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Dr. Aleron Kong is the father of American LitRPG. Join him in his best-selling LitRPG saga, The Land. The journey of terrifying adventures, dangerous enemies, and heart-stopping wonder continues here. 

"This is the world you were meant to fight for!"

Welcome to the sixth vivacious installment of Aleron Kong's Chaos Seeds series.

The time of hiding has passed. The Mist Village will make itself known. Goblins have invaded Richter’s lands. Though the first incursion has been defeated, the anger of Chaos Seed remains. Those who challenge Richter’s power will learn there is a reason all creatures fear the mist.... It is the home of monsters.

For the first time, Richter takes the battle to his enemies. He will live up to his name, and the very Land will shake with this power. With his allies, the wood sprites of Nadria, the army of the Mist Village marches to war. Richter has been a healer, an enchanter, a dungeon diver, and a killer. Now he becomes something more. He becomes a raider!

This is a world of wonder and horror. This is a world of pain and joy. This is the world of monsters...and the brave men who battle them. Welcome back my friends!

Welcome back...to the Land!

©2016 Aleron Kong (P)2017 Aleron Kong

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Jeff Hayes is amazing, aleron Kong is dishonest

if you use fakespot.com on any of aleron Kong's books on Amazon you can clearly see that aleron kong or people he employs are artificially inflating his 5 star reviews as well as using slur campaigns and attacks coordinated to silence critics and vote that more honest reviews are unhelpful, so whilst I somewhat enjoyed this series, I'm now forced to give it an abysmal review to both reflect my disappointment in Aleron Kong at his dishonest and bad faith business practices, as well as do my small part in counteracting his devoted legion of monkeys (and perhaps even boys) that are employed and coordinated via his Facebook page amongst other means. If you think I am making this up then you are a sheep, as a few good Google searches, Reddit or fakespot.com make the truth visible if you bother searching. For my actual rating, the story is a solid 3/5, the author has very little talent towards writing, but makes up for that with incredibly detailed world building. The performance by Jeff Hayes smooths over many of the authors flaws in writing style and he deserves 5/5 for giving the performance life even where the books were lacking. I enjoyed the books 4.5/5, but I truly love fantasy and litrpg both, and would objectively only give the story an honest rating of 3/5. All that being said though, my rating of the author would be 1/5 or lower, due to his arrogance, pride and dishonesty. Not to mention the number of deadlines he has missed just for the release of book8, but that's neither here nor there when compared to how he dishonestly manipulates ratings and reviews for profit and fame. Shame on you Aleron Kong, I may enjoy your books, but I'm only 1 step away from boycotting your future works! TLDR: I really enjoyed the series, but objectively it's very average and the author has been shown to be heavily manipulating his ratings and reviews... Now watch as his team of worker monkeys bury this unbiased, critical review in with "unhelpful" markers... please vote helpful if you found this to be informative

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Fantastic

Amazingly engaging and wonderfully read. Worth a binge listen. Can't wait to gear what happens next

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the best

loved it read it like 6 times. entire series is the best. if u like anything magical this is the series

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Best book in the series so far!

With each successive book in this series I've been drawn further and further into the expanding story of The Land and have been loving it. The voice acting was enjoyable, characters entertaining, and story has me hungry to find out what happens next. I think I'll just be off to go and get that next book now... ;)

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Love this series

I really love the style of these books cant get enough hopefully Aleron contiune on this series for anothe 10+ years to come. Love the journey

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AMAZING!!!!!

I think this has veen the best vook to date in the series. Love every second of it!

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Just like a game

I love that it sounds just like the crazy games I used to play in D&D. Brings back memories and I love it!

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I'm Hooked!

Aleron Kong yet again living up to his title "The Godfather of LitRPG" A MUST read!

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READ THIS BOOK

Amazing storytelling. Main character is funny and relatable. Sorry did I say funny. HILARIOUS! 100% recommend. Every book completed makes you want more and Aleron Kong provides. Love the book. Love the author and can't forget Nick Podehl who is a AMAZING reader.

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addicktive,

Just what you need for long day of work. five four three two one.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 17-03-2019

Amazing adventure!

A truly fantastic adventure that sucks you in with every chapter! I'll be starting the next book ASAP

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 19-09-2019

Good Book

I enjoyed the story but the increase in use of foul language is unpleasant and unnecessary.

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  • charles
  • 19-01-2018

Enough already

Seems like the first 2 hours was nothing but stats and prompts. I think the book would only be about 2/3 as long without all the stats. It’s just too much.

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  • Tom
  • 07-01-2018

to much of the same .....

sad to say nightmare of every gamer story line got boring and the non-stop lvl up sounds gear explanations wayyyyyy overdone it feels like listening to a weapon encyclopedia and less of a story........ book's 1 thro5 we're more interesting I gave up on book 6 in the 1h.......

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  • Sehra
  • 23-01-2019

Too much sexism

Overall an enjoyable book but the blatant sexism gets old. This many books in and there is still no character development. Performance really is the saving grace.

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  • Ryan
  • 09-01-2019

OMG I LOVE THIS SERIES!!!

I just can't get enough of the series. the writing is fantastic and so is the narrator keep up the good work guy.

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  • Kaz
  • 21-01-2019

Great Build up

Honestly their is so much going on at this point the story started to struggle with unfinished quests. This is where it was turned around. 1. Something I liked: This is where Richter became a real person to me at. He was cruel to his enemies and good to his pets. As a dog person I would so do this for my pups. 2. Something I disliked: some interactions felt forced. Like Yoshi is a master expert. I have no problem with his loyalty but the thing with the hand speak. That bothered me. Plus I feel like he should of been able to track the snake with all of his war buffs. 3. The title: Raiders honestly with this book I was expecting a full on attack instead I was pleasantly surprised and find the title fitting. 4. Favorite Character: With our a doubt Alma. I’m hoping at level 10 Psy-Bond she is no longer a servant but a true equal at that point. 5. My suggestion: Finish some of the big storylines and gives us a clear calendar 6. Would I recommend this book/series: Hell yes I got my little brother hooked on these and my daughter enjoys the parts she is allowed to listen to. (Had to edit out the prisoner scenes of course)

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  • Nicholas
  • 13-12-2018

Kong is king

Love this series! Best audio book series ever. Just so entertaining. Can’t wait to read the 7th and then reread all 7 again before the 8th comes out in the next few months. Top shelf. Gnomes rule!!!!

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  • Ol Jack Burton
  • 19-04-2018

Top notch story and narration! 5 stars is not enough!

Nick podehl is by far the best narrator out there. He brings these books to life! It amazes me how he remembers and maintains the exact same voices for characters in this series, book after book. As for the story. I can’t remember another series that has kept me as excited for the next book as the chaos seed storyline has. Aleron Kong is a master of weaving the story together and making it tense and funny and exciting all at once. By far one of my new favorite authors and stories. I highly recommend this book and the previous books in the series!

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  • Jjacobson
  • 07-01-2018

Loved it.

These books of the Land saga are very entertaining. Each time I get the new book I’m always pleased. I highly recommend this series. Enjoy

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  • Josh Lee Williams
  • 23-06-2019

Exceptional

This series is quite possibly my favourite ever. The narration is incredible (as always) with delivery of several characters in varying accents and voices that make it seem as if there were several narrators.

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  • Thomas
  • 17-12-2018

good book

love the story just wish they didn't have to go few all the stats so often. especially when he levels up loads and goes few all the notification when all you need to hear is the last one of the level.

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  • D. N.
  • 10-10-2018

Sigh...still s good story but....

Good story but too much character stat Reading. It almost reads like a rulebook rather than a story

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  • Alexander
  • 26-08-2020

Excellent!

This book had much less stats than the last, which made the story shine! Loved it!!! straight onto the next

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  • Anonymous User
  • 25-08-2020

THRILLING CONTINUATION

Love the saga, but I have been waiting for some more overall plot, which this book delivers. Can't wait to read the next in the series. Godly Performance 👌

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  • Anonymous User
  • 08-08-2020

Now it's really opening up

another great entry I have been waiting for a more action packed book and this one really did have my full attention. I love the world and where it's going so far. going to buy the next one right now.

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  • mr
  • 06-07-2020

good book

looking forward to listening to the next one, good series and well worth listening to. gnomes rule!

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  • Gruzenburg
  • 29-06-2020

great story great performance amazing mechanics

this is one of the best of the series. The mechanics of the Land expand significantly in this book and add to the interest. The narration has enthusiasm though as a Brit the pronunciation of some words rankles. Basil and herb are two words Nick has trouble with. or do all Americans pronounce 'herb' as 'erb' ? there are also genuine dilemmas in this book, and some great characters.

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  • Scorpion kickboxer
  • 05-06-2020

THIS CHANGES EVERYTHING !!!

the land will never be the same again, richter lands have been invaded and he won’t run and hide. Not afraid to make the tough choices richer and his villagers fight for what’s right, Epic story telling entwined with an amazing voice performance make this book the best yet. Who will survive to sing songs of the mist villagers, and the strange man who came from another wold and change the land FOREVER.

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  • Daniel Cooper
  • 17-10-2019

Wonderful

My favourite book if this series so far. Every chapter you listen to you will want to hear more!

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