Tau Tactics

The Tau are the new army in the galaxy. Bristling with high tech weaponry the Tau are fast and hard hitting. To use these pages you will need the new 2013 Tau Codex and the Main Warhammer 40k rulebook. If you do not have these yourself, you will need regular access to them. General Tau Tactics There are some tactics that are useful for several different units or need to be considered for the whole army. Good In Low Point Games Became the basic Tau weapon is so good,  you do not need as much heavy support in low point games ( under 1000 points ). This has been highlighted in the latest Kill Team box set where Tau are pitted against Space Marines. Use your Drones The Tau drones are a very useful addition to a unit. You will find that most units can have additional drones attached. In the 2013 Tau Codex the range of drones available have been expanded. Have a look at each type and play with the combinations to find a mix that works for you. The Tau Gun Line The Tau troops have a great standard ranged weapon, but they are very weak when it…

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General 40k Tactics (7th Edition)

In this section we will be looking at the general Warhammer 40k tactics that spans all the Warhammer 40k armies. Mission tactics; Chapter Approved rules; City Fight Tactics; Tactics for Assault Squads, Independent Characters, Deep Strike Troops, Infiltrators, Tanks, and tactics for Fast Attack units can all be found in this section. These are the tactics for the 7th edition of Warhammer 40000. Please follow this link for 8th Edition Warhammer 40000 Tactics. Also see: Warhammer 40000 8th Edition Tactics For those still playing the 7th edition…… Also see: WH40k Sneaky Tactics Also see: WH40k Tank Tactics Also see: WH40k Character Tactics Also see: WH40k Tank Tactics Also see: WH40k Monstrous Creature Tactics Above all – Get the Warhammer 40k Rulebook! If there is one piece of advice it is that you need to have, or have access to the Warhammer 40k  Rulebook. not only do you need access to the Rulebook, but you need to read the rules section, and get very familiar with it. Apart from the main rules, the hard back Warhammer 40k Rulebook also has descriptions on the different armies that you will find in the 40k game. Have a look through the descriptions. Each army…

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Warhammer 40k Introduction

Warhammer 40k Dark Vengeance Box set

Warhammer 40000 (WH40k) is the futuristic version of popular Warhammer science fiction table top wargame. Between the two core Games Workshop games (Age of Sigmar being the other) Warhammer 40k is probably best developed. With WH40k you have rule books and army books ( codexes) that have developed over many years and a huge repository of background material.. In this section we will have a look at the tactics for the Games Workshop Warhammer 40000 table top wargame. Please remember these pages do not replace the game rules. You will need to buy (or have access to) a copy of the Warhammer 40k Rulebook to play the game. The official introduction to the game can be found at http://www.games-workshop.com Uplate! Warhammer 40000 8th edition Comming Imminently! Games Workshop are releasing the 8th edition of the Warhammer 40K rules. This release will be a major change. The changes will be so big that most of the existing tactics will need to be reviewed and re-witten. For the players staying with the (very solid) 7th edition rules, I will be moving these pages to the ‘other wargames’ section. I have written this site aimed at those who have played a couple of times and…

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