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The Deathworlders by Hambone

 

The galactic bureaucracy of the Interspecies Dominion has long considered it impossible for those planets classified as “Deathworlds” to produce intelligent civilizations. The daily challenges of simply surviving on those disaster-wracked, plague-ridden, predator-haunted hellholes would surely favor base animals driven by instinct, rather than thinking sophonts.

The natives of the Class 12 Deathworld known as “Earth”, therefore, come as something of a surprise.

As a galaxy full of ancient and deadly threats slowly turn their attention towards this anomaly, how will the human race be changed by the revelation that the alien life forms we have long dreamed of meeting, are vastly inferior to us in every way?

And how will interstellar society react when an ordinary bartender from Texas can tear the worst monsters in the galaxy limb from limb?

Note: The Deathworlders contains pervasive graphic violence; also, some graphic sexual content and harsh language.


A serialized novel, updating monthly

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Listed: Sep 19, 2016

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Humanity, FY, comin’ again to entertain the MFin’ world, yeah.

By Psycho Gecko, author of World Domination in Retrospect

May 11, 2017: The rather family-unfriendly-named genre of "Humanity, Fuck Yeah" has been one of my guilty pleasures for years now. Based on a perception that humanity is often depicted as weaker physically and/or mentally than most alien species, it is an attempt to instead make humans the stronger species, sometimes even a sci fi settings equivalent of the bogeyman. In a way, it harkens back to earlier stories in science fiction like John Carter of Mars.

I bring all that up because Deathworlders [more . . .]

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Humans: The Roided-up Monsters of the Universe

By KitCat, member

Nov 24, 2017: Deathworlders is a military science fiction novel that takes place in space. What makes this unique is that humans are stronger than aliens unlike other books. It is intended for adults. (This would be a good time to point out that I’m only 10 years old.) Because it is intended for adults, there is swearing and violence. This is a very long book and it’s not done yet.

Good things: All characters have different personalities( most of them, anyway.). The spelling, [more . . .]

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