The Codex: Imperial Guard is an expansion book for Warhammer 40k published in 2009 for the 5th edition and contains a complete army list for using an Imperial Guard army. Further special rules and equipment are included, such as the new 'Orders' system.
The background section of the codex explains how regiments of the Imperial Guard are recruited and organized. The section also details some of the most famous Imperial Guard regiments, such as the Cadian Shock Troops and the Catachan Jungle Fighters.
Additionaly, it provides a general overview of the life of Lord Solar Macharius during the Macharian Crusade, a general Timeline of major battles and wars of the Imperial Guard and a basic guide to the various support agencies for the Guard, such as the Schola Progenium.
Plus background and special character rules for:
Cadian Shock Troops: Lord Castellan Ursarkar E. Creed and Colour Sergeant Jarran Kell, Knight Commander Pask, Sergeant Lukas Bastonne
Catachan Jungle Fighters: Colonel "Iron Hand" Straken, Guardsman "Sly" Marbo, Gunnery Sergeant Harker
Armageddon Steel Legion: Commissar Sebastian Yarrick
Tallarn Desert Raiders: Captain Al'rahem
Valhallan Ice Warriors: Commander Kubrik Chenkov
Attilan Rough Riders: Mogul Kamir
Ogryns: Nork Deddog
Beautifully illustrated and printed on heavyweight paper, this book is great for a player or collector. This copy is in Excellent condition. As always, our photos show the actual book you will receive.