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Warhammer 40,000 - Codex Army Lists (1993)

Warhammer 40,000 - Codex Army Lists (1993)

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Basic army lists for using armies in the 2nd Edition of the Warhammer 40,000 game released by Games Workshop in 1993
Basic army lists for using armies in the 2nd Edition of the Warhammer 40,000 game released by Games Workshop in 1993

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WARHAMMER40,000
WARHAMMER40,000CODEXARMYLISTS
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youalreadyplayWarhammer40,000youwillbefullyawareofhowimportantarmylistsareasawayoforganisingyourarmies.Thearmylistsdescribethetypesoftroopsavailabletoyourarmy,theirweapons,armourandfightingprowess.Armylistsalsoindicatethepointsvaluesofyourtroops,sothatyoucanworkoutarmiesandplanadditionstoyourforces.WewillbepublishingaseriesofarmyliststocoverallofthearmiesinWarhammer40,000underthetitleoftheWarhammer40,000Codexseries.Eachvolumewillincludeagreatlyexpandedbackground,apaintingguide,anewarmylistandasmuchinformationaswecanpackinaboutcollectingandgamingwiththatparticulararmy.UntiltheWarhammer40,000Codexbooksareavailablewehavepreparedthissummarisededitionofthearmylistssothatexistingplayerscancontinuetouseandaddtotheirexistingarmies,whilenewplayerswillbeabletousetheliststostartcollectingtheirownarmies.ExistingWarhammer40,000playerswillnotesomeconsiderablechangestothewaythatthelistswork,inparticulartheeliminationoftheneedforaminimumnumberofsquadsorcharactersinordertousecertainforces.Ingeneral,wehaveattemptedtokeepthespiritoftheoldlistsandatthesametimemakearmieseasiertocollectanduseinbattles.Existingplayersshouldbeabletousetheircurrentforceswithaminimalamountofreorganisation.
HOWTO
USETHESEARMYLISTS
TheWarhammer40,000Codexarmylistshavebeendesignedsothatyoucanchooseanarmytoapreviouslyagreedpointsvalue.Thereisnoupperlimittothesizeofanarmy,but1000pointsisaboutthesmallestsizethatwillallowyoutofieldabattleworthyforce.A2000pointbattlewillusuallylastanentireevening,while3000pointswillgiveyouenoughtroopsforabattlethatwilltakemostofadaytofight.Mostpeopleprefertocollecttheirarmiesinblocksof1000or500points,startingwithsaya1000point'core'forceandadding500pointsatatime.Thisallowsyoutoconvenientlyplanyourpurchasesandgivesyoutimetopaintthemodelsandtrythemoutonthetabletopbeforedecidingwhattoaddnext.Itisusualforeachsidetobeginwithanequalpointsvalueoftroops-say2000pointsaside.EachplayerusestheappropriateWarhammer40,000armylisttopickanarmyworthuptotheagreedpointsvalue.Thetotalvalueofaplayer'sarmymaybelessthantheagreedvalue,andwilloftenbeafewpointsshortsimplybecausethereisnothinglefttospendtheoddpointon.Thereisaseparatelistforeacharmy.Eachlisttellsyouwhatproportionofyourpointsyoumayspendoncharactermodels,squadsandsupport.Thisensuresthatarmiesarereasonablybalanced,anddon'tconsistentirelyofLandRaidersorSpaceMarineCaptains.
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ForexamplethefollowinglimitationsapplytotheSpaceMarinearmy:CharactersUptohalfthepointsvalueofthearmy.
Squads
Atleastaquarterofthepointsvalueofthearmy.
Support
Uptohalfthepointsvalueofthearmy.
If
aSpaceMarinearmyof2000pointswerechosenthefollowinglimitationswouldthereforeapply.Characters
SquadsSupport
Upto50%25-100%Upto50%0-1000points500-2000points0-1000points
CHARACTERS
Thepointsvalueofcharactersincludesthevalueoftheirarmourandweapons,anyWargearcardstheyhave,andasteed
if
theyaremounted.
If
acharacterridesinoronavehiclethenitspointsvalue,includinganyadditionalcrew,isalsoincludedintheCharacterspointsallowance.Charactersquadleaders(eg,VeteranSpaceMarineSergeants,OrkNobs,anyChaosChampion,etc)arepaidforoutoftheCharacterspointsallowance,andtheyusuallyhaveChampionprofiles.Rememberthatsquadleadersarenotfreetomoveandactindependentlylikeothercharacters-theyarepartoftheirsquadandcannotleaveit.Acharactermaybeequippedwithanyoftheweaponsorarmourlistedasbeingavailableforcharactersinthearmy'sWargearlist.Somewargearsuchasheavyandsupportweaponsisprohibitedtocharacters,andwherethisisthecaseitisnotedintheappropriatelist.AcharactercancarryappropriateWargearcardschosenfromthoseinthisgame.Itisalsoourintentiontoaddmorecardsinthefuture,possiblyaspartofscenariosupplementsandalsoinWhiteDwarfmagazine.ThepointsvalueofWargearcardsisgivenonthecardsthemselves.CharactersarepermittednomorethanthenumberofWargearcardsnotedintheirarmylistentry.NotethatsomeWargearcardsarerestrictedtocertainracesortypesofcharacters.The
WebofSkulls,
forinstance,canonlybeusedbyEldarcharacters,andonlyOrkorImperialcharactersmayusecombi-weapons.CertaincharacterssuchasImperialTech-PriestsandOrkMekboyzarepermittedahigherthannormalnumberofWargearcardsbecausetheirtechnicalbackgroundandexpertiseenablesthemtobuildorprocureexoticweaponsandesotericdevicesmoreeasilyPsychicpowerswillbefullycoveredintheWarhammer40,000"DarkMillennium"supplement.ExistingplayersmaywanttousetheoldWarhammer40,000PsychicrulesorthebasicPsykerrulesintheWarhammer40,000Rulebookforthetimebeing,thisisuptoyou.Notethatpsychicpowershavenoadditionalpointsvalue-thecostofthepsykerincludeshispsychicpowers.
 
SQUADS
ARMYLISTS
Modelsareorganised'intounitsthatarecalled
squads.
Mostsquadscontainafixednumberofmodelsspecifiedinthearmylist.Somesquadsmaybeofvariablesizebuttheymustbeatleastfivemodelsstrongunlessindicatedotherwise(thesevariablesizesquadsareoftenreferredtoasmobs,broodsorpacksinthearmylists).TheupperlimittothesizeofasquadisalsonotedinthearmyListentrywhereappropriare.SomesquadsarepermittedspecialleaderswithChampionprofiles.TheseChampionsalwaysfightwiththeirsquadandcannotleaveit.TheentirepointsvalueofaChampion,includinganywargearhecarries,comesfromtheproportionofpointsallocatedtothearmy'scharactersandNOTthesquads.
SUPPORT
TheSupportsectionofanarmylistincludesthesupportweaponsandvehiclesavailabletothearmy.Manyarmiesstipulatethatcertainsquadsorcharactersbeincludedaspartofthearmybeforesupportweaponsorvehiclesmaybeincluded.
ALLIES
Warhammer40,000armiesmayincludeaproportionof
allies.
Alliesarechosenfromthearmylistorbooksindicated.Pointsspentonalliescounttowardsthesupportallocationofthearmy,sotheSpaceMarinearmy,forexample,couldspenduptohalfofitspointsonallies(thoughifitdid,itwouldnotbeabletotakeanysupportweaponsorvehiclesfromitsownarmylist).Thereisnothingtopreventyouchoosingalliesfromseveraldifferentlists
if
youwish.Includingalliesisagoodwayofexpandingyourcollection,anditalsoallowsyoutopaintsomethingdifferentandstillincludeitinyourarmy.
PROFILES
Profilesaregiveninthestandardformatandincludeallthecharacteristicvalues.Cavalryhavetwoprofiles,onefortheriderandoneforthemount.M
=
MovementBS
=
BallisticSkillT
=
ToughnessI
=
InitiativeLd
=
LeadershipWS
=
WeaponSkillS
=
StrengthW
=
WoundsA
=
Attacks
LIMITATIONSONCERTAINCHARACTERS/SQUADS
ThearmylistspresenttheplayerwithlistsoftrooptypesthatcanbeincludedinaWarhammer40,000army.Inmostcasesthereisnolimitonthenumberofsquadsorcharacters,otherthanthatimposedbythe'pointsvalues.However,certaintypesofsquadorcharacterarelimited.Insomecasesyoucanonlyincludeonecharacterofacertaintypeinyourarmy,oronesquadofaspecifictype.Anysuchlimitationsareclearlyindicatedinthelists.Forexample,youmayhavenomorethanoneChaplaininaSpaceMarinearmy.Conversely,thelistmayrequireyoutochooseatleastoneofaparticularsquadorcharacter.Forexample,inmostlistsyoumustincludeaCommandermodel.
THEWARGEARLISTS
Thearmylistentryforasquadorcharacteroftentellsyouthatmodelscanbeequippedwithmoreweaponsorequipmentatextracost,referringyoutothearmy'sWargearlist.EacharmylistincludesitsownWargearlistwhichgivesthepointsvaluesforequippingtrooperswithspecialorheavyweapons,upgradingcharacters'armourandsoon.EachcategoryofequipmentorweaponsintheWargearlistsisnotedwithanyrestrictionswhichapplytoit.Forexample,theheavyweaponscategoryisnoted"Onepermodel.Maynotbechosenforcharactermodels".Thismeansonlyoneheavyweaponcaneverbechosenforaparticularmodelandthatcharactermodelscannotbeequippedwithheavyweapons.Wargearlistcontentsandthepointsvaluesofparticularitemsdovaryfromarmylisttoarmylistsoit'simportanttousethecorrectWargearlistinconjunctionwithaparticulararmylist.Certainexoticweaponsanddevicessuchasgravitongunsandforcefieldsmaynotbeavailableinanarmy'sWargearlistbecausetheyarenotgenerallyavailabletothatarmy.SuchrareandunusualequipmentmaystillbeavailableasWargearcardsforcharacters,though.
CONTENTS
SPACEMARINEARMYLIST4IMPERIALGUARDARMYLIST7IMPERIALAGENTS10SQUATARMYLIST13ORKSARMYLIST15ELDARARMYLIST18CHAOSARMYLIST20TYRANIDARMYLIST23GENESTEALERARMYLIST23
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