Battletech

Battletech: Paint Starter Set Review

Catalyst Game Labs and Army Painter are releasing a paint starter set aimed specifically at battletech. They sent us a copy to review, and Perigrin has given them a go.

Battletech Dominions Divided: The Goonhammer Review

The newest Battletech sourcebook, Dominions Divided, releases today and Catalyst has sent us a copy to review.

Battletech: Alpha Strike Special Pilot Abilities A-M

Today in Battletech Perigrin is covering Alpha Strike Special Pilot Abilities, bonuses that your force can gain depending on composition.

Battletech: Hot Take: Battlefield Support Beta Rules

Along with the prelaunch page for the Battletech Mercenaries kickstarter, Catalyst have released a set of beta rules for using vehicles as battlefield support assets. Perigrin runs through how they work and his opinions.

Battletech: The Goonformat

A common stumbling block to organizing one-off games of Battletech outside a campaign is having scenarios to play that aren't pure slugfests. Perigrin is working on creating a set of them.

Battletech Alpha Strike: The Goonhammer Review

The BattleTech Alpha Strike starter box is here, and it's fantastic. We're taking a look at everything in the box and how playing your first games will feel.

Year in Review: Rockfish’s 2022

Well, it looks like we’ve done another year. Not entirely sure when that happened, but geez was this a dense one for me! Between work, becoming a homeowner, and a gradual increase in the amount of socialization I felt...

Battletech: Mech Overview: Griffin

We return to our mech overviews looking at the Griffin, the other mech found in the Beginners Box.

Goonhammer Hobby Round-up: November 2022

This one's a little late but November was a big month for our hobby crew! Primaris Kevin I finished up my Repulsor Executioner and feel really good about how the model turned out, no matter how much the unit sucks. The...

Battletech: Pest Control: How to Kill Elementals

While mechs are the stars of Battletech, it's a full combined-arms game. Today we're looking at how to fight against clan elementals.