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Old 01-22-2013, 08:15 AM   #1576
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I'm on "White night" now after taking a break for a while when I completed "Proven guilty".
I pretty much read book 1 to book 8 in succession and wanted to try something else for a while. Once I read a few other books I got the urge to read the Dresden files again.

Very much enjoying White night, I won't go into details due to spoilers, but I'm more into this one than Proven guilty, although I did enjoy it.
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Old 01-23-2013, 12:28 AM   #1577
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Will Evil Hat Accelerate the Dresden Files in 2014? That’s Up To You!

Big news for RPG fans (and folks interested in trying it out) on the Fate Core kickstarter today: if the Fate Core kickstarter campaign makes it up to $400,000 in the next week, they will produce a lightweight, streamlined “Fate Accelerated” Dresden Files role-playing game aimed at making it easier than ever to game in the world of the Dresden Files.
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Old 01-23-2013, 11:57 AM   #1578
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He's up next for me so I hope that's a good sign!
With Wild Cards you cover everything from straight up superhero to magic to technology based powers. If you're considering it, I recommend starting at book one, although you could jump on at the newest trilogy.
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Old 01-23-2013, 07:55 PM   #1579
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It would be nice to see a Dresden files RPG conversion to the Runequest system (like Legend/MRQ2).
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Old 01-23-2013, 08:02 PM   #1580
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It would be nice to see a Dresden files RPG conversion to the Runequest system (like Legend/MRQ2).
I don't know anything about what you said, but I'd think that you'd be better off suggesting something like that to Evil Hat as I don't believe that anyone here can help. Just a guess though.

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Old 01-24-2013, 01:13 PM   #1581
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I'm looking forward to Ever After. The witch-demon-elf history is an interesting storyline, and my favourite of the series. Luckily, the ebook showed up as reservable in my library's Overdrive this morning and I am first in line!
I finished Ever After. The plot was fun. Rachel's dialogue was silly as per usual and her rigid moral stance made me want to smack her a few times. I'll give it 4/5 stars.
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Old 01-24-2013, 08:52 PM   #1582
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I'm looking forward to Ever After. The witch-demon-elf history is an interesting storyline, and my favourite of the series. Luckily, the ebook showed up as reservable in my library's Overdrive this morning and I am first in line!
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I finished Ever After. The plot was fun. Rachel's dialogue was silly as per usual and her rigid moral stance made me want to smack her a few times. I'll give it 4/5 stars.
I'm not there yet as I've decided to wait until after the final book in the series (#13) has been released, so that I can read them all back to back.
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Old 01-24-2013, 09:25 PM   #1583
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I'm not there yet as I've decided to wait until after the final book in the series (#13) has been released, so that I can read them all back to back.
That's a good idea. I follow several unfinished series and it's so easy to forget details between novels.
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Old 01-24-2013, 09:32 PM   #1584
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That's a good idea. I follow several unfinished series and it's so easy to forget details between novels.
That's why I waited on Harry Potter until the final book was published, then blew through the series in two weeks.
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Old 01-24-2013, 09:36 PM   #1585
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a good idea, but I'm not waiting! It's next, after the book I'm reading now, Leviathan Wakes!

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a good idea, but I'm not waiting! It's next, after the book I'm reading now, Leviathan Wakes!

I so very much envy your reading speed & time availability!
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Yeah, my speed-reading method is to read just the first and last words on each page!

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Old 01-25-2013, 03:29 AM   #1589
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WOW, how big is your font? Must be ginormous.
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