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Scourge: Onslaught Cycle, Book III Mass Market Paperback – May 1 2003


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  • Mass Market Paperback: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Wizards of the Coast (May 1 2003)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0786929561
  • ISBN-13: 978-0786929566
  • Product Dimensions: 17 x 10.6 x 3 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 141 g
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #359,388 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)


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By A Customer on March 14 2004
Format: Mass Market Paperback
This book is called Scourge. This book takes place on a continent named Dominaria where the five colors of magic ,red, fire, blue, island, black, swamp, green, forest, and white ,plains, have their territories.
Over the past 2,000 years, Dominaria has had many upon many scourges. The newest scourge being Karona. Karona is a She-God. Her powers come from what people believe that she can do. Kamahl, an ex-pit fighter, slayer of the mighty Chainer, sets out on a quest to retrieve the famed Mirrari Sword,the sword he used to destroy the evil Merfolkian, Laquatas.
Any where Karona goes, all races of beings swarm her, kill each other, just to touch her radiant skin. Even the most powerful of lords fall pray to her radiant light. When Kamahl goes into the cave deep wihin his homeland, he finds the corpse of Laquatas, with the Mirrari Sword imbedded in his heart. Kamahl took the sword, but awakened Laquata as he did so.But, since Laquata was already dead, he awakened as a zombie. Kamahl ran out of the cave, and into the desert.
Meawhile, Karona, on her quest to find another god like equal to her, fell cities in her wake.Wherever she went,her aura sucked the magic out of everything, stones, lamps, causing buildings to fall over and cataclysm wherever she went.
Kamahl soon figures out that he needs to fing the three ancient sorcerers. With the socerers combined powers, they could destroy Karona. Kamahl saves the first sorcerer from the belly of a wyrm.The second sorcerer is the young ruler of the Colisseum. The third sorcerer is an incredible city, where the final battle will take place.
After Kamahl gathers three of the sorcerers, he takes them to the third sorcerer/city to form a plan to take down Karona.
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Format: Mass Market Paperback
Probably most of us who buy these things will buy them regardless of quality, but I have just about reached my limit. I am disappointed in the quality of this novel. Much like the old joke about army chow, "It was terrible and the portion was too small."
1. The novel was much thinner than I am used to. If the prices are going to be raised, I would like to at least have as much reading material as before.
2. Considering the writing quality, maybe the author was pressed to even fill as much space as he did. The characters are almost universally as two-dimensional as the "unmen" were in the story and their static personalities clashed with the dynamism of the setting; the plot was repetitive, and the comic relief relied on juvenile body humor. Karona's personality was the only bright spot in the novel, displaying a dynamic character throughout the story.
3. This wouldn't bother me so much if it weren't that I know that WoTC can do better. The Artifacts Cycle and the Ice Age Cycle were much better than this. The Brothers' War novel, for instance, had compelling characters that developed through the story, with real psychological drama, etc. I really felt something reading it, other than "Gee, was that it?" Maybe the target market has shifted for the novels, but nobody told me.
Well, you've been warned.
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By Captain Trips on July 28 2003
Format: Mass Market Paperback
This is a great ending to the onslaught cyle.Its interesting to see ow mysterious korona is in the book.Its cool how the evil was not trying to bring evil, just trying to find out who she really is,and her belonging.(sorta like mewtwo in pokemon).
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