On the surface the Empire seems to be holding steady, but a closer look will reveal the slime forming in its darker corners. Chaos is bleeding in, and the heart of the emperor's people is fading. Yet there is hope and trust, a light that will refuse to delight.
This is going to be a dark grimy bloody game, but since this is Warhammer Fantasy that should be expected. Players should be expectant, and characters very well may die. Alas, new characters can be brought in if such would happen.