Storm of Iron

Storm of Iron On The Nightmare Battlefields Of The Warhammer 40,000 Universe, Few Foes Spark Fear And Dread Than The Chaos Space Marines Nurturing A Hatred That Is Millennia Old, They Attack Without Mercy, Spreading Terror And Destruction In Their Wake Now Hell Has Come To Hydra Cordatus, For A Massive Force Of Terrifying Iron Warriors, Brutal Assault Troops Of Chaos, Have Invaded The Planet And Lain Siege To Its Mighty Imperial Citadel But What Prize Could Possibly Be Worth So Much Savage Bloodshed And Destruction And How Long Can The Defenders Possibly Hold Out Storm Of Iron Is The Essential Chaos Space Marines Novel By Graham McNeill, Author Of The Highly Popular Ultramarines Series. Simply badass will admit it was heavy in the detail for seigeworks and trench warfare so it will hit you with a ton of military terminology and lots of descriptive blocks on troop movement and tactics but then it zooms back into the head of one of the chaos marines and he runs amok slaught
I m a big Graham McNeill fan His second novel, Storm of Iron is one of his best works, even compared to the later triumphs of his career This was the novel which introduced Honsou of the IV Legion, one of the most endearing and evil villains to stride the 40k universe I read Angel Exterminatus the Horus Heresy prequel, and the sequels in the Ultramarines series before reading this one, so I had a good understanding of what happened Right and wrong The advantages of having read Angel Exter I m a big Graham McNeill fan His second novel, Storm of Iron is one of his best works, even compared to the later triumphs of his career This was the novel which introduced Honso
Alrighty I m having a really hard time mustering up any interest in this book, and so I m calling it quits This was recommended to me by a friend who is really into the game, but it s just not really my thing I ve been told what happens in th
Great book offering a different perspective in the 40k universe. One of the most popular WH40K novels of all time, STORM OF IRON delivers something unique to the now enormous genre This is the only book at least that I am aware of where the point of view characters include Chaos Space Marines While every bit as evil and corrupted as you d expect, the Iron Warriors that star in this book command grudging respect from the reader, as we learnabout the individuals and their personal motivations Telling this story from the perspective of both sides of t One of the most popular WH40K novels of all time, STORM OF IRON delivers something unique to the now enormous genre This is the only book at least that I am aware of where the point of view characters include Chaos Space Marines While every bit as evil and corrupted as you d expect, the Iron Warriors that star in this book command grudging respect from the reader, as we learnabout the individuals and their personal motivations Telling this story from the perspective of both sides of the conflict worked very well here, creating an epic feel to this single volume tale, and presenting the battle in an even handed way that allows the reader to choose sides and that makes the outcome unpredictable.This book details the brutal siege of an Imperial stronghold on Hydra Cordatus by an unstoppable seeming force of Iron Warriors Chaos Marines hellbent on domi
Into the BREACH Only halfway through, but had to mention Pp 199 203 ish Honsou, Chaos space marine, charges up a bastion slope, into the breach, and it s just about the most hilarious action scene I ve ever read, on account of McNeill s seemingly oblivious overuse of the word breach He must use that one word at least 50 times in about 4 or 5 pages It s actually unreal how funny this is, and from McNeill too, who s proven himself as a competent enough writer to my mind The rest of the bo Into the BREACH Only halfway through, but had to mention Pp 199 203 ish Honsou, Chaos space marine, charges up a bastion slope, into the breach, and it s just about the most hilarious action scene I ve ever read, on account of McNeill s seemingly oblivious overuse of the word breach He must use that one word at least 50 times in about 4 or 5 pages It s actually unreal how funny this is, and from McNeill too, who s proven himself as
This was my second foray into the Warhammer universe And this was much bleaker than the Gotrek and Felix books I m guessing this is set very far into the future, as flying machines were only just being invented in the Gotrek and Felix books This book is a battle from start to finish, which made it a slight struggle for me as I find battles really dull I felt characterization was really lacking here We didn t really get to know any of them that well and sometimes it was bloody hard to ke This was my second foray into the Warhammer universe And this was mu
The Iron Warrior traitor legion have come to destroy the imperial guard of the 54th juorgan dragoons, and claim the spoils of war. Set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe, the Iron Warriors Chaos space marines, known for their expertise in siegecraft, are laying siege to a fortress on a desolate world named Hydra Cordatus The book is an easy to read science fiction action page turner two particular highlights of the book for me was the siege warfare and the titans Siege WarfareIf you re interested in siege warfare this book has some excellent detail on the science behind the siegecraft involved Ravelins, parallels, sap Set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe, the Iron Warriors Chaos space marines, known for their expertise in siegecraft, are laying siege to a fortress on a desolate world named Hydra Cordatus The book is an easy to read science fiction action page turner two particular highlights of the book for me was the siege warfare and the titans Siege WarfareIf you re interest
2002 s classic Iron Warriors novel Storm of Iron was Graham McNeill s second Black Library novel, and introduced us to Honsou, a villain who would go on to feature heavily in future books On the barren world of Hydra Cordatus, the 383rd Jouran Dragoons man the defences of an Adeptus Mechanicus fortress Nobody seems quite sure exactly what they re defending, but a massive invasion force of Iron Warriors suggests it s something important The Imperial defenders believe themselves safe behind for 2002 s classic Iron Warriors novel Storm of Iron was Graham McNeill s second Black Library novel, and introduced us to Honsou, a villain who would go on to feature heavily in future books On the barren world of Hydra Cordatus, the 383rd Jouran

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  • Paperback
  • 288 pages
  • Storm of Iron
  • Graham McNeill
  • English
  • 14 October 2017
  • 0743443160