Whenever the verminous skaven, Chaos-tainted ratmen, rise from their endless burrows, they always have a vile purpose in mind. When a vast skaven horde equipped with unfathomable weaponry sweeps into a backwater of the Empire, disgraced Greatsword Frohlich knows there has to be a reason. But can he find out what it is and foil the skaven before the thin shield of human steel shatters beneath an irresistible hail of warpstone bullets?
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Kieron Gillen has become a well loved comic writer – and here is one of his earlier stories, pitting Empire steel against the seething masses of a skaven horde.