Ride with the Horsemen of the Apocalypse as they seek to unearth a plot that could plunge all of Creation into chaos! Ages before the events of. Darksiders: The Abomination Vault is a prequel taking place eons before Darksiders focuses on the four horseman of the apocalypse, Death. Darksiders: The Abomination Vault. Posted by Nick Sharps On Friday, July 20, I’m one of those guys that plays video games for the story. I much prefer a.

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Allow this favorite library to be seen by others Keep this favorite library private. I much prefer a solid campaign over online multiplayer any day of the week. That is the certain charm on your blog I have come to expect.

The Abomination Vault shows us how their deep bond and friendship developed while trying to solve a problem that could end the world. No trivia or abominahion yet. Learn how your comment abominahion is processed. I loved the lore of the games and I enjoyed the writing style of this book, as well as the way the characters interact with one another, particularly how Death interacts with Azrael and Abaddon.

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War might be his younger brother, but he’s powerful too and has abilities Death lacks. Although, occasionally Azrael would show up and tell everyone to calm vaukt in what were among my favourite moments of the book. I recently started playing Darksiders the game which compelled me to buy this Kindle book when I discovered it on Amazon.


Got questions or comments? The plot had so many twist, surprises, and suspense, and even humor in there. Overall the book abominatipn capture a large part of the Darksiders feel, particularly Death’s surly sarcasm and overly confident attitude.

Privacy Policy Terms and Conditions. Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. Nov 15, Holly rated it really liked it Shelves: It helped that the plot was actually pretty clever.

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Since this book invents its own plot and is not a retelling of one of the games, there was no need to include so darksjders elements from the source medium. But when something is impossible–it’s impossible. Another plus is that you get to know the other notable characters in the Darksiders games, Abaddon, Azrael, and Lilith through a different perspective, such as a better example of Azraels abilities, why Abaddon has an eye patch, and a detailed description of Lilith’s lair.

It was dark and full of demons and other creepy things that I enjoy, tthe yet it also had bad-ass angels fighting alongside the Horsemen of the Apocalypse and somehow th For a novel based on a video game that I have never played, I actually abominatoon this quite a bit.

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I would probably read another in this series if I find one, but I do know that I have already added the game itself to my wishlist so it seems fair to say that I liked this. They go around pissing off Heaven and Hell on the orders of the mysterious Charred Council.


A downside to this book like any other book based on video games is that it darkaiders be truly enjoyed only by gamers. So, no, the characters didn’t wow me either.

Get offended easily and threaten any one who questione d him with scythes. I have to say I became realy obsessed! Lots of lovingly-described acrobatic butchery. So I had to pick up abominwtion novel. Apr 21, Jason Miller rated it it was ok.

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English View all editions and formats Summary: Haha I love it! This are angels, demons, nephilim and otherworldy preternatural beings battling it out with each other.

I read a lot more of them when I was tiny say, about twelvebut I can count the number of good books I discovered that way on one hand, I guess, and you can often tell when an author’s heart isn’t invested in the story and characters. Books by Ari Marmell. And you’ll find no one, in all creation, quiet so patient Also, the novel’s Death is a lot, a great lot fonder of uttering cool one-liners, which did nothing to endear him to me.

Whenever Death wasn’t feeling too mopey. He jumped impossibly high, ran impossibly swift, with a strength that was impossible, holding a sword whose width was impossible. Prologue from Hell, mixed metaphors, confused mythologies, and that’s just the opener.