Codex: Astra Militarum contains a wealth of background and rules – the definitive book for Astra Militarum collectors. Within this 144-page hardback, you’ll find:
- Hammer of the Emperor: the origins of the Astra Militarum – dating back to the Great Crusade – with details of their structure and organisation, the methods of recruiting (some more humanitarian than others…), their training and deployment; - A Galaxy of War: an annotated map of the current state of the galaxy, with key war zones where the Astra Militarum battle; - Detailed background and colour schemes of the Astra Militarum regiments of Cadia, Catachan, Armageddon, Vostroya, Vahalla and Tallarn; - Regiments of Distinction: background on 12 regiments – Armageddon Ork Hunters, Athonian Tunnel Rats, Miasman Redcowls, Mordian Iron Guard, Tanith First and Only, Savlar Chem-Dogs, Ventrillian Nobles, Indigan Praefects, Mordant Acid-Dogs, Faeburn Vanquishers, Truskan Snowhounds and Vresh Grenadiers; - Heroes Beyond Number: a history of the major battles fought by the Astra Militarum; - Background and details on each character, vehicle and unit available to an Astra Militarum army; - A showcase of beautifully painted Citadel miniatures, depicting the colour schemes of several regiments painted by the renowned ‘Eavy Metal team – including expertly-converted models showing you how to represent the more esoteric regiments on the gaming table.
Everything you need to get an Astra Militarum army primed for games of Warhammer 40,000 is in here:
- 56 datasheets containing rules for every Astra Militarum unit and vehicle; - Army abilities reflecting the Astra Militarum’s methods of war, including Astra Militarum Orders and Regimental Orders; - Armoury of the Imperium: wargear both ranged and close-combat used by the Astra Militarum; - Points values for all miniatures, weapons and wargear for use in Matched Play games; - Bulwark of Humanity: rules for Battle-forged armies: - Regimental Doctrines for Cadian, Catachan, Valhallan, Vostroyan, Armageddon, Tallarn, Mordian, Militarum Tempestus Regiments; - 6 unique Warlord Traits, - 25 Stratagems, with 8 specific to the Regiments named above; - the Heirlooms of Conquest: a selection of rare wargear; - The Psykana psychic discipline, available to any Astra Militarum model with the Psyker keyword, - 6 Warlord Traits for use by any Warlord, with a further specific to the above-named Regiments; - 6 unique Tactical Objectives.
This miniature features a large amount of possible customisation – the top hatch can be modelled shut or open, with an optional tank commander. A lascannon, heavy bolter or heavy flamer can be added as a hull-mounted weapon while heavy bolters, plasma cannons, multi-meltas and heavy flamers are options for sponsons. Also included is a searchlight, smoke launchers and other tank accessories.
This kit is supplied in 98 plastic components and includes an Astra Militarum transfer sheet, which can be used to add markings and insignia. It can alternatively be assembled as a Leman Russ Punisher or Executioner.
This box set contains one multi-part plastic Imperial Guard Chimera. This 95-piece set comes with a range of assembly options allowing you to customise your miniature, including: a turret-mounted multi-laser, a turret-mounted heavy flamer, a turret-mounted heavy bolter, a hull-mounted heavy flamer, a hull-mounted heavy bolter, a hunter-killer missile and two different tank commanders.
This box set contains one multi-part plastic Imperial Guard Leman Russ Battle Tank. This 95-piece kit can be assembled as a Leman Russ Battle Tank, Eradicator, Exterminator or Vanquisher. Also included are plenty of alternate weapons and wargear options, and a sheet of Imperial Guard water-slide tank transfers.
This box set contains five multi-part plastic Cadian Command Troopers. This 79-piece kit contains enough components to enable you to assemble five specialist troopers, including: an Officer, a Medic, a Special Weapon Trooper, a Vox-caster and a Guardsman with Company Banner. The squad can be armed with a choice of weapons including: a sniper rifle, a heavy flamer, a plasma gun, a grenade launcher, a flamer, a melta gun, a powerfist, a chainsword, a power sword, a plasma pistol, a bolt pistol and a laspistol. Also included are two different Company Banners, nine different guardsman heads and additional pieces to allow you to customise the rest of your Imperial Guard squads. Models supplied with 25mm round bases.
The kit is comprised of 134 plastic components, with which you can assemble 10 Cadian Shock Troops, and is supplied with 10x Citadel 25mm Round Bases. This kit also includes a total of 32 heads, which are compatible with many other Astra Militarum kits, and contains options to equip Guardsmen with two flamers, two grenade launchers, plasma gun, meltagun, or sniper rifle. Additionally, the Sergeant can be equipped with a laspistol, bolt pistol, bolt gun, or plasma pistol, and either a chainsword, power sword, or bionic arm.
This box set contains one multi-part plastic Sentinel. This 59-piece kit contains all of the components to make either an Armoured or Scout Sentinel, and includes two Cadian and two Catachan pilot heads. Also supplied are all of the weapon variants mountable on a Sentinel, including: a multi-laser, a heavy flamer, an autocannon, a lascannon, a plasma cannon and a missile launcher. Model supplied with a Citadel 60mm Round base.
The Sentinel in the image above has been modified with icons from the Genestealer Cults Upgrade Frame, included with the Neophyte Hybrid Squad.
This multipart plastic kit contains a whopping 295 components. The kit includes the parts to assemble the kit as a Banehammer, Banesword, Doomhammer, Hellhammer, Shadowsword, Stormlord or Stormsword super-heavy tank instead of a Baneblade. Also included is 1 Astra Militarum Vehicle Transfer Sheet, which can be used to add markings and insignia.