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The T’au Need a New Transport

As the 9th edition meta continues to evolve, we T’au players have very few reasons to be cheerful. We knew from the beginning of the edition that the T’au were going to have a tough time until the release of the codex, but I don’t know if many player’s would have predicted just how difficult […]

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What Do the IA Updates Mean for the T’au?

Over the past couple of weeks, I’ve discussed some of the updated T’au units from the new Imperial Armour book. This week, I’m going to talk more generally about the faction. Do the updates in IA tell us anything about the 9th edition T’au codex? (more…)

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Imperial Armour: XV9 Hazard Battlesuits

This week I’m going to continue with the updated T’au units from the latest Imperial Armour book. (more…)

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Imperial Armour: What’s New for the T’au?

Well, the opening of this video from Invasive Wargaming pretty much sums it up. Pour one out for the T’au. Fs in the chat. (more…)

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How Should Markerlights Work in 9th?

In my article last week, I discussed the problems with the Markerlight system. I focused on the challenge of getting five Markerlights on a target and the different options that T’au players have when it comes to this issue. This week, I’m going to discuss how the system itself could change. There is, of course, […]

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What’s Wrong with Markerlights?

All competitive T’au players know that the Markerlight system is broken at the moment. (more…)

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T’au Tactics: Core and Master of War

Over the past couple of weeks, we’ve heard a lot about the changes to army composition and aura availability with the inclusion of the Core keyword. Simply put, some auras and abilities only work on units with the Core keyword. (more…)

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Can the T’au Deal with the New Marines?

It’s been a great weekend for 40k. Not only do we have the pre-order of the 9th edition Space Marines and Necrons codex books, but we’re also spoiled with variety of articles and videos discussing the new content and what it means for 9th edition. (more…)

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Should the T’au Have a Strong Assault Unit?

Over the past few weeks, I’ve been exploring the problems that the T’au Empire has in 9th edition. There’s a lot to go into, which means that by necessity my articles can’t cover everything that I’d like to discuss on the topic. (more…)

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Diagnosing the T’au’s Problems in 9th

In this week’s article I’m going to riff on an excellent Goonhammer article on the subject of a tier list in the current 9th edition meta. As usual with Goonhammer, the article itself is great, so I’d certainly recommend giving it a read if you haven’t already. (more…)

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