Warhammer Armies: Vampire Counts (6th Edition)

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Warhammer Armies: Vampire Counts
Vampire Counts 6 Cover.jpg
Author(s) Alessio Cavatore
Editor(s) Dylan Owen
Cover Artist Alex Boyd
Illustrator(s) Alex Boyd, Paul Dainton, David Gallagher, Karl Kopinski & Adrian Smith
Released 2001
Pages 80
ISBN ISBN 1-84154-080-3
Preceded by Warhammer Armies: Vampire Counts (5th Edition)
Followed by Warhammer Armies: Vampire Counts (7th Edition)

General Structure

Warhammer Armies: Vampire Counts is the second individual army book for Vampires and their followers in Warhammer Fantasy Battles. It was first published in 2001 for the 6th Edition of Warhammer.

The book has 80 pages, most of which are in black and white. However, the front and back covers, inside front and back covers and 16 pages of miniatures are printed in colour.


Lines Of Blood

Background information, including a collection of short stories and a map covering the Vampire Bloodlines, in the following order: Lahmians, Von Carsteins, Blood Dragons, Necrarchs and Strigoi.

The Living Dead

The Bestiary: Background and rules for all the units available to a Vampire Player (Excluding special characters).

Shades Of Death

Sixteen colour pages displaying examples of the Miniatures available, painted by the 'Eavy Metal team, as well as substantial advice on painting and Modelling a Vampire Counts army.

Unholy Artefacts, Bloodlines & The Black Art

These sections detail the list of Magic Items available to Vampire Counts characters, the rules for each Bloodline and the Vampiric powers they are each able to use, and the Spells of Necromancy.

Armies of Darkness

The complete army list for creating a Vampire Counts army for games of Warhammer.

The Aristocracy Of The Night

Rules and Background for using the two Vampire Counts Special Characters: Mannfred Von Carstein and Zacharias the Ever-Living.


Four appendices follow; A brief guide for Simarite Priests for destroying Vampires; A tactics section for using a Vampire Counts army; Alternative army lists for each Bloodline and the Summary/ Reference Page as normal.

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