Catalyst Game Labs May And June Street Dates

The following products have a Street Date of MAY 25th, 2016: BattleTech Combat Manual: Mercenaries ($34.99)Some soldiers fight for king and country, some for honor and glory, others for liberty or loved ones. We’ll fight for that too, whatever your cause, as long as the check clears. For over forty centuries, mercenaries have plied their trade and been instrumental in toppling empires or holding...

Q-WORKSHOP TO RELEASE BATTLETECH DICE

Following the successful release of Shadowrun dice, Q-workshop now has the license to release BattleTech-related dice. “There’ve been so many great dice released for BattleTech over the years,” said Randall N. Bills, Managing Developer for Catalyst Game Labs. “So when Q-workshop started talking about BattleTech, I immediately had grandiose plans for how to make these sets cooler and more...

Catalyst Game Labs March And April Street Dates

The following product had a Street Date of MARCH 16th, 2016: Shadowrun Rigger 5.0 ($49.99)Spin your wheels over slick sprawl streets while drifting away from hot pursuit. Fly through narrow canyons ahead of missiles twisting their way after you. Shrink down to insect size to get an eye on places outsiders aren’t supposed to see. These are just some of the ways riggers jack up their seemingly unending...

SHADOWRUN & BATTLETECH LEGENDS FICTION RETURNS

From the moment Decision at Thunder Rift published in 1986 for BattleTech and Into The Shadows published in 1990 for Shadowrun, novels became an integral part of each universe. Unfolding a living arrow of time where the universe changed and progressed, while also presenting different sides of each story: all the shades of grey. Over one hundred and thirty novels published across two decades...

COMBAT MANUAL: MERCENARIES BETA RELEASE

Catalyst Game Labs is pleased to announce the Beta release of the first of a new line of sourcebooks for Alpha Strike: Combat Manual: Mercenaries. “The Global BattleTech Community is simply fantastic,” said Randall N. Bills, Managing Developer. “I’ve known this for a long time, through so many years of online and convention interactions, previous beta tests, and more. And it was particularly...

BattleTech Primer PDF Available!

Tumblr has been packed with brilliant BattleTech news the last few months. From when Catalyst started to announce our re-imagined images for classic favorite BattleMechs like the Warhammer and Marauder, to Piranha Games’ MechWarrior Online also releasing their re-imagined BattleMechs for pre-orders, to the exciting BATTLETECH Kickstarter computer game from Harebrained Schemes. As I’ve mentioned...

Catalyst Game Labs September Street Dates

The following products have a Street Date of SEPTEMBER 2, 2015: Jarl: The Vikings Tile-Laying Game ($39.99)In the long winters between raiding seasons, warriors keep their intellect sharp through games of wits and chance. Ragnar, Rollo, Floki and even the Earl challenge each other to this game of stone placement filled with tactics and subtle maneuvering for victory. Based upon History Channel’s...

Catalyst Game Labs Excited About BattleTech Returning To PC

Jordan Weisman, the creator of BattleTech and MechWarrior, is back with the first turn-based BattleTech game for PC in over two decades. Harebrained Schemes has announced their return to Kickstarter this Fall to partner with Backers in co-funding the creation of BATTLETECH. Steeped in the feudal political intrigue of the 3025 era of BattleTech universe, the game will feature an open-ended...

BATTLETECH returns to the PC via Kickstarter

Harebrained Schemes Returns to Kickstarter with BATTLETECH(TM) Indie Studio Follows Up On Shadowrun Crowdfunding Successes WHAT: TACTICAL ‘MECH COMBAT RETURNS TO THE PC. Harebrained Schemes is pleased to announce their return to Kickstarter this Fall to partner with backers in co-funding the creation of BATTLETECH. Jordan Weisman, the creator of BattleTech and MechWarrior, is back with the first...

Battletech Drop Pod Sequence Initiated… Three, Two, One!

There’s been some rest and re-fit going on with BattleTech, but it’s time for the action to start ramping up once more. There’s so much heavy metal excitement, we’ve merged them into a single mega-announcement. Strap in and hang on for the atmospheric interface, ’cause it’s gonna be one fantastic ride into a hot zone of gaming action! INTERSTELLAR OPERATION BETA RELEASE Catalyst Game Labs...

New Releases: Handbook: House Kurita and Turning Points: Irian

Handbook: House KuritaFor almost a millennium, the symbol of the Dragon has struck fear into the rest of the Inner Sphere. The fearless dedication of its warriors, the devotion of its people, and the awesome ambitions of its Coordinator: House Kurita has been more reviled than any other power. Yet a new leader has arisen in the last decades, bringing about a host of reforms and reigning in the realm’s...

Catalyst February Street Dates

The following products have a Street Date of FEBRUARY 18, 2015: Shadowrun Run Faster, Standard Edition ($49.99)Every step, every advantage, every millisecond counts. The streets of the Sixth World are mean, and if they want to stay alive, shadowrunners need every advantage they can get to gain a step on the opposition. Fortunately, Run Faster is full of them. With it, you can learn about more metatypes...

Catalyst November & December Street Dates

The following products have a Street Date of NOVEMBER 19TH, 2014: BattleTech: Assault Lance Pack ($19.99) Thrown into the thick of the firefight, an assault lance MechWarrior has an ego as wide as a DropShip. That ego was earned in blood, sweat and hard-fought victories in the teeth of the enemy across a hundred worlds… Unleash the Assault Lance Pack on your enemies! Atlas, Grasshopper, Blackjack and Victor...

Catalyst August and September Street Dates

The following products have a Street Date of AUGUST 27TH, 2014: Shadowrun: Crossfire ($59.99) “I know I sound like I’m talking about a roleplaying game, and it’s not. But it lends itself well to telling a good story.” Zee Garcia, The Dice Tower Shadowrun: Crossfire is the hotly-anticipated deck-building game in one of the most popular game settings of all time. Crossing cyperpunk with fantasy...

BattleTech Alpha Strike Companion PDF/Print Preorder, and Other PDF, Available

BattleMechs clash, fighters duel, and infantry swarm across the landscape. High above the clouds, mighty WarShips emerge from hyperspace, laden with DropShips filled with reinforcements. A host of new machines, new warriors, and new tactics are unleashed as war rages from the void of space to the earth below. The BattleTech universe is yours to conquer! Alpha Strike Companion adds legions of new rules...

Review: Catalyst Games – A Time of War (Battletech)

Battletech: A Time of War A Time of War is a sourcebook that brings a roleplaying element into the military sci-fi Battletech universe written by Herb Beas and published by Catalyst Game Labs. By Cape Rust Learn more about A Time of War here Purchase A Time of War here Player: Eject! Eject! GM: Eject? What are you talking about? Player: My Mech is about to blow up and my pilot doesn’t want to...