Downloadable content also known as DLC is extra content created by Creative Assembly for Total War: Warhammer, outside of the main game trilogy. Some DLC must be paid for, while other DLC is released as a free content update for all players (CA refers to this as "Free-LC" as opposed to "paid DLC").
DLC should not be confused with mods.
Types of DLC[edit | edit source]
Lord Packs[edit | edit source]
Lord Packs introduce new playable Lords for existing playable factions:
Race Packs[edit | edit source]
Race Packs introduce a new playable race:
- A new playable Race added to the Grand Campaign and Multiplayer games.
- New Legendary Lords with their own narrative quest chains, campaign bonuses and quest items.
- New Race-specific Lords, Heroes and skill trees.
- New magic items, followers, banners and mounts.
- Race-specific unique Units, buildings, technologies.
Campaign Packs[edit | edit source]
Campaign Packs contain all the content of a Race Pack, along with a new Challenge Campaign featuring the pack’s new race.
List of currently available paid DLC[edit | edit source]
|Name||Type||Release date||Steam store||Content|
|Chaos Warriors Race Pack||Race Pack||2016, May 23||Link||Adds the Warriors of Chaos as a playable faction.|
|Blood for the Blood God||Graphical effects||2016, June 30||Link||Adds various blood, gore and dismemberment effects to battles.|
|Call of the Beastmen||Campaign Pack||2016, July 28||Link||Adds the Beastmen as a playable race in the Grand Campaign and their own mini-campaign.|
|The Grim and the Grave||Lord Pack||2016, September 1||Link||Adds the Legendary Lord Volkmar The Grim to The Empire, as well as the Legendary Lord Helman Ghorst to the Vampire Counts.|
|The King and the Warlord||Lord Pack||2016, October 20||Link||Adds the Dwarf Legendary Lord Belegar Ironhammer, leading the sub-faction Clan Angrund, as well as the Goblin Legendary Lord Skarsnik, leading the Greenskin sub-faction Crooked Moon.|
|Realm of the Wood Elves||Campaign Pack||2016, December 8||Link||Adds the Wood Elves as a playable race in the Grand Campaign and their own mini-campaign.|
|Norsca||Race Pack||2017, August 10||Link||Updates the Norsca faction, and makes them a playable race in the Grand Campaign.|
List of free DLC/content updates[edit | edit source]
|Blood Knights||2016, June 30||Update 1||Adds Blood Knights as a new unit for the Vampire Counts.|
|Amber Wizard||2016, July 28||Update 2||Adds Amber Wizards as a new hero for The Empire, as well as the Lore of Beasts for The Empire and the Beastmen.|
|Vlad von Carstein||2016, September 9||Update 3||Adds the new Legendary Lord Vlad von Carstein to the Vampire Counts.|
|Wurrzag||2016, October 20||Update 4||Adds the new Legendary Lord Wurrzag da Great Green Prophet, who leads a new Orc sub-faction, The Bloody Handz.|
|Grey & Jade Wizards||2016, December 8||Update 5||Adds the new heroes Grey Wizard and Jade Wizard to The Empire|
|Grombrindal||2017, January 19||Adds the new Legendary Lord Grombrindal to the Dwarfs.|
|Brettonia||2017, February 28||Update 6||Updated the Brettonia faction, and made them a playable race in the main campaign.|
|Isabella von Carstein||2017, February 28||Update 6||Adds the Von Carstein faction, makes them a playable race in the Main Campaign, adds the new Legendary Lord Isabella von Carstein to the Von Carstein faction, and migrates Vlad von Carstein to the Von Carstein faction.|
|Krell||2017, July||?||Adds the hero Wight King Krell as an ally to Heinrich Kemmler of the Vampire Counts.|
|30th Birthday Regiments of Renown||2017, August||?||Adds several Regiments of Renown to DLC and Free-LC races. This requires signing up for Total War Access.|
See Creative Assembly's ongoing free content plans:
- First available as paid DLC on October 22, 2016