Warhammer: Vermintide 2 – Sister of the Thorn DLC Now Available on PC; Consoles June 30

Warhammer: Vermintide 2

Fatshark have released the new Sister of the Thorn DLC pack for their Warhammer co-op action game, Vermintide 2.

This new DLC pack unlocks the Sister of the Thorn career for Kerillian, allowing her to wield javelins and empower her allies with the blessings of Cadai and Cytharai. The new class can also equip two new weapon types that have been added as part of the DLC, those being the Briar Javelin and Deepwood Staff.

You can find the Sister of the Thorn Career trailer for the new DLC below.

The Sister of the Thorn DLC pack is available on Windows PC via Steam for $3.99 USD, and will be coming to consoles on June 30th. On the subject of consoles, the free Chaos Wastes update is now live on Xbox One.

The DLC is accompanied by a free update that addresses a variety of problems, as well as a limited time event to celebrate the annual Warhammer Skulls festival and sale.

You can find the rundown of the DLC (via Steam) below:

New support career for Kerillian.
The Sisters of the Thorn are renowned as the handmaidens of Ariel, the life-giving Queen of Athel Loren, but there are those among them who court darker, malevolent powers. Reborn into their mystical ranks, Kerillian engages in battle with spell-craft and javelins, drawing upon nature’s splendour to invigorate and protect her allies.

  • Unleash the gifts of the Goddesses with two new weapon types: the Briar Javelin and the Deepwood Staff.
  • Embrace the Weave of Nature with a new unique talent tree.
  • Rejoice in Nature’s Glory with an exclusive character skin & new voice lines.
  • Wield the blessings of Cadai and Cytharai to empower and protect other heroes.
  • Change the appearance of your Sister of the Thorn through the purchasable Sister of the Thorn Cosmetic Upgrade DLC.

NOTE: When purchasing Warhammer: Vermintide 2 – Sister of the Thorn Career you will receive 100 Shillings (in-game currency) to spend in the in-game store.

A Bargain with Goddesses
Kerillian never told anyone where she’d gone, or why, but the change was obvious for all to see. She’d never been exactly ‘normal’ – elves aren’t, as a rule – but the creature that walked in through the front gate wasn’t the one who’d left. No longer wholly an elf, but not quite a dryad. Wilder and sterner all at once, and haunted in a way even Saltzpyre knew better than to mention. It wasn’t until she was alone with Sienna that Kerillian offered a glimpse of the truth. Her prayers to Lileath had gone unheeded, and so she had turned to other goddesses for aid …

Warhammer: Vermintide 2 is available for Windows PC (via Steam), PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.



Frank was a former Niche Gamer contributor.

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