Battlefield 1 codex entry unlock guide Battlefield 1 codex entry unlock guide
How to unlock every codex entry in Battlefield 1's campaign, and get additional multiplayer mods in the process. Battlefield 1 codex entry unlock guide

Battlefield 1 is a pretty great game, but if you’re reading this guide you probably already know that. The campaign is arguably the best in the franchise, and you’ll probably want to play it through more than once.

You might have to regardless of your intentions if you want to unlock each and every weapon and tool modification in multiplayer. The game’s collectibles are designed in such a way as to grant you ease of access pending you search for every Codex and Field Manual in the campaign mode.

There are 52 Codex Entries (Challenges) in the campaign. Finding all 52 will grant you the “Master Of Adaptation” trophy or achievement. Once you find a Codex entry, you’ll unlock specific modifications, so you’ll definitely want to head back into the campaign if you want to head into multiplayer fully prepared.

We’ll update this guide with specific details of each codex and how to unlock them.

Battlefield 1 Codex Entry Challenges

STORM OF STEEL

Mission One: Break Of Dawn

  • Codex Entry 1 (African American Troops in World War 1): Complete Break Of Dawn

 

THROUGH MUD AND BLOOD

Mission One

  • Codex Entry 1 (German Anti-Tank Tactics): Destroy All Field Guns in Over the Top (36 in total)
    • Two guns are at Point A.
    • Three guns are at Point B.
    • Point C has five guns.
    • Nearby Point C are three other guns.
    • Near the Germany compound at Point C are eight guns.
    • The church headquarters houses four guns.
    • Point D trench line has two guns.
    • Big Willy’s Farm has one gun.
    • Just beyond the farm, up the hill, are three guns.
    • Three guns are near the bridge, just ahead of the defensive line.
    • Two final guns are on the other side of the bridge.
  • Codex Entry 2 (Observation Balloons): Defeat 5 Enemies while on Foot in Over the Top
  • Codex Entry 3 (Tank Shock): Collect all Field Manuals in Over the Top

Mission Two

  • Codex Entry 1 (Guiding Bess): Get through the forest without being detected in Fog of War
  • Codex Entry 2 (Forest Combat): Get through the forest without any melee kills in Fog of War
  • Codex Entry 3 (Gone Chemical): Collect all Field Manuals in Fog of War
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Mission Three

  • Codex Entry 1 (Stealing Tanks): Retrieve all engine parts undetected in Breakdown
  • Codex Entry 2 (Tank Hunters): Retrieve the first engine component in Breakdown
  • Codex Entry 3 (Aircraft Support): Collect all Field Manuals in Breakdown

Mission Four

  • Codex Entry 1 (Bourlon Wood): Don’t let the tank tank get damaged before clearing the village in Steel on Steel
  • Codex Entry 2 (Beutepanzers): Destroy one of the captured MK V tanks in Steel on Steel
  • Codex Entry 3 (There’s Always a First): Collect all Field Manuals in Steel on SteelCodex Entry 4 (Towards Cambrai): Complete through Mud and Blood

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FRIENDS IN HIGH PLACES

Mission 1

  • Codex Entry 1 (To Be Ace): Finish the Target Practice in Test Flight
  • Codex Entry 2 (Dicta Boelcke): Don’t lose the trail during the chase in Test Flight

Mission 2

  • Codex Entry  (Bloody April): Have at least four Bombers survive a bombing run in Total War
  • Codex Entry 2 (Strategic Bombing): Destroy the fort in Total War

Mission 3

  • Codex Entry 1 (No Man’s Land): Reach no man’s land undetected in Fall from Grace
  • Codex Entry 2 (Booby Traps): Use tripwire bombs to kill 2 enemies in Fall from Grace
  • Codex Entry 3 (A War in France): Collect all Field Manuals in Fall from Grace

Mission 4

  • Codex Entry 1 (Gotha Raids on London): ake down the bombers in Forte et fidele
  • Codex Entry 2 (Airborne Cannons): Destroy 10 aircraft within 30 seconds using the stationary weapon in Forte et fidele
  • Codex Entry 3 (Jousting with Dragons): Collect all Field Manuals in Forte et fideleCodex Entry 4 (Dawn of Dogfights): Complete Friends in High Places

 

AVANTI SAVOIA!

Mission 1

  • Codex Entry 1 (Farina Armor): Defeat 5 enemies with grenades in O La Vittoria
  • Codex Entry 2 (The Daring Ones): Join the fight as an Arditi Elite Troop in O La Vittoria
  • Codex Entry 3 (Coming Together): Collect all Field Manuals in O La Vittoria

Mission 2

  • Codex Entry 1 (Where Eagles Dare): Defeat 10 Enemies with your sidearm in O Tutti Accoppati
  • Codex Entry 2 (Beyond Belief): Witness the explosion of the mountain side in O Tutti occopatti
  • Codex Entry 3 (Alpine War): Collect all Field Manuals in O Tutti Accoppati
  • Codex Entry 4 (Among Peaks of Kings): Complete Avanti Savoia!
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THE RUNNER

Mission 1

  • Codex Entry 1 (The Big Guns): Call in offshore barrage in Cape Helles
  • Codex Entry 2 (Torpedo Exploit): Get 10 Headshot Kills in Cape Helles
  • Codex Entry 3 Collect all Field Manuals in Cape Helles

Mission 2

  • Codex Entry 1 (Drip Gun): Defeat 10 enemies with a sidearm in The Runner
  • Codex Entry 2 (Geology): Defeat 5 enemies with rifle grenades in The Runner
  • Codex Entry 3 (Trench Runners): Collect all Field Manuals in The Runner

Mission 3

  • Codex Entry 1 (River Clyde): Deafeat 5 enemies with grenades in Be Safe
  • Codex Entry 2 (Sedd El Bahr): Defeat 10 enemies with melee attacks in Be Safe
  • Codex Entry 3 (Gallipoli Myths): Collect all Field Manuals in Be Safe
  • Codex Entry 4 (The Dardanelles): Complete The Runner

 

NOTHING IS WRITTEN

Mission 1

  • Codex Entry 1 (The Hejaz Railway): Scout the Crash Site in Hidden in Plain Sight
  • Codex Entry 2 (The Bedouin): Find the book without being detected in Hidden in Plain Sight
  • Codex Entry 3 (Celebrities): Collect all Field Manuals in Hidden in Plain Sight

Mission 2

  • Codex Entry 1 (Gertrude Bell): Kill one of the officers by using a bolt-action rifle in Young Men’s Work
  • Codex Entry 2 (T.E. Lawrence): Kill one of the officers with a melee attack in Young Men’s Work
  • Codex Entry 3 (Tanks in the Desert): Kill one of the officers by using a tank in Young Men’s Work
  • Codex Entry 4 (Women Rise): Collect all Field Manuals in Young Men’s Work

Mission 3

  • Codex Entry 1 (Desert Cars): Destroy the three vehicles while undetected in Hear the Desert
  • Codex Entry 2 (Planes Above the Sand): Keep at least 2 field guns operational in Hear the Desert
  • Codex Entry 3 (Guerilla Warfare): Collect all Field Manuals in Hear the Desert
  • Codex Entry 4 (Arab Revolt): Complete Nothing is Written
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