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A man has been brought back to life for a fell purpose. He inhabits the body of a ghoul: a lesser undead being. He must kill and eat, both to accrue power for himself and to serve the purposes of the mysterious woman who summoned him.

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Chapter Name Release Date
Chapter 1 - Breaking the Universe ago
Chapter 2 - Skewer ago
Chapter 3 - The Second Brand ago
Chapter 4 - Dead End ago
Chapter 5 - Peon ago
Chapter 6 - Into the Storm ago
Chapter 7 - Howl of Death ago
Chapter 8 - Ritual ago
Chapter 9 - Legacies of the Past ago
Chapter 10 - Orimo's Return ago
Chapter 11 - Command and Conquer ago
Chapter 12 – First Divergence ago
Chapter 13 - A Familiar Face ago
Chapter 14 – Even the Dead Can Fear ago
Chapter 15 - Intent ago
Chapter 16 - Resolve ago
Chapter 17 - What is a Brand? (Part 1) ago
Chapter 18 - What is a Brand? (Part 2) ago
Chapter 19 - Whispers of the Mind ago
Chapter 20 - The Cradle Will Fall (Part 1) ago
Chapter 21 - The Cradle Will Fall (Part 2) ago
Chapter 22 - The Cradle Will Fall (Part 3) ago
Chapter 23 - Forging Covenants, Breaking Shackles ago
Chapter 24 – Those Who Strive ago
Chapter 25 - Headcount ago
Chapter 26 – Autonomous Action Rejected ago
Chapter 27 – The Bug that Beheld the Watcher ago
Chapter 28 – That Which Lurks Within Us (Part 1) ago
Chapter 29 – That Which Lurks Within Us (Part 2) ago
Chapter 30 – Rematch ago
Chapter 31 - To Rule ago
Chapter 32 – The Cursed Blessing ago
Chapter 33 – Imperfect Recall ago
Chapter 34 – Ash in Their Wake ago
Chapter 35 – Feather and Claw ago
Chapter 36 – Form of the Wild ago
Chapter 37 – Deviant ago
Chapter 38 – The Five-Colored Watcher ago
Chapter 39 - The Gray ago

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noodle the noodle
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It's not a xianxia, yet it's a good novel. can't exist

Reviewed at: Chapter 24 – Those Who Strive

Solid novel this review is here to counteract xianxia man who reviewed poorly cuz it's not a xianxia. Solid book, good grammar, interesting characters, enough difference that you can't predict the end, unlike most xianxia novels. NOTE: there are some damn good xianxia novels, don't attack me please.

XystOblivion
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Very well written and thought out. F the guy who wrote that shit*y review, he sounds like a complete douchbag. Every review he has written for other novels have also been less than desirable. Anyways, keep up the good work, I can't wait to see where this novel goes in the future. :)

Laovi, The Eldritch Banana
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It's as the title says a Really good story. The story is well thought out and the characters are believable. The grammar is great all in all this is a Really good story.

hotdog247
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This is an amazing and refreshing story on the gnere.  I've read a lot of novels in this genre and I find the authors characters and story telling to be excellent.  I can't wait for each chapter to come out!  I hope the author keeps it up.

Hammarsten
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I hate leaving reviews because every time I do, the story goes on hiatus or the author publishes on amazon...so just in case, I apologize in advance if this happens! The story is great. I love the ambiance of this, the ghouls and evolutions of the undead and our mc , getting more and more bad ass. This is a must read, please do not stop writing...please god

Paradox0n
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Saw the story in trending. Read the first chapter and binged the whole thing. 

Surprisingly lots of character progress for a Ghoul and a seemingly interesting world. 

Hope world building goes a bit deeper soon because I am so curious what is behind our MC ;)

Crimsonthorn
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Chapter 25. So far nice. I'm not stingy with stars) I'm not an English but I've read many stories and this one is good. For now... 

Eat_a_Brick
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if you are deciding if you should read this or not, READ IT, it is well worth your time

13lack12ose
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Well written.
Interesting sneaky peaks into the wider world.

An engaging plotline that's being slowly revealed to us.

 

Add this to your read list folks!

Midnight-Wolf
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The ratings it has are well deserved. It’s dark and beautiful, just how I like it.