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The Future of Warfare!

It is the 31st century, a time of endless wars that rage across human-occupied space. As star empires clash, these epic wars are won and lost by BattleMechs, 30-foot-tall humanoid metal titans bristling with lasers, autocannons and dozens of other lethal weapons; enough firepower to level entire city blocks. Your elite force of MechWarriors drives these juggernauts into battle, proudly holding your faction’s flag high, intent on expanding the power and glory of your realm. At their beck and call are the support units of armored vehicles, power armored infantry, aerospace fighters and more, wielded by a MechWarrior's skillful command to aid him in ultimate victory. Will they become legends, or forgotten casualties? Only your skill and luck will determine their fate!

The product of more than twenty years of gaming experience, Total Warfare presents the rules of the BattleTech game system as never before. For the first time, all the rules for various units that have a direct impact on the deadly battlefields of the thirty-first century appear in a unified rules set: from BattleMechs to ProtoMechs, Combat Vehicles to Support Vehicles, infantry to aerospace fighters and DropShips. Interwoven and meticulously updated, Total Warfare provides the most detailed and comprehensive rules set published to date for BattleTech—the perfect companion for standard tournament play.

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aaron G September 28, 2021 3:25 pm UTC

I got a question for book owners: the battelttech atow rpg refers to this book and tactical ops for mech combat and pilot stats conversion tables is this the right version of the book the rpg refers to? (as the logo changed).
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Brian M April 24, 2021 12:08 pm UTC
Any chance for Print on Demand please??
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Paul H April 08, 2020 6:41 pm UTC
To work out which version is which check page 7 (second page of credits) and look for the copyright statement towards the bottom right.
E-CAT35001_BattleTech_Total_Warfare is 2013
E-CAT35001V_BattleTech_Total_Warfare_2020 is 2020
Those are the only two I've downloaded to date.
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Daniel H September 11, 2019 9:35 pm UTC
Which version is the current one? And if it's the _2019 one (as it appears), why is that file an order of magnitude larger than the other two versions?
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Jeremy H March 14, 2019 4:07 am UTC
Is there anyway to purchase a Battletech 4e (FASA) rulebook as PDF here on DriveThru? I picked up the vintage bundle, but wasn't satisfied with the rules presentations of the editions included therein.
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Anthony B July 14, 2018 1:02 am UTC
The new file is E-CAT35001V_Total_Warfare.pdf.
For some reason, it has been uploaded without bookmarks. It would be greatly appreciated if the extensive and useful bookmarks of the original file could be restored.
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July 13, 2018 11:37 pm UTC
I would really like to know a) what was updated and b) which of the two files currently available is the newer one.
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