Statistics

Hammer of Math: T’au Codex Inquiries

We take a look at some of the math around detachments in the new T'au Codex, and look at the fusion blasters on suforge suit units.

Diving into Age of Sigmar Stats – Building a Grand Strategy Baseline

Diving into Age of Sigmar Stats - We take a deep dive into Tabletop Battles game data to look at Grand Strategies - how they're scored and how we can develop a baseline for evaluating them.

Hammer of Math: Favoured of Khorne Changes

We look at the changes to the World Eaters' Favoured of Khorne Enhancement from the Q1 dataslate and how it impacts the chances of getting Angron back during a game.

CYRAC: Kill Team Stats Show July 2023 to January 2024

John Reese of the "Can You Roll a Crit?" podcast is partnering with the Goonhammer team. If you haven't seen the show, it's well worth your time to check it out. This week the podcast features an in-depth look at global tournament stats.

The Pre-Dataslate State of the 40k Meta (January, 2024)

With the next 40k balance update looming, we take a look at the current state of the meta after LVO and what needs to change this time around.

Hammer of Math: Necrons Deep Dive

This week's Hammer of Math addresses some specific questions that have popped up from the Goonhammer Brain Trust regarding Necrons. While the article from last year covered things from a generalist perspective, our resident experts here at Goonhammer have done...

Hammer of Math: In Which We Mathematically Prove the Repulsor Executioner Might Not Suck

This week's Hammer of Math establishes what might possibly an annual tradition by looking at the Repulsor Executioner in the context of 10th Edition. It's amazing how much of a difference a year can make. A year ago Space Marines...

Hammer of Math: Codex Space Marines Detachment Effects

This week's Hammer of Math looks at the effects of the detachment wide rules available in the new Space Marines Codex. The release of the new Space Marine codex reinforces the theme we first saw in the Tyranid book, with...

Hammer of Math: Death Guard (10th Edition)

We take a look at the math behind several of the key abilities of the Death Guard, including their new Contagions.

Hammer of Math: Thousand Sons Kindred Sorcery

This week's Hammer of Math looks at the effects and synergies of the Kindred Sorcery detachment rule for Thousand Sons Cults of Magic in Warhammer 40k.  I don't envy the folks who write rules at Games Workshop. There's a lot...