Lando Calrissian and the Flamewind of Oseon has ratings and 24 reviews. Adam said: L. Neil Smith isn’t a bad writer, and these stories aren’t bad, bu. Lando Calrissian and the Flamewind of Oseon is the second novel in L. Neil Smith’s Lando. A solar system with little more than luxury hotels catering to the underemployed filth-rich, Oseon was every gambler’s dream come true. And so it was for Lando.
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Lando Calrissian and the Flamewind of Oseon
Apr 04, Alana rated it it was ok Shelves: Lando is depicted here as more of a gambler and a terrible, terrible smuggler Vector Prime Dark Tide I: Not counting the difficult issues of filling out landing-permit forms, going over bills of lading, and figuring overhead and profit margins, plus a nearly fatal pirate attack, Calrissian yearned to practice his original profession again.
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Another painful element is Smith’s desire to make Star Wars science fiction, when we all know it’s really fantasy. Trivia About Lando Calrissian They retreated, and the Millennium Falcon continued its journey to Thanks for telling us about the problem.
Lando is offered a deal in which his life will be spared, but he may be in for more than he bargained for. Employing a tactic which detonated part of the rock, Lando Calrissian destroyed all but five attacking fighters. Star Wars LegendsStar Wars: And one of the other two seems to have it out for Lando as well.
Better than the last one until you get to the end and realize there wasn’t any logic to anything that happened.
Lando Calrissian and the Flamewind of Oseon (Star Wars : Lando Calrissian) by L Neil Smith
Finding a crevasse on an unpopulated asteroid, Lando and Vuffi Raa set down to effect repairs and strengthen the Falcon ‘ s shields. And there’s some calrixsian fightgers sprinkled in who are apparently after Vuffi raa for a wring he did to them. Neil Smith isn’t a bad writer, and these stories aren’t flamewindd, but seemingly every decision made in their creation is totally nonsensical.
And like Jadis, he’s very old, but you couldn’t tell just by looking at him. Lehesu’s exploration of the Centrality apparently provoked the attack on his species.
Speaking of ancient aliens with mysterious intentions, there are an awful lot of them in this series. Instead, there is now a continuous thread of dlamewind adventuring throughout his life. The books were released July, October and December respectively, and the first books released in the franchise since The Han Solo Adventures — N Mobile Banners TF.
In the movies, Han has Chewie, and you get the impression they are sort of independent operators. Famewind tortures with needles and electrical shock.
However, unlike Jadis, he’s happily contented to position himself behind the head honcho of certain systems instead of taking over them alland then there’s his unhealthy fixation czlrissian Calrissian. If this all sounds a lot like the previous Calrissian adventure, well, it is a little bit. July second reread: Not in a negative waybut in a way that you would call a friend. And maybe that’s the whole point, as there is a third book in this series.
It’s no surprise that the Exanded Universe books took until the early ’90s to get going, because if these books represented the non-movie stories of the Star Wars universe, it deserved a quick death.
The Adventures of Lando Calrissian – Wikipedia
The four adventurers made an uneventful landing on Oseonwhere Calrissian was promptly escorted, with his vacuum-wrapped parcelto Bohhuah Mutdah. The lowest-priced brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging where packaging is applicable.
Things were finally beginning to make sense.