Battletech

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Oct 28th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has posted up their November and December street dates list for various BattleTech and Shadowrun products. Source...
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Aug 27th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has posted up their release dates for the rest of August and into September. There’s quite a lot these guys have headed your way very soon. Source...
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Jun 29th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs is taking orders for their Alpha Strike companion book over on their website. Source From the post: Alpha Strike Companion adds legions of new rules and expanded options for BattleTech: Alpha Strike, the miniatures war game. With this expansion, players will unlock new tactical abi...
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Jun 27th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs is showing off the table of contents for their Alpha Strike Companion. Go check out what’ll be inside the book. Source From the post: I’ve seen a fair bit of discussion about what exactly will be in the Alpha Strike Companion. Well, the book was uploaded to the printer this w...
By Polar_Bear
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Jun 3rd, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs got some more reprints of their BattleTech introductory box sets in stock. They’ve also made new Lance packs to help you break into the game. Source From the post: Following on that success, Catalyst Game Labs, as part of BattleTech’s 30th anniversary, is pleased to announce ...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
May 6th, 2014
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Battle Foam keeps your Timber Wolves, Atlases and Jupiters safe during transport with the release of new foam trays specifically designed for BattleTech. Source...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 28th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has released their new and improved Battletech box sets to the world. Run (don’t walk) to your local gaming store and get your copy. Source From the announcement: Strap yourself into the ultimate suit of armor: the BattleMech. Thirty feet tall and weighing up to a hundred ton...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 2nd, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has started taking orders for a new introductory box set for BattleTech. They’ve got a special deal going on for people who put their name on the list, too. Source From the announcement: The reprint of the BattleTech Introductory Box Set has finally hit the US port and so we’...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 1st, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs has some new BattleTech PDFs available to order over in their webshop. Source From them to you: Historical: Wars of the Republic Era describes the border conflicts that inevitably erupted in the decades after the Word of Blake Jihad. Covering the largest of these conflicts in parti...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 22nd, 2014
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WarGameGuru takes a look at trio of mechs from Ironwind Metals and gives you their thoughts on the subject. Source From the review: I was itching to get my hands on some newer mech models from Iron Wind Metals for some time now. With so many to choose from it was really tough to come […]...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 17th, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs is running an Open Beta for the Alpha Strike point value system. Go make sure all those mechs are properly balanced. Source From the announcement: Alpha Strike is a new, fast-playing form of the BattleTech game of futuristic, armored combat. Developed for the modern tabletop miniat...
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Feb 5th, 2014
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Army Builder, the popular army-creations program, has been updated with BattleTech: Alpha Strike information. Go and get your update now. Source From the announcement: Alpha Strike is a new, fast-playing form of the BattleTech game of futuristic, armored combat. Developed for the modern tabletop mini...
By Polar_Bear
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Jan 23rd, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs is showing off the box contents for the upcoming BattleTech Intro Box. No release date set yet, but soon. Source From the article: I got in the following photos last week to approve…then promptly got really sick. As I dig my way out of that, sharing them. The photos came in a [&hel...
By Polar_Bear
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Dec 7th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs has a pair of products dropping on the 18th of December. They’ve got the new Shadowrun DM screen as well as the Total Warfare sourcebook for BattleTech. Source From the announcement: Every shadowrunner knows the value of good information. The right fact, the perfect piece of ...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 27th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs lets you know when you can get your gamer hands on their latest releases for all of their game lines. See what’s coming out and when with this update. From the announcement: The following products have a Street Date of SEPTEMBER 11TH, 2013: Shadowrun, Fifth Edition [Limited E...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Aug 26th, 2013
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Wargamers Consortium posted up more coverage from GenCon 2013 with an interview with Catalyst Game Labs about Battletech. From the interview: We sauntered over to the Catalyst Game Labs booth to see what all the hype is about for the new Alpha Strike rule for Battletech. Very cool stuff! Check it!...
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Jul 30th, 2013
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Play Unplugged has another one of their Grammy-award-winning reviews up. This one’s for the Battletech: Alpha Strike rules, new from Catalyst Game Labs. From the review: Play Unplugged’s veteran MechWarrior Scott Pyle jumps back in the cockpit to review Alpha Strike, a Classic Battletech ...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 30th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs released both their Alpha Strike and 3145 Lyran Commonwealth .pdfs over on their website. Go check ‘em out. From the release: Alpha Strike is a new, fast-playing form of the BattleTech game of futuristic, armored combat. Developed for the modern tabletop miniatures wargamer, ...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 28th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs has posted another preview of the Battletech Alpha Strike book. From the preview: For centuries, the armies of the Great Houses have fought to reclaim the glory of the fallen Star League, sending regiments of their elite MechWarriors into battle across hundreds of worlds as humanit...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 23rd, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs lets you see what’s coming in BattleTech: Alpha Strike with a preview .pdf. From the post: Alpha Strike is a new, fast-playing form of the BattleTech game of futuristic, armored combat. Developed for the modern tabletop miniatures wargamer, this book brings players the abilit...
By Polar_Bear
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Jun 20th, 2013
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Battletech, from Catalyst Game Labs, has their Free RPG Day Quick Start Rules pdf available online for free to download. From the announcement: Miss out on the chance to grab this years’ Free RPG Day A Time of War QSR? Don’t worry…here’s your chance to nab your free copy of the PDF....
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Jun 7th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs lets you know what’s going to be in the new BattleTech Alpha Strike rulebook with a peek at the Table of Contents. From the announcement: Herb and his great crew continue to pound on Alpha Strike to get it ready for heading to the printer in the near future. In the meantime, ...
By Polar_Bear
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Jun 4th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs released a new Technical Readout for Battletech. This one’s the 3145 Federated Suns. From the release: Technical Readout: 3145 Federated Suns introduces the wave of new battle armor, vehicle, ‘Mech, and aerospace units appearing across the Inner Sphere in the Dark Age era. Fe...
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May 26th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs has some more Battletech goodness available with some new .pdfs available on their website. From the website: The great experiment that was the Republic of the Sphere has failed. Withdrawn behind the Fortress walls, the once-great power has become a silent, opaque remnant of its fo...
By Polar_Bear
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May 21st, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs has updated and started to reprint the Battletech Introductory box set. From the update: Many of you have noticed that the Introductory Box Set is hard to find and that’s because it’s currently out of stock. While the previous printing of the box set was almost univerally lauded as...
By Polar_Bear
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May 20th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs has several new .pdfs available for their Battletech line. From the website: The great experiment that was the Republic of the Sphere has failed. Withdrawn behind the Fortress walls, the once-great power has become a silent, opaque remnant of its former glory. Without its influence...
By Polar_Bear
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May 3rd, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs has a preview up of their upcoming Alpha Strike rulebook for the Battletech Tabletop miniatures game. From the preview: When we published Strategic Operations several years ago, a lot of people instantly fell in love with what is really a pretty small part of the book…the Quick-Str...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 7th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs has some more Battletech readout manuals available in .pdf over on their website. From the website: The great experiment that was the Republic of the Sphere has failed. Withdrawn behind the Fortress walls, the once-great power has become a silent, opaque remnant of its former glory...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 1st, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs has another new Experimental Tech Readout for Battletech available. This one’s a little different than most, taking us all the way back to 1945. From the release: Long before mankind reached out for the stars, the nations of Terra waged generations of war against one another....
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Feb 14th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs has some more Battletech .pdfs available for your perusal, as well as pre-print order if you’d like. From the update: Historical: Liberation of Terra, Volume 2 describes the final years of the civil war that ultimately brought about the end of the first Star League. Covering ...
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Feb 1st, 2013
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Iron Wind Metals launched their Kickstarter project to fund a 9 new BattleTech Word of Black Spectral LAM minis. From the project: Pewter Waneta, Yurei and Pwwka Spectral LAM mechs in ground, hybrid and air modes from Iron Wind Metals – designed by Stephen Huda...
By Polar_Bear
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Jan 18th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs has some new Battletech Technical Readout books available on their website. From the release: MechWarriors receive all the glory; aerospace fighters are a close second; vehicles are considered the workhorses of any military; infantry are even given their day in the sun in the minds...
By Polar_Bear
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Dec 14th, 2012
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Catalyst Game Labs posted up their December releases for both Shadowrun and Battletech....
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Nov 28th, 2012
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Battletech has some more resources available to all you mech-heads out there. Some new and for pre-order, some old and available for the first time via epublishing. From the announcement: Interstellar Expeditions: Interstellar Players 3 describes the organization and efforts of Interstellar Expeditio...
By Polar_Bear
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Nov 8th, 2012
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Catalyst Game Labs released several new .pdfs for Battletech. From the release: Experimental Tech Readout: Primitives, Volume 3 samples more of the early technology designs that dominated the universe of BattleTech during the pre-Star League Age of War period. Each design featured in this book demons...