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MechWarrior Online now rocking 12v12

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 08, 2013 7:30am PDT

If 16 robots stomping around the battlefield is a barrel of laughs, just imagine how much fun 24 is. MechWarrior Online has hoped for a long time that it'd be able to support 12v12 matches, but ran at 8v8 for most of its beta. With the official launch only six weeks away, th...


""performance improvements" actually means less fps at PGI. Unless they want everyone to run at ..."

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MechWarrior Online double XP weekend incoming

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 16, 2013 8:15am PST

You're stomping around merrily in MechWarrior Online's new Spider mech, jumpjetting away and running circles around slower mechs, what could be better? Well, double XP wouldn't be bad. As luck would have it, the free-to-play mech 'em up is doubling all XP earned this weekend...


"Still in open beta, but definitely worth checking out if you're a fan of the series."

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MechWarrior Online introduces capture-and-hold mode

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 18, 2012 10:45am PST

Free-to-play stompy robot sim MechWarrior Online is bolstered with a new mode today, Conquest. It seems to be your standard competitive team-based capture-and-hold mode, only with, you know, giant stompy robots. Lovely jubbly.


"Yep, fucking hate this mode. Games take twice as long because there's going to be one light ..."

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MechWarrior Online patch adds paintjobs

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 28, 2012 6:00am PST

Sure, stomping around inside a storeys-high robot is pretty good, but wouldn't painting a storeys-high robot pretty colours be even more fun? Robot fanciers rejoice, for MechWarrior Online's latest patch added the ability to customise your pretty metal toys, if you can live ...


"MWO is as far as you can get from the FPS genre while still playing in first person. Its a ..."

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MechWarrior Online open beta on again for Monday

By John Keefer, Oct 26, 2012 4:00pm PDT

The on then off open beta for MechWarrior Online is finally on again, this time slated for Monday. Hopefully, developer Piranha Games has fixed the stability issues that will have delayed it for almost two weeks.


"I prefer the D variant. I run it with max armour, 4 med. lasers, 2 SRM-6's with 3 tons of ammo, ..."

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MechWarrior Online open beta begins October 16

By John Keefer, Oct 10, 2012 11:00am PDT

If you haven't been one of the lucky ones to be honing their mech skills in preparation for the launch of MechWarrior Online later this year, then you'll want to jump into the open beta when it kicks off October 16.


"I've played MWO and Hawken both a bit, I'm in betas for both... so far I like Hawken more. ..."

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