Warhammer Armies: Dwarfs (4th Edition)

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Warhammer Armies: Dwarfs
Author(s) Rick Priestley and Nigel Stillman 1
Cover Artist David Gallagher
Illustrator(s) John Blanche, Wayne England, Mark Gibbons
Released December 1994 2
Pages 96
ISBN 187237266X
Followed by Warhammer Armies: Dwarfs (6th Edition)


The Warhammer: Dwarfs book is copyright 19942 and describes the Dwarf army for the 4th Edition of Warhammer Fantasy Battles by Games Workshop.

Table of Contents

The Dwarfs

Introduction to the Dwarfs as well as a description of their realm and history.

A Dwarf History

Detailed chronological history of the Dwarfs.

Eavy Metal

Coloured pictures of Dwarf miniatures.

Magic Runes

Description and rules for magical runes that may be taken by Dwarf armies.

The Battle at the East Gate of Karak Eight Peaks

A playable scenario of the battle at the East Gate of Karak Eight Peaks. The scenario is between the Dwarfs, made up of King Belegar and his forces along with Lord Duregar and his reinforcements. The opposing force is the Orcs and Goblins army led by Skarsnik which is split into four groups in order to try and ambush the Dwarfs.

The Dwarf Language and Script

Describes the language and written rune script of the Dwarfs.

War Machines

Provides rules for the Dwarf war machines including the Organ Gun, Flame Cannon, Throne of Power, Gyrocopter, Anvil of Doom, Cannons, Stone Throwers and Bolt Throwers.


Provides Dwarf Army special rules along with description and rules for Runesmiths and Slayers.

The Army List

Provides army selection rules and equipment list.


  • General, Dwarf Lord
  • Battle Standard
  • Dwarf Hero
  • Champion
  • Giant Slayer, Dragon Slayer, Deamon Slayer
  • Runesmith, Master Runesmith, Rune Lord
  • Anvil and Guards


  • Long Beards
  • Hammerers
  • Iron Breakers
  • Dwarf Warriors
  • Dwarf Crossbowmen
  • Dwarf Thunderers
  • Dwarf Miners
  • Slayers

War Machines

  • Small Stone Thrower, Big Stone Thrower
  • Gyrocopter
  • Bolt Thrower
  • Flame Cannon
  • Organ Gun
  • Cannon


Special Characters