By Dan Abnett, Mike Lee
WARRIOR. BETRAYER. MONSTER. Even one of the treacherous darkish elves, Malus Darkblade sticks out as a examine in utter ruthlessness. whilst he steals a map that ends up in a mystery strength hidden deep in the Chaos Wastes, Malus collects his cut-throat warriors and units off to hunt his fortune. Their trip takes them into the insanity of Chaos and horrors that reason even a gloomy elf to quake in worry. Mike Lee has labored including the Black Library's bestselling writer and Darkblade author Dan Abnett to pen the 1st in a sequence of all-conquering novels that take the savage global of Warhammer to a stunning new point.
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The mention of the tower gave me a slight twinge. That hadn't exactly been the best time of my life . . And those weren't the most enjoyable adventures I'd ever had. I would be haunted for the rest of my days by the face of the Dark Other I threw off the TV tower in the Twilight. . "Don't get moody, Anton, you didn't do anything wrong," said Gesar. " "Let's do that, Boris Ignatievich," I said, calling the boss by his old "civilian" name. " Gesar shrugged. "There's not even a whiff of magic from the letter.
And so, like a fool, I let my defenses down. I became friends with them. I even used to go around to see them. I even invited them to my place. They ate food that I'd cooked, and praised it. . and, fool that I was, I didn't realize that human food is tasteless to them, that they are tormented by an ancient, eternal hunger. The little vampire kid even decided that he was going to be a biologist and discover a cure for vampirism . . Then I killed my first vampire. After that Kostya joined the Day Watch.
Larissa was sitting there-evidently Gesar's secretary, Galochka, was on vacation, and our field work coordinators really didn't have much work of their own to do. "Hello, Anton," Larissa said to me. " I replied proudly. Larissa squinted at the clock. "I was told to show you right in. But the boss still has visitors. " "Yes," I decided. " "Gorodetsky's here to see you, Boris Ignatievich," Larissa said into the intercom. She nodded to me. "Go on in ... " It really was hot inside Gesar's door. There were two middle-aged men I didn't know languishing in the armchairs in front of his desk-I mentally christened them Thin Man and Fat Man, after Chekhov's short story.