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Video Review - Battletech

Battletech is a turn-based strategy game from Harebrained Schemes, a company founded by the franchise's original creators so who better to revitalize it. The game shares much of its structure with Firaxis' XCOM series, with players managing a base outside of combat, looking after the health of their pilots, and stopping and starting the timeline on which the world operates. What really differentiates Battletech from its fellow strategy games are the mechs and the game's narrative campaign. These add depth and drive to a tried and true formula. For more information, check out the VIDEO REVIEW.

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