Launching at Adepticon near Chicago, Ill., there is a ton of news surrounding this project. Back the Kickstarter starting Thursday, March 23 at 10 a.m. CDT at

At funding:

All backers at Recruit level and above will receive a link to the Night at the Lake short story by Michael Stackpole, […]

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It’s a huge day of news with new previews to share, new releases for sale, and details on the livestream from the floor of Adepticon later this month. Let’s get to it!

Mercenaries Kickstarter Preview #7, New T-Shirts and Fiction

We continue our in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at the development of the miniatures for […]

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We have some news to share from several fronts, including the latest Mercenaries Kickstarter preview and new fiction for you!

Mercenaries Kickstarter Preview #6

We continue our in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at the development of the miniatures for this Kickstarter. Preview 06 PDF is now available–for free as always–covering the Starslayer and the Galleon light tank!

Catalyst Game […]

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Today marks a momentous day, MechWarriors, as we celebrate the successful conclusion of the BattleMech Recognition Guide: ilClan series.

Since the release of the first volume back in June 2020, the “RecGuides” have become a much-anticipated and best-selling addition to the BattleTech line, updating Classic ‘Mechs and launching all-new designs while providing a steady […]

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We’ve got more mercenary hype on hand for you today, with the next batch of products available ahead of the upcoming launch of our Mercenaries Kickstarter!

This round features the much-beloved Eridani Light Horse, along with some Star League swag. Plus, new fiction featuring both factions, and the next installment of our Kickstarter campaign […]

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Dominions Divided

Print+PDF: $39.99
PDF Only: $14.99

Across the reinvigorated Federated Suns, the call goes out: the time has come to retake the jewel of New Avalon from the Dragon, and throw back the Draconis Combine invaders. But the demands of war and politics will test the fragile alliance between First Prince Julian Davion […]

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Today a slew of elements launch, all pointing towards our coming Kickstarter campaign. 

Here’s the rundown:


Our preview, pre-launch page is live on BackerKit, right now! This preview page offers a look at what’s coming in the Mercenaries Kickstarter when it launches on March 23 at AdeptiCon. […]

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As the calendar turns to 2023, and we prepare another exciting year of BattleTech for customers and fans, we thought it appropriate to pause, and look back at the unbelievable success of the line over the past few years.

January 2023 will mark four years since the release of the A Game of Armored Combat […]

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The Damocles Sanction

A BattleTech novel by Michael J. Ciaravella
E-publication: $6.99
Print-on-Demand (via Amazon) $14.95


The once-mighty Federated Suns has been weakened by years of conflict on both sides of its border. Its proud capitol, New Avalon, has been held by its mortal enemies, the Draconis Combine, for years, forcing […]

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BattleTech: Mercenaries Kickstarter Preview #1

PDF Only: Free!

In 2018, Catalyst Game Labs built upon the thirty-five-year legacy of BattleTech with the release of the A Game of Armored Combat and Beginner Box sets. Those boxed sets included re-imagined miniatures which retained the core of each ’Mech’s identity, updated with modern aesthetics. Upon […]

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