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Thoughts on the New Drukhari

We’ve known for a good two or three months now that the next Drukhari codex is just around the corner, and a couple of weeks back we saw the new stat-line for the Kabalite Warrior and the new stat-line for the Splinter Cannon. I don’t play Drukhari, but my most frequent opponent does — check […]

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Improving T’au Drones

In last week’s article I discussed what Games Workshop could do with the Saviour Protocols rule in the 9th edition T’au codex. I talked about how the rule became essential to competitive T’au armies back in 8th edition, arguing that this was bad for T’au players in particular and bad for the game more broadly. […]

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How to Fix Saviour Protocols

The Saviour Protocols rule has long been a key element of competitive T’au builds. Indeed, it’s probably fair to say that SP was the key element of competitive T’au builds. Without this rule, the strong T’au lists that we saw throughout 8th edition simply would not function. (more…)

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Will the T’au be Able to Shoot in Combat?

This weekend players were able to pre-order the new Dark Angels codex supplement. Of course, this means that there’s a pretty good chance that your favourite 40k content creators already have their copy of the codex. (more…)

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T’au Updates: Points Increases and Decreases

In my article a couple of weeks back, I discussed how the change to Mont’ka in the latest update to 9th edition affects the T’au Empire. This was undoubtedly the biggest change to the faction, and I think that it certainly deserved its own article. But in this article, I’m going to discuss some of […]

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Fall Back and Shoot Without the Controversy

In my article last week, I discussed how the changes to the Mont’ka rule will affect the T’au. As we all know, the T’au Empire is one of the worst performing factions at the moment, and anything that improves the faction is a step in the right direction. (more…)

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T’au Updates: the Change to Mont’ka

Games Workshop released a variety of FAQ and errata documents this week, and while there are many significant changes to game to discuss, in this article I’m going to focus on the updates to the T’au Empire. (more…)

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Stand and Shoot

Since the release of 9th edition, I’ve been writing about how the T’au need to change in order to be competitive in the new meta. (more…)

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Three Cheers for GW!

All things considered, this year has been pretty rough. I’ll not win any awards for pointing that out. But, for a variety of reasons, 2021 looks like it’s going to be much, much better. I’ll not win any awards for pointing that out either. (more…)

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Nurgle’s Latest Blessings

This week on the Warhammer Community site, we’ve seen some great previews for the upcoming Death Guard codex. (more…)

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