
VulkansNodosaurus Legacy of Dorn - 9/10


Watchers of the Throne: the Emperor's Legion - 5/10


Blood of Iax - 7/10


The Lords of Silence - 10/10


Shroud of Night - 9/10


Carcharodons: Outer Dark - 8/10


The Voice of Mars - 10/10


Ciaphas Cain:
For the Emperor 9/10
Caves of Ice 7/10
The Traitor's Hand 9/10
(yeah, I'm a bit behind on actually reading those....)


The Beast Arises:
I am Slaughter 7/10
Predator, Prey 6/10
The Emperor Expects 8/10
The Last Wall 8/10
(on sheer entertainment value, the Emperor Expects + Last Wall were both 10/10, but the inconsistencies are already piling up, and more generally I have issues with the presentation of the M32 setting.)



The Solar War - 7/10
05-15-19 09:50 PM
Paceyjg Lords of Silence - 9/10
05-15-19 09:50 PM
Paceyjg Lukas the Trickster - 8/10
05-15-19 09:49 PM
Paceyjg The Master of Mankind - 9.5/10
05-15-19 09:48 PM
Paceyjg Corax - 5/10
10-29-18 07:06 PM
VulkansNodosaurus Rise of the Ynnari: Ghost Warrior 5/10


Something about it just didn't inspire me - maybe the eldar were just too human. Also, plugging in one of the villains saying "make NNN great again" was really cringe-worthy. There's a difference between having political relevance and shunting the reader out of the story. But when the book worked, it worked.



The Last Hunt 8/10


The ending was a bit too tidy, but generally, it was a very solid book with a great feeling of atmosphere.


Ferrus Manus: Gorgon of Medusa 9/10


This one is still in flux. In general, it was a phenomenal book. The downside was the portrayal of Ferrus being insufficiently awesome, so to speak. Ferrus needed a portrayal that showed why he was chosen to lead seven Legions at Isstvan, and this wasn't it. At all.



Perturabo: Hammer of Olympia 1/10


The rest of the book was decent, the hrud were fittingly scary, but the portrayal of Perturabo was so abysmal as to break any numerical scale. I think Haley is just bad at writing "left-brain" characters - he writes Guilliman badly in Dark Imperium, and this abomination is even worse.
09-27-18 08:18 PM
Paceyjg Praetorian of Dorn - 8/10
09-23-18 12:59 AM
Khorne's Fist Lords of Silence, 8/10. Very good look into the DG, and how they currently stand after their new codex.
09-06-18 02:55 PM
Khorne's Fist Slaves to Darkness, 7/10. Nice to catch up with the traitor primarchs, with seven of them featuring to a greater or lesser extent, setting up the advance on Terra.
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