Roy Tang

Programmer, engineer, scientist, critic, gamer, dreamer, and kid-at-heart.

Stream Posts Photos Links Archives About

All entries tagged mistborn.

You can subscribe to an RSS feed of this list.

Aug 2017

The Hero of Ages by Brandon Sanderson My rating: 4 of 5 stars It was ok. Some tropes turned around. Kind of frustrating how a lot of stuff just dragged out until the end. The identify of the Hero of Ages pretty much given away early on by the flavor text at the start of each chapter. I finished it in two sittings so that’s something View all my reviews
Posted by at /  books  mistborn / via goodreads / Syndicated: / 0 / 70 words
The Well of Ascension by Brandon Sanderson My rating: 4 of 5 stars I finished Well of Ascension only two days after finishing The Final Empire. I think I enjoyed it a bit less than the first book - mainly because there’s a lot of self-doubt here among the protagonists, a lot of paragraphs of “why am i doing this? I’m not good enough, etc”. The plot also takes longer to solidify.

read more (194 words)

Posted by at /  books  mistborn / via goodreads / Syndicated: / 0 / 194 words
The Final Empire by Brandon Sanderson My rating: 5 of 5 stars Great book. The story’s pace was a bit slow at first as Sanderson was doing his excellent worldbuilding and introducing us to the magic system in his world (he’s good at that sort of thing!), but it picks up about a third of the way through. A lot of the plot twists and character developments are handled very well.

read more (110 words)

Posted by at /  books  mistborn / via goodreads / Syndicated: / 0 / 110 words

Roy Tang is a:

roytang.net is a personal site, an E/N site, and kind of a commonplace book; I post about a random assortment of topics that interest me including software development, Magic the Gathering, pop culture, gaming, and tech life. This site is perpetually under renovation.