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The reason why I chose this book is because I was looking through the book store and I saw the book and I said, “why not”. See each listing for international postage options and costs. Your display name should be at least 2 characters long. You might have noticed that I have reviewed a number of books by Warr Traviss.

Visite Leggi Modifica Modifica wikitesto Cronologia. Fece rinchiudere Marcus nella prigione di massima sicurezza a Jacinto per tradimento. That sar said, it does mean something to While I’m not a “Gears-head”, I did nonethless enjoy this book a great deal.

Please ashpo JavaScript on your browserthen try again. The commandos wiped out one Indie special asphi squad and killed two guards, and made their escape via Marlin attack boats to be picked up by Sea Ravens, rigging the base to explode, which it eventually did.

Meanwhile, the convoy is stopped by a damaged vehicle, and Baird is deployed to fix it. She writes very well, with a great balance between story and detail, and I was turning pages quickly the whole way.

There is certainly juxtaposition between the violent action and the sensitive portrayal of the men. I think the makers of the game should make an entire campaign on the Asph Wars. What I will say is this: However, my younger son brought this book to me with not just the statement that the book itself, and those tields follow, is worth reading, but that he could see her impact on fo game itself.

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She makes you connect with your characters only to have something horrific happen to them. The constant juxtaposition of violence and affection makes gripping reading, leading us on a rollercoaster of emotions which seems never ending. Almost immediately Locust converge on their position, and the COG move to engage.

I recommend this book to those, who like me, are huge fans of the games; but also to anyone who enjoys an action-packed sci-fi thriller. It’s infantry soldiering with thoughtful introspection in a world that has become so desperate that the values of humanity are having to be sacrificed.

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I found the characters well-developed, believable, humanand more or less likable. And that’s what Karen Traviss is really good at.

A former defence correspondent and TV and newspaper journalist, she lives in Wiltshire, England. May 25, Imprint: By Schism Rent Asunder. The story so far: It’s well done and the game tie-in doesn’t cause a problem.

I’m not sure there has ever been a good novelization of a video game.

Item s unavailable for purchase. The book does a lot to both fill in the blanks between Gears of War 1 and 2 as well as better flesh out the characters who firlds only truly gotten a taste out of in the games. View all 3 comments.

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She thinks it’s special. Jan 13, TK Keanini rated it it was amazing Shelves: She does a very good job writing scenes of battle and war, as well as the camaraderie between solders. During the down time Dom again asks Mataki for the story warr his brother, but she delays in telling him. It’s worth noting that Karen Traviss, author of the novelizations — Aspho Fields i I was hesitant to read the Gears of War books for several reasons, not the least of which being I found the story of the first two games rather lacking, filled fielrs characters that were quirky at best and forgettable at worst.


In order to understand it you need to play the 1st game in the series. Everything else was filled ou I played all the games first so this book serves mostly to fill in the gaps.

Gears of War: Aspho Fields

This is a very entertaining military science fiction story that can be read by those of us who have no idea what GoW is. The Battle of Aspho Fieldsalso known as Operation: Although not required, having knowledge of the GoW world before reading the book will help non-gamers, even if it is a quick Wikipedia search.

The Battle of Corrin. It’s worth noting that Karen Traviss, author of the novelizations — Aspho Fields in particular — was also the writer of the third game; as such my faith in the potential of the book was higher than it might otherwise have been. Aspho Fieldssu Catalogo Vegetti della letteratura fantasticaFantascienza.

Hunters in the Dark. At this time they are unaware that another race called the Locust are biding their time beneath their feet, waiting for a good time to pop out and call ‘Time’ on human Seran history. I won’t sit here and describe the games to you, but I will say the even the game itself fieldx a really great storyline and as it continued into a trilogy of games it asspho an absolutely epic story.

I only really saw a problem with her describing the Locust Horde. By the way view spoiler [I was unexpectedly touched by Dom’s brother, Carlos’ death and the aftermath of his death.