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Here is a list of all the material that's permitted to be posted on the Warhammer 40,000 Lexicanum. It's important that everyone reads it, so we avoid people working on elements that will then be deleted.

This table is agreed, and is now official.

Topic Permitted?
Information related to Warhammer 40k? Yes, see below for details.
Information related to Battlefleet Gothic? Yes.
Information related to videogames on Warhammer 40K (ex.: Dawn of War)? It depends on the information. Background relevant information is ok, however tactics and other gameplay details should not be entered.
Information related to Warhammer fantasy? No, please use the Warhammer Fantasy Lexicanum.
Any information written in a language different from English? No, only English in this site. Please use the proper localized Lexicanum web site if available. Information contained in other official GW publications of different languages are OK with the right country-specific tag.
Names of characters taken from novels? Yes.
Names of places/planets taken from novels? Yes.
Names of characters taken from rule books? Yes.
Names of places/planets taken from rule books? Yes.
Summary of novels/books/manuals content with your own words? Yes.
Spoilers on how a book/novel ends? Yes, if they have a "spoiler" flag: {{spoiler|source=type spoiler source here}}
See an example here.
Copy/paste of novels/books/manuals content? No, do not copy/paste excepts for an overview of content any similar postings. (This issue needs to be clarified in a definitive yes/no list.)
Images taken from novels/books/manuals? Yes, if they have proper copyright disclaimer and if are not full scan of the novels/books/manuals. In addition, they must be cropped to the relevant section of the picture. All other image formatting rules will also apply.
Full scans of novels/books/manuals? No.
Codices background information (story, names, places, ...)? Yes, please attempt to add as specific sourcing as possible for future references and Lexicanum users.
Army Organization intended as list of troops/units? Yes, but those should NOT be organized in the way the Codex does. For example, "Fast Attack" is not permitted because is a game rule and not part of an army organization. A list that has been subdivided into for example Characters, Troops, Vehicles is not a problem, but should not look like shown in game rules.
Armies special weapons and equipment (ex.: Shuriken Pistol, Shokk Attakk Gun, Quickening Psychic power,..)? Yes, obviously without explaining their in-game effects and statistics, but strictly describing how they work, look, background information, and similar details are welcome.
Codices special rules (like bonuses and tabletop mechanics: Chaos Rhino can take Daemonic possession)? No.
Codices unit costs (like Obliterators: 75 points)? No.
Your own invented armies/chapters/characters? No, those can be only mentioned in your personal User page. In addition you should be a regular contributor and the details should not be excessive; otherwise an Administrator may take action.
Images of your own painted miniatures? No, those can be only mentioned in your personal User page. In addition you should be a regular contributor and the details should not be excessive; otherwise an Administrator may take action.
Drawings made by you of GW characters, places, vehicles, battles? No, those can be only mentioned in your personal User Page. In addition you should be a regular contributor and the details should not be excessive; otherwise an Administrator may take action.
Official images of GW blisters, sprues, and the like? Yes, when applicable and available. If no official pictures are available an Administrator might permit privately taken pictures.
Official images of GW painted miniatures? Yes, if those are not full scans of a manual and they are cropped to the relevant section of the picture. Other image formatting rules will also apply. It should also be attempted that such pictures are of a single miniature instead of groups of miniatures.
Detailed information on miniatures, like year of production, designer, material, rarity, packaging...? Yes.
White Dwarf summary information, like table of contents and interesting articles Yes, as long as it's not a copy and paste of the actual article in question but, a in your own words summary.
White Dwarf full articles, or big portions of articles? No.
White Dwarf images and front cover? Yes, if they have proper copyright disclaimer information and they are not full scan of the magazine itself.
Information that belongs to previous editions of the Warhammer universe (codices, miniatures, names, places,...)? Yes, if they are properly tagged with the edition of production.
Portals dedicated to a specific area (miniatures portal, Necron portal, ...)? Only after Administrator approval to help avoid confusion and chaos.
Prices of GW material/miniatures current or past? Yes, but it should contain also the country of origin and date of the price, like: 3 pounds, June 1990, UK.
Advertising for selling your own armies/miniatures/...? Never.