The Tyranids are a ravenous race of aliens that have traveled through the cold darkness of the intergalactic void in order to feed upon this galaxy Vast swarms of scuttling creatures, winged horrors and towering monstrosities consume everything in their path, scouring whole planets of life and devouring entire civilisations. The Tyranids are the ultimate predators against which even the mightiest of armies are naught but prey for the slaughter.
Codex: Tyranids is one of a series of supplements for Warhammer 40.000. Each book in the series describes in detail an army, its history and its heroes.
Inside you will find:
- The Tyranids. Extensive background information about the Tyranids, including details about the different Hive Fleets, the relentless spread of the ravenous swarms across the galaxy, the desperate battles that ensued and the link between every single Tyranid creature and the Hive Mind.
- Forces of the Tyranids. Details of the many and varied alien troop types, war beasts and monstrous creatures in a Tyranid army, along with rules to use them in your games of Warhammer 40.000.
Also included are a number of legendary Tyranid creatures, such as Old One Eye, the Doom of Malan’tai, Deathleaper and the most dangerous of all the Hive Mind’s minions, the Swarmlord.
- The Tyranid Swarm. Photographs of the extensive Tyranids miniatures range, showing a wide selection of different Hive Fleet painting schemes and styles.
- Tyranids Army List. An army list that allows you to muster your collection of Tyranid miniatures into a fighting force suitable for tabletop battlefield games of Warhammer 40.000.
96 Seiten. 2009.