Stormbringer (novel)

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Stormbringer
AuthorMichael Moorcock
CountryEngland
LanguageEnglish
GenreFantasy
Published1965
Pages220

Stormbringer is a 1965 novel written by Michael Moorcock and featuring the character Elric of Melniboné.[1][2][3]

The novel is a fix-up of four previously published stories from 1963 and 1964:

  • Dead God's Homecoming
  • Black Sword's Brothers
  • Sad Giant's Shield
  • Doomed Lord's Passing

Plot[edit]

Elric of Melniboné's wife is kidnapped by chaos beings, spurring him into fateful actions and the recovery of Stormbringer, the demon-sword that often dominates his destiny.

Other media[edit]

  • Dark Horse Comics adapted the tale into comic book form in 1997, as a seven-issue miniseries.

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