Also, his faith in people is just It actually is not as exciting as it sounds. I love this series. It was energetic throughout; it was just action upon action: The creator of Epics! That’s not to say this book is slow, but because of how well the action-packed pace of the first book worked, I noticed where that momentum lagged a bit here. I am amazed at how unique and interesting every Epic introduced in this series has been. In addition to hunting Epics, The Reckoners are in possession of advanced technology, which they say has scientifically been derived from Epic powers, most prominently the power to tunnel through inanimate matter, namely steel, using a glove-like item called “Tensors”.

Books by Brandon Sanderson. In July Brandon said that his next major project would be Firefight. Strange mysteries surround the city. Jan 07, Nikki rated it it was amazing Shelves: After finally being able to connect with Val and meeting with Prof, who is in isolation to keep his powers at bay they nearly overtook him after greatly exerting them , David runs into Megan, who snuck into the Reckoner base via their submarine, the two talk, and it’s revealed that Megan hasn’t been using her powers, and her Epic powers have been at bay. He holds the same powers as Steelheart and his father from the alternate universe, and by turning the ISS into steel, the team survives the landing. This series is super action-packed, super intense, but most of all, it’s just super fun.

Book Review- Firefight by Brandon Sanderson – To Write These Words Down…

Notify me of new comments via email. David detonates the bomb, to no effect, but before Calamity can kill him Prof and Megan appear. Val catches David in contact with Megan, and her bullets are deflected by Prof, who plans to take out Newton and Megan at once to draw out Regalia. The YA categorization is debatable though, as these books can most certainly be enjoyed by a much wider audience. And, using her projection abilities, she whisks David to safety.

When they arrive at Ildithia, they find a power struggle between Prof going by his epic name, Limelight and the previous ruler, the epic Larcener. David, who is obviously uneasy about water, sees Prof return, and implores that perhaps Regalia is trying to resist the Epic powers, to which Tia agrees. The only author to make the short list for the David Gemmell Legend Award six times in four years, Brandon won that award in for The Way of Kings.


Young adultfantasysuperhero. David, with some new and even more ridiculous metaphors, and the gang are back, with a very grumpy Prof at the helm of the operation, and they are headed to New Babylon, or as we know it New York One of these powers is the ability to heal rapidly, and he used this power on himself just in time to revive himself and prevent the explosive blast from killing David by using a shielding power. Now, when this book started, it started with a bang!

Questions that were left unanswered in Steelheart are dealt with a lot in this book, as well, like, Can Epics really fight against their natures? They remind him of all the ways he has failed—leading the Reckoners to destruction, killing Tia—and his powers are neutralized. Yeah, I went there.

In spite of this, he is apparently lazy, satisfied with ruling his single city and allowing other epics to do as they will. Steelheart – A vengeful 4 stars 1. But I will say that this book does not drag. I have no idea how Brandon Sanderson comes up with this stuff, but it is hilarious.

I thought I knew what he’s going to do, I even sent theories to Robin, and in the end I’ve learned to just let shit flow the way they should. And he should have known better. Oct 01, Gavin rated it really liked it Shelves: Apr 22, Paul O’Neill rated it really liked it. Recaptains is the only site you’ll ever need when you forget what happens in a series. And when an Epic confronts and survives that fear, they get to use their powers with out deteriorating their morality.

These cities ruled by Epics are really the only bastions of civilization left, which is Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Together, they go out on boat to the city, where they discuss Regalia’s powers of being able to control the water and water level, as well as being able to project herself upon the water’s surface and see things near the water surface.


Against the better judgment of the other Reckoners, David agrees to an alliance with him. To make Steelheart take the challenge seriously, they stage two attacks which they accredit to Limelight.

She is manipulative and Lex Lutharesk in her evil genius plot. All told, I would say Firefight is another winner from Brandon Sanderson.

» Firefight by Brandon Sanderson

These people came to be known to humanity as Epics. David is imprisoned at the Reckoners base by Prof. Why are you changing things on me May 11, Mario rated it it was amazing Shelves: Good, but not quite as good as Sanderson’s regular fantasy series.

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Once again judging by Mistborn trilogy the last installment should be better so I am patiently await its release.

I’ll be picking up Calamity very soon! Yet Lpot has proved one of the more effective Epic rulers, by providing Newcago with infrastructure, food, water, and electricity, in contrast with most other cities in what firefitht now known as the “Fractured States”. Something to sweep her off her feet. Because we want to root for them, we want them to vanquish their foes, we want them to save the world amidst these epic circumstances And then he comes for David. Books Meta The Reckoners.

All the new Epics all have interesting powers and personalities. Follow me on Twitter hbbookblog A group that works to destroy dangerous Epics. The Reckoner series by Branden Sanderson Feb. A simple puny human that was able to defeat a god.

I know that he introduced quite a lot for the development of the plot, but I didn’t seem to enjoy each of them because some summarry more invested on than others.

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