BattleTech

BattleTech is a registered trademark of The Topps Company, Inc.

General

BattleTech Classic is an extremely detailed boardgame played on a hexmap. Players typically field up to 4 mechs per side.

BattleTech Alpha Strike is a faster playing less complex wargame played on regular 3D wargame terrain. Players typically field up to 12 mechs per side.

Both these game variants are currently being published by Catalyst Game Labs.

Scale

Official BattleTech miniatures are typically in 1/285 scale, sometimes also called 6mm.

Background

Sarna (Factions)

YouTube Channels

CamoSpecs Online

Probable Koz

Anthony Wilson

SteelWarrior

Alpha Strike Rules

BattleTech Alpha Strike Quick Start Rules (Print & Play PDF)

BattleTech Alpha Strike Book Preview (PDF)

BattleTech Alpha Strike Master Unit List (recommended)

Classic Rules

BattleTech Quick Start Rules (Print & Play PDF)

Buy

FantasyWelt (Germany)

Paint

CamoSpecs

Citadel Paints ... howto

Army Painter Warpaints

Vallejo Game Color

Vallejo Model Color

Safekeeping

Feldherr (Germany)

Scenery

UrbanMatz (Czech Republic)

Cigarbox Battlemats (United States)

Wargame Print (Russian Federation)

Empires at War (United Kingdom)

GameCraft Miniatures (United States)

Brigade Models (United Kingdom)

Angel Barracks (United Kingdom)

Blotz (United Kingdom)

Novus Design (United States)

Wasteland Game Studio (Canada)

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