Tag Archives: 40k

The Gothic War by Gordon Rennie – Omnibus Review [Bellarius]

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Going back to the beginning, Bellarius analyses Gordon Rennie’s tie-in duology depicting the main conflict throughout Battlefleet Gothic.

“Bloody, violent, grimy and with plenty of Chaos. Classic 40K action of the best kind.” – Bellarius, The Founding Fields

Stormcaller by Chris Wraight – Book Review [Bellarius]

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After finishing the first installment of Chris Wraight’s ongoing Space Wolf series, Bellarius weighs the pros and cons of his follow-up with Stormcaller.

“While a definite step in the right direction for this series, Stormcaller fails to truly capture the fun of William King’s famed tomes or the monumental developments of Battle of the Fang.” – Bellarius, The Founding Fields

Gods of Mars by Graham McNeill – Book Review [Bellarius]

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Looking into the third installment of the Adeptus Mechanicus series by Graham McNeill, Bellarius lays out his thoughts on this latest turn of events.

“Ambitious, but the sea of ideas, characters and plot twists drowns out much of its potential.” – Bellarius, The Founding Fields

Inquisitor Ascendant by Dan Abnett and Simon Coleby – Comic Review [Bellarius]

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Digging up another forgotten remnant of Black Library’s past, Bellarius gives his thoughts on Inquisitor Ascendant.

“A classic example of how even the perfect writer for a comic can still produce dreck beyond comprehension.” – Bellarius, The Founding Fields

Dark Disciple by Anthony Reynolds – Book Review [Bellarius]

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Continuing with Anthony Reynolds’ Word Bearers trilogy, Bellarius reviews Dark Disciple.

“An interesting twist for the series with action, horror and xenos aplenty, but a slight step down from its predecessor.” – Bellarius, The Founding Fields

Horus Heresy: Vengeful Spirit by Graham McNeill – Book Review [Bellarius]

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Returning to the ongoing Horus Heresy series, Bellarius gives his analysis on Graham McNeill’s Vengeful Spirit.

“Dozens of potentially great ideas and characters, none of which can be fully realised thanks to the overstuffed plot.” – Bellarius, The Founding Fields

The Kauyon by Andy Smillie – Audio Drama Review [Bellarius]

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Picking out another audio drama, Bellarius judges the strengths and weaknesses of The Kauyon by Andy Smillie.

“A exceptionally flawed tale which still manages to have the Tau Empire win for all the wrong reasons.” – Bellarius, The Founding Fields

Dark Apostle by Anthony Reynolds – Book Review [Bellarius]

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Taking a look at another Chaos dominated novel, Bellarius gives his thoughts on Dark Apostle by Anthony Reynolds.

“The single best introduction to Chaos a person could ask for.” – Bellarius, The Founding Fields

Xenology by Simon Spurrier – Book Review [Bellarius]

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Bellarius takes a look at the last work written by Simon Spurrier for the Warhammer universe: Xenology.

“One of the single greatest works ever published by Black Library!” – Bellarius, the Founding Fields

Siege of Castellax by C L Werner – Book Review [Bellarius]

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Bellarius takes a look at Siege of Castellax by C L Werner to see if it can do its legion justice.

“Orks – Great. Iron Warriors – Terrible.” – Bellarius, The Founding Fields