The Scar Armada vs. New Crobuzon
By some unseen power The Mighty New Crobuzon Navy has tracked down the floating pirate city of Armada. The ensuing naval Battle is on an epic scale with ships, airships cannons, golems and a vampire cleanup party is highly imaginative. A perfect blend of steampunk and fantasy where the reader isn’t sure exactly who they are rooting for.
Armada is a pirate civilization that is a floating city. It is a square mile of ships tide together and dragged across the Bas Lag sea.
New Crobuzon Is the Rome of Bas Lag. It’s a city state and the most powerful know force in The world of Bas Lag.
Iron Council Iron Council vs. New Crobuzon
This battle is epic because the New Crobuzon Militia follows the Iron council across the Costocoptic Stain Cacotopic Stain. With a battle being fought within the city between the mayors militia and a rebellion sparked by the mythic Toro. The battle of the Iron Council is more symbolic than it’s outcome will actually lead to any strategic advantage. And by the time the Iron Council seizes victory and does return it might be to late to have any impact on the greater war.
At The Queen’s Command Norillian vs. Tharyngia
This is basically the American revolution fought with Dragons and Zombies. The story is very detailed and makes this fictional history seam as though perhaps it is in someway real.
Notable Battles in which the names of the contestants can’t be recalled at this time
A classic storm the castle street fight between warring God’s.
The Court of The Air
This battle includes the Jackals and the Steam-man Kingdom vs an ancient insect like army. The follow up novels include epic ground and air battles as well.
A Red Sun Also Rises
This battle features first and second generation descendants of the Yatsill fighting one another on a “Pepperland” Style planet. It caps a weird and wonderful Mark Hodder tale.