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Battletech Scenario Planning

After another rousing few games of Legendary last night, we’re ready to get back into Battletech!  What follows is a draft of our Scenario Rules that we’re mulling over for next time.   380 more words


Guest Post: The Plan - Part 27: Bending the Rules?

There is a time when you have to decide if a new edition is considered a new game or not. I pose that question since two of the games played this week are new editions of games that I also own the original. 1,100 more words

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Resolute Take 2

After my first experiment with constructing “equivalent” Clan and Inner Sphere Mechs, I was not entirely satisfied with the results.  The more I thought about it, the more I realized that I could probably use Endo-Composite Internal Structure over regular Endosteel in order to free up much needed crit space in the Inner Sphere Mech.   1,059 more words


Rise of the Robots!

Just so you know, I’ve got a whole stack of artwork, writing and clippings of magazine articles from the late 80s and early 90s here in the back room. 214 more words

BattleTech Scenario Building

No pretentious title.

I have been creating BattleTech scenarios for months.  I had a Davion/Kurita campaign where I was tracking results but didn’t really do much with those results.  1,306 more words


Battlemech Design Experimentation - Inner Sphere vs. Clan

In doing all of my recent designs of Battlemechs, I came upon the question:  What would happen if you attempted to make a strict Inner Sphere tech base Mech that was as close to a strict Clan tech base as possible?   805 more words


New Introductory Box Set Mechs

The new Intro Box Set was released a few months back.  The major change to it was an increase in the quality and molding of the included miniatures.   277 more words