"Beware Skaven!" Felix shouted. In moments, swords glittered in the half-light of the burning city. From inside the tavern a number of armoured figures spilled out into the gloom. Felix was relieved to see the massive squat figure of Gotrek among them.
This 2nd novel in the epic saga is set in the mighty city of Nuln. Seeking to undermine the very fabric of the Empire with their arcane warp-sorcery, the skaven-twisted Chaos ratmen-are at large in the reeking sewers beneath the city. Let by Grey Seer Thanquol, the servants of the Horned Rat are determined to overythrow this bastion of humanity.