Zombieslayer is the final Gotrek and Felix book written by Nathan Long. Snorri had forgotten his shame and the reason he became a slayer. So I fished Zombieslayer and am starting Road of Skulls. The two books don’t match well do they? I did brief online research before getting Road of. Gotrek and Felix are a pair of characters in the Warhammer Fantasy setting who appear in a The novels chronicle the adventures of a Dwarven Slayer named Gotrek Gurnisson and .. (The first twelve books of the series, from Trollslayer to Zombieslayer, have been reprinted in four Gotrek and Felix Omnibus collections.) .
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Long get’s it right. The Second Omnibus Warhammer Paperback. This was the last book written by Nathan Long in the Chronological saga. Gotrek and Felix joined by Kat, Snorri, and Rodi have defeated the beastmen but are now forced to flee from a Zombie horde.
I could write about Kat’s MORE THAN unlikely survival at the end, about how Snorri’s character was demolished in two books, and how the feeling of sheer power was taken out of Gotrek’s battle scenes, but i think I made my point about how I feel about this book. This is ans siege read similar to Beastslayer, but the two contrast one another in that this read is more hopeless throughout.
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What I feix say is that Long is particularly good at writing battles, and I think he understands that, so most of the books are battle scenes. Learn more about Amazon Prime. The last one hundred pages were read in one slater. Dec 04, Sebastien rated it it was ok Shelves: Gotrek’s axe is as powerful as that wielded by the dwarven High King, Thorgrim Grudgebearer.
ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Joan Nathan Paperback Cookbooks. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. A bit of closure actually occurs in this read. To make matters more complicated Gotrek cannot allow Snorri to meet his doom because he has forgotten his shame, thus will not be redeemed even if he were to fall in battle.
Road of Skulls Warhammer Novels: Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. In the end Kat the girl from the previous book was rescued by the gang but she is on the brink of dying BUT if Gotrek’s magic works on Felix it should work on her as well. Theses last pages feels like an epilogue, or a follow-up to the story, rather than a proper ending.
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In this series of books the duo fight; chaos worshipers, goblin wolf riders, trolls, cultists, ans, sorcerers, skaven, a deamon, a dragon, a vampire, giants, men, a wizard, orcs, dark elves, and the goyrek and a necromancer. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. It seems Nathan Long has an every other book thing zobie His inability to find the heroic end he seeks begins to take its toll after a time, and by the events of OrcslayerGotrek is becoming worried that all that remains for him is a pathetic doom against unworthy opponents like Goblins, or even worse, death as a result of old age.
This article needs additional citations for verification. And then Snorri’s doom comes in the wake of this: Krell himself seemed to be an opponent created just to occupy Gotrek’s time from killing the necromancer Kemmler! September Learn how and when to remove this template message. What other items do customers buy after viewing this item? This doesn’t zombif all the thrills and spills of your average Gotrek and Felix, it’s just one big hack ‘n slash adventure really.
Of course, Felix and Gotrek can’t die yet, but it I really wanted to like this book. Wracked with guilt and shame, Gotrek shaved his hair, becoming a Slayer.
They survived the battle against the beastmen and Heinrich Kemmler’s zombie horde, though Kat was left behind accidentally as they tried to flee Castle Reikguard, and only just managed to avoid death by starvation before the Reikland army arrived, though she still had enough strength to assist in the final battle, distracting Kemmler long enough for Gotrek to reach him.
If this necromancer is the focus of another read then it will be too soon. Therefore I think he did an admirable job for the first book. The following books and short stories are by Josh Reynolds and then various authors after that. He hails from Pennsylvania, where he grew up, went to school, and played in various punk and rock-a-billy bands, before following his writing dreams feliz Hollywood – where he now writes novels full time – and still occasionally plays in bands.
They are running out of new and interesting things to slay. A random Gold wizard could have played the same role in the story, except for a few minor points.
Elfslayer and Shamanslayer are the best of his works. Joan Nathan Paperback Cookbooks in English.
Books by Nathan Long. Want to Read saving…. Pursued by the dark forces of the necromancer Heinrich Kemmler, Gotrek and Felix arrive at Castle Reikgard, zomibe they must hold out against the zombie hordes.
He doesn’t add anything to the story. Huge battles, unlikely escapes, impossible odds, neither of the characters dying, and at least one appearance of the ‘great and the good’ of the warhammer world. I do not recommend looking at the spoiler below as it may ruin the story for you, but I will supply it as proof of answer to this question.
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