The immersive world of metro 2033 is not for the faint of heart or short of patience, but those whose brave it will find a fresh and entertaining new adventure into the postapocalyptic future. Metro 2033 is a postapocalyptic firstpersonshooter, set in the underground community built in the ruins of a russian municipal train system, based on the bestselling novel by dmitry glukhovsky. The metro 2033 universe needs to decide what it is before it can become something better. It was published in 2005 in russia and on march 28, 2010 in the united states.
Ukrainian studio 4a games had developed three video games set in the universe. The book was published in multiple languages including german, consists of 764 pages and is available in paperback format. Free download or read online metro 2033 pdf epub book. After finishing the book, it isnt so much the story that sticks in your memory, but the geography and setting of the metro, and what more stories could be told there. May 15, 20 i bought metro 2033 book some time ago and i finished it last week. Metro 2033 is a very entertaining novel, containing enough action and suspense to please during a casual read, but also a lot of inspiration in terms of setting. Metro 2033, by dmitry glukhovsky, follows a similar path. But this short piece also gives significant background into his life before and during the apocalyptic event. More information about this seller contact this seller 21.
The main characters of this apocalyptic, post apocalyptic story are. A year after the events of metro 2033 the last few survivors of the apocalypse, surrounded by mutants and monsters, face a terrifying new danger as they hang on for survival in the tunnels of the. Pdf metro 2033 book by dmitry glukhovsky free download. Jan 17, 20 set in the shattered subway of a post apocalyptic moscow, metro 2033 is a story of intensive underground survival where the fate of mankind rests in your hands. Beneath the ruins of postapocalyptic moscow, in the tunnels of the metro, the remnants of mankind are besieged by deadly.
The basis of two bestselling computer games metro 2033 and metro last light, the metro books have put dmitry glukhovsky in the vanguard of russian speculative fiction alongside the creator of night watch, sergei lukyanenko. Is there an english version of the book metro 2033. Metro 2033 is the greatest novel written in the postapocalyptic genre. Metro 2033 guide is also available in our mobile app. The gospel according to artyom is a bridge to metro 2034. Vanechka was gnawing on his nails, only stopping sometimes to look with satisfaction at the fruits of his labour and then starting up again. Many people perished that day, when a living torrent of gigantic rats bigger than. It was one of the metro s best stations and still remains secure. Metro 2033 andrej portrait by enkidi on deviantart. He stood right at the edge of the lighted area and then, as loudly. There were times i got spooked a bit reading this in the dark.
Ive verified the cache, which prompted the game to download a file. It also critically examines communism in the former soviet union and the rise of fascism in modern russia. Overall, the game is just that, its a game iteration of a book but, unlike many other cases where the transition is meh and people always say the book is better, metros game does a fantastic job not losing the feel of the book. It is translated into 35 languages, inspired two major video games, and. Mikhail porfirevich is a minor character in metro 2033 and a companion of artyom for. Set in the shattered subway of a post apocalyptic moscow, metro 2033 is a story of intensive underground survival where the fate of mankind rests in your hands. I think the video game plot is better than the book. Dmitry glukhovsky is russian book author, journalist and playwright, author of novels metro 2033, futu. I just finished reading the book metro 2033 by dmitry glukhovsky.
The overall story and world building are pretty cool, with much of the world being inspired by the fallout games. Last light the breathtaking original story that inspired both the metro 2033 and metro. Metro 2033 ebook deutsch download download 1159b5a9f9 a fps videogame metro 2033 by thq was released worldwide in march 2010 for pc and xbox 360 platforms. Not many authors understand pacing, atmosphere, and worldbuildingbut these things in metro 2033 are unparalleled.
It has been followed by two sequels, metro 2034 and metro 2035, and spawned the vast metro media franchise. Jul 27, 2011 metro 2033 ebook written by dmitry glukhovsky. Excellent story and atmosphere, just like the game, which i only played halfway but will go back after i finish reading 2033. It is set within the moscow metro, where the last survivors hide after a global nuclear holocaust. If i had to pick one word to describe metro 2033, it would be immersive. Artyom go have a look artyom rose reluctantly from his seat by the fire and, shifting the machine gun from his back to his chest, headed towards the darkness. Metro 2033 by dmitry glukhovsky free download yes book. In 20 the world was devastated by an apocalyptic event, annihilating almost all mankind and turning the earths surface into a poisonous wasteland.
The novel is set in moscow some years after a nuclear war. Its creepy as hell, its amazingly paced, and the atmosphere of the moscow metro is oppressive and suffocating. Above ground, it appears that humanity has been wiped out by nuclear war. This is the last time either vanechka or mikhail are seen in the book, mikhail. Well, i downloaded it, and it shows in my dlc list for the game, but i cant find it. The novel metro 2033 is a cult postapocalyptic dystopia. Artyom looked at him almost with sympathy and felt grateful to the boy that he was being quiet. This section of the guide provides a list of all the merchants you can meet during the game. In case youre curious, heres the original post where i asked the mods to put the. I had already played the video game of the same name last year. Set following a nuclear war in the early 21st century, the remnants of humanity now live underground in the moscow subway system.
Its a cult soviet novel which was translated to english several times. The halfdestroyed cities have become uninhabitable through radiation. The fps based on metro 2033 cuts out much of the political and social commentary, and as such has a more straight forward and enjoyable plot. Aug 30, 2014 10 videos play all metro 2033 redux kuplinov play among the sleep. The books english edition was published as a tiein with its video game. Beyond their boundaries, they say, lie endless burnedout deserts and the remains of splintered forests. Metro 2033 english book description metro 2033 english read ebook online. Survivors have been driven underground to the citys subway system to. Metro 2033 by dmitry glukhovsky free download metro 2033. Formally a scifi novel, metro 2033 describes a dystopia, in which russias presentday society is superficially analyzed and described. Last light is this formula, perfected in terms of atmosphere, and a stealth system that actually works. Metro 2033 by dmitry glukhovsky part i quiz 10 questions.
The book describes the consequences of an atomic war. I noticed yesterday that there was a free pda copy of the 2033 novel, which was great news because ive been dying to read it. You know, we have a small circle at barrikadnaya, mikhail porfirevich smiled embarrassedly. Artyom, a young man living in vdnkh, is given the task of penetrating to the heart of the metro, to the legendary polis, to alert everyone to the awful danger and to get help. Metro 2033 tells the story of a young man named artyom who goes a long way to save his world from mortal danger. Metro 2033 author dmitry glukhovsky interview digital trends. Artyom illustrates the consequences of the events the ended metro 2033.
Although it began in russia, the project enjoys plenty of popularity in poland, romania, hungary, ukraine and germany as well. Vdnkh is the northernmost inhabited station on its line. The first edition of the novel was published in july 1st 2005, and was written by dmitry glukhovsky. Like the citystates of ancient greece, individual stations govern themselves sometimes banding together to. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Vanechka clumsily walked to the right of the old man, holding his hand. Its only survivors strive for existence in the mazes of the moscow subway metro some two decades after the nuclear holocaust. Artyom first meets mikhail and vanechka in the tunnel from kitaigorod. Metro 2033 book pdf english version download full free.
Metro 2033 is ok, but id like to recommend another book. Survivors still remember the past greatness of humankind. Survivors have been driven underground to the citys subway system to escape an irradiated landscape. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read metro 2033. Set in the shattered subway of a post apocalyptic moscow, metro 2033 is a story of intensive underground survival where the fate of mankind rests in. Metro 2033 by dmitry glukhovsky english download torrent. Over 2,000,000 copies of metro 2033 have been sold worldwide.
Now i decided to try out the game, and a lot of people told me that the differences plot and stuff is very different from the book. The novels that inspired the bestselling games by dmitry glukhovsky free download, the basis of three bestselling computer games metro 2033 and metro last light, and metro. It was one of the metros best stations and still remains secure. Digital the basis of three bestselling computer games metro 2033 and metro last light, and metro.
The setting is the moscow metro system in the year 2033. Metro 2033 book pdf english version download free full download. Feb 28, 2012 metro 2033 ebook written by dimitri glhukovsky. Ice captivity by igor vardunas and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. A year after the events of metro 2033, the last few survivors of the apocalypse, surrounded by mutants and monsters, face a. Andrei tarkovskys movie stalker and video games series of the same name were loosely based on it it has nothing to do with chernobyl though, was written 15 years.
Artyom metro anya metro 2035 bourbon metro 2033 mikhail porfirevich metro 2033 vanechka metro 2033 dark ones metro 2033 letyaga metro 2035 timur metro 2035 daniel danila metro additional tags. It is set in the moscow metro, where the last survivors hide after a global nuclear holocaust. Deviantart is the worlds largest online social community for artists and art enthusiasts, allowing people to. The breathtaking original story that inspired both the metro 2033 and metro. Some of the editingtranslating got a little sloppy towards the end, but nothing to ruin the book. This content was uploaded by our users and we assume good faith they have the permission to share this book. The moscow metro is a form of transportation which involves a heightened level of danger. The survivors live entirely in the underground tunnel system.
Some of the editingtranslating got a little sloppy towards the. I was initially put off from the book because of the postapocalyptic setting, which frankly i feel has been done to death at this point. A book deal was not long in coming and with a videogame adaptation soon after, metro 2033s extraordinary success seems fated to continue. Metro 2033 is a bit of mixed bag, though some of it may be due to the translation. The atmosphere is well done, especially when artyom the protagonist is walking in the dark tunnels or exploring the surface. The nazis allowed artyom through, but refused to allow access to mikhail and vanechka.
Set in the shattered subway of a post apocalyptic moscow, metro 2033 is a story of intensive underground survival where the fate of mankind rests in your. The metro books have put dmitry glukhovsky in the vanguard of russian speculative fiction alongside the creator of night watch, sergei lukyanenko. Humanity is nearly extinct and the halfdestroyed cities have become uninhabitable through radiation. An international bestseller, translated into 35 languages. This book is very well written, tooas russian authors are usually known for their rich, descriptive storytelling. Metro 2033 by dmitry glukhovsky nook book ebook barnes. Metro 2033 is the book that formed the basis of the popular video game series for which it is perhaps better known, set in a world that has been devastated by nuclear war, where the remains of what is left of humanity have been forced to seek shelter in the moscow metro system. View entire discussion 3 comments more posts from the metro2033 community. There is a book called metro 2034 that indirectly follows the events of 2033, although it has yet to be translated for an english release.562 1233 799 891 1162 1577 1568 499 283 1579 715 1406 1487 329 297 11 751 184 1211 1074 1146 1086 1003 993 1464 1184 1491 100 163 386 164 181 511