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Old 11-15-2017, 06:49 PM
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Default Sanderson: "There are things about the WoT ending..."

https://www.deseretnews.com/article/...lds-faith.html

There are things about The Wheel of Time ending … there are secrets that fans have not yet discovered and which nobody has asked me about yet. Major things. Major, kind of world-shaking, Wheel of Time things that are foreshadowed in the last books that no one has yet figured out or asked me about.


Do you guys think there's anything to this? There can't possibly be any earth shattering revelatory stuff that we've all missed right? Brandon's writing in aMoL wasn't exactly subtle.. still I wonder what he's talking about
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There are things about The Wheel of Time ending there are secrets that fans have not yet discovered and which nobody has asked me about yet. Major things. Major, kind of world-shaking, Wheel of Time things that are foreshadowed in the last books that no one has yet figured out or asked me about.


Do you guys think there's anything to this? There can't possibly be any earth shattering revelatory stuff that we've all missed right? Brandon's writing in aMoL wasn't exactly subtle.. still I wonder what he's talking about
It's possible that this was just his way to draw attention to the fact that he just yesterday released Oathbringer, the next book in his Stormlight series. I will admit that my first thought upon reading this was to check if he had just released anything new.
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On the other hand, Sanderson is a more prolific writer than Jordan was, so having him release a new book isn't really too surprising.
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Phoenix ComicCon Report - KakitaOCU (Paraphrased) Brandon Sanderson (paraphrased)

He stated straight out that Lanfear had additional plans in motion that can be figured out based on A Memory of Light that none of the fandom has found yet (or at least not posted). He was asked for specifics and gave a RAFO, then specified he meant that in terms of re-reading A Memory of Light.
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There are things about The Wheel of Time ending there are secrets that fans have not yet discovered and which nobody has asked me about yet. Major things. Major, kind of world-shaking, Wheel of Time things that are foreshadowed in the last books that no one has yet figured out or asked me about.


Do you guys think there's anything to this? There can't possibly be any earth shattering revelatory stuff that we've all missed right? Brandon's writing in aMoL wasn't exactly subtle.. still I wonder what he's talking about
This kind of "Tee hee, I'm so clever and you readers are so stupid!" shit was tiresome when Jordan did it. It's not any better when the hack they brought in to finish the job has a go.
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I refuse to believe there's anything huge that we haven't found yet.

But I guess there could be some AS-shit going on here:

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which nobody has asked me about yet
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Well, Cyndane/Lanfear quite often had to run off from her attempted seduction of Perrin in order to deal with something. She suggested that something was "hiding from Moridin", but that need not have been the case. After all, Moridin was pretty busy setting up his own trap at the time, wasn't he?
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I'm gonna go with "No, there aren't". And if there are, its stupid crap he added in there like that idiotic character he just HAD to put into the final books. "Oh wow, he's great with gateways and leather and talking and everything under the sun, fucking Mary Sue POS character"
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The lady doth protest too much, methinks
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