Warhammer 40K Video Bat Rep Necrons vs Tau


In this battle Steven takes his Tau out on his awesome new, custom terrain vs. Reecius’ Junkticrons on a Blast Zone Mega Mat! Check out our Mega Mat KickStarter! Check out the tactics corner for more videos and articles!


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21 Responses to “Warhammer 40K Video Bat Rep Necrons vs Tau”

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    Callofdoobie December 12, 2013 1:01 am #

    Cool batrep, yeah AV14 works really good against Tau ironically, I really like both of your guys color schemes!

    O.O Dem terrain pieces doe……….

    • Reecius
      Reecius December 12, 2013 3:26 pm #

      Yeah, I think the AV14 vehicles really have a place now in the current meta.

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        Callofdoobie December 12, 2013 4:01 pm #

        With all the Str 7 spam going around, absolutely. Hell even a smash atk from an MC on has about a 50/50 chance to penetrate(as you guys saw).

        • Reecius
          Reecius December 12, 2013 4:04 pm #

          Yup! And it laughs at Wave Seprents, moves troops around and provides mobile LoS blocking cover, which is awesome.

          I just wish he couldn’t be one-shoted and he be a chieftain.

          • Adam
            Adam December 12, 2013 5:41 pm

            Yeah… why do all my single melta shots miss, but everyone elses single shots instantly wreck my Land Raiders?!

          • Reecius
            Reecius December 12, 2013 5:44 pm

            Dude, it was crazy, the Monolith survived WAY longer than he should have!

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    Benn Grimm December 12, 2013 7:48 am #

    Love the terrain pieces, love the Tau player’s(Steve?) attitude, this is the way Tau are meant to be played!) I personally wouldn’t go with 3 riptides, but i always make sure there is plenty of terrain(good for the crisis suits too) makes for a much better, more dynamic game. Another great battle report, cheers guys.)

    • Reecius
      Reecius December 12, 2013 3:56 pm #

      Glad you liked it! And yeah, both the terrain and Steve’s attitude are awesome. He is fun to play, Triptides and all!

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    salamanders4lyfe December 12, 2013 8:16 am #

    Where did Steve get the foam board for his terrain? Hobby lobby type store?

    • Reecius
      Reecius December 12, 2013 3:59 pm #

      You can get it online or at a store like Michaels. It is called Foamcore.

    • Adam
      Adam December 12, 2013 4:12 pm #

      Most decently stocked art supply stores carry foam core.

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    Steve December 12, 2013 8:49 am #

    swap a crisis team MP for fusion and if your going with enclave suits do not deploy like a gun line control the LoS blocking terrian and remind them what life was like before “true line of sight”.

    great looking terrian do you do tutorials?

    • Reecius
      Reecius December 12, 2013 4:00 pm #

      Steve doesn’t hit the forums much, and he doesn’t do tutorials, unfortunately.

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        minos December 16, 2013 6:54 am #

        It’d be great if you could do a feature on the pieces if Steve brings them to the shop when they’re finished.

        • Reecius
          Reecius December 16, 2013 8:32 am #

          He and i will be working on some video tutorials together, soon!

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            Alex December 17, 2013 8:39 pm

            Does he have a blog at all with WIP pics?

          • Reecius
            Reecius December 18, 2013 7:55 am

            He doesn’t even have email! haha

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    jesse morales December 12, 2013 5:46 pm #

    Monolith was sucking guys off eh reece? Lol good batrep mang

    • Reecius
      Reecius December 12, 2013 5:47 pm #

      Left and right! hahaha

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    XinZ December 14, 2013 12:31 am #

    That’s two really beautiful armies playing on amazingly done terrain on a beautiful mat. This was a pleasure to watch.

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