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Open Preview See a Problem? It’s a perfect build up to the next volumes, leaving you saa what Jake will find on Aiur. It was over-the-top so much I couldn’t follow her at times, but overall it was an ‘Ok’ book that gave us more insight into Starcraft universe. Books by Christie Golden. The first time I ever ran into StarCraft was templae one of the two gaming magazines I got as a kid, many, many years ago now.

Mar 18, Abhinav rated it it was amazing Shelves: Add to that the fact that I never really did relate to any of temlar characters, and I don’t have any plans on seeking out the rest of the trilogy book three came out just a few weeks ago, at time of this review.

The first novel in the series, On Fire’s Wings, was published in July of that year.

I must admit, after reading these xaga have developed a HUGE amount of sympathy, respect, grief, liking templag admiration for the Protoss. Golden’s style is present at any time, although I believe the describing was a bit over-the-top. Dark Templar Trilogy – Book One: During his investigation and exploration, he irretrievably becomes psychically bonded with a Protoss female, and from there starts his journey in uncovering a rather large mystical secret, something the likes of which Valerian Mengsk, the son of Arcturus Mengsk, is willing to kill to acquire.

Jul 07, Ryan Joseph rated it really liked it. Under the pen name of Jadrien Bell, she wrote a historical fantasy thriller entitled A.

Now, despite it being written in 3 separate books, it’s basically 1 story, and as such i will be giving my experience and impression of it as a whole, not book by book, simply because it’ll make a lot more sense dafk way. My only real complaint was that there really wasn’t much of a story, with most of the latter third of the book being occupied by the main character’s “visions” into Protoss history. So he gave me this one. Dec 10, Aykut Elmas rated it it was amazing.


Then the obsession went further in junior year of college when my friends and I played the StarCraft board game on weekends and had a ton of fun playing it. It relies heavily on the franchise’s pre-world building and it may be a bit confusing for people jumping in on the wagon. About Starpedia Disclaimers Mobile view.

Jake, the main character,is brilliant supposedly but naive, and even though he had struggles in the book, I only barely came to like him. And don’t even get me started on R.

For the most part I enjoyed the read. The story takes place in the yearafter Brood Wars First of all, i’d question my objectivity on any book that’s related to StarCraft, simply because i consider myself to be a HUGE fan of the series and the story. Only a few cringe-worthy lines however, and on the whole an enjoyable if quick read. The Dark Templar Saga 1. All in all, this book is an awesome book for gaming readers.

Zamara eventually bestowed on Ramsey the same psionic powers of her race, allowing him to read Stewart’s mind to a greater degree than before and warn Dahl of his plans.

Must read for any Starcraft fans out there Nov 20, Zohaib Sharif rated it liked it. Feb firstbrn, Andries van Wyk rated it really liked it. The Dark Templar Saga: I was little bored. Vampire of the Mists enabled Jander Sunstar to reach a whole new audience.

StarCraft: The Dark Templar Saga: Firstborn

Sep 26, Dino rated it it was amazing. Ramsey eventually discovered the protoss was a female named Zamaraa preserver that was charged with housing the memories of all protoss, dead or alive. This page was last edited on 11 Januaryat It improved a lot after the first 90 pages. The characters and story were engaging. To ask other readers questions about Firstbornplease sign up. Need I say more? Solid read, a lot better than I expected coming from its video game roots.


Firstborn by Christie Golden

He always reads books based off of video games. The Dark Templar pocketbook. T You can read the full review over at my blog: The Dark Templar Saga blew all of that away and has easily become my favorite, which i didn’t think would happen because it’s a Protoss based story, and i only really like humans Terrans.

The only thing I felt that was a bit off is that it took a while for the story to take off. Now, you might find this a bit ridiculous because it’s a fantasy setting, but i’ve grown quite fond of and attached to this franchise and i look at it from a different perspective, i feel for it.

Well it’s more for the fans of the game. Some may not understand if you don’t know what in the world is Starcraft its a video game, a strategy one I thinkthen maybe you don’t want to read it.

This is story about Teemplar and R. It was sort of similar to WarCraft strategy games were all similar to me back then but more nuanced I suppose. Reading these books have been the most enjoyable thing that i’ve done in recent memory, constantly wanting more, and finding myself quite sad firstbron finishing them, simply because there’s no more: Sep 20, Casey Hodges rated it really liked it.

For me, it was an interesting continuation of I, Mengsk in that Valerian makes for some great scenes, interacting with a wide variety of characters. While excavating a barren planetRamsey was contacted by Valerian Mengsk sagq, son of Terran Dominion Emperor Arcturus Mengsk with a penchant for knowledge and art.