By Steve Albert
Between races; old lore is utilised via humanity to bring on alien beings of bounded may perhaps to do the bidding in their ‘Summoners’. but a negative revenge is being plotted as a way of retribution for this outrage.
Between international locations; with the dominant subjugating the least strong, pillaging the bounty of this strife: guld and slaven. males lust after those commodities and type their wishes round their conquering armies.
Between women and men; wealth and tool is obvious because the average area of the elitist hierarchy – a favoured order outfitted round male governance and revenue. the place this can be contested no mercy is proven in the system’s retribution.
‘king Zéus-Preylude is the 1st in a chain of chronicles of those instances. It opens at the steps of the Domination’s seat of authority, and takes up the tale with the venture set for certainly one of its best soldats; Quillon. yet all isn't really because it turns out, and Quillon is quickly made conscious of simply how ephemeral luck is as he’s offered out through his personal superiors.
But via this betrayal he meets Vengeance, a Sacrificial of the Zealen religion, and unearths an alternate method of viewing his werld and his lifestyles. lower adrift from all he as soon as held as sacrosanct Quillon has to struggle to outlive, and for his sanity. Vengeance is torn by means of devotion to her God, and for the affection of lifestyles outwith this servitude.
Together they trip via a werld that accepts no deviation from its selected elite, after they step off the trail then they're really outlaws. If it have been mere governments and mortals they'd to struggle they might have stood an opportunity, because it is there's a entire universe of lore and chicanery past the tangible werld they now search to style within the photograph in their personal values.
Their tale affects on many different lives, supplying chance and sealed destiny to these entangled within the internet strung approximately them. And continuously their very own destiny lies inside of an evil stability, as one of many alien race, the E’Boline, is summoned to seek them down. A being that can't go back to its personal until eventually it has fulfilled its accountability – an obligation to kill one or either one of them.
‘king Zéus - Preylude finishes with the outbreak of the ‘pestilence’, a contagion that may threaten the very way forward for humanity. Will Vengeance and Quillon’s legacy to the werld be sufficient to aid the survival of the race, or will the greed and gear lust of countries, deities and males let no such burgeoning of desire .....