New Tau 1850 Army - Trial

Tau Trial List (1850pts)

Fortifications (Fortification) Selections:

Fortification (100pts)

  • Aegis Defense Line (100pts)


    Gun emplacement with quad-gun (50pts)

Tau Empire 6th Ed (2013) (Primary Detachment) Selections:

HQ (279pts)

  • Cadre Fireblade (60pts)


    Independent Character, Split Fire, Supporting Fire, Volley Fire

    Markerlight, Photon grenades, Pulse rifle

  • Commander (219pts)


    Independent Character, Supporting Fire, Very Bulky

    Command and Control Node (15pts), Crisis battlesuit, Drone controller (8pts), 2x Flamer (10pts), Multi-spectrum Sensor Suite (20pts), Neuroweb System Jammer (2pts), Puretide Engram Neurochip (15pts), Stimulant injector (15pts), XV8-02 Crisis ‘Iridium’ Battlesuit (25pts)

    • 2x Shield Drone (24pts)


      2x Shield generator

Elites (655pts)

  • XV104 Riptide (243pts)


    Nova Reactor, Supporting Fire

    Advanced targeting system (3pts), Early warning override (5pts), Ion accelerator (5pts), Riptide battlesuit, Riptide Shield Generator, Twin-linked fusion blaster

    • 2x Shielded Missile Drone (50pts)


      2x Missile pod, 2x Shield generator

  • XV104 Riptide (238pts)


    Nova Reactor, Supporting Fire

    Advanced targeting system (3pts), Early warning override (5pts), Heavy burst cannon, Riptide battlesuit, Riptide Shield Generator, Twin-linked fusion blaster

    • 2x Shielded Missile Drone (50pts)


      2x Missile pod, 2x Shield generator

  • XV8 Crisis Team (174pts)


    Supporting Fire, Very Bulky

    Bonding Knife Ritual (3pts) (Bonding Knife Ritual)

    • Crisis Shas’ui (57pts)


      Crisis battlesuit, Missile pod (15pts), Twin-linked fusion blaster (20pts)

    • Crisis Shas’ui (57pts)


      Crisis battlesuit, Missile pod (15pts), Twin-linked fusion blaster (20pts)

    • Crisis Shas’ui (57pts)


      Crisis battlesuit, Missile pod (15pts), Twin-linked fusion blaster (20pts)

Troops (324pts)

  • Fire Warrior Team (81pts)


    Supporting Fire

    9x Fire Warrior Shas’la with pulse rifle (81pts), Photon grenades

  • Fire Warrior Team (81pts)


    Supporting Fire

    9x Fire Warrior Shas’la with pulse rifle (81pts), Photon grenades

  • Fire Warrior Team (81pts)


    Supporting Fire

    9x Fire Warrior Shas’la with pulse rifle (81pts), Photon grenades

  • Fire Warrior Team (81pts)


    Supporting Fire

    9x Fire Warrior Shas’la with pulse rifle (81pts), Photon grenades

Fast Attack (195pts)

  • Pathfinder Team (65pts)


    Scouts, Supporting Fire

    Photon grenades

    • 4x Pathfinder Shas’la (44pts)


      4x Pulse carbine with Markerlight

    • Pathfinder Shas’la (ion) (21pts)


      Ion rifle

  • Pathfinder Team (65pts)


    Scouts, Supporting Fire

    Photon grenades

    • 4x Pathfinder Shas’la (44pts)


      4x Pulse carbine with Markerlight

    • Pathfinder Shas’la (ion) (21pts)


      Ion rifle

  • Pathfinder Team (65pts)


    Scouts, Supporting Fire

    Photon grenades

    • 4x Pathfinder Shas’la (44pts)


      4x Pulse carbine with Markerlight

    • Pathfinder Shas’la (ion) (21pts)


      Ion rifle

Heavy Support (297pts)

  • XV88 Broadside Team (297pts)


    Extremely Bulky, Supporting Fire

    • Broadside Shas’ui (75pts)


      Broadside battlesuit, Early warning override (5pts), Twin-linked heavy rail rifle, Twin-linked plasma rifle (5pts)

    • Broadside Shas’ui (75pts)


      Broadside battlesuit, Early warning override (5pts), Twin-linked heavy rail rifle, Twin-linked plasma rifle (5pts)

    • Broadside Shas’ui (75pts)


      Broadside battlesuit, Early warning override (5pts), Twin-linked heavy rail rifle, Twin-linked plasma rifle (5pts)

    • 6x Missile Drone (72pts)


      6x Missile pod

Profile Summary:

  • NameUnit TypeWSBSSTWIALDSavePgReference
    Broadside Shas’uiInfantry235422282+Codex: Tau Empire p42
    Cadre FirebladeInfantry (Character)45333394+Codex: Tau Empire p36
    Commander (XV8-02 Crisis ‘Iridium’ Battlesuit)Jet Pack Infantry (Character)4555434102+Codex: Tau Empire p34
    Crisis Shas’uiJet Pack Infantry235422283+Codex: Tau Empire p41
    Fire WarriorInfantry233312174+Codex: Tau Empire p37
    Missile DroneJet Pack Infantry (Drone)223414174+Codex: Tau Empire p33
    PathfinderInfantry233312175+Codex: Tau Empire p38
    Riptide Shas’vreJet Pack Monstrous Creature236652392+/5++Codex: Tau Empire p45
    Shield DroneJet Pack Infantry (Drone)223414174+/4++Codex: Tau Empire p33
    Shielded Missile DroneJet Pack Infantry (Drone)224614174+/4++Codex: Tau Empire p45
  • NameDescriptionPgReference
    Advanced Targeting SystemTo Hit rolls of a 6 in Shooting phase are Precision Shots. Characters make Precision Shots on 5 or 6.Codex: Tau Empire p68
    Blacksun FilterNight Vision and immune to Blind.Codex: Tau Empire p68
    Broadside battlesuitComes equipped with multi-tracker and blacksun filter.Codex: Tau Empire p70
    Command and Control NodeIf this model does not shoot in the Shooting phase, all shooting attacks made by other models in his unit re-roll failed To Hit rolls that phase. This cannot be used when firing Overwatch, but can be used at the same time as a Multi-spectrum Sensor Suite.Codex: Tau Empire p64
    Crisis battlesuitComes equipped with multi-tracker and blacksun filter.Codex: Tau Empire p70
    Drone ControllerDrones in the unit use the bearer’s BS.Codex: Tau Empire p68
    Early Warning OverrideInterceptor.Codex: Tau Empire p68
    Multi-spectrum Sensor SuiteIf this model does not shoot in the Shooting phase, all shooting attacks made by other models in his unit have Ignores Cover this phase. This cannot be used when firing Overwatch, but can be used at the same time as a Command and Control Node.Codex: Tau Empire p73
    Multi-TrackerFire an extra weapon each Shooting phase.Codex: Tau Empire p69
    Neuroweb System JammerA the start of each enemy Shootin phase, this model can target a single enemy unit in 12". All shooting weapons in the target unit have Gets Hot that phase.Codex: Tau Empire p73
    Photon grenadesDefensive grenades, Wh40k rulebook pg62Codex: Tau Empire p68
    Puretide Engram NeurochipAt the start of zour Movement phase, choose a special ruleĊ Counter-attack, Furious Charge, Monster Hunter, Stubborn or Tank Hunters. This model has that rule until his next Movement phase.Codex: Tau Empire p73
    Riptide battlesuitComes equipped with multi-tracker and blacksun filter.Codex: Tau Empire p70
    Riptide Shield Generator5+ invulnerable save.Codex: Tau Empire p69
    Shield Generator4+ invulnerable save.Codex: Tau Empire p69
    Stimulant InjectorFeel No Pain.Codex: Tau Empire p69
    XV8-02 Crisis ‘Iridium’ Battlesuit1 Toughness and 2 Armour Save.Codex: Tau Empire p73
  • NameRangeStrengthAPTypePgReference
    FlamerTemplate45Assault 1Wh40k rulebook p56
    Fusion blaster18"81Assault 1, MeltaCodex: Tau Empire p65
    Heavy burst cannon (Nova)36"64Heavy 12, Gets Hot, Rending, Nova-chargeCodex: Tau Empire p65
    Heavy burst cannon (std)36"64Heavy 8Codex: Tau Empire p65
    Heavy rail rifle60"81Heavy 1Codex: Tau Empire p66
    Ion accelerator (Nova)72"92Ordnance 1, Gets Hot, Large Blast, Nova-chargeCodex: Tau Empire p66
    Ion accelerator (ovrchrg)72"82Heavy 1, Gets Hot, Large BlastCodex: Tau Empire p66
    Ion accelerator (std)72"72Heavy 3Codex: Tau Empire p66
    Ion rifle (ovrchrg)30"84Heavy 1, Blast, Gets HotCodex: Tau Empire p66
    Ion rifle (std)30"74Rapid FireCodex: Tau Empire p66
    Markerlight36"--Heavy 1, Target AcquiredCodex: Tau Empire p68
    Missile pod36"74Assault 2Codex: Tau Empire p66
    Plasma rifle24"62Rapid FireCodex: Tau Empire p66
    Pulse carbine18"55Assault 2, PinningCodex: Tau Empire p66
    Pulse rifle30"55Rapid FireCodex: Tau Empire p66
    Quad-gun4874Heavy 4, Interceptor, Twin-linked, Skyfire

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