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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

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
New units and characters for all the original races.

Installation Instructions:

1. Delete the codex folder and the code.module file in your Soulstorm directory.
2. Download both parts 1 and 2 of the Codex Base Code.
3. Extract both parts to your SS directory.
4. Download and extract Codex 3.5 to your Soulstorm directory.

5. Select “Dawn of War: Codex (3.5)” 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)
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
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.

Grey Knights teaser trailer:

Alternative download link (small file sizes):

Steam group:

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15 comments by deathteam15 on Oct 7th, 2014

Hi everyone,

It's been a long time since any news was released, and there has been a good reason for that: frankly, there has not been any.

However, I can now reveal that work has been resumed, although at a slow pace. Deathwatch78 has generously found time in his busy schedule to give some time to modding, and will therefore be working on new eye candy for the next version. This also means anything which did not make it into 3.5 will be in the next version. On the other hand, the gameplay element is still on hold due to the absence of boothy_p.

Thank you for your support and patience,

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Codex v3.5

Codex v3.5

Nov 23, 2012 Full Version 67 comments

Codex 3.5. Requires Codex Base parts 1 and 2. Incremental patch release, with a number of additional feature, tweaks and fixes. Full change log below...

Codex Base Code - Part 2

Codex Base Code - Part 2

Oct 10, 2012 Full Version 35 comments

Base code set for the Codex Mod. Required for 3.4 and all subsequent versions. Download Codex Base Parts 1 and 2 and extract to your Soulstorm directory...

Codex Base Code - Part 1

Codex Base Code - Part 1

Oct 10, 2012 Full Version 25 comments

Base code set for the Codex Mod. Required for 3.4 and all subsequent versions. Download Codex Base Parts 1 and 2 and extract to your Soulstorm directory...

Codex Badges and Banners

Codex Badges and Banners

Jun 17, 2012 Skin Pack 12 comments

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...

Post comment Comments  (1930 - 1940 of 2,322)
Lord_Cylarne Jul 5 2012, 8:41am says:

Quick question, is there a particular reason why you guys changed up the names of each and every FX the GK Venerable Dreadnought uses including shooting its guns? Textures applied as well, it can take up large chunks of hard drive space of duplications when there is an already existent useable file in your mod or for those interested in adding it to other mods. Thanks!

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deathwatch78 Jul 5 2012, 12:27pm replied:

because It has ammo eject tied to fx and different stuff tied to fx had not got a chance to tie it to any other models just wanted to it in the 3.2 release will be different in 3.3

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Lord_Cylarne Jul 5 2012, 1:33pm replied:

Ah, thank you, that makes sense.

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Deuce_Savage Jul 5 2012, 3:42am says:

I was saying to Count Bagatur, these days for one to standout by taking a basic race, one would have to give that race an edge (cyber bear) to make players take notice and play the mod. Look at Dark Prophecy for example, its on a rampage! DP starts off with hard core logos to catch your attention then shows off its mod!

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deathteam15 Creator
deathteam15 Jul 5 2012, 6:15am replied:

I think Codex is standing out just fine ;)

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Deuce_Savage Jul 5 2012, 9:15pm replied:

OH Yeah! I love Codex!

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deathteam15 Creator
deathteam15 Jul 5 2012, 7:07am replied:

But thanks for the advice Deuce (Didn't want to sound too arrogant there) ;)

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BagaturKhan Jul 5 2012, 8:24am replied:

Cyberbear is model by my friend knezekj. Maybe he will give us permission to borrow his models to Codex Mod. He is good modeller and good man

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CaiaphasCain Jul 5 2012, 2:21am says:

The Space Marines seem to have a broken vehicle landing pad... I can't get heavy vehicle deployment because there's too many vehicles... not that I'm complaining... I just can't access my favorite unit from the table top, attack bikes.

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boothy_p Creator
boothy_p Jul 5 2012, 6:09am replied:

let me know if it's still an issue now.

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Mudhut Jul 4 2012, 6:32pm says:

Do you absolutely need Soulstorm? I don't have it :(

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deathteam15 Creator
deathteam15 Jul 4 2012, 7:03pm replied:

Yes, unfoortunatally for you. It should be pretty cheap off amazon, though. :)

@gregplays, yeah, as boothy said, i'll be happy to help with any mod mixing stuff, just PM me if you want the help or info :)

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

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Big amount of new content, but otherwise a mess

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