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was just reading a random page on lexicanum and stumbled on to some that made me chuckle to myself.


'Aun'taniel was a Tau Ethereal on the Tau colony of Ka'mais. When Hive Fleet Gorgon attacked Ka'mais in 075902.M41, an unexpected Necron fleet emerged from Ka'kais' dead moon and set about destroying the now outnumbered Tyranid ships. A day of celebration was declared on Ka'mais and Aun'taniel greeted the Necrons with great ceremony as they landed. Despite the welcome, the Necrons quickly slayed Aun'taniel and went on to harvest the planet.'


i can just picture him thanking the necron lord for the save but then telling him he'd better join the greater good or else, then proceeds to get disintergrated for his cheek. haha noob :D
 

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This is one of the little excerpts that convince me that the ethereals are not the eldar, trying to cultivate the race, despite the similarities.

An eldar would never mistake a necron as "freindly"
 

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The map is showing Tyranid fleets moving carefully round what looks like a dyson sphere, and it's commonly presumed that's the Outsider's prison- Tyranids don't target some tomb worlds but usually only because those worlds are dead ones as well. If the 'nids didn't go any where near any tomb world then a lot more planets in the Imperium would be safe from attack than are.
 

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Tombworlds are generally completely dead, theres no reason to ever go near one if your a nid.

Tau are trying to cultivate successful relations with most factions, if anything it will make them successful in the future, plus if you have never met a necron how would you know they were homocidal maniacs?

Their 1st encounter with the imperium ended much the same way, then they won the damocles gulf crusade.
 

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Ah Tau...Noobs of the Galexy
 
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