7th Annual Book Tournament – Round 4 Results

By on April 8, 2013

The quarterfinals are closed, and the final four have been selected. How did the last intra-bracket matches turn out? Did your favorite survive to be named bracket champion?

Forgotten Realms: 16 Fated by Benedict Jacka was destined to kneel before 7 The King’s Blood by Daniel Abraham

Westeros: 13 The Alchemist of Souls by Anne Lyle could not transmogrify a victory over 2 King of Thorns by Mark Lawrence

Malazan Empire: 12 Straits of Galahesh by Bradley P. Beaulieu did not have the wind to pass 2 The Blinding Knife by Brent Weeks

Middle Earth: 4 The Dirty Streets of Heaven by Tad Williams rolled over 15 Dead of Winter by Lee Collins

Congratulations to our final four books, The King’s Blood, King of Thorns, The Blinding Knife, and The Dirty Streets of Heaven! The semi-finals will proceed as follows:

Forgotten Realms VS Westeros

The King’s Blood by Daniel Abraham vs 2 King of Thorns by Mark Lawrence

Malazan Empire VS Middle Earth

2 The Blinding Knife by Brent Weeks vs 4 The Dirty Streets of Heaven by Tad Williams

The winners of these first inter-bracket matches will, of course, play off in our final round, while the losers will be granted a shot at the bronze medallion of redemption in the consolation match. Voting begins later today and runs through Saturday, 4/13.

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