Empire Burning

A Twilight Wars Novel

Empire Burning

A Twilight Wars Novel

By Robbie MacNiven

Empires collide and loyalties are tested in this galaxy-spanning, action-packed SF novel set in the expansive universe of Twilight Imperium

War has consumed the galaxy, and the once mighty Lazax Empire has crumbled into dust leaving nothing but ash and ruin. In the devastation, the civilizations once forced to serve the empire vie for power and control. Resources are scarce, loyalty is fragile, and anyone can be bought for the right price.
But while the survivors attempt to crush each other in their race for the throne, there are those in the shadows who haven’t forgotten the might of the empire. And they will do anything to restore the rightful rulers to power. Even if it means the galaxy must burn.

Twilight Imperium

Twilight Imperium

Intergalactic empires fall, but one faction will rise from the ashes to conquer the galaxy.

Once the mighty Lazax Empire ruled all the known galaxy from its capital planet of Mecatol Rex, before treachery and war erased the Lazax from history, plunging a thousand star systems into conflict and uncertainty.

Now the Great Races who span the galaxy look upon their former capital hungrily – the power and secrets of the Lazax await a new emperor…

To lay claim to the throne is a destiny sought by many, yet the shadows of the past serve as a grim warning to those who would follow in their footsteps.

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Publication Details

Series: Twilight Wars, book 2
Page Count: 352pp
Cover Art: Tobias Roetsch
Genre: Science Fiction

Paperback edition

US On Sale Date: October 1, 2024
UK On Sale Date: October 24, 2024
Paperback Dimensions: 197mm x 130mm

About the Author

ROBBIE MacNIVEN hails from the highlands of Scotland. A lifelong fan of sci-fi and fantasy, he has had over a dozen novels published in settings ranging from Marvel’s X-Men, to Descent: Legends of the Dark, to Warhammer 40,000. Having completed a doctorate in Military History from the University of Edinburgh in 2020, he also possesses a keen interest in the past. His hobbies include historical re-enacting and making eight-hour round trips every second weekend to watch Rangers FC.

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Praise for Twilight Imperium

“The epitome of what a Space Opera should truly be – detailed, complex and full of rich and engaging characters, while simultaneously allied to a galaxy-spanning plot that moves along at a fast pace”

Sci-fi and Fantasy Reviewer, on The Fractured Void

Global Ebook On Sale: October 1, 2024
US Paperback On Sale: October 1, 2024
UK Paperback On Sale: October 24, 2024

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