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New Races:

Chaos Daemons
Chaos Renegades (The Lost and the Damned)
Grey Knights
Adeptus Mechanicus
Blood Angels
Space Wolves
Dark Angels

Khorne Daemonkin

Expansions to the original 9 races:

Faction choices for:
Chaos Legions - 9 Original Traitor Legions and Renegades
Space Marines - Remaining 6 First Founding Legions, and 3 Second Founding Legions
Eldar - 6 most famous Craftworlds
Orks - The 6 major Clans
Chaos Daemons - 4 Major Chaos Powers

New units and characters for all the original races.

Installation Instructions:

1. Download both parts 1, 2, and 3 of the Codex Base Code.
2. Extract all 3 parts to your SS directory (see tutorial -
3. Download and extract Codex 4.0 to your Soulstorm directory.
4. Select “Dawn of War: Codex (4.0)” from the Game Manager.

There is a combiner module file for using in conjunction with the Tyranids (vs 0.51b) and the Black Templars (beta 5) mods included in the extracted folder,
but you will NEED these 2 great mods installed separately.

NOTE: The new races are not the same as other independently released versions, just to avoid confusion. These are the Codex versions, developed separately.

Boothy_p (Team leader / Coder / Chief Chimp)
Deathwatch78 (FX / Textures)
dkpisme (Textures / Testing)
Count Bagatur (Testing / Textures)
deathteam15 (Community Manager)

FOK / POK Team - Without who's models this would not be possible, simply the best...
_Warsmith_ - Fantastic models and assets
Titanium Wars (GrOrc) - Models, assets and OE pointers
Apocalypse Mod - Fantastic models and assets
Horus Heritic - Models and skins
ZanyReaper - Assets from TTRU
Dawn of Skirmish Team (and Thudo) - For the wonderful AI, a joy to work with!!
Corsix - For the great mod studio
jONES1979 - For little items, and alot of knowledge and insight
CutterShane and Arkhan - Heroes mod, love it!!!!
Inquisition Daemonhunt team - Models and assets
Catwell - Great Unclean one, Keeper of Secrets and others
Mudflaps - Bikes, and other models
Witch Hunter mod - Inquisition models and assets
Torzel - For the lovely space wolf skins
Steel Legion team - Models and assets
CraftWorld team - Eldar models and assets
Whiteshield - For Specular textures
Winterdyne - The warhound titan
Oomperial - Tau Riptide
RavenwingRetribution - Icons, lots of.....
Combat_Sheep888, - Dark Angels Vehicle Skins
O-CuKChainz - Blood Angels Vehicle Skins
Relic and THQ - For the wonderful game that is Dawn of War (make 3 as good!!!!!!!)
Games Workshop - For the IP, fluff and 40k universe, and allowing this sort of endevour

To anyone I might have missed, sorry (tell me, and I'll update)

To all those who have already downloaded and enjoyed/commented on the mods to date.

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Ok, so Codex 4.0 is out! Change log as usual is below:

Added Khorne Daemonkin

Added Inquisition Allies to Ad Mech
Renamed several Ad Mech units

New updated Riptide (thanks to Oomperial for allowing into the mod)
Updated the Tau Commander
Added Crisis Bodyguard unit

Added a bunch of Army schemes for Ad Mech, and Daemonkin

Various (lots) of bug fixes and tidying up of Chaos Space Marines
Some other stuff I didn't note down, but have done..............

Next, no idea. Have a look at the list I guess...............

Compatible Mods

Compatible Mods

3 years ago Feature 11 comments Report

List of mods that are compatible with Codex, and those that aren't.....



6 months ago Design/Concepts 3 comments Report

Who has what allies for themselves (as current)..........

How to install Codex Base files

How to install Codex Base files

6 months ago Installers 10 comments Report

Simple, step by step guide to installing the Codex Base files.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

3 years ago PR 14 comments Report

FAQs to try and answer most questions, clearing up page space for discussion and non-frequently asked questions.

8 new races, new units and features for the original 9 races. With the mission to bring all races to Dawn of War, in the style of their Codex, drawing inspiration from the Table Top Game. The complete collection of the Codex Mod to date.
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Codex 4.0

Codex 4.0

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Codex 4.0. Requires Codex Base parts 1, 2, and 3. Incremental patch release, with a number of additional feature, tweaks and fixes. Full change log below...

Codes Base files - Part 3

Codes Base files - Part 3

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Base code set for the Codex Mod. Required for 3.6 and all subsequent versions. Download Codex Base Parts 1, 2, and 3 and extract to your Soulstorm directory...

Codes Base files - Part 2

Codes Base files - Part 2

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Base code set for the Codex Mod. Required for 3.6 and all subsequent versions. Download Codex Base Parts 1, 2, and 3 and extract to your Soulstorm directory...

Codes Base files - Part 1

Codes Base files - Part 1

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Base code set for the Codex Mod. Required for 3.6 and all subsequent versions. Download Codex Base Parts 1, 2, and 3 and extract to your Soulstorm directory...

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Codex Badges and Banners

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Possibly the most boring download available on the site, but here we are. It's been brought up that the badges and banners in codex are not there for...

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Vuud Sep 26 2015 says:

Any thoughts on doing a Genestealer Cult race?

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jONES1979 Sep 27 2015 replied:

Yes! Just make models!

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Sifoneur Sep 21 2015 says:

Hello everyone,I have a bug on my game after installing this mods,every things works fine but I noticed two somethings,almost all units from the mod don't have a description exept one and the flag on strategic point don't show up,even if I can see it in the army editor.

Does someone has the same issues ?

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zagy20 Oct 2 2015 replied:

Those are not issuses, they have to be built(flags,and description). The author of the mode has done more important things on the mod like coding, descriptions will come, have patience m8.

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Sifoneur Oct 2 2015 replied:

thanks for the answer =)

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paladin2127 Sep 21 2015 says:

Codex Mod Team!Return legplates on pelvis to Chaos terminators please!!!

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Highest Rated (11 agree) 10/10

This mod is great but I think it needs a little more stuff

Aug 21 2012 by dantles1992

Lowest Rated (6 agree) 3/10

Big amount of new content, but otherwise a mess

Jan 9 2013 by BrandstifterFussel

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One more release this year, mainly Daemonkin, plus whatever else sneaks in..............

Sep 25 2015

Deamonkin, Deamonkin, Deamonkin, Daemonkin. Intriguing.............

Apr 14 2015

Legion of the Damned anyone?????

Mar 30 2015

The Harlequins are coming, not a full race, but a feature filled allied detachment!!

Mar 21 2015

Now I know I said I did some work on AD Mech AI, well they were still totally pants, so re-worked again. Bit Tasty now!!

Mar 20 2015

At least 6 new units in next version, plus a re-work of the Daemons race Plus other tweaks and amendments..........

Mar 9 2015

Think I'm going to stop reading Codexes with 6th edition. What on earth the plan is with 7th only the money men at GW know......

Mar 8 2015

5 new codexes since 6th edition launch, extra source material indeed!

Jun 17 2013

Codex mod is not dead peoples, just bit slow at moment compared to the frenetic pace of last 2 years. "We'llbe back", in force ;)

Mar 3 2013

Still recovering, not working on mod. Sorry...................

Feb 2 2013

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