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The Enemy Within Campaign is a campaign for Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay (1st Edition), published by Games Workshop between 1986 and 1989.

Its theme is one of treachery, with hidden powers of Chaos plotting the downfall of the Empire. The original material was a big success with fans, being voted the Best RPG Campaign of all time by the French RPG Magazine Casus Belli.

The campaign comprised six adventures:
  1. The Enemy Within (introductory adventure with extensive source material for the Empire)
  2. Shadows Over Bögenhafen
  3. Death on the Reik
  4. Power Behind the Throne
  5. Something Rotten in Kislev
  6. Empire in Flames

The Warhammer City Middenheim sourcebook ties in closely with Power Behind the Throne but is not part of the campaign.

Games Workshop later republished parts of the campaign in consolidated editions:

When Hogshead Publishing re-printed the campaign in the early 1990s, they incorporated the content of The Enemy Within into Shadows Over Bögenhafen. The Hogshead edition of Power Behind the Throne also includes an additional short adventure that was designed to ease the transition from Death on the Reik.

James Wallis of Hogshead Publishing intended to re-design the final part of the campaign from the ground up, titling it Empire in Chaos. Sadly, this last book was never published (see the entry for Empire in Flames for more details).

Fan-published campaign materials include an alternate rewrite of Empire in Flames, The Empire at War, and The Enemy Within: A Companion, which provides GM advice, suggestions, and alternate handouts for the entire series.

A revised "Director's Cut" of the campaign for Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay (4th edition) began release in 2019.

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Cthulhu Within is an aid to converting the original Enemy Within campaign to the Jazz Age setting for Call of Cthulhu .

Available microbadges for WFRP (all editions):

Microbadge: WFRP (Warhammer Fantasy Role-Playing) fanMicrobadge: WFRP (Warhammer Fantasy Role-Playing) 1st edition fanMicrobadge: WFRP (Warhammer Fantasy Role-Playing) 2nd edition fanMicrobadge: WFRP (Warhammer Fantasy Role-Playing) 3rd edition fan Microbadge: The Enemy Within fan Microbadge: WFRP - Member of the Purple HandMicrobadge: WFRP - Snotball fanMicrobadge: WFRP - Bugman's beer fan, best ale in the Old World!Microbadge: WFRP - I helped turn Bögenhafen into a minor Chaos gate! Yay!

Microbadge: WFRP - Tzeentch fanMicrobadge: WFRP - Khorne fanMicrobadge: WFRP - Nurgle fanMicrobadge: WFRP - Slaanesh fan Microbadge: WFRP - Follower of SigmarMicrobadge: WFRP - Follower of SigmarMicrobadge: WFRP - Follower of SigmarMicrobadge: WFRP - Follower of UlricMicrobadge: WFRP - Follower of TaalMicrobadge: WFRP - Follower of MyrmidiaMicrobadge: WFRP - Follower of VerenaMicrobadge: WFRP - Follower of ShallyaMicrobadge: WFRP - Follower of RanaldMicrobadge: WFRP - Follower of MorrMicrobadge: WFRP - Follower of Manann Microbadge: WFRP - Follower of Grimnir - Ancestor God of WarriorsMicrobadge: WFRP - Follower of Grungni - Ancestor God of Mining and StoneworkingMicrobadge: WFRP - Follower of Valaya - Ancestor Goddess of Home and Healing

Microbadge: WFRP - Good AlignmentMicrobadge: WFRP - Lawful AlignmentMicrobadge: WFRP - Neutral AlignmentMicrobadge: WFRP - Evil AlignmentMicrobadge: WFRP - Chaotic Alignment Microbadge: WFRP - AltdorferMicrobadge: WFRP - BögenhafenerMicrobadge: WFRP - BretonnianMicrobadge: WFRP - KisleviteMicrobadge: WFRP - Loyal Citizen of the EmpireMicrobadge: WFRP - MarienburgerMicrobadge: WFRP - MiddenheimerMicrobadge: WFRP - Nulner

Microbadge: I will now kill you. A lot.Microbadge: Stand! And! Deliver!Microbadge: Don't worry, it'll only pinch for a moment, and then you'll be in a better placeMicrobadge: NDS = Naked Dwarf Syndrome!Microbadge: By the time I've used all my attacks on you, and you have used none of yours on me, I'll be back at the inn having my third pint...Microbadge: I will dodge your first attack, parry your second attack, and then kill you - three times...Microbadge: Attack! Attack! Attack, my peons! (I'll be here waiting when you come back...)Microbadge: My character knows more about the scenario, than the GM doesMicrobadge: Who needs Heroic Idiocy?!Microbadge: Sit, daemon! Sit!Microbadge: Can I have all your gold and treasure, pleeease? *blink-blink* (Yes, I can...)Microbadge: I'm the Gods' favouriteMicrobadge: I'm one insanity point short of a full disorder - bring on the greater demons!

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