Codex: Tyranids (5th Edition)
|Illustrator(s)||John Blanche, Alex Boyd, Rob Carey, Paul Dainton, Dave Gallagher, Neil Hodgson, Nuala Kinrade & Adrian Smith|
|Preceded by||Codex: Tyranids (4th Edition)|
|Followed by||Codex: Tyranids (6th Edition)|
The first 32 pages contain information on the background of the Tyranids, important battles, and background of various Hive Fleets including:
- Hive Fleet Behemoth
- Hive Fleet Naga
- Hive Fleet Gorgon
- Hive Fleet Kraken
- Hive Fleet Jormungandr
- Hive Fleet Leviathan
- Hive Fleet Medusa
Forces of the Tyranids
Details the forces of the Tyranids, describing each creature and giving specific rules.
Details on the following special characters are given:
- The Swarmlord
- Old One Eye
- The Doom of Malan'tai
- The Deathleaper
- The Parasite of Mortrex
- Ymgarl Genestealers
Tyranid Psychic Powers
Lists the psychic powers used by the Tyranids along with their rules.
Creating the Swarm
Offers guidelines on how to structure a Tyranid army.
The Tyranid Swarm
Gives the colour scheme of Hive Fleet Leviathan, Kraken and Behemoth, and also showcases colour photos of the Tyranid miniatures.
Weapons and Biomorphs
Lists the rules for the weapons and biomorph upgrades used by the Tyranids.
Tyranid Army List
Provides the army list and rules for fielding a Tyranid army in a Warhammer 40,000 table top game.
Quick reference summary chart and credits.
- Codex, a general overview of all Codex publications.
- Other Tyranid Codexes (disambiguation page)