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Darkage

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DarkAge is a mature, fantasy fiction, podcast novel where Sword and Sorcery meets Medieval Fantasy.

A group of friends playing a fantasy role-playing game, DarkAge, become trapped inside the game as their characters. Many of their past gaming decisions will come back to haunt them. They must battle wizards, demons, knights, giants, and the undead but find their most deadly
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Kindle Edition, 315 pages
Published November 4th 2010 by White Wolf Press, LLC (first published October 8th 2008)
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Erin
Jun 15, 2012 Erin rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
This book only gets three stars, but if I had it to do again I would still read this book. I liked the plot most of the time and didn't feel like I was reading a re-write of a plot I'd read a million times before. However, there are definitely things that could have/should have been done differently.

The Beginning - I had a hard time getting into this book right away because I've never played a role playing game so I couldn't picture exactly what was going on.

The Middle - it had some good actio
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To put it simply, I didn’t enjoy the book however I would read anything else the author wrote in a heartbeat. The characters were unique, the dialogue was clever, and overall it was well written but I just couldn’t become engrossed in the original gaming premise (and as such was left dissatisfied with the ending).

To see the entire review: http://siftbookreviews.blogspot.com/2...

Review by: Erica of Sift Book Reviews
Sift Book Reviews received a free copy for review from the author. This has, in no
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David Watson
Dec 10, 2012 David Watson rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I enjoyed this book, lots of action and all the characters we're a lot of fun. I liked the idea of a Role playing game becoming real and the watching the characters turn into the characters they created for the game.

I did have some unanswered questions about this book but its such a fun read that I would still recommend it and want to read the sequel if there ever is one.
Sonia
Dec 25, 2011 Sonia rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
This book was ok, but would have benefited from some editing. There were a number of places where the paragraph suddenly didn't make sense. I think it would also have worked better if the characters had either been referred to by their real world or DarkAge names, rather than just randomly cycling between them. I also found the ending disappointing, with no real outcome.
Paul Steele
Jul 18, 2012 Paul Steele rated it it was ok
Shelves: fantasy
Almost didn't get to the better parts. Even then I wouldn't call it great. Very slow to get started and quite juvenile throughout. Disappointing because the idea had such possibility. I really wanted to like this oone but it just didn't happen.
James Batchelor
Jun 05, 2011 James Batchelor rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
An interesting (if unoriginal) idea let down by unfulfilled promises, a chaotically meandering plot and unnecessarily immature characters.
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