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’Mech Manual: Wolverine WVR-6M

The Wolverine WVR-6M is a Free Worlds League variant of the WVR-6R. It was introduced in 2816 during the First Succession War and replaces the autocannon with a pair of lasers. The WVR-6M remained exclusive to the League until the Civil War era when pirates and the Marian Hegemony began to field it as well. […]

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’Mech Manual: Catapult CPLT-K3

The Catapult CPLT-K3 is an upgrade to the CPLT-K2 that was introduced by the Draconis Combine in 3047 to make use of Star League technology recovered from the Helm Memory Core. Unlike most Catapult variants, the K2 and K3 both have PPCs as their primary weapons rather than missiles. The CPLT-K3 remained exclusive to the […]

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’Mech Manual: Griffin C

The Griffin C is an update of the Griffin to make use of Clan weapons on its Inner Sphere chassis. It was introduced by the Wolf Empire branch of Earthwerks in 3144 and quickly made available to all of the Clans and nations of the Inner Sphere. Read This First Use your high speed and […]

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’Mech Manual: Thunderbolt TDR-7M

The Thunderbolt TDR-7M was introduced in 3049 by Earthwerks in the Free Worlds League. It was the first upgrade of the Thunderbolt to make use of recovered Star League technology. Earthwerks kept the design close to that of the TDR-5S, but the improved technology made the new model a more capable weapon. During the Clan […]

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’Mech Manual: Grendel A

The A configuration was standardized when the OmniMech was re-introduced as the Grendel in 3053. It pairs the speed of the chassis with LRM launchers to become a fast missile boat. The Grendel A propagated to most, but not all, Clans shortly after its introduction during the Clan Invasion era. It remains in use amongst […]

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’Mech Manual: Grendel Prime

Just in time for the Battle of Tukayyid, Clan Diamond Shark introduced a new OmniMech known as the Mongrel. It served well in both the Clan Diamond Shark and Clan Smoke Jaguar forces during the battle, despite the losses suffered by those Clans. A year later in 3053, Clan Diamond Shark reintroduced the design and […]