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Helsreach: Warhammer 40,000

Space Marine Battles, Book 2
Lu par : Jonathan Keeble
Durée : 12 h et 14 min
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When the world of Armageddon is attacked by orks, the Black Templars Space Marine Chapter are amongst those sent to liberate it. Chaplain Grimaldus and a band of Black Templars are charged with the defence of Hive Helsreach from the xenos invaders in one of the many battle zones.

But as the orks' numbers grow and the Space Marines' numbers dwindle, Grimaldus faces a desperate last stand in an Imperial temple. Determined to sell their lives dearly, will the Black Templars hold on long enough to be reinforced, or will their sacrifice ultimately be in vain?

©2010 Games Workshop Limited (P)2013 Games Workshop Limited

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  • Jason Enderle
  • 30/10/2017

First Foray into Warhammer 40k

This book was suggested to me by a friend when I asked which Audible Warhammer book I should begin with.
It did not disappoint. I was vaguely familiar with Warhammer 40k before beginning this story (I had primarily seen pictures of Space Marines etc.) and I was quickly drawn into the Universe with little trouble imagining the different characters, species, and machinery. The backdrop of this Universe is one of War on such an immense scale that it is difficult to understand, however this story takes the big picture and slowly focuses in from a planetary system scale to a single planet, to a continent on said planet and finally focusing on the defense of a single city. In doing that, the reader receives the feeling of both the grand scale of a star systems at war all the way down to individuals in hand to hand combat trying to survive and claim victory over seemingly insurmountable odds. While listening, I as the reader was unsure as to which characters were going to survive and indeed if ANY would survive. The character development was nuanced but well done and with enough humor to release the tension when needed.
The voice acting was well done and added to the war type atmosphere that was ever present throughout the story.
All being said this was a great introduction to Warhammer 40k and I plan on listening to more in the future.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 22/05/2018

Dang Orks Making a Big Ole Mess

We OrkZ Like Smashing dem Puny HOomiez . . .. . been bang smashing dah big onez into bigha onz gon smash em

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 18/01/2018

"Until the End"

Bowden's writing brought to life in only the way Keeble can. Road by bloody road the forces of Hellsreach are beaten back. Yet they stand. Until the end.

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  • John M. Borrini
  • 21/01/2018

Amazing Book!

This book is one of the greatest 40k books in the series, I highly recommend this book to any fan of Warhammer 40k.

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  • Vincent
  • 22/09/2018

Black Templars at their finest.

A story of sacrifice and courage in a universe where there is only war.

Black Templar Space Marine fans will enjoy this read - well worth the time and coin.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 06/09/2018

a 40k must!

I highly recommend this audiobook. the narration is great and the struggle throughout the book makes for a great story

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  • Mike
  • 28/04/2018

Fantastic!

If you could sum up Helsreach: Warhammer 40,000 in three words, what would they be?

It is great!

What other book might you compare Helsreach: Warhammer 40,000 to and why?

Betrayer. Because it's the same author and also a great story.

Have you listened to any of Jonathan Keeble’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

I've listened to a lot of Jonathan Keeble stories and this is one of his best.

Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

"Grimaldus. Die well."

Any additional comments?

Highly recommend.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 09/09/2019

Excellent Book

This book has so much to talk about. Great action, compelling subplots, relatable characters... Awesome read. I won't spoil anything but I think you'll find Jonathan Keeble's rendition of Trooper Andre to be hilarious.

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  • James
  • 13/09/2018

Awesome story!

Really loved this. Was my first Audiobook and I have to say I am VERY happy with this one.

The story is epic, and I was VERY engaged from beginning to end. The trials faced by not only Humanity, but the Templar themselves was very interesting to listen to. The Narrator for this book is FANTASTIC! Really nails it.

A true 40k! I recommend it to all 40k fans.

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  • jonathan camacho
  • 31/08/2018

instant favorite

probably one of the best 40k stories out there, unlike many others in the wh40k lore there is actual character development, it keeps the very real feeling of war prominent throughout the book, and the ending is actually worth something. worth the read.

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  • Ben
  • 15/01/2018

Nothing for the light hearted.

It takes a while until one realises, that whatever happens within the story line, eventually there is only one end to it. Whether it's a love story or true heroism, there is only one end in a world where there is only war.
Although this perception is slightly depressing, and the outcome sometimes foreseeable, the story's tenting won't let you down.
The author manages to picture the the state of war, the horrors and forlornness of the Warhammer Universe in an unmatched, cruel reality.

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  • Martin Heussler
  • 10/02/2018

Must have!

Absolutly amazing story of the biggest planetary siege of the 41st Millenium. Great Narrator! Long life the Black Templars. Long live the Steel Legion.

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  • Adam
  • 09/03/2020

Fantastic

Possibly one of the best audio books I’ve listened to yet. Fantastic voice acting and great story. Highly recommended

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  • Roleplayer
  • 01/11/2019

Helsreach. A must read

Grimaldus speech for the Steel Legion send a shiver down my spine. Excellent part in the Book. Definitly a must read if you are a Warhammer fan

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  • Jan Fritsche
  • 14/02/2019

Epic from start to finish

I cannot find fault with this audiobook. It is spoken very well, the story is epic, I love how even small military details are mentioned to show just how difficult urban warfare and logistics are...it is just very well done. The book is well known for a reason. Or several.

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  • Utilisateur anonyme
  • 17/12/2018

Awe-Inspiring window into the battles of 40K.

Masterful narration by Johnatan Keeble and indescribably good writing by ADB. Enjoyed every second of it to it's fullest. Worth every penny.

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  • Amazon Kunde
  • 04/06/2018

Gute kurzweilige Unterhaltung

perfekt beim gassi gehen, im Wartezimmer beim Arzt oder auf langer Bahnfahrt.

Der Sprecher ist sehr gut zu verstehen und Schul-english sollte, denke ich, ausreichen.