The Eisenhorn trilogy by Dan Abnett is a collection of three novels – Xenos, Malleus, and Hereticus – featuring Inquisitor Gregor Eisenhorn. A later omnibus. Eisenhorn is a series of novels and short stories by Dan Abnett, following the adventures of Inquisitor Gregor Eisenhorn. It originally debuted in alongside. Dan Abnett has been writing comics and novels since the mids. In comics he has worked Ravenor: The Omnibus (Eisenhorn trilogy spinoff series, omnibus, pages, August , ISBN ). Ravenor (hardcover,

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Besides Eisenhorn of course. This is another entertaining short story, one with a little less action but more than makes up for it with its eeriness.

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Here was a world that mixed Eisenhoorn horror, with fantasy, and the sci- I have a vague memory of hanging out with some friends in elementary school as they rolled some abjett and moved around some painted science fiction themed miniatures on a pool table.

Do you already like Warhammer 40K and want to jump into some 40K fiction? Eisenhorn and Bauer are alike in that they have both given their lives to serve a greater purpose, which is to protect the lives and stability of those around them.

Let me assure you that the praise I will be giving this series is in respect to other tie in novels looking at you Star WarsI know full well that this is not going to appeal to literature snobs. Are you enjoying the current spate of grimdark that fantasy is going through?

I have not moved into the Ahnett trilogy yet or the Ravenor vs. Studios Archived 13 May at the Wayback Machine. Part detective story, part interplanetary epic, these are the very best tales abjett by the Black Library so far.

Mistery, azione, thriller, fantasy ed horror in un oscuro futuro distopico da incubo. All of this is to abneth good, so why the 3 stars? Books, figurines, videos games, anything, I love them all.

In Xenoswe are introduced to Inquisitor Eisenhorn, young and in his prime. M41utilising several recurring characters from the Eisenhorn series. Decisamente consigliato per chi adora la letteratura fantastica.

Oh, and one minor issue towards the end. Plenty of problem solving and a pl Let’s be honest, worshipping a dead idol is holding back the Imperium Eisenhorn, Warhammer 40,s answer to Sherlock Holmes and Judge Dredd rolled into one. There are many good books in the world of science fiction. I love a book that doesn’t tell me what to think, instead giving me all the information I need to form my own opinions about what I’ve read.


Inspired by these and the content of the game, Abnett wrote the initial trilogy, with Xenosthe first novel, released at the same time as the game. No prior knowledge required. It is one of my favorites to date and I loved being drawn into the dirty underbelly of the Imperium. Aemos, Bequin, Bure, Glaw, even Cherubael in his few scenes throughout the years.

Or maybe the first thing that needs consideration is how all the ensuing events unravelled, delivering Eisenhorn to making decisions whether to sacrifice or not an innocent person? The Inquisitor series is pretty much the same thing, only there are a lot fewer characters, and your heart breaks just a little bit more when one of them, well I wont say dies because that would be too easy. While I’m not privy yet to any of I’m full of so many conflicted emotions at this moment, and in many ways, that’s the mark of a great work of fiction.

Just a moment abnety we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Howard, mixed it in with some space opera elements, and added a healthy dash of science-becomes-religion, such as aabnett in Dune, shook it all up together, and then had it simmer on a stovetop for a few hours.

I can say that even if you are not a fan of Warhammer universe, the book is an outstanding example of science fiction and a well-structured, rounded plot. It is not clear if the novels and stories are written in the same period, after Hereticusor are, as may be more likely, written intermittently during and after the events of the series. The Actual Review Well, that was a long spiel of background.

But in this case, I feel the question is deserving of further reflection.

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Jun 12, Kdawg91 rated it it was amazing. That said – this book was good enough that, down the road, I won’t be so hesitant to pick up a Warhammer novel. While I’m not privy yet to any of the discussions that have, I’m sure, taken place in the ten years since Eisenhorn’s release, I’m sure the central question of “Was Eisenhorn right? In it was announced that there would be a video game adaptation of Xenospublished by Pixel Hero Games.

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His characters show depth, humor and eusenhorn which make them believable. With the exception of a ill placed lightsabre energy sword, most of the tech in the world didn’t seem out of line. First the abmett begins ninety eight years after the events of Xenoswhich is a pretty big time jump and somewhere in the middle one of the crew members have died but not much is said of that particular event.

Of the supporting characters, I most enjoyed Bequin as she serves as a nice contrast even as I wonder how a Null can end up as a high class prostitute since the psyker field suppression causes anyone inside it to hate the person involved or at least be disgusted by eisenhprn NERD TRIVIA! How enjoyable would this series be to someone who knows nothing dab Warhammer?

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I think one of the best aspects of the Eisenhorn series is the pace. The story itself is reasonably straightforward-Eisenhorn is an Inquisitor charged with hunting down individuals and organisations dangerous to the Imperium so in structure it is not unlike a detective novel, punctuated frequently by some awesome action scenes and unravelling of ever deeper mysteries.

Mar 19, Traci Lee rated it it was amazing Shelves: Great history and lore. I never was one much for what you might call police procedural type books. Or maybe the whole of Imperium’s highest ranking leaders, both sacral and secular, in gathering? Maxilla actually got me misty with his pure, san joy and devotion to Eisenstein’s adventures.

It’s dark, it’s grim, it’s brutal, and there are space marines tearing aliens to pieces with their bare hands. I can see why dwn is held in such high regards by the fans.

anett At no point did I get bored. At what point does using the tactics of the enemy cause him to become that which he is sworn to destroy? I am happy to inform you that those beliefs were unfounded and Dan Abnett turns what I expected to be pulpy trash into what is in fact pulpy gold.