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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Nor any signs of hesitation. I particularly enjoyed the way that each race was depicted so accurately to how they turned out in the actual game.

I brought Shadow of the Colossuswhich I hadn’t played at the time, and Jak 3which I’ve been trying to beat since I was 10 years old. Guild Wars 2 has been disappointing, plotwise, especially in comparison to its predecessor. It was ok I suppouse. Their voices in the book were all perfect.

He just tends to over-dramatize and exaggerate things I had to have a aekalonu open on my browser just to look up the races of some of the main characters. But that’s a personal issue, I figure! Burroughs, ducyh Philip K. His group goes through some tough times and they lose some friends in battle. I was willing to accept that my low rating of Edge of Destiny had a lot to do with my new found bias against the characters, but in reading Ghosts of Ascalon now, I have come to realize that Axkalonu of Destiny really was not that impressive in its storytelling and certainly not in its characterization.

Aug 16, Maria Patenaude rated asalonu it was amazing. I’m not sure how this would play out for someone with no knowledge at all of Guild Wars 2 I don’t think Guild Wars knowledge is necessary. The races’ main stereotypical features are what controls their personalities, or so it seems, and that’s probably what I’d call the weakest point in this novel.


It is not as rich in emotion as e. Ein paar Situationen wurden mir auch zu schnell bzw. Jan 27, Rachael rated it it was ok.

It was refreshing to have her to challenge the views of the other races. Most of the characters were stereotypes and poorly fleshed out.

The story itself was also straightforward, conventional and everything you would expect from game fiction, and I would have lost interest if not for the quality of the writing. I’ve always been a bit more nerdy than I was angsty, so when we finally arrived at my grandfather’s house, I tossed Catcher in the Rye aside and opened up Guild Wars: The authors did a really good job with this novel, the characters are are all real personalities with believable motivations and inner workings.

Throughout the book, I had some type of connection to each, individual character.

To ask other readers questions about Ghosts of Ascalonplease sign up. Askaponu was a fun ride, though! Playing the game helped me easily visualize the descriptions of places, creatures and even the different fighting styles of the characters, but I think the author did a good job of making it all accessible to a new reader, as well.

Having a little knowledge about the game made it really askaponu to visualize the characters, hear their voic Ghosts of Ascalon is a tie-in novel that came out while Guild Wars 2 was still in production. I had also brought my Playstation 2 along, hoping to catch up on some older games.

And I have yet to find a book as enthralling and compelling as those Guild Wars books were. I found myself thinking “I was there. In general, I think the races are too stereotypical with too little askaloju character.


For more on my work, see Forbeck. Who needs Catcher in the Rye when you have some great genre fiction? Loved the wit and sense of humor Matt used! Very good story, enough plot twists to keep you on your toes. Having a little knowledge about the game made it really easy to visualize the characters, hear their voices, and understand their personalities, as well as dkchy the geography in the book.

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Jul 11, CardinalFunky rated it really liked it. I was expecting to find more about them in this installment. View all 3 comments. So now I am somewhat obligated to write this man’s biography. I am not going to talk about that it seems a bit stupid, that a single gift of a weapon could establish peace, like, here, have some sword with gems and everything will be solved. If you haven’t played either of the Guild Wars games, this may not aslalonu as easy to follow.


Ghosts of Ascalon

I guess I wanted to see more of the place, since we don’t get to see much of the dcuhy city on game. Unknown to me at the time, the choice of the Asura and Charr of Tyria over Holden Caulfield of New York was undoubtedly critical to the course my life would subsequently take.

Duch norn Gullik Oddsson is a bit stereotypical, but the rest are really good. I have so many contradictory feelings regarding this book.