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Star Wars: Legacy of the Force #6: Inferno

Narrated by: Marc Thompson
Length: 6 hrs and 11 mins
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Summary

Luke Skywalker wanted to unify the Jedi order and bring peace to the universe. Instead his wife Mara lies dead at the hands of an unknown assassin, his wayward nephew Jacen has seized control of the Galactic Alliance, and the galaxy has exploded in all-out civil war.

With Luke consumed by grief, Jacen Solo works quickly to consolidate his power and jumpstart his plan to take over the Jedi. Convinced he's the only one who can save the galaxy, Jacen will do whatever it takes, even ambush his own parents.

With the Rebel confederacy driving deep into the Core to attack Coruscant and the Jedi under siege, Luke must reassert his position. Only he can lead the Jedi through this crisis, but it means solving the toughest problem Luke's ever faced. Does he fight alongside his nephew Jacen, a tyrant who's illegally taken over the GA, or does he join the rebels to smash the Galactic Alliance he helped create?

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legends

great story it's a shame that the current makers of star wars think it's more important to do the unexpected than it is to give the fans what they want that's how you make a entertaining film that's loved and it's how you make money

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The force is strong with this one.

Great storyline, well read and fast paced. Lots of important happens and battles that help decide the fate of the jedi.

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Now I just need the next one.

Amazing the fall to the dark side continues and the war rages on. I can't wait to see what happens next.

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Great stuff

loved it great story star better then the new movie should been this on TV.

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  • 06-02-16

Great story

Would be nice if it was unabridged. The story is both gripping and compelling. Love star wars

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  • T. Mcpherson
  • 27-01-09

A great series!

Very well done for a Star Wars audiobook. Even though it is abridged, the 6 hour run-time leaves enough material to make this audiobook entertaining. That said, you can still notice gaps where, I assume, material was cut out for the abridgement. This can be annoying after a while. I won't beat around the bush, I loathe any abridgement and I would encourage people to complain to the publisher so that they will begin releasing unabridged versions of these books. Other than that, this book was excellent. Marc Thompson is one of the most talented narrators that I have heard. It is a pleasure to listen to him. The different character voices that he assumes throughout the book are executed flawlessly and I had to keep reminding myself that it was the same person speaking. The writing, sound production, and music were all top notch. I would give this 5 stars if not for the abridgement.

One last thing, stay away from any of the star wars audiobooks that are less than 6 hours in length. They are so butchered by the abridgements, that they are not worth your time or money. Quite a few of these are narrated by Anthony Heald and he is just plain awful. I found this out the hard way. Just remember, Anthony Heald = extremely poor narration. Jonathan Davis = Extremely good narration. Marc Thompson = Outstanding narration.

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  • Chad
  • 10-09-07

One of the best star wars stories

This book is now one of my favorite of all the star wars stories. Great writing. The narration and production value is also quite exceptional.

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  • Mark
  • 28-04-09

Great Series

I loved the entire "Legacy of the Force" series, and Troy Denning's writings in the Star Wars mythos are great.

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  • Jeremy
  • 08-10-07

Another 'edge of your seat' chapter

Yet another great storyline, as well as a great production. The LOF series has met and exceeded my temptations...leaving me yet again waiting for the next installment.

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  • ryanbullick
  • 10-04-20

when could we have unabridged

everything is absolutely fantastic the music the sound effects Mark Thompson's voice acting but please Random House audio lucasfilm Disney Del Rey please on a bridge Audible

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  • Nick
  • 16-01-20

amazing and very emotional

I almost cried when we lost her and I was so mad at Jason. this story and the way it's been told is absolutely amazing!

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  • B. Allen
  • 14-07-19

Short

I hate these abridged versions of this series. Please release the unabridged versions. Things just seem to randomly happen. Characters just appear places they shouldn't be based on the story that's being performed. If we had the missing parts we'd have been understanding of everything that's going on.

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  • Jason Randolph
  • 10-01-19

Lord Kides

I enjoyed this story but I had some trouble with it, and Ben came vary close to the dark side but Luke pulled him back. And I liked the segments about the rebuilding of the Mandalor economy.

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  • jonathon
  • 07-11-18

loved it

still worth geting it even though it is ubriged it is a amazing story loved it

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  • tony
  • 14-09-18

good stuff

lots of twists and turns in the story great description of action overall great to listen to music isnt overbearing as in some audiobooks