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Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Bradley has a role to play in upcoming novels. That's what I was expecting. Wow. Drops Archived Here. Upon investigation it’s sneaky cousin ground ice yanked my footing out and tried to brain me for my curiosity. Seen too many blackouts to count. Bone chilling cold hit upon making the thrid snowball. And Harry has two big things to expect and/or divert coming up in one year's time. 19 votes, 29 comments. The interesting wrinkle though is how long she's been possessed. Amazing.' Carlos... Look, I get Harry's point of view on things. That she got Lara to agree and demand a year herself is just icing. More posts from the dresdenfiles community. I feel like Butcher is setting Harry up to be super-isolated going forward. Reddit's Home for the Dresden Files book series by Jim Butcher. McCoy... glad he survived. This is also why I'm always scared for Michael and Eb. It was an easy way to force the issue of the last promise as well as give Harry a heads up about Lara’s plans all while poking and prodding at Harry to not get lost down the well of his own misery. She could have slipped on a banana peel and broken her neck and nothing substantial would have changed except that Harry now does not have someone to blame.

So I just got done reading battle grounds and remembered a post from here from 5 years ago. To be honest, it is going to make things emotionally tough to read going forward, as it feels like we haven't finished the deconstruction of Harry yet, and I had felt like we'd already hit the rock bottom point and were ready for reconstruction. I think Changes. One of the big themes of the series is choices, and Murphy made her choice. For that first, that beauty and knowledge, the frost gave me a second. We've only been told she can't be an Einherjaren, we don't know the rules for Valkyrie. Ice. He died doing the right thing. Did it hurt?

The immaterial snow hid all to solid ice. It freaking Molly whopped me, hung me by my ankles and shook taking all my body heat like so much change. Holy Crap. Part of me enjoyed it, part of me is yelling "WTF?". Reddit's Home for the Dresden Files book series by Jim Butcher. He has reasons to have mistrust of the White Council in general, and he's never a very trusting soul overall. Super thrilled and pumped to see what happens next. I don’t remember the timing of the tweet about her funeral. I think splitting the arcs was a good idea, because like has been mentioned elsewhere this one is really like Changes 2.0. I have no idea what Mab is thinking with her plans for Harry. Murphy... hm.

By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. She gave Harry a whole year to weasel his way out if he wants to. That nailed shut the coffin on her ever becoming a knight of the cross, and you don’t survive being in Harry’s presence unless you power up from time to time. Also, the foreshadowing sold the "back as a Valkyrie" angle so strongly, which would have resolved so many of the half-hearted issues Harry had with involving her, that it was kind of hard to read the blatant "Nope, not gonna happen" later. Like... she had her own funeral, probably. ). She knew that she’d rather go out fighting rather than sitting playing gal in the chair.

To be fair as one of the people in denial, it's pretty insane for him to casually tell us that a major character would die like that.

Which, by the way, is really weird. I could feel it hit the metacarpals first then pouring in to fill every contiguous bone with pain. So, with Sean Connery dying on Halloween - i think we have proof that he actually was Ramirez - an immortal highlander. I knew what was coming. As I laid there, a bit at Winter’s mercy, I marveled “The Winter Knight never has these problems.”. ... Reddit's Home for the Dresden Files book series by Jim Butcher. What's more, these are points that Murphy already made, and Harry accepted from Murphy, 13 or 14 books ago. ). Got 14 inches over 48 hours and learned a great deal experiencing Winter with a capital W. Snow descended in slow curtain, hazy dots and motes of white tied submissively to the wind. Call him a monster if you must, but he's done being pushed around and has embraced his power, and if you come at him or his people, your only options are to run, hide, or die. Where were her mom, sister, cousins, whatever? Scenes are often not written sequentially. Could Murphy have not gone out into the battle? A new first. Being the fool I was I followed in thai shorts, house shoes and a sweater. Cookies help us deliver our Services. Everything about these two books seems so poorly thought out. Ive lived in the desert where theres no cities to light the night. Reddit's Home for the Dresden Files book series by Jim Butcher. Cookies help us deliver our Services. I mean... could Jim have been clearer? I love that the funeral ceremony for Murph, and all the people that died, was at Dresden's own grave. My biggest little annoyance of the book: Dresden has an important ally named Listens-to-Wind and an important enemy named Listen. And no White Council. But Jim tweeted about making Harry's life worse... Harry marries Lara, Murph comes back as a Valkyrie after the fact. Overall I enjoyed it quite a bit, but I certainly understand the complaints others have had. We got a child-care facility under attack, for one reason only: to get a spotlight on Bradley. That said, it's not like it's impossible for a romantic relationship to work between them, I just don't feel like it was shown to work here. Thank you! Although it's interesting to see a flagrant non-human get soul-gazed. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Thanks Jim :(, The trick was that it wasn't just Murphy's funeral. The light seemed to die at the point of emission. This is the official r/fantasy megathread for discussing the book. Molly watches in pain. A new Big Bad has been set up in Drakul, and Marcone's threat level has been elevated. That seems like something that would be almost guaranteed to compromise the usefulness of the Winter Knight. The wait between the two hurt the overall story, and I felt that both stories had some padding to make it two separate books. Of course the big things that I feel a lot of people are going to focus on are the death of Murphy and the arranged marriage to Lara. And yeah, it would be hard to picture Murphy sitting things out, so her going out and fighting is totally in character, but it's still hard to see her get taken out by a punk like Rudolph. But Carlos has solid points too. I've completely forgotten. Please post all your hopes and dreams, critiques, reactions, official news articles, media reviews, and the like, in this thread. I feel like these are going to get a lot of hate that’s undeserved. The site may not work properly if you don't, If you do not update your browser, we suggest you visit, Press J to jump to the feed. Please you spoiler tags like this: text goes here Please make sure that there are no spaces between ! It opens the door for a power-up that Dresden hadn't considered (like her coming back as an actual Valkyrie). The two work so well together as platonic friends, and I think it's important to show male-female friends that don't want to be in a non-platonic relationship. She's got a massive family. So it was definitely an improvement from Peace Talks, but considering a large chunge of that book was talking about the repercussions of what Thomas had done and subsequently what Harry did afterwards there is no fallout from it all? There's a lot to resolve with his character right now, and it was clear about a quarter of the way into this book that there would not be time for that to happen here. Winter was not fucking around.

Feel free to discuss the books, television series, comic books, RPG, and other works by Jim Butcher (such as Codex Alera and Cinder Spires, et al. someone remind me what's happened to the 3rd sword? Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. Any general Dresden questions that pertain to the other books should be directed to Daily Recommendation Requests and Simple Questions Thread.

They should have just made Listen into Cowl. Feel free to discuss the books, television series, comic books, RPG, and other works by Jim Butcher (such as Codex Alera and Cinder Spires, et al. Nothing was this fucking dark. It'll be interesting to see where things go in the near future. Freaking learn, Harry; what happened here was largely the consequences of your own decisions. I agree with most of your statements, but I disagree about losing CPD. A dramatic turn of events and arc for Dresden. He literally told us. are not.

Still, i wanted that first touch of fresh snow.

Jim Butcher's latest Dresden Files novel, Battle Ground, is out today. I think the reason he was ok telling us was that he knew most people would not believe it. An empty coffin filled with pictures of everyone that had fallen, marked with the headstone "Here Lies Harry Dresden, He Died Doing the Right Thing." The whole series could’ve ended at that line.

I get that events in BG are bigger than this, but the book ends with the dust settled, the tacked on short story 6 months later and no talk of the Svartalves' revenge or asking where Thomas went? Jim Butcher's latest Dresden Files novel, Battle Ground, is out today. Press J to jump to the feed.

It didnt matter. Battlegrounds is Changes 2.0 to me. Seems like a lot bluster for this thread to just fizzle out. Hell yeah. The new status quo is gonna be crazy! There is fighting, and then there is what happened in Jim Butcher’s Battle Ground, the latest addition to the Harry Dresden universe.Unlike the other books in the Dresden file universe, Battle Ground does not have a beginning, middle, and end. I knew she was gonna die the moment she broke the sword in Skin Game.

I’m excited for Mirror Mirror. We welcome respectful dialogue related to speculative fiction in literature, games, film, and the wider world. She died and everyone shocked pikachu faced. Coupled with the "selling my soul bit by bit" discussion, this feels like the big purpose to these things happening, hence my "partly" comment above about the reason for Murphy's death. And as far as Lara goes, Mab knows what she’s doing. Press J to jump to the feed. He said Murphy's funeral. This also tracks with the deaths of the other young Wardens. She’d have chosen to stand beside Harry in defense of Chicago every time. Plot armor for certain characters is there and blatant, but I’m ok with that given it’s genre. Harry Dresden, Wizard of Chicago, Lord of the Little Folk, Winter Knight and Leader of the Chicago army is here, and he's done being pushed around and kept in the dark.

He may have known Murphy was going to die and was writing the funeral scene before he wrote her death (he tweeted that he killed someone (IRRC I loved) today.

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