As a vicious killer known only as "The Beast" because of the ferocity of his crimes, stalks the streets of Altdorf, disgraced watchman "Filthy" Harald Kleindeinst is reinstated with the assignment to stop the bloody reign of terror and uncover the murderer's true identity.
In the Imperial capital of Altdorf, a killer stalks the streets. Nicknamed The Beast by those who have seen the remains of his victims all evidence points to the haughty members of the Imperial court, the wealthy and privileged who are a law unto themselves.
About the Author
Besides his contributions to the Games Workshop Warhammer and Dark Future series, the seldom-seen Jack Yeovil is the author of a single novel, Orgy of the Blood Parasites, and used to fill in occasionally as a film reviewer for Empire and the NME. Kim Newman seems to have Jack under control at the moment, but the stubborn beast flesh occasionally comes creeping back.