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2Q22 Dataslate Faction Focus: Richard Siegler Talks T’au Empire

Games Workshop dropped its Q2 Balance Dataslate for 40k in mid-April, dramatically changing a number of key factions. Astra Militarum, Marines and Sisters were buffed, Harlequins, T’au, and Custodes were nerfed, and some key game rules were changed. Now...

Adeptican’t: The Heart of the Hurricane

Like most people, most years, I also did not go to Adepticon last weekend. Instead, I took part in a Crusade-based Narrative campaign, which is a nicer way of saying I didn't leave the house for two days. You don’t...

Hammer of Math: Crisis Battlesuit Weapons

This week's Hammer of Math takes a look at the myriad of options that are available for T'au Crisis Battlesuits, and how the escalating cost for repeating the same weapon could change how players configure these units. Crisis Battlesuits, along...

Model Review: Darkstrider

The new Codex: T'au Empire gave us more than just a new book - along side the release GW also released a new plastic model for Darkstrider. We've already mentioned the unit's datasheet in our review, but today we're...

War Zone Nachmund Faction Focus: T’au Empire

The first competitive season for 40k has arrived, with War Zone: Nachmund giving us new points, missions, secondary objectives, and rules to contemplate. These rules represent a major shake-up for competitive 40k and to help you make sense of...

Ruleshammer 40k: T’au Empire

Welcome Ruleshammer readers and T'au enthusiasts to Ruleshammer 40k: Tau! This article will server as a hub for all rules issues that need addressing for the Greater Good. Read on for Tau rules, click the banner below to read...

Codex T’au Empire: The Crusade Rules Review

The T’au Empire. A fun place to visit, but you wouldn’t want to live there. Or be allowed to live there, except in serfdom. Or for long, since you'd be shoved between the Orks and the Railguns. With a...

I Will Play All Of My Games Under A Hood, To Hide My Shame From God

Well, well, well. Here we go again. Am I going to do this every time one of my armies is updated? Reader, I am. My previous reign of terror was short-lived, to the point of never technically materializing, and I...

Hammer of Math: T’au Big Guns

This week's Hammer of Math takes a look at the newly released Codex: T'au Empire and the impact of the heavy hitters. I like big guns. I cannot lie. Other players may deny the appeal of a giant anime-scale murder...

Codex T’au Empire – 9th Edition: The Goonhammer Review

Do you like robots? Specifically, do you like anime robots? Do you long for a playstyle featuring high-tech aliens whose armies have developed a method of war just a little more advanced than “shove screaming roided-up teenagers out of...