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Soul Hunter

Warhammer 40,000
Narrated by: Andrew Wincott
Length: 13 hrs and 4 mins
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The Night Lords - traitors and killers who use fear as a weapon - face threats from within and without as they struggle to rebuild their Legion and continue to fight the Long War.  

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It's an assured and confident second novel from Aaron Dembski-Bowden that kicks off one of the most acclaimed and beloved series in Black Library history - and it's a chance to see the Long War from the Night Lords' perspective!  

The story:

The Night Lords were once among the most potent forces of the Imperium, Space Marines who used fear itself as their weapon. Now, cast adrift from the Emperor's light and hunted as heretics after their monstrous betrayal, the Night Lords clad themselves in symbols of death and fight the Long War, bringing pain and terror to all who worship the corpse-god of Terra. 

A summons from Warmaster Abaddon sends these rebels on a dangerous journey that leads inexorably to a conflict with the Emperor's chosen warriors, the Blood Angels.  

Written by Aaron Dembski-Bowden. Running time 13 hours and 5 minutes. Narrated by Andrew Wincott.

©2019 Games Workshop Limited (P)2019 Games Workshop Limited

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ADB is so good at bringing chaos marines to believable life, you end up rooting for them like crazy. It's fun to be bad.

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Surprisingly good writing!

This book was a great introduction into a very detailed and fantastical world of fictional war and drama. I thoroughly enjoyed the book and Andrew Wincott is a fantastic performer, I think even if I didn't enjoy the story I could see it though because Andrew is such a methodical narrator with a wonderful tone of voice. 5 stars all round!

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AMAZING!

I really wanted to start this over again the second it finished. Would highly recommend!

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NIGHT LORDS!

Excellent series of books, brilliantly narrated! Andrew Wincott covers a wide range of characters in an outstanding manner! Easy to listen to, and highly entertaining, you can't go wrong!

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ADB does it again

Another great story from ADB with a great performance of the audiobook. The story holds you all the way till the end leaving you wanting more.

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Perfect

Darkly funny, with key insights into a traitor legion on the verge of collapse. I'd avoided this book as I had considered the Night Lords to be very one-dimensional, but the author gives them depth, alongside the coolest serf in all of 40k. Heresy has never been so appealing 👺

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Stunning

One of the best 40k novels ever! Looking forward to the rest of the series!

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  • Grae Sheely
  • 22-11-2019

Damn it

Now I have to build an VIII Legion army, too. I'm already balls deep in half converted Word Bearers from listening to The First Heretic. ADB is trying to kill my wallet.

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  • Oscar
  • 20-09-2019

Beware this audiobook contains heresy

It was an insightful audiobook as I have never really read or listened to any of the traitor legion novels. I enjoyed that it has a lot of backstory and provides information about how the night lords came to be what they are in the 42nd millennium. The narrator also did a great job and overall I’d recommend it to someone like myself that doesn’t know much of the traitor legions.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 23-10-2019

Ave Dominus Nox

Excellent insight to post and pre heresy Night Lords. Overall good story and performance. Well worth it.

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  • Christopher Bruner
  • 14-10-2019

great book!

real, exquisite warhammer 40,000. Aaron dembski bowden is easily my favorite artist for the genre.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 08-09-2019

Gripping tale of war and betrayals in 40k

Worth a listen to, with decent performances and a good story. Makes me want a night lord army.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 03-09-2019

A great listen

I read the original book several years ago and it was absolutely wonderful. The concepts of the characters very experience of woe, corruption, honor, and comradery kept me with the book all the way through. This performance is wonderful for my tastes. It's very much in the throat for the majority of the time which brings a nice sense of expressed dread from the tonation which fits with the general chapter theme.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 30-09-2019

Ave Dominus Nox

Hail the Lord of Night . . . . . . . . . !

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  • Ron
  • 27-09-2019

Not Just A Great 40k Novel

This isn't just the best 40k series I've read. This is the best book series I've ever read. That's right "read". This will be the first audio book I've purchased of a real life book I already own. That's how good it is. Hands down the best sympathetic depiction of villains I've ever read. This is the first of three, and I really hope they bring the other two out as well. I can't say enough good about it. Get it if you have any interest at all.

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  • joshua mosebach
  • 22-09-2019

my favorite 40k book yet

great story for those that enjoy the nightlords. excited for the next 2 books in this series.

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  • Charles Nevill
  • 17-09-2019

Exceptional

ADBs classic now in audio format. Gripping from the word go and a must for any 40k fan.

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  • Baysidedude182
  • 23-09-2019

Ave Dominus Nox

ADB (the author) has breathed life into The Nightlords! A Legion often overlooked. He has made their world interesting and full of intrigue as you peer through the red eye lenses of the 8th, usually the protagonist. The Audible narrator has done a fantastic job and has really done this book Justice! I cannot wait for the next Two books in the series! buy it, enjoy it & Ave Dominus Nox

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 02-09-2019

A classic Aaron Dembski-Bowden story, now in audio

One of my favourite Black Library novels finally comes to audio. Narrator captures the intensity, complexity and darkness of the Night Lords perfectly.

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  • Alan
  • 03-09-2019

Ave Dominus Nox! Brilliant book, well read.

Brilliant book, well read, makes you see it from the other point of view. Can't wait for Blood Reaver and Void Stalker.

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  • james
  • 18-09-2019

BRILLIANT

After reading the whole omnibus I got this audiobook simply as I enjoy the Night Lords lore, it did not disappoint the voice acting re told the story in a completely new way for me absolutely brilliant I really cant recommend this enough, hopefully they are doing the other 2 books aswell, if so I cant wait.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 19-12-2019

Classic night lords

this book gives a alternative view on chaos space marines and actually makes you like abd feel for them, making them feel like people and not just some big bad. this made me start collecting chaos and paint them night lord colours when traditionally I'm a xeno player.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 06-12-2019

One of the best warhammer books I’ve heard!

This is by far the best book I’ve heard and Aaron dembski has really put done him self with this one.

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  • Stephen
  • 22-10-2019

Excellent all around

Good compelling story that shows a really good insiders look into the nightlords. Voice acting was dark and somber with excellent voices for both mortal and astarte characters. Would definitely recommend if you’re like me. Interested in warhammer 40k books but don’t have much precious knowledge of the lore.

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  • James Standard
  • 03-11-2019

great booke

well acted great book story is one the best jes in t hen40k library

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  • Muttley
  • 10-10-2019

Enthralling

A brilliant book brought to life by an amazing narrator, the story's pace starts strong and stays strong throughout a work of art

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  • D.S.Turner
  • 10-10-2019

Excellent

Brilliant story, compelling characters, and can't wait for the next one. Never really knew a huge amount about the Night Lords but they are arguably the most intriguing and conflicted of Legions! hugely recommended

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