Horus Heresy: Know No Fear - Dan Abnett Reviews
Description:ISBN 1849701342 / Author: Dan Abnett / Paperback / 320 Pages / Book is published 2012-03-05 by The Black Library
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by Onionring - written on 13/03/10 (Very useful, 7 readings)
As a lifelong fan of the Warhammer 40,000 universe, but something of a self-conscious reader, it took me a long time to warm up to the concept of buying and reading a novel based on the sci-fi property. However, having taken the plunge with Horus Rising, I'm glad I did - it's a well written, decently-paced and inventive space opera romp that borrows from a slew of classic sci-fi. The usual problem with novelizations of games is that the writers seem shackled in terms of what they can and can't change; by setting this series in the "past" of the WH40k universe (roughly around the year 30,000) the writers have a bit more freedom to invent places, characters, and events. ...
Horus Rising - Dan AbnettWhere the betrayal began. (356 words)
by DaveAshton - written on 13/10/09 (Very useful, 75 readings)
Firstly, if you're not a fan of the Warhammer 40,000 universe, this book is not for you. A basic knowledge of the Space Marines is a must, or you will get very confused, very quickly. Horus Rising is the first book in the Horus Heresy series, set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe. However, unlike a lot of the current crop of 40k books, this is set in the distant past, and addresses one of the most crucial events in its history: the splintering of the emperor of mankind's Space Marine forces into loyalist and traitor factions. As the vast majority of Warhammer 40,000 players and fans will know, there are 2 vastly different Space Marine armies. The "good" guys, ...