Tag Archives: Horus Heresy

Angel Exterminatus by Graham McNeill – Dual Advance Review [Lord of the Night and Bane of Kings]

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Lord of the Night and Bane of Kings review the supremely enjoyable and depraved Angel Exterminatus by Graham McNeill, in it’s Collectors Hardback format.

“McNeill outdoes himself with a grand tale of a depraved madman, an unappreciated hero and lost cities and ancient demons. A must-read for any Heresy fan!” – Lord of the Night, The Founding Fields

A great entry to the Horus Heresy, masterfully written by one of Black Library’s Top Authors.” ~Bane of Kings, the Founding Fields

Angel Exterminatus by Graham McNeill – Book Review [Bellarius]


Bellarius looks into the latest installment of the long running Horus Heresy series to see how Graham McNeill’s Angel Exterminatus holds up.

“A celebration of both the Horus Heresy and Warhammer 40,000 as a whole, both to its benefit and detriment.” – The Founding Fields

Black Library Audio Exclusives Part 2 – Audio Review [Shadowhawk]


Shadowhawk reviews two new audio exclusives available directly from Black Library as MP3 downloads, a Deathwatch story by Gav Thorpe as he tackles an iconic hero of the Ordo Xenos, and a new Horus Heresy story by James Swallow which continues the tale of Nathaniel Garro.

“These two audio dramas are a great way to get both your Deathwatch and Horus Heresy fix.” ~The Founding Fields

Shadows of Treachery – Advance Review [Shadowhawk]


Shadowhawk reviews the latest Horus Heresy anthology, containing two brand new novella-length stories, as well as several reprints of old audio dramas and a formerly exclusive short story.

“One of the best anthologies that Black Library has put out, each story a perfect thematic fit to each other.” ~The Founding Fields

Black Library Audio Exclusives – Bloodspire, Deathwolf, Grey Angel [Shadowhawk]


Shadowhawk reviews the first three online only audio drama exclusives – Bloodspire by C Z Dunn, Deathwolf by Andy Smillie, and Grey Angel by John French.

“Offering something for everyone, these audio exclusives are a great way forward to provide exciting new material in a shorter and more immediate format.” ~The Founding Fields

Fear To Tread by James Swallow – Advance Review [Shadowhawk]


Shadowhawk reviews the latest Horus Heresy novel, by New York Times Bestseller and long-time genre writer, James Swallow as he tackles the noble warriors of the Ninth Legiones Astartes, the Blood Angels.

“Fear To Tread is the definitive Blood Angels novel, and without a doubt the best Horus Heresy story yet told.~The Founding Fields

Horus Heresy: Fear to Tread by James Swallow – Dual Advance Review [Lord of the Night and Bane of Kings]

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Lord of the Night and Bane of Kings review the latest release in the epic Horus Heresy series, the exemplary Fear to Tread by James Swallow.

“Angels may fear to tread here, but James Swallow does not and has created a story worthy of joining the Black Libary’s best.” – Lord of the Night, The Founding Fields

“An epic tale that’s just what Blood Angels fans were waiting for. Explosive stuff.” -Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

Notable Sci-Fi / Fantasy Releases June 2012


Bane of Kings continues the Notable Sci-Fi/Fantasy Releases feature on The Founding Fields, by looking back at the novels that you should have been reading in June 2012, with eight novels released by Black Library, Orbit, Angry Robot and Gollancz.

Previous Notable Sci-Fi/Fantasy Releases 2012: January, February, March, April, May.

Butcher’s Nails by Aaron Dembski-Bowden – Advance Review [Shadowhawk]


Shadowhawk reviews the latest Horus Heresy audio drama, Butcher’s Nails, a tale written by Aaron Dembski-Bowden that explores the psyche of Primarch Angron and his relationship with his brother, Lorgar Aurelian.

“This is a fantastic example of that which is Aaron Dembski-Bowden’s strength: exploring the relationships between Primarchs. A must have for any Horus Heresy/Warhammer 40,000 fan.” ~The Founding Fields

The Primarchs – Advance Review [Shadowhawk]


Shadowhawk reviews the third Horus Heresy anthology, a collection of four novellas focused exclusively on a Primarch: Fulgrim, Ferrus Manus, Lion El’Jonson and Alpharius.

“Some of the best Black Library authors writing some of its best fiction, The Primarchs is an absolute must-read because there has yet to be a collection like this in the grim darkness of the far future.” ~The Founding Fields

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