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Gears of War Aspho Fields

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From the Paperback edition. Aspho Fields expands on a few of those references basically laying out how close Marcus, Carlos, and Dom became as they grew up and how it affects the events that unfold at Aspho Fields.

The author did a spectacular job adding so much more to the history and understanding of the Gears of War universe. Traviss reminds us all that the grunting, brooding, monosylabic brutes from the videogame ARE actually human soldiers after all, and as such are oft times the ones who pay the price. Although not required, having knowledge of the GoW world before reading the book will help non-gamers, even if it is a quick Wikipedia search.

Published October 28th by Del Rey first published January 1st It is revealed that the area near the research facility has been reinforced, but the COG continue with the attack. A battle we’ve heard about in the game that takes place several years before Emergence Day when the humans of Sera are still locked in a world war over Imulsion that has lasted the best part of a century.

She is a master storyteller whether taking on her own worlds and the complex cultures she built within them, or working within another universe not of her making.


The Santiago brothers on the other hand grew up in a warm household, and it shows in their personalities. Despite my best attempts not to care about this book, I did.

It’s worth noting that Karen Traviss, author of the novelizations — Aspho Fields in particular — was also the writer of the third game; as such my faith in the potential of the book was higher than it might otherwise have been.

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It’s infantry soldiering with thoughtful introspection in a world that has become so desperate that the values gers humanity are having to be sacrificed. Yes, chainsaws … attached to their Lancers big guns. Personally, I think the highlight of the story is the history between Marcus and Dom and why they’re family. At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of gear reviewer’s personal information. Paperbackpages.

He was then ordered to kill the remaining scientists.

I guess I should cut the narrator a little slack with that in mind. Your display name should be at least asph characters long. In altre lingue English Modifica collegamenti. However, this has oc stopped book shops now having a section dedicated to novels based on games and this includes Karen Traviss Aspho Fieldsa novel set between the first and second games in the series, but also reflecting back on the Gears Universe before the Locust broke the surface.

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Gears of War: Aspho Fields

But once I awpho into the pattern of this book and began to understand some of the world background it all fell into place. It’s very well written with a great feel for the characters.

Gears of War 1. The rest plays off as a sci-fi war story. Marcus and Dom can take anything the Locust Horde throws at fieldd will their friendship survive the truth about Carlos Santiago? The weapons are more advanced, for example, the lancer has a chain saw on it.


The video games contain kf few references to past events responsible for shaping present day Sera. This book is a must read for any fan of the game and an amazing addition into the Gears of War universe.

Making your heart beat when grars does and breathing relief when a situation is escaped with few to no casualties. Much deeper then the game, and a wonderful companion to it. It’s worth noting that Karen Traviss, author of the fieds — Aspho Fields i I was hesitant to read the Gears of War books for several reasons, not the least of which being I found the story of the first two games rather lacking, filled with characters that were quirky at best and forgettable at worst.

At this time they are unaware that another race called the Locust are biding their time beneath their feet, waiting for a good time to pop out and call ‘Time’ on human Seran history.

You submitted the following rating and review. It’s well done and the game tie-in doesn’t cause a problem. Marcus commandeers the enemy vehicle, allowing for the evacuation to continue. If that be the case, this book will introduce you to some memorable characters as well as a world plagued by war against humans as well as the creatures they call the Horde.

Apr 07, David Dalton rated it really liked it Shelves: Sep 29, Jonah rated it it was ok. Marcus at this point commandeers the Asp and uses it to knock out the remaining UIR anti-air and covers the withdrawing commando team from Khimera attack helicopters.