Ride with the Horsemen of the Apocalypse as they seek to unearth a plot that could plunge all of Creation into chaos! Ages before the events of. Darksiders: The Abomination Vault is a prequel taking place eons before Darksiders focuses on the four horseman of the apocalypse, Death. Darksiders: The Abomination Vault. Posted by Nick Sharps On Friday, July 20, I’m one of those guys that plays video games for the story. I much prefer a.
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And sending like that Balisatra to exile, mocking on Hadrimon’s fate Nov 15, Holly rated it really liked it Shelves: Looking for More Great Reads? The main protagonists have charisma, elegance and style. Not great and are on the side of fan fiction. I listen to this one, because I’m a fan of Darksiders series. But, especially as a standalone, The Abomination Vault simply is not that good a book.
Therefore, the book builds on preexisting lore and does little to clearly fill in the blanks for any who haven’t experienced the source material before reading. So if you played the game and you’re a fan of the characters and universe – its a must read and if you’ve not played the game Again that irritating little laugh. Darksiders is a sort of medley of over the top action, fantasy, science fiction, and super heroes based in mythology.
And while I appreciate that media tie-ins are basically glorified fanfic, I felt like this got out of hand once or twice. Salvatore Rachel Neumeier Richard K.
Combine that with the sharp wit of Marmell and you have a winning combination. Another review already pointed out how Death’s humour is much more sarcastic and less sardonic than vvault the games, which I find sad. The E-mail message field is required.
Ha, yeah, unfortunately you lose some cool points but only because I absolutely love these games! It’s just that, for example the villain PoV’s suffer because there is not that much interesting stuff going on in the villains’ minds, as they’re pretty one-dimensional.
Darksiderx am so looking forward to reading this book. So it has to be brilliant. The Abomination Vault gives an exciting look at the history and world of the Horsemen, shining a new light on the unbreakable bond between War and Death. I started with Darksiders 2, then found there are art books, comics, Darksiders 1, and a full book, that it’s a whole story and damn, it messed in my life till the moment I’ve got everything possible I could about it!
Darksiders. The abomination vault
Otherwise, as a gamer and a reader, I’d rather play this game than read a novelization of it. The differences between the Widdershins novel and this one is a difference between a snarky Young Adult novel and a mainstream heroic fantasy novel; the differences are just too stark, they stand out.
This are angels, demons, nephilim and otherworldy preternatural beings battling it out with each other. It recalled the games to mind very well, but I don’t know if non-players would get anything out of it. Download darksidfrs Spring Fiction Sampler Now.
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Your request to send this item has been completed. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Overall – nice if you liked the games and are not the overly critical reader. The E-mail Address es you entered is are not in a valid format. Apologetic and contradictory introduction, because stupid gamers aren’t smart enough to understand Cosmic Horror, right?
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Fans of the games shouldn’t pass this up if they thirst for another trip into the Three Kingdoms, especially if they can get this cheap somewhere. It can be removed dafksiders and wouldn’t affect anything. Deaths demeanor and reactions to his surroundings are faithful to the games with his chuckle worthy sarcasm, which is one reason why I’m happy he’s the main character since I don’t think there would be nearly as much personality to this boo Despite only a four star rating, I loved this book, I really did.