Aspho Fields has ratings and reviews. Dirk said: I was drawn to this by two things: firstly, the author is Karen Traviss, and secondly, I’ve r. For the first time, fans of the blockbuster Gears of War video games get an in- depth look at Delta Squad’s toughest fighters—soldier’s. The Battle of Aspho Fields was a conflict in the year 2 Before E-Day between the COG and the UIR, and was part of the Pendulum Wars.
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I found out about this book completely by accident as;ho fell in love with it. The novel is the first of five books. I am a Gear. Thats all I have to talk about.
: Gears of War: Aspho Fields (): Karen Traviss: Books
People were what mattered. Marcus and Dom can take anything the Locust Horde throws at them—but will their friendship survive the truth about Asphk Santiago? Thanks for telling us about the problem. 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.
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These books really make you feel like Epic Games did a really poor job with their storyline compared to the in depth detail Traviss included in the series. Aspho Fields, showing an urban battle vs the drain farm.
No character comes to the page with a blank slate, no good character at least, but Aspho Fields take this challenge on with an interlaced narrative that shows both who these characters have become, and why. Woven into the plot is a huge amount of tragedy, and Traviss writes it so flawlessly that you would have to be made of stone to get through it without your heart breaking a little.
However, I did find the book difficult to read despite being a fan of the franchise.
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It’s not that their badly wounded psyches were over the top, but I didn’t want to read a book where that was the main focus. There are some well respected authors involved these days, such as Travis, and also the likes of Greg Bear Halo: Not sure what, but Karen Traviss is a science fiction author and full-time novelist from Wiltshire, England. However, that situation is very anticlimactic in terms aspjo what I was expecting versus what the book eventually revealed.
Marcus backed slowly to the nearest wall and pressed his fingers to his earpiece. I am always apprehensive with books like this.
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Major Stroud at the same time attacks one of the UIR armored cavalry units and manages to throw grenades inside; however, her webbing snags on the Asp’s chassis and she is stuck, unable to get away. Dec 18, Stuart rated it liked it. The commandos gathered all of the data on the Hammer of Dawn, learning that a back-up was at a nearby army base.
Aspho Fields adds a good chapter to the Gears of War story. Within a few seconds C Company lost 20 Gears and Kennen.
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Even though fans of the game will get the most from this book I’m convinced that folks who enjoy gritty military sci-fi will still enjoy themselves. Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now.
I will forsake the life I had before so I may perform my duty as long as I am needed. See all reviews. Explore the Home Gift Fuelds.
In fact over fieelds few days it took me to finish the book I found myself almost disappointed when a friend cields ask me to play the game. Sep 29, Jonah rated it it was ok. I recommend this book to those that want to know more about GOW, but for anyone looking for a good book to read, pass.
Dom scanned the interior and peered down into a deep crater where the polished marble counter had once been.
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