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Posted at 22:38 on April 8th, 2022 | Quote | Edit | Delete
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BattleTech quickly made a name for itself in the tabletop world in the 1980s. The idea of giant robots meeting in battle simply appealed to people in a nerdy way. Rules were thought out, balanced, detailed, but not too complex. Also, the system was highly scalable, offering opportunities for 15 minute quick duels up to epic scale when larger armies met. "Larger" was nevertheless to be understood in relative terms. Controlling more robots than you could count with your fingers was uncommon, which made each one count. Increasing the attachment of players to their highly customized creations immensely, giving the whole thing an almost roleplaying-like feeling.


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