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Forum: Black Library Fiction   12-09-17, 08:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,955
Posted By Knockagh
Canít wait to read this but itís in a queue,...

Canít wait to read this but itís in a queue, mustnít skip the queue! Wrecking me!
Forum: Black Library Fiction   12-04-17, 05:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,775
Posted By Knockagh
Agree. I think it would even have been a good...

Agree. I think it would even have been a good opportunity to throw in a book by a new or lesser known author on some guard related topic. Or a compilation of the popular regimental standard emails in...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   11-12-17, 02:07 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,450
Posted By Knockagh
I read this thread again for the first time since...

I read this thread again for the first time since 2014. It?s unbelievable that Annandale is still getting away with his awful writing. Terrible then, terrible today and I?m sure terrible tomorrow. BL...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   11-02-17, 08:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,377
Posted By Knockagh
Hopefully a little more variety than this will...

Hopefully a little more variety than this will appear in 2018, this list seems a little dominated by space marines
Forum: Black Library Fiction   10-07-17, 10:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,048
Posted By Knockagh
Lots of good reads in that bag! Only one I?m not...

Lots of good reads in that bag! Only one I?m not tempted by is Annandale Crow book. First one was woeful.

Limited ed releases seem to have calmed down. Not one in the new ?old world look? on the...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   09-19-17, 05:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,775
Posted By Knockagh
I'm in the same boat. It's a very bland looking...

I'm in the same boat. It's a very bland looking book. Especially when you compare it to the lovely limited eds that have been coming out recently.
I will probably buy it too. Only thing I would...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   09-17-17, 10:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,775
Posted By Knockagh
Ghosts book plus trinkets is £85! That's a fair...

Ghosts book plus trinkets is £85! That's a fair bit of cash.... they had £40 on it when it briefly first went up. Bit of a hike.
Forum: Black Library Fiction   09-16-17, 04:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,282
Posted By Knockagh
Sounds great! Can't wait. I ordered the limited...

Sounds great! Can't wait. I ordered the limited ed, so I will likely have to wait until everyone has read the book before they get round to sending it out. Glad it's going to be worth the wait though
Forum: Black Library Fiction   09-16-17, 01:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,282
Posted By Knockagh
Whats the balance fighting to dialogue/story? ...

Whats the balance fighting to dialogue/story?

I'm really hoping we get a good look again at another aspect of imperial society, not just a fight on earth. But I have great faith in Chris!
Forum: Black Library Fiction   09-16-17, 12:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,282
Posted By Knockagh
The limited edition halved in price? It didn't...

The limited edition halved in price? It didn't for me. Which edition did you buy?
Forum: Black Library Fiction   09-08-17, 08:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,775
Posted By Knockagh
The Gaunts Ghosts limited ed looks pretty...

The Gaunts Ghosts limited ed looks pretty awesome, I see it's disappeared from the coming soon section. Pretty cool getting all the additional bits and pieces with it. Although I'm a little peeved...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   08-22-17, 07:04 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,603
Posted By Knockagh
There have been limited eds every month for the...

There have been limited eds every month for the whole of 2017! I know I have them all! But yes I agree there are too many. Too much of a good thing isn't good. It's made worse by the Primarchs...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   08-19-17, 10:41 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,603
Posted By Knockagh
I would appreciate this too! Don't have enough...

I would appreciate this too! Don't have enough reading time to go back and reread!
Forum: Black Library Fiction   08-19-17, 10:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,184
Posted By Knockagh
Yes they are all great. I'm about half way...

Yes they are all great. I'm about half way through resurrection. Enjoying it. Very descriptive, I find covenant hard to feel any affection for as a character but I like many of the others.
Forum: Black Library Fiction   08-09-17, 09:23 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 10,959
Posted By Knockagh
@Shandathe, couldn't agree more on the importance...

@Shandathe, couldn't agree more on the importance of characters and ongoing character development to bring about fan attachment to the books.
I think they have realised this to a degree with the...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   08-09-17, 07:45 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 10,959
Posted By Knockagh
First Guy Haley book I didn't enjoy. Some moments...

First Guy Haley book I didn't enjoy. Some moments of brightness but otherwise a fairly dull marine book. After the wonder he pulled off with Dante I was pretty disappointed.
There's so much I'm...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   08-07-17, 10:12 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,603
Posted By Knockagh
there's a lesson in how to loose sales momentum.

there's a lesson in how to loose sales momentum.
Forum: Black Library Fiction   08-06-17, 06:35 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,603
Posted By Knockagh
A copy of the first book just finished on ebay...

A copy of the first book just finished on ebay for £300. 500 less of them floating about than this new one I suppose. It's a lot for a fairly new book in this genre I think. I collect some old books...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   07-07-17, 08:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,268
Posted By Knockagh
I smell Ravenor box set....

I smell Ravenor box set....
Forum: Black Library Fiction   06-09-17, 12:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,659
Posted By Knockagh
Never quite been a fan of the art-style for the...

Never quite been a fan of the art-style for the Primarchs-series-covers, but Ferrus Manus looks damn awesome there. But what is up with the faces on Ruinstorm?! No no!![/QUOTE]

I know they aren't...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   06-05-17, 06:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,659
Posted By Knockagh
Ferrus cover looks amazing! Very nice indeed. ...

Ferrus cover looks amazing! Very nice indeed.
Ruinstorm by Annandale, boy am I bored of that mans writing. Cool cover but not looking forward to that plodding read.
Forum: Black Library Fiction   06-03-17, 07:03 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 10,959
Posted By Knockagh
I've never had a problem with the gilt edges on...

I've never had a problem with the gilt edges on the pages. My main problem has been the spine. Here is my carrion throne copy after one reading. As you can see there is little trace of gold left.
Forum: Black Library Fiction   06-03-17, 05:44 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 10,959
Posted By Knockagh
by the look of this one it's done in the same...

by the look of this one it's done in the same style as Jain Zar, which is totally different to Carrion Throne, Dante and Warlord. Jain Zar had a laminated front and only the spine is leather effect,...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   06-01-17, 07:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,627
Posted By Knockagh
I'm pretty confident this is a production issue...

I'm pretty confident this is a production issue they are sorting out. This is a new format they are trying which everyone loves the look of it's the robustness of the product. And I'm sure it's...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   06-01-17, 01:26 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 10,959
Posted By Knockagh
Guy Haley is definitely my man of the moment. His...

Guy Haley is definitely my man of the moment. His books have been great. Give him a go, I would be surprised if you didn't like him.
Forum: Black Library Fiction   05-31-17, 09:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,627
Posted By Knockagh
I haven't got my new copy yet. But my first copy...

I haven't got my new copy yet. But my first copy arrived perfect but rubbed off just reading it. There was hardly any gold left by the time I got to the end. I'm not rough with books at all,...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   05-22-17, 04:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,627
Posted By Knockagh
I've had this happen to Dante, Warlord and...

I've had this happen to Dante, Warlord and Carrion Throne. Not straight away it's worn badly while I've been reading them. Each time I've sent off an email and been supplied with a new copy, well I'm...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   05-11-17, 09:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 902
Posted By Knockagh
Dante is essential reading. Really fantastic I...

Dante is essential reading. Really fantastic I guarantee you will love it. The carrion throne is great so far but im not finished it yet.
Forum: Black Library Fiction   05-08-17, 09:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,234
Posted By Knockagh
Last time their was a slack month we got hit with...

Last time their was a slack month we got hit with the Ghosts trilogy. I didn't buy it but I won't be able to resist Ravenor. It's coming like a bad dream
Forum: Black Library Fiction   05-08-17, 06:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,234
Posted By Knockagh
Bit of a light month June. I predict a suprise...

Bit of a light month June. I predict a suprise Ravenor box set with my mystical powers ????
Forum: Black Library Fiction   05-04-17, 04:56 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,603
Posted By Knockagh
Would have preferred it in the new limited ed...

Would have preferred it in the new limited ed style.
Forum: Black Library Fiction   04-24-17, 09:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,426
Posted By Knockagh
Personally I though this was a poor book. The end...

Personally I though this was a poor book. The end of level baddie was just way over the top. I thought it just pretty boring tbh.
I agree with the original poster that ADBs grey knight were pretty...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   04-24-17, 09:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,675
Posted By Knockagh
Oh and Titanicus is way way better.

Oh and Titanicus is way way better.
Forum: Black Library Fiction   04-24-17, 09:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,675
Posted By Knockagh
Good book, I'm not a book reviewer though just a...

Good book, I'm not a book reviewer though just a reader! It's not all titan shooty shooty. There's a great side story runs throughout it I really loved. Annandale is what he is, an ok writer. This, I...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   04-19-17, 08:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,039
Posted By Knockagh
Have to admit I didn't get around to buying any....

Have to admit I didn't get around to buying any. The recent daily series has me interested though. But as you say it's on the expensive side for what it is.
Forum: Black Library Fiction   04-06-17, 05:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,627
Posted By Knockagh
Ordered that sucker up straight away. Noticed...

Ordered that sucker up straight away. Noticed they have put up pictures with releasing the pre orders which is great. It felt completely wrong buying without even a photo of the book.
Jain Zar has...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   04-04-17, 03:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,675
Posted By Knockagh
''Tis strange indeed. They have been pretty...

''Tis strange indeed. They have been pretty prompt getting out the pre orders on release of recent and getting new pre orders up. My emails had been coming after delivery Olson which was a pleasant...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   04-04-17, 08:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,675
Posted By Knockagh
Have you got yours yet? I'm still awaiting mine.

Have you got yours yet? I'm still awaiting mine.
Forum: Black Library Fiction   04-01-17, 08:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 671
Posted By Knockagh
It was a good book I agree. However.....I don't...

It was a good book I agree. However.....I don't know the whole primarch series I feel lacks cohesion. Russ and Magnus have both been interesting tales, not exactly character defining but good little...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   03-29-17, 05:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,759
Posted By Knockagh
At a quick look not much changed. Bit easier to...

At a quick look not much changed. Bit easier to see what formats books are available in that's about it I think.
Forum: Black Library Fiction   03-27-17, 05:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 917
Posted By Knockagh
I alway read them. I enjoy reading a nice heavy...

I alway read them. I enjoy reading a nice heavy book with thick paper. The thin pulp paper in the box sets puts me off slightly.
Forum: Black Library Fiction   03-24-17, 01:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 848
Posted By Knockagh
Chatter is that BL realise that they made a boob...

Chatter is that BL realise that they made a boob out of the series and they are trying hard with some new books that will have a bit more depth and world/character building. That all sounds positive...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   03-24-17, 09:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 917
Posted By Knockagh
I have the Cain and Eisenhorn ones too. I would...

I have the Cain and Eisenhorn ones too. I would be pretty confident that we will see Ravenor this year. Not so sure about Cain. Though I would far rather have seen the Eisenhorn and Ravenor trilogies...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   03-23-17, 07:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 917
Posted By Knockagh
Anyone buy this? It doesn't seem to be selling as...

Anyone buy this? It doesn't seem to be selling as well as I thought. I'm very fickle I didn't buy them because of the red spines, I thought it looked cheap!!

Most interested in how the series...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   03-23-17, 06:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 848
Posted By Knockagh
Honestly I tried and tried with this series. I...

Honestly I tried and tried with this series. I really wanted to like it, I bought 4 of them. Honestly they are terrible. Some moments of glory, like nurgles garden, but so very very few. It's just...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   03-22-17, 08:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,759
Posted By Knockagh
Good for you. Wondering if it's just the case for...

Good for you. Wondering if it's just the case for you two or is it common problem for other books ?[/QUOTE]

It might be a problem with thIs particular book but I've bought loads of limited...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   03-22-17, 07:51 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,759
Posted By Knockagh
Web site changes approach! They must be reading...

Web site changes approach! They must be reading these threads!

I emailed about the gold spine flaking and they immediately came back to say they would replace it so they must have some copies...
Forum: Black Library Fiction   03-21-17, 08:48 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,759
Posted By Knockagh
It didn't come like that, its worn off. I didn't...

It didn't come like that, its worn off. I didn't notice until last night.
Forum: Black Library Fiction   03-21-17, 05:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,759
Posted By Knockagh
Haven't got round to sending the email yet but I...

Haven't got round to sending the email yet but I think it's quite bad.
Forum: Black Library Fiction   03-20-17, 09:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,250
Posted By Knockagh
Actual picture of the upcoming Vaults of Terra:...

Actual picture of the upcoming Vaults of Terra: The Carrion Throne (Limited Edition). Looks good. Not leather effect though.
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