Gods & Heroes Previews Excerpt from New Book Series

Posted Mon, Sep 12, 2011 by Martuk

Heatwave Interactive has offered a peek at the first in a series of new books based on the Gods & Heroes: Rome Rising universe. Who the new series is penned by remains a mystery as the announcement only identifies them as “an award-winning author” and promises to reveal a second excerpt on September 16th.

The excerpt comes from the first book titled, "Blood and Laurels" and follows the story of ten year old Atellus, who finds himself embroiled in a surprise battle between Rome's heroes and an army of men and Cyclopes.

The Romans stood firm, shoulder to shoulder with shields up and swords drawn as the first wave of invaders launched arrows and flung javelins. Only when the first few succeeded in reaching them did the legion come to life.

Head over and check out the full excerpt on the Gods & Heroes website.

Gods-and-heroes-mouthy.jpg

Gods & Heroes strikes down subscriptions and opens the game to current players for free until the new model kicks in.

News, Official Announcements
Sat, Jan 14, 2012
Martuk
steam-breach-logo.jpg

Valve confirms Steam hacker intrusion and the compromised security is much worse than you might think.

News, Official Announcements
Mon, Feb 13, 2012
Martuk
Security-Breach.jpg

The Steam forums are down for maintenance today, but word has it they were recently hacked. Is your account safe?

News, Rumors
Fri, Nov 11, 2011
Martuk
Gods-and-Heroes-Logo.jpg

Heatwave Interactive reveals excerpt from the first book in a new series based on Gods & Heroes: Rome Rising.

News, Official Announcements
Mon, Sep 12, 2011
Martuk

News from around the 'Net