Rise of the Ogre is the autobiography of Gorillaz, written by Cass Browne and Rise of the Ogre has also released a four-part audiobook single of the book. Rise of the Ogre by “Gorillaz”, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online. Easily share your publications.
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So while I don’t normally read autobiographies, I did enjoy this book. The book is filled to the brim with beautiful artwork by Jamie Hewlett, and it provides a lot of background information kf even the tinies The Gorillaz have been a favourite band of mine for a very long time and when I found this book, I was in heaven.
Return to Book Page. Why did I read it twice? Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Jul 27, Shayna Ross rated it it was amazing Shelves: It was entertaining as a whole.
I plan on finishing this when I can get a solid copy, and if I can’t I might decided to finish it on my computer. With hilarious commentary and interviews with the band members.
Rise of the Ogre is written from the perspective of the four band members and Cass Browne, and it chronologically follows the virtual band on their journey to fame.
The cool art style also helps you get into the book as almost every page has some concept art or portraits of characters. But still a fun read. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. And with super shitty vision, I gave up trying to read the tiny print.
For a moment, I almost forgot all of this is completely fabricated. Want to Read saving…. The book details the life-stories of the band-members: Jan 16, Immano rated it liked it Shelves: The topic of this article may not meet Wikipedia’s notability guideline for books.
The only thing I could have done less with is the constant Cockney take on everything- for us Yanks, somewhat hard to fathom occasionally. May 30, Kendall rated it really liked it.
Jun 28, Joli Mamon rated it it was amazing Shelves: I find myself going over every element as I get the sense there is so much going on, I might miss an ovre and usually comedic detail. Attacking other cultures, other nations, is a self-destructive act. October Learn how and when to remove this template message.
But, like most people who have reviewed this book, I loved every second of it. They “think” they’re real. Music autobiographies Fictional history Gorillaz books Riverhead Books books. Like a lot of other reviewers, I grew up listening to Gorillaz and enjoyed their music. Fortunately, I found a PDF version! Dec 16, Matt 2D rated it it was amazing Shelves: Rise of the Ogre.
The Gorillaz have been a favourite band of mine for a very long time and when I found this book, I was hhe heaven. I absolutely love everything about the Gorillaz and this book.
Learn how and when to remove these template messages. They were drawn by the illustrator of the Tank Girl comics, Jamie Hewlett. Gorillaz have always been as much about the visuals as they are about the music, and the autobiography will be a feast for the eyes. Moore rated it liked it Shelves: As a gorillaz fan I think other fans would highly enjoy this novel, as there is much backstory in this book. I wont reveal anymore about the book, but for a fan who wants more of the gorillaz, or just a better look into the characters, this is a must have.
Gorillaz have seriously impressed gorilla with the pgre that Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett have gone to to NOT take credit for oc band and to make the four characters seem real.
May 10, Nicole Pramik rated it liked it Shelves: Apr 14, Rob rated it really liked it Shelves: Rise of the Ogre is the definite encyclopedia of the virtual band Gorillaz. This article needs additional citations for verification.
If you’re a true Gorillaz fan, then you will love it, but you will have to go deeper into the history for the true story of the band, for this is the crude, funny, coincidential, deep, freaky, and artsy story of the band’s animated characters.
In short this is a band autobiography and art book more less. Not to mention their major albums have gone Gold and Platinum worldwide. It reads like an actual transcript albeit far stranger. If you’re a true Gorillaz fan, then you will love it, but you will have to go deeper into the history for the true story of the band, for this is the crude, funny, coincidential, deep, freaky, and artsy story of the band’s animated chara This book is all you need if you’re a true Gorillaz fan If notability cannot be established, the article is likely to be mergedredirectedor deleted.