The Astra Militarum, commonly known as the Imperial Guard, is comprised of countless soldiers from a million worlds. They are mere mortals in a galaxy of gods and monsters, and yet, at a time when the Imperium of Mankind is beset on all sides, it is the duty of the Astra Militarum to hold back the tide. Inside this 104 page, full colour softback book you will find: – An account of how the Astra Militarum rose from the ashes of treachery to win honour and glory amid ten thousand years of bloodshed. – Full descriptions of all the characters, units and vehicles available to the Astra Militarum; including each unit’s role on the battlefield, its rules and unique skills. – A comprehensive army list that allows you to form an Astra Militarum collection into a glorious and deadly tabletop army. – A showcase of Astra Militarum miniatures presented in the different colour schemes of the many famous regiments.