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The Eternal Ice (Magic: The Gathering: Ice Age Cycle #2)

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After the darkness comes the ice
Thousands of years after the explosion at Argoth that ended the Brothers' War, ice has covered the world of Dominaria. The strong have turned to barbarism. The weak have died. Now Lim Dul, a necromancer with a taste for power, seeks to awaken a deeper evil.
Mass Market Paperback, 320 pages
Published May 1st 2000 by Wizards of the Coast
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Shase Lindell
Nov 21, 2016 Shase Lindell rated it it was amazing
It's a good story, and I enjoy that none of the main characters are planeswalkers, it adds to the feeling of struggle.
Mathew Ostrander
Jul 04, 2012 Mathew Ostrander rated it liked it
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I love the Magic the Gathering multiverse and I enjoy learning the stories behind my favorite card game. The Ice Age block was before I started playing, so I have few cards from then and don't know much of what went on. This book is helping fill in the blanks I have from reading some of the earlier books and later books, now I know how to connect the dots. I liked the book but I have two minor complaints, the main antagonist was referred to as Dim-Bulb by one of the characters which seemed kind ...more
Michael T Bradley
Jun 17, 2016 Michael T Bradley rated it it was ok
I dig the way this book opens. Our hero from the last book, Jodah, is now dead, and has been raised by a necromancer a couple thousand years in the future to help with a project they have. This is certainly not what I expected, and not the usual turn of events one expects from book two of a trilogy. There's a twist (not terribly unexpected) that comes around page 70, and with that twist things get exciting for a little bit, but then the last half of the book turns into this really dull ...more
Jacob Suson
May 27, 2013 Jacob Suson rated it really liked it
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This is my favorite of this particular arc as it is a really great example of an origin story that develops into a solid story. I greatly enjoyed it however, and it helps explain the basis of magic in the world, making it into an interesting perspective that most novels don't take. Definitely check this one out if you're curious into more elaborate explanations of the mechanics of magic.
Leon
Sep 07, 2011 Leon rated it really liked it
Eternal Ice was my first ever Magic: The Gathering book that I ever read because at the time I was very familiar with the storyline of the MTG's Ice Age expansion and the book has validated and clarified some of the questions I had in mind.
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Jun 26, 2012 Jasmine chopyk rated it it was amazing
OMG the detail to the small things with out spending the over amount of time most books spend is a perfect blend! I love this book and I am VERY picky about my fiction books. It's a MUST read even if you have to find an old dusty copy and spend half of your time sneezing while reading it.
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