Malekith, betrayer and usurper, architect of the great war that will forever divide the race of elves. Alith Anar, wrathful avenger whose spirit will forever haunt the traitorous druchii. Caledor, reluctant leader, the one elf who can hold back the darkness and restore peace to Ulthuan. Witch King, Shadow King and Phoenix King. Their deeds are legend. This is their story....more
The story’s setting is in the fantasy world of War-Hammer, to be more specific the elven continent of Ulithan. The premis of the story is that war erupted amongst the elves. For the first time in their long history, elves are killing other elves. The two major fractions in this war are the Drucchi (or fallen on ...more
The Bloody Handed:
The Dark Path:
An interesting little short story that takes place during the civil war in Saphery between the High Elf Mages and the Dark Elf Sorcerers/Sorceresses(?). It's a fun little read, and helps give Thyriol some more depth, which I was really interested in, as he was a kick ass character throughout the series! Some really d ...more
Malekith follows the ...more
Warning!: Part below contains many spoilers for entire Omnibus.
Start of the series, it has some fun moments in exploring his adventures abroad, though it drags on in some places and has little character development of titular player. (hide spoiler)]
The Bloody Handed
This book is one of the low po ...more
This is probably one of the best fantasy novel (or novelS since this is the omnibus version) I've ever read.
I am a lifelong J.R.R Tolkien fan, and forever will be, and am deeply in love with his mythology, especially the one about the Eldar. The elves.
But. After reading The Sundering, Tolkien sure has got some company at the very top.
The Sundering was all I wish Tolkien's Silmarillion should have been; filled with great characters, amazing action ...more
If you love Warhammer, and want ...more
This read right here was a little more drawn out than the last two Warhammer legacy books I’ve read. However, it covers so much history and shows how Malekith basically turned Ulthuan from the power house it was into a fragmented society. Soo much Elf death.
He continues to write for Black Library, and his first 'homegrown' novel series The Crown of the Blood has been released via Angry Robot.
Currently living in Nottingham, Gav shares his home with his lo ...more