Publisher Paradox Interactive and developer Harebrained Schemes announce a
release window for BATTLETECH
, saying the mech game will lumber onto Windows and
macOS April. Pre-purchases are now underway on the
, and they
celebrate the news with
. All the details can be found in
In the first of a three-part video series, Jordan Weisman
(creator of BattleTech), Mitch Gitelman (Studio Manager) and Mike McCain (Game
Director) detail BATTLETECH’s unique combat system and the tactical challenges
players will face commanding building-sized war machines on the battlefield.
There’s also a fair amount of ‘Mech-punching, naturally.
“BATTLETECH has been a passion project for our team and for the fans who helped
to make it a reality. We have done our very best to deliver a tactical `Mech
experience that will delight long-time fans and excite new players who have yet
to enter the MechWarrior universe.” said Jordan Weisman, CEO of Harebrained
Schemes and creator of the original board game and BATTLETECH universe.”We know
players are anxious to get their hands on the final game, and HBS joins Paradox
in our excitement to deliver this April.”
The year is 3025 and the galaxy is trapped in a cycle of perpetual war, fought
by noble houses with enormous, mechanized combat vehicles called BattleMechs.
From their starfaring base of operations the player commands a mercenary outfit
of `Mechs and the MechWarriors who pilot them, struggling to stay afloat as they
are drawn into a brutal interstellar civil war.
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