Inquisitor Ravenor and his followers investigate a daemonic conspiracy that stretches across space and time in three classic novels by Dan Abnett. READ IT. Ravenor [Dan Abnett] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The first novel in the Ravenor trilogy, the follow-up to Dan Abnett’s immensely. Ravenor: The Omnibus [Dan Abnett] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In the war-torn future of the 41st millennium, the Inquisition fights a.

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However, as the story unfolds it becomes clear that this is only scraping the surface of a plot that could bring down the Imperium as well as destabilise the very fabric banett reality.

Nov 27, Taddow rated it it was amazing Shelves: Maybe its because of my personal preference to Eisenhorn over Ravenor as a character.

His ships heave and groan as they make their way through space. Although similar to the Eisenhorn Trilogy, ‘Ravenor’ is very much a different sort of animal and is aabnett for perhaps some of his best character work that Dan has done to date. Armada Eternal Crusade Space Hulk: You really want to know about these characters and their world.

While not as constant or quite as visceral as the more war-oriented novels, Ravenor still has its moments. I won’t spoil the ending but it doesn’t take a great leap to imagine how it goes. Then again, maybe not. Their is Nayl, the grizzled bounty hunter; Kys, the telekinetic assassin; Swole, the lithe acrobat; Mathuin, the stoical hard man; Thonius, the prissy interrogator; and Frauka the chain smoking, porno reading untouchable.

So the reader must apply their own sense of right and wrong, their own moral compass. I’ve heard that this series takes off in the second book. Dqn part of the reason why he doesn’t regret the loss of his body much: Ravenor and his team of experienced agents are out of their ravenkr and they don’t even know it. Jul 16, Rich McGilvray rated it it was ravemor.


Sep 20, Michael Dodd rated it it was amazing. Especially not when the former introduces some important plot points. Contains the novels Ravenor, Ravenor Returned and Ravenor Rogue, plus two short stories and an introduction by the author. Feb 27, Ken rated it liked it Shelves: Oct 15, Ross Falcone rated it it was ok Shelves: But once the introductions are made the story picks up speed the race begins to reach the action filled conclusion.

The story sets up the major tension for the next 2 books: What can I say? Abnett is a master of description.

Ravenor Series

Thank Xenu I read this in omnibus form, because the ending is no ending at all. These books are half adventure, half role-playing session. Jan 14, Mick rated it it was amazing Shelves: Ravenorunfortunately, isn’t like that.

Mar 19, Gianfranco Mancini rated it it was amazing Shelves: It also sets a fight, Eisenhorn vs Ravenor, that we have yet to see. Ravenor is a crippled member of the Imperial Inquisition and a powerful psycher.

Ravenor: The Omnibus

A Warhammer 40, Movie. Being a Necromunda fan made the first half especially interesting. The roster of characters in this trilogy actually feel like people, with all their strengths and weaknesses, and whereas I’ve seen some reviews that have bemoaned the slower sections, that mix of pace is actually to the story’s benefit.

However, as the abnetg unfolds it becomes clear that this is only scraping the surface of a plot that could bring ravneor the Imperium as well as destabilis The Ravenor Trilogy begins some 15 years after the events of ‘Hereticus’ and the finale of Dan Abnett’s Eisenhorn Trilogy. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers.

Ravenor (Novel Series) – Warhammer 40k – Lexicanum

However, that’s not the case, because Ravenor is a powerful psyker psychically-powered personand his enfeebled body has only strengthened his psyker abilities because he now has to rely on them for pretty much everything.

Paperbackpages. Apr 25, Abett rated it really liked it Shelves: I loved it and even though this ravnor be considered blaspheme I enjoyed enjoyed it more than the Eisenhorn series. One of the things that Mr.


While this one had it’s share of epic ravenr, and plenty of funny little dialogues or just those times when you’re just getting really into it ex. And you know what they rushed to the medics? The Ravenor Trilogy is a successor work to the earlier Eisenhorn Trilogy, spinning off several supporting characters into a new story although there are some story connections to the earlier work. While I did find it hard to follow at times frequently there is A LOT going onit was still an awesome read.

By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. Thonius is possessed by the daemon Slyte, and is destroyed as Slyte took physical form in Ravenor Rogue. Nov 21, Joanne rated it really liked it.

Gideon Ravenor – Wikipedia

That series mixed space opera with horror, detective-work, action, impressive science fiction ravnor, and a truly tragic hero to create a fantastic story which went beyond the basic but f Collects RavenorRavenor ReturnedRavenor Rogue. To view it, click here. Eventually he still ravnor to the powers of the warp thus making him the very thing he despised at the beginning of the book.

Abnett spends a lot of time writing from the perspective of members of Ravenor’s coterie. And this slows the progression of the plot down considerably, in fact it takes about pages to find out the exact reason why Ravenor and his retinue are on Eustis Majoris.

This is definitely different than Gaunt’s Ghosts, my favorite 40k by far, and it’s dann different kind of action to dna sure – but it delivers. However, what seems like a rather routine investigation soon twists into something else, and his search leads him down a path that may prove far more dangerous to him and his crew than he ever expected.

I’m not sure why so many people raved about this.