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Unleashing a New Dark Epic Fantasy: Paolo Danese's "Rise of the Nemesis" Launches

Singapore – June 3, 2024 – Paolo Danese, a trailblazer in the media and publishing industry, proudly announces the upcoming release of his latest novel, Rise of the Nemesis, the new entry in the Portal Wars Universe, and the first novel in the new series Fate of the Demigods

Available on Amazon and soon across all other platforms, this dark epic fantasy promises to captivate readers with its intense narrative and richly crafted worlds.

About the Book:

In Rise of the Nemesis, Paolo Danese takes readers on an unforgettable journey through the intertwined realms of Komad and Taytos. Trapped in the decaying world of Taytos and hunted by ancient demigods, Boren, a hero driven by vengeance, forges a perilous alliance with a powerful dragon. As schemes unfold and an apocalyptic plot threatens both realms, Boren and his allies must confront their pasts and embrace their destinies. Will they thwart the Anjun's dark ambitions, or will both worlds succumb to eternal darkness?

Key Features:

  • Genre: Dark Epic Fantasy
  • Themes: Vengeance, Heroism, Magic, Apocalyptic Stakes
  • Unique Selling Points: Rich world-building, intricate plots, and a blend of mythical creatures and demigods.

About the Author:

Paolo Danese is a technologist and publishing trailblazer, known for his innovative approaches to content creation and distribution. As the founder of Storya, Paolo has empowered creators worldwide, fostering a diverse and inclusive community. His deep passion for storytelling is evident in his previous works, including the YA epic fiction novel Path of the Guardian, also set in the Portal Wars Universe. With Rise of the Nemesis, Paolo continues to build his epic fantasy legacy, offering readers a thrilling and immersive experience.

Praise for Paolo Danese's Previous Work:

5.0 out of 5 stars I'm loving Portal wars. I can't wait for the next one.

5.0 out of 5 stars A great fantasy!

5.0 out of 5 stars Fabulous fantasy to read

5.0 out of 5 stars Ready to get whisked away?

5.0 out of 5 stars Compelling story!


Launch Details:

  • Publication Date: August 10, 2024
  • Formats Available: Paperback, Hardcover, eBook
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Rise of the Nemesis is more than just a book; it's an epic journey through treacherous landscapes and heart-pounding battles where every choice could mean the difference between salvation and annihilation. Dive into the dark and captivating sequel of the Portal Wars Saga today!

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Paolo Danese


Phone: +6582180884



Paolo Danese, creator of the 'Portal Wars' universe, combines his rich international experiences with a career in journalism and technology to craft epic narratives. 

Born in Southern Italy and educated in Canada and the UK, Paolo has lived in Asia for over a decade, first in Hong Kong and now in Singapore. His personal journey infuses his tales with a unique global perspective, enriching the intricate plots and vivid settings of his series. 

'Path of the Guardian,' his Young Adult Epic Fantasy debut novel, introduced readers to a world where medieval grandeur and Mediterranean mystique collide in a story of destiny, magic, and conflict. 

His first adult Epic Fantasy novel, 'Rise of the Nemesis', also set in the Portal Wars universe, will be published in summer 2024.

Paolo has worked as a financial journalist, editor, and more recently, as a tech startup founder. He continues to pioneer innovative ways to write and share stories with the world, engaging readers beyond the printed page. 

Get to know his worlds, real and creative, by exploring the realms of the 'Portal Wars Saga'. 

You can also connect with Paolo to follow his ongoing adventures in literature and technology through the links below.

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