First Law Wiki
First Law Wiki


A wiki about Joe Abercrombie's The First Law series, where anyone can edit any of the 746 articles created since June 2011. CAUTION: Contains spoilers, so read on at your own peril!!

The Wisdom Of Crowds

The final book in the new trilogy is out now.

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The First Law

Learn everything about the fantasy series

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Logen Ninefingers

“There are few men with more blood on their hands than me.”

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Circle of the World

Explore the new map of the world where the story takes place

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It was a fact, he was only now beginning to realise, that the conversation of the drunk is only interesting to the drunk. A few glasses on wine can be the difference between finding a man a hilarious companion or an insufferable moron

–Jezal dan Luthar, The Blade Itself

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The Battle of the Heroes, or Second Northern War, is the war of 584 between The Union and The North, culminating in the climactic three day battle near Osrung, around the eponymous ancient standing stone formation on a hilltop. On the first day, the Northmen spring a well-planned attack that sweeps the Union vanguard south of the river all across the line. The second day sees the Union make some gains at great cost, capturing the south of the village of Osrung, and a bridgehead at the Old Bridge in the west. The third day was by far the bloodiest day of the battle. After disasterous cavalry charge, and a failed attempt to capture the hilltop. Lord Marshal Kroy calls an end to hostilities.

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Joe Abercrombie is the author of the fantasy series The First Law. He was born and raised in Lancaster, England, and has worked as a freelance film editor.

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