Date Posted: 30-09-2020

WFRP Death on the Reik Updated Files!


We hope you are all enjoying Death on the Reik and the recently released Companion PDF! We appreciate the feedback submitted for Death on the Reik and, following an additional round of proofing, we have just updated the files.

If you pre-ordered DOTR from us directly, you will receive a link to download the updated file. If you bought from DrivethrRPG, you will also be alerted to update your files today. We will also add the updated file to Bits and Mortar.

If you wish to pre-order Death on the Reik now and receive the latest files straight away, you can do that here. (All pre-orders include a PDF so you can get started straight away)

Death on the Reik v1.1 updates

Caution: the following notes contain spoilers for Death on the Reik!

Updates and Errata

  • The Credits section has been updated to reflect the efforts of additional contributors.
  • Various typographical errors have been updated throughout the book.
  • An adventure path map has been updated to be more friendly to colourblind readers.
  • Prices and suggested values have been lowered throughout the book to be more in line with other WFRP 4th Edition content.
  • Descriptions have been updated to better reflect the function of the Night Vision talent.
  • The Grissenwald map incorrectly referred to the River Reir, rather than the River Reik.
  • Maps of the Mine and the Temple of Sigmar have had their annotations updated.
  • Various secret passages and notes have been removed from player versions of maps.
  • ‘Wittgendorf Castle’ now correctly identified as Wittgenstein Castle on it’s map.
  • The scale of the Wittgenstein Castle map adjusted, it was previously too small.
  • Incorrectly referenced ‘Persuasion’ test changed to Charm.
  • GM advice added on presenting Barrakul as either a Hand Weapon or Two-Handed sword, as preferred.
  • Notes on the lore of Grimoires containing Arcane spells added.
  • Missing page references containing an @@ updated.

Encounter Balance

With thanks to Eoin Burke’s (HidaOWin) extensive notes, encounter balance has been updated throughout the adventure. In general, most encounters are now more difficult and should present a greater challenge to seasoned characters who have survived the events of Enemy in Shadows.

Death on the Reik Companion

Did you know that the Companion for Death on the Reik is available in PDF now? Pre-order the Companion here and receive the PDF straight away!

The Death on the Reik Companion is packed with supplementary material to expand Death on the Reik and support any WFRP games set on the Empire’s rivers and canals.

Death on the Reik Companion includes:

  • Exclusive Guest Commentaries from James Wallis and Martin McKenna on their memories of the original Death on the Reik.
  • A GM’s Guide including: a complete breakdown of the Red Crown, one of the Empire’s most dangerous Tzeentch cults.
  • Additional adventure content, including: The Emperor Luitpold, a luxury barge with a bevy of secrets in its holds and staterooms, and ‘The Vengeance of The Gravelord’, part 1 of an adventure thread that can be woven throughout The Enemy Within.
  • A selection of new herbs from ‘Hortensia Puddlefoot’s General Concordance of Herbs’.
  • An examination of life on the Reik with details on settlements and trade.
  • A Bestiary of monsters that haunt the river, and a list of waterborne diseases.
  • A wide range of riverfolk NPCs with hints and tips for how to incorporate them.

Or check out our amazing Death on the Reik Collector’s Edition available for pre-order here.

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