Gotrek and Felix are a pair of characters in the Warhammer Fantasy setting who appear in a The novels chronicle the adventures of a Dwarven Slayer named Gotrek Gurnisson and his poet/insurrectionist companion, Felix . Ulrika Magdova is a vampire, formerly a Kislevite noblewoman and Felix’s former love interest. Ulrika Magdova was a major character in the Gotrek and Felix series, as she was appearance in Vampireslayer and return in Manslayer) – Ulrika the Vampire. Vampireslayer (Warhammer: Gotrek and Felix, book 6) by William King – book cover, description, publication history.
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It was almost Disney-like in its fairy-tale ending with the grey characters getting a second chance and nothing more than a warning. What follows is a grand adventure where Felix Jaeger, the mage Max Schreiber and the two dwarves Gotrek and Snori start an adventure to rescue their comrade and it turns into a huge crisis as Kreiger seeks gohrek bring back the time of the Vampire Counts. Return to Book Page. All forces goteek on Drakenhof’s throne room, where Krieger draws on the castle’s dark magic to animate suits of armour and summon giant bats to attack the heroes.
Her transformation is one of the reasons why Felix stayed out of the Old World for two decades. However, they encountered Kat again in Shamanslayer many years later, now a woman in her late twenties and a deadly warrior, driven to kill all beastmen to avenge the murder of her adopted family.
It was still a good read, and the plot was another twist on the same theme, this time into a chase. They come across a woman who helps them, and then it is discovered she’s a vampire. The group reach Drakenhof, where Gotrek, Felix and Snorri pursue Krieger but fall into an ambush of ghouls while Max, Ivan, Gabriella and their men are attacked by Krieger’s undead forces.
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He’s so focused on describing the actions that he just passes over his characters like they are tools in a shed. Humorously, even though they have foiled many of his plans and ruined his status among Skavens, Gotrek and Felix had no idea of who Thanquol was when he finally was able to catch them. This series was started by William King and is continued by Nathan Long. Now Felix travels the world with his Dwarfish companion, finding the truth about just now nasty the world really is, fighting Evil and Chaos at every turn, and wondering how the hell he’s going to survive anything that would be tough enough to kill Gotrek long enough to write about it?
Our heroes track down the villainous vampire across Kislev and into Sylvania, avoiding beastmen and werewolves along the way. King spends a goodly amount of time and effort fleshing out the main bad guy. With that being the background- a group of monster hunters, called Slayers, runs into Adolphus Kreiger.
In other languages Deutsch. Gotrek and Felix make small appearances in many Warhammer Army books during the fourth edition of the game as well as an old version of the magic rulebook for Warhammer Fantasy Battles:.
Gotrek & Felix: Vol.2
There are large amounts of vampire novels being churned out these days, not all of them well thought out. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. And that the feli night, Felix had sworn an oath to accompany Gotrek in his travels and record his doom in an epic poem.
They survived the battle against the beastmen and Heinrich Kemmler’s zombie horde, though Kat was left behind accidentally as they tried to flee Castle Reikguard, and only just managed to avoid death by starvation before the Reikland army arrived, though she still had enough strength to assist in the final battle, distracting Kemmler long enough for Gotrek to reach him.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Dec 28, Antonio Meridda rated it really liked it Shelves: Gotrek is an extremely powerful Slayer who travels through the Warhammer world seeking a heroic death. To my surprise it was a Warhammer book.
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In a vision of the Slayer’s slyaer seen by Arek Demonclaw, it is shown that after returning from his first incursion into the Chaos Wastes, Gotrek found his wife and children dead.
More books from this author: I think that it is honestly the setting alone that allowed me to power through and actually finish this novel.
There have been thirteen Boneripper s, nearly all of which have been killed by Gotrek and Felix. Refresh and try again. Specifically, he was originally elayer to be a Gold wizard but this was later retconned in ‘Elfslayer’ to being a wizard of the Light College and using the Wind of Hysh.
The novel dragged so much that I put it down for 2 weeks. This of course occurs in spectacular fashion as usual. She begs for her life, and Gotrek f-ing let’s her go!
That said, there is no slow crawl and there are hints of the typical vampire mystery, along with hints towards the future. The garish title said “Vampireslayer” and I thought, for the sake of vampires everywhere, I should take a look at what it was about. Kat full name Katerina is a young woman who serves as Felix’s current love interest. After twelve books, gitrek probably killed more enemies of the Empire than anyone who isn’t a legendary hero.
Upon self-inspection, Felix also discovers that many of his old scars and wounds have vanished from his body. Mar 18, Jason rated it really liked it. Once again a wonderful fleix with Gotrek and Felix. Meanwhile Adolphus Krieger vampire and Roche henchman have being trying to get hold of a talisman called the Eye of Khemri.
But this book really vvampire my expectations, probably because the descriptions and action gotrel so great. A major theme in the novels is the tension within Felix between his desire to settle down in peace and comfort, away from the danger of being Gotrek’s companion, and his longing to escape the banalities of civilized Imperial society for a life of heroism and adventure, and it is this conflict that shaped much of his relationship with Gotrek and his family.
He raises a small army from a nearby graveyard and turns Ulrika into a vampire. Want to Read saving….