MechWarrior Tactics

Platform(s): PC
Genre: Strategy
Developer: A.C.R.O.N.Y.M. Games
Release Date: 2012

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'MechWarrior Tactics' Enters Closed Beta, Details Founder's Program

by Rainier on Jan. 10, 2013 @ 2:15 a.m. PST

MechWarrior Tactics, set in the BattleTech universe in the year 3025, is the latest evolution of turn-based strategy and blends tactical gameplay, deep collectability, unique online features and is set against visually stunning environments for the supreme MechWarrior battle experience.

Amid a universe thrown into chaos, five major houses control the vast majority of the Inner Sphere planets. In this time of impending war, every faction moves their force in a bid to expand territories and gain control over valuable and rare resources. New Mechs are being developed at rapid, unprecedented rates. Collapse of multiple territories in the face of hostility is imminent. As Commander of an elite mercenary company, join the battle and carve out your place in the history of the Inner Sphere. Obtain new Mechs and upgrades with each conquest and team up to defeat the onslaught of enemies vying for all your fame and glory. MechWarrior Tactics puts you in control over the destiny and fate of your place in the InnerSphere.

MechWarrior Tactics allows players the freedom to collect and purchase vital combat and cosmetic resources to outfit each Mech, assemble a lance of four Mechs, and then go online for epic multiplayer showdowns competing for large payouts and top billing on global leaderboards. Master each Mech chassis and develop endless new configurations in your Mech Bay. Assemble a lance for the ages and keep one step ahead of both your friends and enemies.

A free-to-play experience, players lead their Mechs and earn victory on the battlefield. With combat replay features, victories can be shared across the Inner Sphere in a variety of ways, and seamless store integration allows players to keep focus on skillful plan and tactical command while easily outfitting their custom Mech with the latest weapons and technology. MechWarrior Tactics is power and strategy united.

With three unique packages available now for purchase, fans of this beloved franchise will gain immediate access to the Closed Beta, help shape the game’s development by contributing valuable feedback while and securing exclusive benefits including: In-game currency, limited edition “Seventh Kommando” MechWarrior units, decals, skins, a Founder’s badge and more.

Making it easy for players and friends to connect with one another, MechWarrior Tactics now supports 1v1 invite-only game matches, encouraging fans to form individual Lances in preparation for the onslaught of hexagonal war.

“MechWarrior Tactics is a game deeply rooted and inspired by the original and cherished BattleTech tabletop games. It’s important for us to bring to life the essence of the BattleTech experience for fans and we’re looking forward to their valuable feedback. This is truly a project where the Closed Beta will be one, long conversation with the fanbase ensuring that we are creating an experience which captures the magic, excitement and flavor of the BattleTech universe,” said Chris Cleroux, Game Director, Roadhouse Interactive.

MechWarrior Tactics allows players the freedom to collect and purchase combat and cosmetic resources to outfit each ‘Mech and assemble a Lance of four ‘Mechs. Master each ‘Mech Chassis, perfect insidious tactical maneuvers and develop endless new configurations in your Mech Bay. Assemble a Lance for the ages and keep one step ahead of both your friends and enemies.

Veteran Founder's Package ($20) Includes:

  • $25 value of in-game currency* (2,500k C-Bills) for in-game item purchases.
  • Two exclusive, Seventh Kommando MechWarrior units
  • Four limited edition Seventh Kommando decals
  • Seventh Kommando Veteran rank badge - sets your status apart from the crowd & get noticed in-game and on the forums
  • One-month Lance Tier Premium Account to MechWarrior Tactics at launch: More C-Bills, Earn XP & Scrap faster
  • Early access to the game starts January 9, 2013

Elite Founder's Package ($50) Includes:

  • $60 value of in-game currency* (6,000k C-Bills) for in-game item purchases.
  • Two exclusive Seventh Kommando MechWarrior units
  • Two limited edition Seventh Kommando ‘Mech Chassis – get a leg up on combat out of the gate!
  • Two limited edition Seventh Kommando skins let you look your best on the battlefield
  • Four limited edition Seventh Kommando decals allow you trick out your Lance!
  • Seventh Kommando Elite rank badge - sets your status apart from the crowd & get noticed in-game and on the forums
  • Two-month’s Company Tier Premium Account to MechWarrior Tactics at launch: More C-Bills, Earn XP & Scrap faster
  • Early access to the game starts January 9, 2013

 Legendary Founder's Package ($120) Includes:

  • $100 value of in-game currency* (10,000k C-Bills) for in-game item purchases.
  • Four exclusive Seventh Kommando MechWarrior units
  • Four limited edition Seventh Kommando Mech Chassis
  • Four limited edition Seventh Kommando skins
  • Four limited edition Seventh Kommando decals
  • Seventh Kommando Legendary rank badge - sets your status apart from the crowd & get noticed in-game and on the forums
  • Two-month’s Battalion Tier Premium Account to MechWarrior Tactics at launch: More C-Bills, Earn XP & Scrap faster
  • Early access to the game starts January 9, 2013

 All Founder’s Package in-game items, premium account access and in-game currency boosts will be unlocked for Founders members upon the commencement of Open Beta, currently planned for later this year.


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