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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Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. When Ulrika is captured by a dread vampire, the race is on to rescue her before she succumbs to the curse of undeath. I really wish I didn’t have such harsh things to say about this book. Max magically examines the Eye of Khemri and falls into a coma after gotdek a trap left by the Eye’s creator, Nagash.
The first twelve books of the series, from Trollslayer to Zombieslayer, have been reprinted in four Gotrek and Felix Omnibus collections. I like vampires and the vampires in this story were quite good.
I became painfully aware of how 1-dimensional every character has become, including Felix himself, and I just began skimming until I reached the body count at the end of the book. Felix is also something of a womanizer, and forms several romantic relationships over the course of the series, most prominently with the Kislevite noblewoman and eventual vampire Ulrika Delix. You may be searching for the novels: While still human, she was a notable swordswoman and beauty, attracting the attentions of both Felix Jaeger and Max Schreiber during the expedition to Karag Dum.
They encounter a Ghoul in the town of Waldenhof and Countess Gabriella and her men join their pursuit of Krieger, whom they have learned is a vampire and necromancer who plans to use the Eye to gain dominion over other vampires and raise an army of Undead. This of course occurs in spectacular fashion as usual.
Games Workshop February Length: He is seemingly impossible to kill, having survived, among other things, a single combat with a Bloodthirster of Khorne, being hit by a stone hurled by a trebuchet, being catapulted into an orc ship and falling three hundred feet off a cliff.
Having committed a crime so terrible that only death in battle will serve as atonement, Gotrek has fought and slain numerous monsters, including hordes of orcs and Skaven, a giant, trolls, Chaos warlords and sorcerers, an entire Black Ark of Naggaroth and even a Bloodthirster of Khorne, and unfortunately in his mind lived to fight another day.
He is also far stronger than the average dwarf and is able to perceive secret passageways in seemingly impenetrable tunnel walls.
Gotrek is a slayer dwarf, one who has committed a sin so slaayer the only atonement is seeking out an death in battle worthy of an epic. Nov 14, TwentySomethingReads rated it it was ok.
Personal tools Log in Request account. If you want these are my previous reviews Great book with great story.
Vampireslayer (Gotrek & Felix #6) by William King
While it is true he has phenomenal sorcerous skill and great cunning, Thanquol prefers to leave the dirty work to his underlings: Bill was born in Stranraer, Scotland, in and currently fotrek in Prague. This was a good vampire story. Free eBook offer available to NEW subscribers only. A bit of a let down for me, this sixth book.
Gotrek & Felix: Vol.2 | Book by William King | Official Publisher Page | Simon & Schuster
It almost pains me to vampirw this, but this is probably my least favorite Slayer novels by William King. Community Forum Discord Server. King will spend a whole page describing just how dark and gloomy everything looks, but when he just spent not ten pages ago doing the same thing to the previous place, it gets a bit monotonous. In the end Ulrika, the countess, Felix, Gotrek and Snorri are left standing.
Gotrek & Felix: Vol.2
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. One of their members, Ulrika Magdova, is taken by the vampire. Telix axe is as powerful as that wielded by the dwarven High King, Thorgrim Grudgebearer. Dwarf slayer Gotrek Gurnisson and his sworn human companion Felix Jaeger are beset by a new and terrible foe in their unceasing war against Chaos.
A vamoire 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 gorrek his relationship with Gotrek and his family.
True to the addiction of these books, despite their simplicity or maybe because feelix it, I am dying to know what happens next Fan de Warhammer et Grim Fantasy. Thanquol has his own book series which would appear to chronicle his schemes in the period between his last appearance in Beastslayer and his return in Elfslayer which started with the novel Grey Seer and is continued in Temple of the Serpent and Thanquol’s Doom.
In deep hiding, they are believed an exterminated threat from the past. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. The novel starts strong and ends strong, but holy shit does it drag in the middle.