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The Bonehunters (The Malazan Book of the Fallen, Book 6) by Steven Erikson

By Steven Erikson

The Seven towns uprising has been beaten. Sha'ik is useless. One final insurgent strength continues to be, holed up within the urban of Y'Ghatan and below the fanatical command of Leoman of the Flails. the possibility of laying siege to this old citadel makes the battle-weary Malaz 14th military uneasy. For it used to be the following that the Empire's maximum champion Dassem Ultor used to be slain and a tide of Malazan blood spilled. a spot of foreboding, its scent is of dying.  But somewhere else, brokers of a miles higher clash have made their commencing strikes. The Crippled God has been granted a spot within the pantheon, a schism threatens and facets needs to be selected. no matter what each one god makes a decision, the ground-rules have replaced, irrevocably, terrifyingly and the 1st blood spilled might be within the mortal international.  A global within which a bunch of characters, time-honored and new, together with Heboric Ghost arms, the possessed Apsalar, Cutter, as soon as a thief now a killer, the warrior Karsa Orlong and the 2 historic wanderers Icarium and Mappo--each trying to find the sort of destiny as they may type with their very own arms, guided by means of their very own will. If in simple terms the gods would depart them on my own. yet now that knives were unsheathed, the gods are disinclined to be type. There will likely be warfare, conflict within the heavens. And, the prize? not anything under life itself...  Here is the beautiful new bankruptcy in Steven Erikson's very good Malazan e-book of the Fallen--hailed as an epic of the mind's eye and said as a fable vintage within the making.

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Sisters will often work with elves from Vera-tre, and occasionally assist Vigils. Requirements: Potential sisters must be female. Humans and half-elves are the most common, but there have been a few half-orcs and dwarves as well. A prospective member must worship Denev and prove themselves through a series of rites and tests. Finally, in order to be accepted the woman must prove herself skilled in woodlore and the use of the scythe, and possess the required strength and grace. Style: The Sisterhood of the Scythe trains through example, instructive rituals and stories.

The Ceruleans number over 200, and each is trained in combat while flying, invisible, or under a host of other magical conditions. However, the overwhelming majority of their time is spent like any other mercenary company. Guard duties and escorting caravans are the most common assignments. Members are predominantly first or second level warriors, though there is an elite cadre of about 30 fighters. This group each has at least one potion of flight ready for important battles, but the cost requires this to be a last resort.

Core classes of 1st level fighters, their overall cost per day. Characters interested in rangers and other martial classes are also typically hiring units often have to pay a certain amount up officers. Warriors are paid 6 sp per day at 2nd level, front. A respectable mercenary company might replus another 3 per extra level of experience. PC quire a month’s salary before starting work for an classes receive 6 sp per day at 1st level. employer they do not know well. Leaders of a company are typically responsible for punishing internal PC classed characters above 1st level are the infractions, allocating pay, and maintaining the unit.

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