I would have liked to have seen more of a connection to the characters, more reason for me to beg Arthas not to be a fool, but he's just a special snowflake with power issues and that never really changes. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Warcraft III is awesome, ergo this book is awesome. With the release of their top MMO's second expansion, Blizzard Entertainment begins to tell more about their expansion's main antagonist. Sign In Don't have an account?
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I have been an avid gamer since PC's came on the market.
The uncanny elemental spirit drew its icy sword. Books by Christie Golden.
I own all of the Warcraft novels, but have only gotten around to reading one of them Warcraft: If you have played either of the games, it's great to live though the life of one of video games best licg and loathed anti-hero. So when I saw that World of Warcraft: This article needs additional citations for verification.
I finally got to really see what was going on in Prince Arthas' head as he turned from a Paladin: There were other relationships that were equally important in Arthas' life that this book shed some light on.
Book: Arthas: Rise of the Lich King
Any other path is folly—and could be deadly in battle. With the release of their top MMO's second expansion, Blizzard Entertainment begins to tell more about their expansion's main antagonist.
Numerous scenes from Wrath of the Lich King are included along with cameos rkse tuskarr and taunka. The lines that begin the Lic of the Plague campaign now have much more meaning. Child of the Ghosts. Know exactly what you are capable of at any moment, and act accordingly.
Gamepedia Gamepedia support Help Wiki Contact us. Well, I finally picked up the book for the backstory on one of my favorite expansions.
Arthas: Rise of the Lich King
Eise many of the lines riee copied directly from the game, but I thought that gave a nice touch to it. Arthas, the main character of the book, begins his life as the Prince of Lordaeron. After reading this I think I wasnt mad at her writting, I simply wasnt interested in the lore the other books had to offer.
As a straight fantasy novel, there are too many characters, too many details that divert from the story, and little to no tension. Admittedly, the authors of these things are pretty much gimped from the start by having to force their narratives into a fairly ikng and often inconsistent and sometimes downright contradictory lore canon set forth in the game itself, so it can't be an easy task.
But in the end, sometimes that's all you can hope for. When I still played World of Warcraft, my guild mates and I used to joke around about how Jaina Proudmoore wasn't his true love.
Well, for all the excitement I had for finding this book at my library, I felt deeply disappointed at 3 a.
Arthas: Rise of the Lich King by Christie Golden
Hearthstone gameplay Heroes of the Storm. So in short, this is definitely a gamer's book, but a face value I took it as doom and gloom but its not. I am so glad I finally did. It created a picture of Arthas that I never imagined licn. The Voyager novel relaunch, which includes Homecoming and The Farther Kkngwere bestsellers and were the fastest-selling Trek novels of Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Man oh man, do yourself a favor and stop reading this review and start reading this book.
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It is important to note that I play games for their storylines and graphics especially 'cut scenes' more than any other reason. As far as kibg craft of writing and storytelling go, these are all pretty much horrible, horrible novels. It's a quick read, and loads of fun.