This particular article concerns published books or supplements as they relate to the Warhammer 40,000 game. One rather large selection of these books is known as Codex. A codex in Warhammer 40,000 war games is a set of rules containing information that concerns a particular army, or an environment, or even a worldwide campaign.
Codex for various armies was first introduced to apply to the 2nd edition of the Warhammer game. This codex has since become obsolete and has been replaced with newer series which includes battle zones as well as campaigns. You can also look for Warhammer models online at tistaminis.
Games Workshop who created the Warhammer series no longer will produce a campaign or battle zone codex instead they have released what is now known as expansion. Codex is now strictly word used to designate a military book.
Codex usually contains a list of the Army. This is a list of various military units, the characters in the unit and a vehicle that a player can choose to use in battle.
The codexes also will contain background information. This information will be of military force is a concerned and active place in the framework of Warhammer 40,000. It will include bits of artwork, short stories, and pictures of fictitious documents that describe the future.
From the standpoint of our current time and the player himself will book covers part of the hobby. Here you can find information related to collecting Warhammer miniatures, building or painting a certain army of ancient manuscripts available.