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Re: BattleMech Manual - 6 June 2019 (v2.1)
« Reply #30 on: 07 November 2019, 15:56:27 »
Printing: 2nd corrected printing (PDF)

Location: Pg 121, Inner Sphere Weapons table.

Error: Medium Re-Engineeted Laser ranges are shown to be 2/4/6

Correction: Range should be 3/6/9 to match both Field Manual 3145 and standard laser ranges.
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Re: BattleMech Manual - 6 June 2019 (v2.1)
« Reply #31 on: 05 December 2019, 20:54:49 »
2017 ed.


Movement: Walking: One-Legged ’Mechs:
"Walking is the only movement mode a one-legged ’Mech can use."

"A prone biped ’Mech with only one leg... may only make one attempt [to stand].... This attempt to stand is always considered running, and can still be made even though a ’Mech with one leg can normally only walk."


The walking restriction is contradicted on p.44
"The [one legged] ’Mech may still jump, but the pilot must make a Piloting Skill Roll each time the ’Mech lands."


Would consider removing the sentence on p.13 and adding the following, below, under "Running":
"A one legged mech may not run, except to stand."

Beyond that, suggest replacing other statements to the effect that "a one legged mech may only walk" with "a one legged mech may not run."

Xotl: Tagging this for myself to check once the reprint is out.
« Last Edit: 06 December 2019, 15:47:09 by Xotl »


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Re: BattleMech Manual - 6 December 2019 (v3.0)
« Reply #32 on: 06 December 2019, 15:47:38 »
Version 3.0 has just been uploaded to the main errata page.  Thanks.
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