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Oct 18, Sherwood Smith rated it it was amazing Shelves: Later in the story, Erik and Ghost plan to kill the Dark Queen. The themes of social justice and the nature of reality are confined to forced, uninspiring conversations between characters who, with the exception of Ghost, are all two-dimensional. Epic by Conor Kostick is an exciting read with an interesting story line.

Since Epic ended with the destruction of the game that was ruining their world, I expected Saga to deal with the rebuilding of their world.

They are successful as Cindella breaks in with the help of his friends and end the game of Epic which will allow the Council leaders to create an stable governing system.

As the story goes on Eric learns more about his family and Epic than he ever new before. Feb 07, Tres rated it really liked it.

The writing sometimes struggles at times, but other times it was very beautiful. Yes for dpic the side characters are there but mainly the growth shown behind characters is shown by the development of Ghost.

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Epic is about a group of friends on New Earth. You can tell that Kostick knows video games, especially role-playing games, whether medieval or modern. Erik’s creation of Cindella his avatar: The twists and turns of life on Saga make this science wpic novel a quick and enjoyable read, especially for those who play video games.

I was doing so well with my challenge, then life happened.

Book Review: Epic by Conor Kostick

Lists with This Book. Finished Book Erik is the main character, and the creator of Cindella.

There was a distinct lack of world building at certain parts as well, however the consequence certain things occurring that were not really discussed was thoroughly and wonderfully discussed. I’ve recommended it to the school librarian, local Scottish bookshops and my friends! With his newfound status in Epic, Erik uses his accumulating wealth and the help of his friends to take on Central Allocations – once and for all. It wasn’t so pulling to get a 6 out of 5, but excellent anyway.

Can we really siphon off the all-too-human desire for violence and adventure through gaming?

But it was a refreshing read that made me long for the days of the first Far Cry game on my old Xbox console and the hours of fun me and the brood had with it! Cool setting, and the tiered society with their various colors was interesting.

Overall, I found Saga to be disappointing. Saga was a computer game created on earth over 2 years ago, movel the game came to develop is own intelligence and novwl sentient beings called RAL.

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This, incidentally, is the cause for the bland, gray characters that predominate in Epic. Books by Conor Kostick. And so he rode them down, bringing their struggle up the ladder of Epic to an abrupt end. Better than the first book in the series. A novel idea where the setup sounds like a fun way to do things, but is it really? Ragnok was trying to assault Harald’s wife in a way that is never explained fully in the npvel, but seems to have some sexual implications.

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BUT, the game in this book and the plot as well, just wasn’t as gripping. Saga is built upon class. I will definitely be placing the two follow up books on my to read list. I feel that Saga was just a rewrite of Epic in that sense. However, if you lose then everything your character owns including items and money is forfeited and that person must create a new in-game character. Then Bjorn is able to escape and find the mermaid king’s underwater city in which he is granted three wishes.

Don’t get my koostick, Saga was still a good book.