Tag Archives: MechWarrior Online
Tue, Oct 01, 2013 | 09:00 BST
MechWarrior Online’s Community Warfare expansion will roll out over the next six months, and will implement big changes to the way several core areas of the game work. Get the details here.
Wed, Sep 18, 2013 | 03:55 BST
MechWarrior Online has come out of open beta and officially launched; Piranha Games is hosting a couple of special events to mark the occasion, so it’s a good time to get on board the free-to-play battlefield sim.
Thu, Sep 05, 2013 | 03:26 BST
With just a few days remaining before MechWarrior Online’s official launch date, Piranha Games has added a new pre-order package to entice you in. Plus, check out the new Protector mech.
Wed, Aug 14, 2013 | 01:10 BST
Mechwarrior Online will probably reach 1.0 in about five weeks, and today the game hit an important milestone on the way to that goal: 12-on-12 competitive multiplayer matches. The press release about this calls the 24-player battles “true-to-MechWarrior combat,” so that’s good. Meanwhile, players will now get double xp for their first win each day, Meanwhile, on Thursday at 1pm PT you can watch Total Biscuit and Angry Joe blast each other in-game on their respective YouTube channels.
Mon, Aug 12, 2013 | 00:30 BST
Sales of MechWarrior Online’s limited edition Sarah’s Jenner have garnered $100,000 for charity, in honour of a young fan who passed away earlier this year.
Thu, Aug 08, 2013 | 17:14 BST
MechWarrior Online now supports 12v12 matches – this means 24 of you can now battle each other to your heart’s content.
Wed, Jul 24, 2013 | 02:55 BST
To mark the passing of a young fan, Piranha Games has released a limited edition custom mech, and will donate 100% of proceeds to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Wed, Jul 03, 2013 | 16:51 BST
Piranha Games has updated MechWarrior Online with the Dragon Slayer Hero Mech which is available in the Mech Lab. The firm has also announced a launch date and the news the game was 1.1 million registered players.
Wed, Jun 26, 2013 | 03:26 BST
Mechwarrior Online is finally on the way to the end of its beta and an official version 1.0 launch, and Piranha Games is offering a premium package of exclusive goodies to those who want to be well-kitted out when the MMO goes official.
Fri, Jun 21, 2013 | 02:10 BST
MechWarrior Online’s latest patch adds a new battlemech, a new champion mech, a leaderboard challenge, and much more – plus, a couple of sales have just started.
Sat, Mar 30, 2013 | 00:16 GMT
Mechwarrior Online, that, you know, blowy uppy PvP game that is currently in beta, will be achieving full launch statues in the relatively near future, Joystiq reports developer Piranha Russ Bullock telling them. So expect that to happen by September 21. In the meantime, just play the game.
Wed, Mar 20, 2013 | 01:24 GMT
Piranha Games’ latest content update for free-to-play MMO MechWarrior Online is hefty indeed. The star billing is shared by the new Tourmaline Desert and Jagermech, but a new Testing Grounds area has been added, too, allowing you to check out new gear and features before wandering into battle. You may want to take advantage of this, as Piranha has added a bunch of optional control tweaks, such as a gas pedal, a torso to legs centre, and better joystick support. On top of that, there’s a pile of consumables and cosmetic items, and a leaderboard challenge.
Wed, Mar 06, 2013 | 08:18 GMT
MechWarrior Online developer Piranha Games has detailed the contents of its latest game update. The MMO now offers rookie mech pilots the chance to hone their skills in a new Testing Ground area full of tutorials before bringing the fight to the live arena.
Thu, Feb 07, 2013 | 05:23 GMT
Mechwarrior Online’s latest update adds plenty of new features but we’re all about the amusingly named new mech.
Wed, Jan 16, 2013 | 04:28 GMT
MechWarrior Online has a new hulking death machine on offer, and os offering a sweet XP boost motivation to come check it out.
Wed, Dec 19, 2012 | 05:49 GMT
Mechwarrior Online has been updated with a huge pile of new content.
Tue, Dec 04, 2012 | 19:43 GMT
MechWarrior Online has a new video available called Illya Muromets. It shows a custom Hero Mech emblazoned with the “noble Cameron Star of the Star League” and “is the perfect Mech to customize as a sniper or upclose brawler.” Check out the video below. Game’s currently in open beta. Thanks, EvilAvatar.
Wed, Nov 28, 2012 | 03:45 GMT
Mechwarrior Online’s latest patch has added a wealth of new content, the highlight of which is the chance to paint your miniature – I mean, giant walking tank.
Wed, Nov 21, 2012 | 10:02 GMT
Mechwarrior Online developer Piranha Games just made up a holiday, but we’ll forgive them as the concept of giant robots blowing each other to pieces is actually rather fun. ‘Mechsgiving’ adds new content to the MMOs open beta, which is taking place right now. Get the details below.
Tue, Nov 06, 2012 | 17:26 GMT