An amphisbaena is a very large snake with a head at both ends. In combat, the creature can bite in any two directions at once, as well as being able to wrap itself around its victim and possibly pinning him or her. An amphisbaena can survive with only one head.[1a]

Like all snakes, amphisbaena have poor eyesight, but are able to sense warm-blooded creatures accurately within twenty yards.[1a]

A giant snake, with a head at either end. An amphisbaena can reach over twenty feet long and even a small one would be over ten feet.[1a]


  • 1: Warhammer Fantasy RPG 1st ED -- Core Rulebook
    • 1a: pg. 231