Venture deeper into the Forgotten Realms or grimdark universe of the 41st millennium by bagging a deal on Dungeons & Dragons and Warhammer 40,000 books on Humble Bundle.
The Dungeons & Dragons book bundle includes novels set across the fantasy tabletop RPG’s Forgotten Realms setting.
£1 or more will get you the Dark Elf trilogy by noted fantasy author R.A. Salvatore, as well as the first two entries in the War of the Spider Queen series by Richard Lee Byers and Thomas M. Reid, and Lisa Smedman’s Sacrifice of the Widow, book one in the Lady Penitent series.
Increase your pledge to at least £6.50 and you’ll also get Salvatore’s Icewind Dale trilogy, plus the first two Legacy of the Drow books by the author, the next two War of the Spider Queen instalments and Smedman’s second Lady Penitent book, Storm of the Dead.
£12 and over will get you everything on offer, adding two more Legacy of the Drow books, three books in Salvatore’s Paths of Darkness series, the next two War of the Spider Queen books and Ascendancy of the Last, the third book in Smedman’s Lady Penitent run. The top tier also includes The Collected Stories, an anthology of Legend of Drizzt tales by Salvatore.
According to Humble Bundle, the entire collection of Dungeons & Dragons books is usually worth $175.
Humble Bundle’s collection of Warhammer 40,000 books includes titles from Games Workshop’s Black Library aimed at giving readers their first taste of a number of popular series set in the miniature wargame’s grimdark universe.
£1 will get you six books following a number of different Space Marine chapters, including Space Wolves: Space Wolf, Last Chancers: 13th Legion and Mephiston: Blood of Sanguinius, based on the Blood Angel chief librarian.
£6.50 adds in eight more books, notably the 20th anniversary edition of Gaunt's Ghosts: First and Only by prolific Black Library author Dan Abnett and Salamander, the opening saga in Nick Kyme’s Tome of Fire series.
Step up to the £12 level and you’ll add another dozen books to your collection, including Abnett’s Eisenhorn: Xenos, the first in the Eisenhorn trilogy being adapted into an upcoming TV show by the makers of The Man in the High Castle.
All of the Dungeons & Dragons and Warhammer 40,000 books are available as DRM-free digital ebooks. As with all of Humble Bundle’s offerings, any money pledged can be split between Humble, the books’ publishers and a chosen charity - Extra Life for the Forgotten Realms bundle and reading-related organisations the EveryLibrary Institute and CILIP in the case of the Black Library deal.