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BattleTech: Classic BattleTech RPG


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Get outta yer 'Mech…
…and into the action!

It is the 31st century. Across the vastness of interstellar space, awesome powers vie for supremacy. Amidst this swirl of unending conflict stride BattleMechs, huge robotic weapons of war piloted by elite MechWarriors. Join the action, taking on any one of an endless variety of roles, from spy to smuggler, mercenary to MechWarrior. As a character from the Inner Sphere, the Clans or the Periphery, you will decide the ultimate fate of the galaxy.

Enter the exciting BattleTech universe, stepping outside of your BattleMech and embracing the richness of a vast, detailed science fiction setting. Classic BattleTech RPG contains all the rules and source material players and gamemasters need, including a unique character creation system that generates game abilities and background story at the same time. Time to let your imaginations soar!

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January 22, 2020 12:03 am UTC
I wish Catalyst would sell Mechwarrior 2nd Edition in pdf. It was my favorite as it was easy to introduce to new players.
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Daniel F April 22, 2019 9:16 am UTC
What's the difference between this and Battletech: A Time of War the battletech RPG ( ) ?
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Andrew O July 21, 2019 10:06 pm UTC
Classic Battletech RPG was the edition that came just before Battletech: Time of War RPG. CBRPG was published by Wizkids and Time of War is published by Catalyst.
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Andrew M November 30, 2019 4:01 pm UTC
Apparently A Time of War doesn't have rules for piloting mechs in the corebook. That's enough for me to consider this over it.
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Richard B June 16, 2021 10:29 pm UTC
if you're looking for piloting mechs mechanics, go with mw2e. it's made specifically for mechwarrior characters without the fluff of other professions. i prefer it for its simplicity, but the chargen of mw3 is more in-depth with a lot of randomness for background; i just don't need all the other classes as we play with mechs. i'll choose another system when we play space opera.
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