Gotrek the dwarf trollslayer and his companion Felix are Black Library’s most popular fantasy duo. This omnibus edition gives readers a unique opportunity to . Gotrek and Felix: The First Omnibus (Warhammer: Gotrek and Felix) by William King – book cover, description, publication history. Gotrek and Felix are a pair of characters in the Warhammer Fantasy setting who appear in a . Gotrek and Felix first encountered her in Trollslayer when she was a little girl, the only .. (The first twelve books of the series, from Trollslayer to Zombieslayer, have been reprinted in four Gotrek and Felix Omnibus collections.) .
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There was a laughable but memorable part where the author simply described what was suppose to be a climactic scene almost along the line of “He killed the creature.
You’ll laugh, cringe, cheer, and learn a great deal about the World of Warhammer. He was the epitome of a skaven over lord, and made Skavenslayer a genuine treat to read. Get to Know Us. This was – and continues to be a great suprise – in both content and style it combines much of the best attributes of Fritz Liebers Fahfrd and the Grey Mouser series. Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the talk page.
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William King was born in Stranraer, Scotland, in I’m only reading this book because it was given to me. Led by Grey Seer Thanquol, the servants of the Horned Rat are determined to overthrow this bastion of humanity.
The first omnibus was my first introduction to the tales of the Slayer and his human chronicler. We learn so much about our mysterious and gloriously bad-ass characters, but still left with a lust for more. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Felix is a fencer and a scholar who accompanies Gotrek and wants to write an epic saga of his death. However, some hints have been revealed over the course of the novels, though the authenticity of these sources is somewhat questionable.
Max swiftly established himself as a powerful ally, and a bitter rival with Felix for Ulrika’s affections.
In fact, you can learn gorrek lot about it by reading these books if that’s what you want to do. In the Dwarven society of Warhammer, honor is the most important aspect of their psyche, from their word to their deeds.
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Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. I haven’t met any of those yet. The second gotrei in this omnibus is a collection of short stories, much like the first. Customers also viewed these items.
My brother loved it. The action was great and we got to meet several secondary characters that added to the story.
There’s a problem loading this menu at the moment. I was sad when Nathan Long took over the series – nothing against Nathan Long, who is also a great writer. I only read the first book of the series, “Trollslayer” and liked it although I didn’t want to. It really isn’t necessary to know anything about the Warhammer universe to get into the stories.
Humorously, even though they have foiled many of his plans and ruined his status among Skavens, Gotrek and Felix had no idea of who Thanquol was when he finally was able to catch them. Gotreek two are linked by a blood oath taken on a drinking session after Gotrek saves Felix’s life.
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Felix is a poet who while drunk swore an oath to accompany Gotrek on his quest and record his doom in an epic poem. The entire book is just the pair making their gitrek through the land and having squirmishes with wild mutants, crazy sorcerers, and all kinds of things t hat go bump in the night.
I constantly looked forward to what trouble they found themselves in next! Even if you have never read a Warhammer book and never plan to again, check these out. If you love fantasy adventures with great characters that you can identify with, I heartily recomment this book.
I devoured the pages in record time for me at least, which was under one week. The two main characters work excellently together, and across the series Felix the young idealist ages and hardens to the world as he is dragged along behind Gotrek the dour dwarven warrior who remains as craggy fisrt hardened as he was on the first page, in inc I think Bill King’s “Slayer” series is a great epic.
Gotrek and Felix
Thanquol and boneripper are almost more popular then gortek and felix as one of the evilest skaven around, he also is one of the infamous examples of CBD Chornic backstabbing disorder.
These books are a great introduction to the black library and fantasy as a whole.
Afterward the dwarf lord sentences Gotrek to an unnamed fate, at which Gotrek kills the Lord and his bodyguard and all others that do not flee. There is something to be said about expectations when going into books. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Gotrek and Felix, the Second Omnibus Warhammer: Firstly, it is better to show the reader something, rather than tell them.