For the first time, fans of the blockbuster Gears of War video games get an in- depth look at Delta Squad’s toughest fighters—soldier’s. Listen to “Gears of War: Aspho Fields” by Karen Traviss available from Rakuten Kobo. Narrated by David Colacci. Start a free day trial today and get your first . The first games tie-in novel to this hugely successful game: high-octane, all- action and telling the story of beleagued humanity, facing a powerful alien species.

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It truely is a soldier’s war, and thankfully, Ms. Lists with This Book. But while the last human stronghold on Sera braces itself for another onslaught from the Locust Horde, ghosts come back to haunt Marcus and Dom.

I really enjoyed this book as a whole and it was a very good read. You are commenting using your WordPress.

Former knowledge of the game helps here because the character is based on the game. Steadfast, I shall hold my place in the machine and acknowledge my place in the Coalition. There are very deep well written pieces of text’s here and tell a whole untold story all together.

Aspho Fields (Gears of War, #1) by Karen Traviss

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I bought the rest as eBooks, though. Far too much estrogen for my taste. This book is amazing. No character comes to the page with a blank slate, no good character at least, but Aspho Fields take this challenge on with an interlaced narrative that shows both who these characters have become, and why.


Anya Stroud, still on duty after eighteen hours. What this book talks about is the story fielss the 2 games and before the 1st game. Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. Resilience, Carlos fislds it; a man had to be resilient, and not crumble at the first setback.

As kids, the three of them were inseparable; as soldiers, they were torn apart. Marlane Quade Cook By: Mar 23, Kris Pacho rated it really liked it.

Battle of Aspho Fields

I found myself occasionally laughing out loud, only to become slackjawed two fieles later. Just like the game, the book launches you straight into the action — blood, guts and all. However, in other respects, her attention to detail is masterful, especially when describing firefights.

The Santiago brothers on the other hand grew up in a warm household, and it shows in their personalities.

When I started reading this book, I actually learned more about the game, so this information helped me to do better at the game. It may also entertain military science fiction fans content with a brisk, pulpy read.

Marcus at this point commandeers the Asp and uses it to knock out the remaining UIR anti-air and covers the withdrawing commando team from Khimera attack helicopters. I found my interest waning at times which isn’t good.

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Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori. As the beleaguered Gears of the Coalition of Ordered Governments take a last stand to gers mankind from extinction, the harrowing decisions made at Aspho Fields have to be relived and made fielxs. The tone and pacing of this book fits very well with its game counterpart without sacrificing the story.

In a universe often lambasted for meatheaded characters with no personality and an even dumber enemy, I was surprised, shocked even, to discover a story I actually cared about. Thats all I have to talk about. Second, less glamorously, she must write something that will sell well, that can appeal to a wide range and keep both those who wouldn’t read but love games, and those who don’t care much for games but love reading, interested in what she has to say.


This is a very entertaining military science fiction story that can be read by those of us who have no idea what GoW is. Physically, he is very big and muscular. Retrieved from ” http: Contents [ show ].

You can glean from the games that Marcus is not an emotional person. Set up a giveaway. Aspho Fields was a black ops push to obtain key technology during While Karen Traviss was certainly a known quantity when diving into this book, I had little to draw from as far as the Gears universe lf concerned. Don’t throw your hand. You are commenting using your Twitter account.

This point regard for the fans who play the game its a must read because in this book there’s flashback even before Rields. Working on something you really love rather than it just being the latest meal ticket has Review from Badelynge Karen Traviss does a great job of bringing some Gears of War goodness to those of us who like to gields our trigger fingers once in a while.