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by Yojimbob
Feb 23 2018 03:24
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Upcoming T'au Codex
Replies: 2862
Views: 188211

Re: Upcoming T'au Codex

I don't remember that... There were some Farsight bonuses...? I think? Farsight had a trait that let crisis suits be picked up as troops. PS: Now that I am thinking about it, all of our HQs are named characters with the exception of commanders and ethereals, so with the commander spam "fix&quo...
by Yojimbob
Feb 23 2018 01:32
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rumor Engine Picture Analysis: It's Tau?
Replies: 66
Views: 2930

Re: Rumor Engine Picture Analysis: It's Tau?

Still the rivets on the knight are protruding all across the chassi and the weapons while on the rumour image they are countersunk. I think it resembles Stormsurge weapons the most and that flat circle surely looks like a gyro with a typical t'au-ish notch on the side aswell :) Edit: For whatever r...
by Yojimbob
Feb 22 2018 09:04
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Upcoming T'au Codex
Replies: 2862
Views: 188211

Re: Upcoming T'au Codex

I have trouble believing the 1 commander per detachment rule. It could be a misread by haechi too. Ill also remind people haechis initial reaction was that the dex was poor. Then after reviewing the dex later thought it was great. Even when we have the dex it will probably take us a couple read thr...
by Yojimbob
Feb 21 2018 12:38
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Upcoming T'au Codex
Replies: 2862
Views: 188211

Re: Upcoming T'au Codex

Fairly certain the entire mechanic will remain unchanged. Still heavy 1, still has to hit normal. Zero changes.
by Yojimbob
Feb 21 2018 10:47
Forum: Cadre Building
Topic: Monthly 500pt competition list tweak request
Replies: 11
Views: 145

Re: Monthly 500pt competition list tweak request

There are plenty of marine players. The 1st time there were 2 repulsor tank armies, which I tabled both times. Chaos in any form is what poses the real problems. THe other fun part is we all know how to get around stop overwatch for charging within the rules and as such overwatch rarely happens unl...
by Yojimbob
Feb 21 2018 09:16
Forum: Tau Tactics
Topic: Hammerheads, Broadsides, and Tau Design Features, oh my!
Replies: 40
Views: 1400

Re: Hammerheads, Broadsides, and Tau Design Features, oh my!

I really hope they don't 'fix' our issues with stratagems. I don't like stratagems in general (I think they lead to too many 'Gotcha!' moments because I can't memorise 10+ stratagems for each codex). I'd rather have the guns be good than have to spend some obscure resource (albeit with a points dro...
by Yojimbob
Feb 21 2018 09:07
Forum: Tau Tactics
Topic: Hammerheads, Broadsides, and Tau Design Features, oh my!
Replies: 40
Views: 1400

Re: Hammerheads, Broadsides, and Tau Design Features, oh my!

My biggest gripe about these units is that they are going to be our backfield line, big, heavy hitting, single or double shot railguns. ROF isn't our friend and we are going to pay a lot for the chassis if we want to spam them. I think this will be the edition of the ion for us. Our Ion is going to ...
by Yojimbob
Feb 21 2018 07:52
Forum: Cadre Building
Topic: Monthly 500pt competition list tweak request
Replies: 11
Views: 145

Re: Monthly 500pt competition list tweak request

Looks solid for 500 points. Is this limited to patrol detachment or can we squeeze a battalion into it? I'd go to 3 5 man firewarrior squads with 3 ML and drop the pathfinders for a fireblade. Gets you an extra 3 CP and hides your lights which is a win/win in my book.
by Yojimbob
Feb 21 2018 07:40
Forum: Project Logs
Topic: Vior'la Sept Project Log
Replies: 6
Views: 265

Re: Vior'la Sept Project Log

Yeah, I thought this was a GW paint job. Extremely good job I'd say.
by Yojimbob
Feb 20 2018 02:49
Forum: Tau Tactics
Topic: Stealth suits for dummies
Replies: 46
Views: 1583

Re: Stealth suits for dummies

Just top 15'ed at a GT with it so say what you will I guess... Jesus Christ dude...stop TRYING to be offended. No one is saying it's not a good premise. In fact, every single person on here is saying it is a good premise. The only difference is that we are saying the Stealth Team can effectively do...
by Yojimbob
Feb 20 2018 02:48
Forum: Tau Tactics
Topic: Stealth suits for dummies
Replies: 46
Views: 1583

Re: Stealth suits for dummies

unless you're bringing something slightly questionable like a flamer+dc commander Just top 15'ed at a GT with it so say what you will I guess... Jesus Christ dude...stop TRYING to be offended. No one is saying it's not a good premise. In fact, every single person on here is saying it is a good prem...
by Yojimbob
Feb 20 2018 01:50
Forum: Cadre Building
Topic: Last days of the T'au Index: Experimental Lists
Replies: 6
Views: 374

Re: Last days of the T'au Index: Experimental Lists

Common problem Zano. Generally only have one spoiler section ever work. You're not alone!
by Yojimbob
Feb 20 2018 11:17
Forum: Rules & FAQ
Topic: Flamers and overwatch- not actually that useful?
Replies: 11
Views: 456

Re: Flamers and overwatch- not actually that useful?

I'm talking most deepstriking things because that's REALLY where charges come from. If you're being charged from a threat, like a REAL threat, not gaunts or boyz, you're likely getting it from DS so that's what I assumed for starting with 9".
by Yojimbob
Feb 20 2018 11:15
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: Tau Win Percentage Log
Replies: 104
Views: 4017

Re: Tau Win Percentage Log

Outcome: L Points/PL: 2000 pts Opponent: Aloitoc Eldar Competitive/Casual: Competitive Tournament: Glass City GT Format: 2 relic objectives as primary, secondary is maelstrom cap of 10, tertiary is from a list of first strike, slay the warlord, linebreaker, last laugh, marked for death,etc. picking ...
by Yojimbob
Feb 20 2018 11:10
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: Tau Win Percentage Log
Replies: 104
Views: 4017

Re: Tau Win Percentage Log

Outcome: L Points/PL: 2000 pts Opponent: Adeptus Custodes/Guard Competitive/Casual: Competitive Tournament: Glass City GT Format: 9 terrain pieces are primary 1 pt each; +1 for all 9, secondary is maelstrom cap of 10, tertiary is from a list of first strike, slay the warlord, linebreaker, last laugh...
by Yojimbob
Feb 20 2018 10:39
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: Warhammer Community match
Replies: 9
Views: 542

Re: Warhammer Community match

We can definitely compete with Custards but you really need to have lots of multi wound things to do it, IE commanders with Ion and fusions. You're talking about D3 and D6 damage weapons right? How was your experience with D3 damage weapons? I've found them to be powerful but unreliable- rolling a ...
by Yojimbob
Feb 20 2018 09:00
Forum: Rules & FAQ
Topic: Flamers and overwatch- not actually that useful?
Replies: 11
Views: 456

Re: Flamers and overwatch- not actually that useful?

9" charge is like 27.77%, 10" is 16.66%, 11" is 8.33%, and 12" is 2.77%. Armies that can reroll charges like orcs still have a 49% or something to charge at 9" which isn't great so still shoot them with other stuff and make them feel bad.
by Yojimbob
Feb 20 2018 08:37
Forum: Tau Tactics
Topic: Stealth suits for dummies
Replies: 46
Views: 1583

Re: Stealth suits for dummies

Zanotam wrote:unless you're bringing something slightly questionable like a flamer+dc commander


Just top 15'ed at a GT with it so say what you will I guess...

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