House of the Second Wilhelm (outdated)

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This article presents a former version of the subject, which was later retconned. This background is now outdated.

The Empire is currently ruled by a direct descendant of Wilhelm II[1], Prince of Altdorf, who replaced the incompetent and corrupt Dieter IV.

  • The members of the Imperial family are members of the House of the Second Wilhelm.
  • Hail to the House of the Second Wilhelm is the name of the Imperial national anthem[2]


  • The House of the Second Wilhelm is mentioned in the novels[3][2][4]. These novels were written more or less at the same time as Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay (1st Edition), which describes how Wilhelm II replaced Dieter IV[1]. A minor change turned him into Wilhelm III.
  • The formal name of the current imperial house is unknown.