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What official source details what an Empire citizen knows of WFRP's monsters?

Yet, the book you are looking for is exactly the Old World Bestiary. For every creature in the book, we are given a few flavor texts written by common folk (Common View), scholars (Scholar's Eye) and ...
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Saving a character that does not fit in the party

You could have, but definitely have no obligation to do so. There is an odd element to TTRPGs that I've noticed, in which many people want and expect their characters to be fundamentally well-suited ...
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Character advancements with talents "(any X)"

You increase your limit of options every new career This ruling can be found on page 28 of the core book: Some careers give you options like "any two" or "any three" for skills and talents. if you ...
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Why is a Bright Lore spell called "Fires of U'Zhul" when U'Zhul is the name of a legendary demon?

Not to put too fine a point on it, magic = chaos. There are too many quotes to try and list them here, but I like 2e's The Nature of Magic (pg 140): As Magisters see it, to use magic is to give ...
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What are the major differences between Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay 2nd and 4th edition?

The core rules of Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay 4e are very much the same as WFRP 2e. 4e keeps a few things from 3e like pools of points for fate, fortune, resilience and resistance. The cards, counters, ...
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How much damage do the Abomination's claws and teeth do?

The abomination has the Natural Weapons ability, which states: You have claws or vicious teeth that can rend apart your foes in combat. When attacking without a weapon, you count as being ...
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Does Common Law apply to Nobles?

Nobles are completely above common Law It is mentioned in Law, Justice & Criminals chapter of Sigmar's Heirs (pg. 27) that nobles only answer to the Electors (kind of province governors), which ...
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What do villages in the Warhammer Fantasy world look like?

While most obvious place to look for information on Imperial villages would be in Sigmar's Heirs, definitive guide to the Empire, there's none. However, there is an example Reikland village in Game ...
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How does the Fire Ball spell's damage work?

The 1d10W only applies to one of the targets. Compare to the spell Lightning Bolt: This spell is more powerful version of the Fire Ball spell, allowing the caster to throw bolts of lightning rather ...
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What are the main rules differences between Zweihander and WFRP 4e?

On top of my head the biggest differences are... They have different professions (but also many similar). Progression/Leveling. Injuries. Healing is "harder" in Zwei, the rulebook makes clear that it ...
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Where can I find information about warhammer Realm of Chaos?

There is some information about the Realms of Chaos on the WHFRP wiki, including a map of the place. However, for an accurate description of the place, you gotta check the Warhammer Armies: Daemons of ...

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