Master Archon Guest; 1000 point Tau Army List « on: July 14, 2002, 11:53:18 AM » Here is a 1000 point force that I have been working on. That gives me 90 points to work with, which gets me a couple Rail Rifles on the Pathfinders with plenty of points to spare. I'm leaning towards using an Ethereal to hand out the reroll effect and then Markerlights to get the +1 to hit on whatever the Commander and/or Ghostkeel are going after. Fire Warrior Shas'ui: Markerlight, Pulse blaster, Strike Team [2 PL, 38pts]. Admittedly he'll probably die pretty fast if he's out in front without some shield drones nearby, especially with no invuln save. From here we embark on our fifth expansion. Comments very welcome. Joueur : Manwe (liste tampon, au cas où)Faction : TauPoints : 997PC : 7 (3+5-1), ++ Battalion Detachment +5CP (T'au Empire) [43 PL, 853pts] ++Puretide Engram Neurochip, + HQ +Cadre Fireblade [2 PL, 42pts]: Markerlight, Commander in XV86 Coldstar Battlesuit [8 PL, 174pts]: 4x Fusion blaster. Hey everyone, I've played three games of 40k and have lost all of them spectacularly! Tau 1000 points zen. Probably be better to invest in another team of fire warriors with the buffs from the Ethereal and cadre fireblade to boost them. Log In Sign Up. Use of these names, logos, and brands does not imply endorsement. With 36" range I probably don't need to worry about them getting shot off the map quickly. Couldn't quite make room for another Commander (but edits aren't done yet, so who knows) but I did give my Pathfinders Ion Rifles to help out. Richard Siegler’s Sample Lists . I'm tweaking the list and I've dropped the Outrider detachment and moved most of it to the Battalion. Having drones deep strike along with Coldstar improves survivability, but they can't keep up with the 20inch movement. Handing better guns to my Pathfinders does seem like a better use of points than having redundant range buffs. [1750 points] Western Enclave [Compétitif] Par Azok. I've done some research and I've drafted this up. Sujet: [Liste] Tau 1000 points Ven 28 Juin - 11:18 Hello, Alors l’objectif est de sortir une liste Tau à 1000 point intéressante à jouer et à affronter en milieu plutôt amical que dur To reach their full potential, use full units of three models. Labels: Army List, R'Alai, Skyler, Tactics, Tournament. My usual opponents are Necrons or Imperial Guard (the Guard player focuses very heavily on infantry). To be fair you have to have a very high IQ to use Dal'yth the Commander will have a hard time staying behind a screen if he's taking advantage of that mobility, unless he moves from my deployment zone to join up with the rest of the Vanguard (we use beta rules in my group). Something else capable of dealing with vehicles. All company, product and service names used in this website are for identification purposes only. Speaking of which, there's no point of taking the drone controller on the Ghostkeel because the stealth drones can't shoot, take target lock so that the ghostkeel can move and fire it's fusion collider at BS4+ instead of BS5+. Select Post; Deselect Post; Link to Post; Member. Hellskullz; Apr 18, 2019; 0 862 Apr 18, 2019. by Hellskullz. Drone Controller doesn't care what the drones were attached to initially, so the gun drones can get the bonus if they're close to the Ghostkeel. I only have one, though (Dynamic Mirror Field). Galahad; Jun 10, 2009; 2 4K Jun 18, 2009. by Galahad. 10x Pathfinder: 10x Markerlight, Tactical Drones [6 PL, 120pts]: 12x MV4 Shield Drone, ++ Auxiliary Support Detachment -1CP (T'au Empire) [7 PL, 144pts] ++, + HQ +Commander in XV8 Crisis Battlesuit [7 PL, 144pts]: 4x Cyclic ion blaster, Created with BattleScribe (, © MiniHeadQuarters - A question, a suggestion? My thought was that this way my opponent would have to kill multiple drones to take away my range bonus but now that I think about it, if they're close enough to do that the drone isn't a big deal anymore. Close • Posted by 1 hour ago. This is a very quick summary of a small tourney I attended this past weekend. 1000 point list out of the Seraphon starter box. Stealth Shas'ui w/ Burst Cannon: Burst cannon, XV95 Ghostkeel Battlesuit [10 PL, 184pts]: 2x Fusion blaster, Drone controller, Fusion collider, 2x MV5 Stealth Drone, Tactical Drones [2 PL, 48pts]: 4x MV1 Gun Drone, ++ Outrider Detachment +1CP (T'au Empire) [14 PL, 186pts] ++, Cadre Fireblade [2 PL, 42pts]: Markerlight, Pathfinder Team [4 PL, 48pts]: MV31 Pulse Accelerator Drone. Ill get to it and post it up then talk about a few issues I'm having with it. The Pathfinders will mostly hang back and apply Markerlights from cover. 2 years ago. Technically not a concern, but our group usually follows matched play rules. Cookies help us deliver our Services. by HV911Apophus. Well, from my initial glance, if you really wanted to take gun drones on your stealth team, it could be worth it to drone controller for improved firepower. Dave, my Tau wielding friend, hasn’t played 8th much and hasn’t got the Tau Codex. Posted by. Good point on the PA Drones. So I’m slowly reintroducing him and his blue fishy friends back into the game. 4x Fire Warrior w/ Pulse Rifle, Strike Team [2 PL, 38pts] . Help with a 1000 Point list. Faction: T'au Empire: Points: 1000 Name: Semi-competitive: Game system: Warhammer 40k 8th edition: Score: 0: User: Manwe: Country: Linked tournaments : Waaagh tournament 40K - 1000 points n12; Army list details. Though it may be worth spending a CP to get the Puretide Neurochip on my warlord, odds are good it would turn into a net gain in command points. For 6th edition, my goal is to run an infantry army with the focus of manipulating range and maintaining ranged superiority. View 1,000 point Imperial Guard list here. I've never used a Coldstar, so I tend to assume I'll be all over the place with it. I'm looking at ways to fit an XV8/XV85 with four CIBs, now that I'm looking at them. Buy one model when you feel the need, probably after you've reached the 1000 point range. Previous Thread; Next Thread; Please make a selection first; new « Prev; 1; Next » Ymmot (M.I.A) WARLORD King of the Rocketmen! 1000 point Tau list. They're all using Assault weapons (and one Heavy) so Bork'an is pretty useless, they have a high volume of fire so Sa'Cea doesn't give me much value, and I don't want to be close enough to use Farsight's tenet. Truth be told I'm just not entirely sure which Sept to use for the sneaky boi squad. Modifiée il y a 9 min. Better overwatch would be good. User account menu. T'au 2000 Par Fanchouille. Select Post; Deselect Post; Link to Post; Member. I might also drop the Vanguard detachment, move two squads Pathfinders to the Battalion, and drop the third Pathfinder squad and the Fireblade. I was hoping for some help building a 1000 point list. Give Gift; Back to Top; Post by classified1 on Nov 9, 2018 8:10:54 GMT. I have a friendly match on Sunday against T'au. 4 - You already have firepower - Take shield drone instead of Gun Drone for a better protection of your army! And NO Itemized Points Costs! It'll cost me the Ethereal, the Tactical Drones, and the fourth Strike Team but I think it might actually be worth it. Help with a 1000 Point list. The Stormsurge was going to be integral to any Tau list I made – it’s straight up damage efficiency is strong in terms of anti-infantry potential with the SMS and Cluster Rockets. Army must follow all restrictions for army selection from its own Codex. That would let me keep either the Drones or the Strike Team while still giving me some heavier weapons. Facebook; Twitter; Tumblr; LinkedIn; MySpace; Email; Go to. It's possible to have two signature systems, you just use the stratagem. 13. Greetings people of the internet! I'm not sure you can have two Warlord with a signature system each. With only the Ghostkeel and Commander with dedicated anti-high toughness weapons, l think you should try squeezing in another commander, a broadside or hammerhead. 100 POINT CHECKLIST FOR IDENTIFICATION DOCUMENTS A minimum of 100 points of identification has to be provided with an application. I have to beat these guys. 1000 points list vs Tau Nov 9, 2018 8:10:54 GMT . Posts: 6,427 1000 point Tau list Jun 7, 2009 13:06:35 GMT -5 . 3 - I'd say that 10 Pathfinder is enough for a 1k list. There's also a Forge World XV84 Commander, who can have two CIBs and clocks in at 122 points. For The Emperor! Most of the people in my area use the beta rules. Jack will be using his Dark Eldar so I need to have 1000 point list to complement them. 1 - Just one thing - if you were thinking about Matched Play, remember that you are allowed only 2 Detachment in a 1k pts, and I see you got 3. Modifiée il y a 11 h. [2000 points] Borkan Par Dirvotjeff. In the 4th edition codex, the Hunter-Killer Missile cost a mere 5 points. Thanks for the help in advance! Tau Army Lists. I'm looking to get into the hobby and I'm really interested in starting an Adepta Sororitas army. First 1000 point Tau list, help please :) Hi, this is my first time constructing a tau list, and since my friends usually go with 1,000, thats what i decided to build! Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. I should mention that I've been revising this list here and there so it's changed from what I have posted. T'au and Sa'Cea seem like the only two that I'd want here, and the threat of melee means I'll probably go T'au. Battalions only give 3 extra CPs not 5. 4x Fire Warrior. Close. That said, I'll probably still try this list with the Dal'yth Vanguard just to see what I think of it and see how often the Mirror Field makes itself useful.