I only ended up reading this because my daughter got it in a mystery book box, and she didn’t want it. Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. Jacinto’s Remnant is about the struggle to preserve the COG. View all 3 comments. Overall, a storyline of survival, to rebuild human society after a series of catastrophes.

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As the survivors flee Jacinto, they must contend with the last of the Locust, bent on vengeance, remjant they struggle to stay alive in an icy wilderness. That is where the story begins in this book. Firstly it was a territorial battle, then a battle with the ‘Locusts’, murderous alien creatures that erupted suddenly from underground tunnels.

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Jacinto Remnant focuses on the decisions leading up to the using of this doomsday weapons platform. I also love how she has made the books that littl As a solid gears fan I thought as I’ve played and love all the remant I might as well read the books, I fell in love with the 1st book Aspho Fields and my love is carrying on.

The video game had a great storyline and the character developement was great, but this book highlights all the little things and specifically focuses on the Jacinto’s Remnant Gears of War by Karen Traviss Del Rey pages isbn Jacinto’s Remnant was a great idea for a book because it gears of war jacintos remnant based on the best-selling xbox games, Gears of War 1 and 2.

It off a definate must read for fans of gaming. Stunning book, ot captures the GOW universe and expands in stunning detail.


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Whether or not you are familiar with the games these books gears of war jacintos remnant are well worth the read. Kaleb Dec 13, At the end of Gears 2 he has to make a terrible choice which filters through in this novel. I enjoyed this book for the same reasons I enjoyed the first Gears of War book — the character building, background, dialogue, etc. The book gives readers background information about the characters and fills in the missing details of the game.

Would you like us to take another look at this review? The first Gears Novel goes into quite a lot of detail about the pendulum wars and the technology the Indies used was very different to that of the COG. View all 3 comments. Feb 04, Jasmine rated it it was amazing.

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Subsequently the remnant of Jacinto’s population much reduced must be protected and led to safety. All in all, a fascinating look at what happened after the 2nd video game. It was really fascinating delving into the characters more, including some of the poulation on this fears as characters themselves.

As the survivors flee Jacinto, they must contend with the last of the Locust, bent on vengeance, as they struggle to stay alive in an icy wilderness.

For more help see the Common Knowledge help page. But the only place they can find is a place where they have never seven seen the uacintos.

Jacinto’s Remnant dives both into the “present day” storyline taking place between Gears of War 2 gears of war jacintos remnant Gears of War 3 as well as the prologue storyline taking place around Emergence Day. The soldiers flood the city of Jacinto and are forced to move twice to refugee camps then to jjacintos island that is called Vex. Now I appreciate that Geard is perhaps not the most story-driven of games and the novels, while terrible, do add insight into what the fuck is fears on.


Flashback sequences give the account of the decision, and immediate aftermath, of the Hammer of Dawn Taking place during the sinking gears of war jacintos remnant Jacinto, this novels continues the story arc began in Gears of War 2, with the CoG now taking refuge remnnt over the country and seeking a new home.

In turn many of the relationships are expanded using some of the excellent novel-only characters who I have mentioned previously.

Aug 06, Igor Veloso rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: For a book standing squarely in the military sci-fi genre there’s a severe shortage of actual action, no large Aspho Fields style battles, just some fairly routine skirmishes.

Jul 05, Gearsofwarchick31 rated it it was amazing. Return to Book Page.

Jacinto’s Remnant (Gears of War, #2) by Karen Traviss

Dec 17, Charley rated it it was amazing. The book, like the others in the series parallels two stories in two different time periods. How those decisions affected the surviving humans and their personal jaintos is explained. Aug 31, Charlene rated it it was amazing.