Feared and reviled, the reclusive necrarch vampires lurk in their lairs, engrossed in mad experiments and dreams of depraved glory. When one of these foul creatures invades an Empire town and slaughters its inhabitants, its knight protector, the ageing hero Reinhardt Metzger swears vengeance.
Steven Savile is a highly respected media tie-in writer who was nominated for the International Media Tie-In Writer's SCRIBE Award in 2007 for his novel Sláine: The Exile. He was runner-up in the British Fantasy Awards in 2000, and won the L. Ron Hubbard Writers of the Future Award in 2002. He has written extensively for the high profile properties Star Wars, Warhammer (Black Library), Dr Who and Torchwood as well as his own fiction.
Steven Savile has also written books as Steve Savile.