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Realm of Chaos was a two-part series of books; the first published in 1988, the second in 1990. The books are part of Warhammer 40,000: Rogue Trader (First Edition). The works discuss the four deities of Chaos and the various aspects of Chaos and the Warp. The books were designed for both Warhammer 40,000 and Warhammer Fantasy. This information has since been superseded, but still forms the basis for later background in Third and Fourth Editions, inspiring the Horus Heresy novels and the Liber Chaotica set of books.

Slaves to Darkness discusses the nature of Khorne and Slaanesh. The Lost and the Damned was its companion book, dealing with Nurgle and Tzeentch.

Slaves to Darkness

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Cover of Realm of Chaos: Slaves to Darkness[2]
  • Inquisitor Thrax, Dark and Dangerous is the World, What this Book Contains, How to Use Realm of Chaos, the Spread of Chaos
  • The Powers of Chaos
The Marcher Fortress, Chaos Pantheon, The Powers of Chaos (Slaanesh, Khorne), Daemons, Daemon Names, The Servants of Khorne (Bloodthirsters, Bloodletters, Fleshhounds, Juggernauts), The Servants of Slaanesh (Keeper of Secrets, Daemonettes, Fiends, Mounts of Slaanesh)
  • The Followers of Chaos (Warhammer Fantasy)
The Inevitable City, The Road to Power, Starting Profiles, The Rewards of Chaos, The Rewards of the Gods, The Fate of a Champion of Chaos (Becoming a Chaos Spawn, a Daemon, a Champion, or a Skeleton Champion), The Retinue of a Chaos Champion, Point Values and Followers of Chaos, Creating "Instant" Daemon Princes and Chaos Spawn, Champions of Chaos and Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay
  • The Magic of Chaos (Warhammer Fantasy)
The Drifting Castle, Introduction, Summoning Daemons, Daemonic Saving Throws, Servants of Chaos and Magic, Spells of the Chaos Gods, Chaos Weapons, Daemon Weapons, Chaos Magic Items, Familiars
  • The Mark of Chaos (Warhammer Fantasy)
The Vale of Creatures, Introduction, Personal Chaos Attributes, Dominant Attributes
  • Colours of Chaos / 'Eavy Metal
The Colours of Chaos, Champions and Warbands
  • Hordes of Chaos (Warhammer Fantasy)
The Bastion Stair, Introduction, Battles in the Chaos Wastes, Daemonic Legions, Legions of Khorne, Legions of Slaanesh, Auxiliaries, Armies of Chaos, Armies of Khorne, Armies of Slaanesh
  • Dark Millennium
The Tree of Souls, Chaos and Warpspace, Daemons in Warhammer 40,000, Summoning Daemons, Possession, Chaos Renegades, The Traitor Legions, The Ordo Malleus, Dark Millennium Army Lists, The World Eaters Army List, The Emperor's Children Army List, The Black Legion Army List, The Ordo Malleus Army List

The Lost and the Damned

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Cover of the Realm of Chaos: The Lost and the Damned[1]
  • Introduction
The Siege of Praag
  • Nurgle
The Magic of Nurgle (Warhammer Fantasy)
  • Tzeentch
The Magic of Tzeentch (Warhammer Fantasy)
  • Champions of Chaos
Chaos Rewards Table, Gifts of Nurgle, Gifts of Tzeentch
  • Narrative Campaigns
  • Chaos Monoliths
  • The Dark Tongue
  • The Lesser Powers of Chaos
  • 'Eavy Metal
  • Chaos Warbands, Beastmen, Centaurs, Minotaurs, Dragon Ogres, Undead Champions
  • The Eye of Terror
  • Chaos Cults
  • The Emperor
The Star Child
  • The Armies of Chaos
The Chaos Army of Nurgle, The Chaos Army of Tzeentch
  • Daemon Legions of Chaos
Daemon Legions of Nurgle, Daemon Legions of Tzeentch
  • Chaos Renegades
Chaos Renegades of Nurgle, Chaos Renegades of Tzeentch
  • Summary


Articles that compile information contained within the Realm of Chaos books:

Army Lists included in Realm of Chaos:

Other Details

  • Ansell, Bryan, Brunton, Mike, and Forrest, Simon. Realm of Chaos: Slaves to Darkness. Nottingham, England: Games Workshop. 1988. 1-869893-51-4. Additional Material by: Matt Connell, Graeme Davis, and Rick Priestley
  • Priestley, Rick and Ansell, Bryan. Realm of Chaos: The Lost and the Damned. Nottingham, England: Games Workshop. 1990. 1-869893-52-2

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