Here's a list of just some of the awesome blogs and hobby refereces you will find around the web
Matt Shadowlord shares his insights introducing new players to Epic and gives some insight into the basic dynamics
If you need to grab the rule book and latest official army lists grab the web or PDF versions from the link below, everything you need is under the 'tournament pack' link
Tactical Command - The Mos Eisley Cantina of the epic forum world
Epic Armageddon Australia - A large group of Australian hobby enthusiasts on Facebook
Epic Au - The best place to go for Epic 30K (heresy) era discussion, rules and updates
Wargamer AU - A forum that deals with a huge range of systems but has a lively epic community
A fantastic army builder for Epic 40k
Another fantastic army builder for Epic 40k
An amazingly creative hobbyist who share's some ideas on how to scratch build some iconic chaos minis including a Deathwheel, Obliterators and Chaos Defilers.
PFE100 - The biggest depository of Epic battle reports you will ever find
Onyx Workshop - A great hobby blog from a seriously active gamer and modeller
Hordes Of Things - Good general gaming blog with heaps of battle reports
Germana - Epic Miniatures
Some truly outstanding armies and a few concise army building sections - definately worth a visit whether you are primarily gamer or a modeller.
Very similar to Germana just for different armies - some amazing paint work and well written strategy and constuction articles.
The Epic Lounge
Hasn't been updated for a while but includes some nice articles and an amazing array of beautiful armies to check out, also has some impressive terrain concepts.
Agis of Miniatures
More for the modellers than the strategists but a huge array of minis and modelling ideas