Stormcrow or Ryoken mech lego model 2

Ryoken/Stormcrow Mech

Ryoken/Stormcrow Medium Mech Background Lasers make great offensive weapons because they cause massive damage and require no ammunition, but they can pose problems for most mechs due to the enormous amount of heat they generate. The use of lasers often times would force undesirable compromises. For instance, some armor protection must be sacrificed in favor […]

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Grendel/Mongrel Mech

Grendel/Mongrel Medium Mech Background Most people think that a combination of tactics, speed, armor, firepower, and numerical superiority wins battles. Those with the best tactics, fastest vehicles, toughest armor, most firepower, and greatest numbers will always prevail. Not so. The reality is much more mundane than that. Often times, victory favors those with the best […]

Nova mech Lego model 1

Nova Mech

Nova Medium Mech Background A nova is a natural phenomenon in which a white dwarf (a star that has burnt out) siphons gases from a larger star to restart fusion. What results is a bright but very brief flash of light and heat. This is eerily similar to what mech pilots experience when they encounter […]

Hunchback IIC mech lego model 5

Hunchback IIC Mech

Hunchback IIC Medium Mech Background The Hunchback IIC mech is a Clan refit of the Inner Sphere Hunchback, a classic design which dates back to the Star League era. The Clans improved on the design by mounting two ultra AC/20 cannons on the shoulders. This weapon system is one of the most powerful in the […]

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Black Lanner Mech

Black Lanner Medium Mech Background Only Clan Jade Falcon fields the Black Lanner mech, a medium class (55 tons) omnimech. A lanner is a type of falcon, so it is consistent with Clan Jade Falcon’s practice of naming its mechs after birds of prey. The Black Lanner is first and foremost a fire support mech, with […]

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Battle Cobra Mech

Battle Cobra Medium Mech Background The Battle Cobra mech is a solid, though unremarkable medium class (40 tons) mech. It is not extremely well armored. Its firepower, consisting of a pair of large and small pulse lasers is good, but not fantastic, and its top speed of 97 k.p.h. is respectable. Although the Battle Cobra […]