Malazan Book of the Fallen (Malazan Universe)

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  1. The Blackfish

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    Major Redmask spoiler

    not really, but is it the most disappointing storyline in the whole series?
     
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  2. Irush

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    I love this series but I still can’t get over the dinosaurs with sword hands shit

    Cracks me up every time
     
  3. RonBurgundy

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    Yes by far can’t think of anything close.
     
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  4. The Blackfish

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    Also I was thinking the other day, I've confused the endings of Reaper's Gale and Toll the Hounds
     
  5. The Blackfish

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  6. RonBurgundy

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    For the longest time I was just imagining them more like a demon with sword claws, then rereading the descriptions the next time they showed up I was like, oh shit it’s actually a ghost dinosaur with literal swords for arms
     
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  7. Irush

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    I am going to be disappointed if Erickson doesn’t give me AT LEAST 120+ pages of Karsa killing Rhulad again and again and again
     
  8. Irush

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    Bruthen Trana just made list of likable Edur go from 1 to 2
     
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  9. Irush

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    Ah yes the Bonehunters have arrived in Letheras
     
  10. Irush

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    Never seen a family compete for title of most arrogant fuck head like the Sengar family

    Man

    Binadas got off easy
     
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  11. Irush

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    These guerilla warfare sections

    So fucking good
     
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  12. Irush

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    Couldn’t DEFINITELY do without the sexual exploits of Triban Gnol
     
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  13. Irush

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    Ohhhhhhh boy this battle towards the end of RG
     
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  14. Irush

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    Someone definitely cutting onions in here as I read about Beak seeing his brother again
     
  15. Irush

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    40 pages left in RG

    I still have no idea what is happening during anything involving Icarium, the Errant, or the Imass
     
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  16. Irush

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    Ah man fuck

    My heart hurts now
     
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  17. Irush

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    Finished RG last night

    Cried

    50 pages in to Toll the Hounds
     
  18. The Blackfish

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    RG ending is a real kick to the feels. Toll the Hounds may be an even bigger kick. Enjoy, its a wild ride from here on out. One review I read of Deadhouse Gates back when I was first getting into the series was that the Chain of Dogs was foreshadowing the series as a whole. I found that to be very true.
     
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  19. Irush

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    Oh no this makes me scared
     
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  20. Irush

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    Funny how I kept complaining about wanting to go back to Darujhistan and now that I’m back I wanna go to Letheras
     
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  21. Irush

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    I just want Crokus to find love :(
     
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  22. RonBurgundy

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    I just finished the rest of my book backlog so I’m also on Toll the Hounds now.
     
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  23. RonBurgundy

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    I got to 20% in Toll The Hounds but now taking a break to finish Guns,Germs and Steel and Brief Answers to the Big Questions.

    Toll the Hounds starting slow, and I really can’t force myself to care about any of the remaining Tiste Andii characters outside Anomamder Rake tbh. Rest of the book has been p solid setting up, slow, but normal for the series.
     
  24. Irush

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    Can some please just fucking kill Clip already
     
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  25. Irush

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    I thought Toll the Hounds was slow but really I just couldn’t stop playing Red Dead Redemption 2.

    Now that I’ve beat it I should be able to get back into this full swing
     
  26. Irush

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    That ending to book one of TTH is just

    Fuck I’m excited now
     
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  27. Irush

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    Just met a real life human walking their dog named Tattersail
     
  28. RegimentML

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    Was it chunky?
     
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  29. RonBurgundy

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    THICC
     
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  30. RonBurgundy

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    TTH 30% through:

    Hot take - Tiste Andii are bitches
     
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  31. Irush

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    Room temperature take
     
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  32. RonBurgundy

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    Brooding melodramatic bitches. All of em. Fuck em!
     
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  33. The Blackfish

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    Shit just wait until you get to the Kharkanas Trilogy
     
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  34. lazy bum

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    While reading the so far released Kharkhanas books I like to think about how perpetually pissed Anomander must be having to live with these people. I think Silchas has fun with them, at least.
     
  35. RonBurgundy

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    Toll the Hounds 48% through
    Tiste Andii confronting the Dying God gives us our first HAIRLOCK reference in how many fucking books? Holy fuck I only have the vaguest of memories of where we last saw that doll. Have mercy on my brain, Steven.

    Side note, he uses a shit ton of Deus ex machina to randomly solve plot problems in the name of "No one knows how magic and ascendants work" cover. While I appreciate the creativeness, it does bug me in some situations.
     
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  36. RonBurgundy

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    Also fuck Clip. Top 10 least likable character.
     
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  37. Irush

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    500 pages in to Toll

    Tiste Andii are boringggg
     
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  38. RonBurgundy

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    At this point I would rather skip this 4 page Skintick POV and not know what’s hapoening than to put up with this boring bullshit.

    Fuck Tiste Andii!
     
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  39. Irush

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