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BattleTech: A Game of Armored Combat

MobyRank MobyScore
Genesis
79
3.8
SNES
73
3.8
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Description

Take control of a Mad Cat 'Mech as you fight your way through several level of mechanized mayhem. Use machine guns, rocket launchers, homing missiles, flame throwers, mines and atomic bombs to defeat the encroaching enemy threat. The different levels have different terrains, such as snow, ice and swamps, which affect the progress of your 'Mech. You can also destroy the smaller enemy 'Mechs by stomping on them.

Screenshots

BattleTech: A Game of Armored Combat Genesis Little people surround you...
BattleTech: A Game of Armored Combat SNES Title screen and main menu (Japanese version)
BattleTech: A Game of Armored Combat Genesis Lava level. be careful not to step on those crevices
BattleTech: A Game of Armored Combat Genesis Get ready!

Alternate Titles

  • "MechWarrior 3050" -- US/European SNES title
  • "Battletech 3050" -- Japanese SNES title

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User Reviews

VERY difficult but fun mech sim Genesis MojoHelperMonkey (39)

The Press Says

Video Games & Computer Entertainment Genesis Oct, 1994 9 out of 10 90
Electric Playground Genesis Aug 14, 1995 9 out of 10 90
GamePro (US) Genesis Oct, 1994 4 out of 5 80
Sega-16.com Genesis Jan 12, 2006 8 out of 10 80
GamePro (US) SNES Dec, 1995 4 out of 5 80
Total! (Germany) SNES Jan, 1996 2.25 out of 6 75
Game Players SNES Aug, 1995 74 out of 100 74
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Genesis Aug, 1994 7.3 out of 10 73
All Game Guide Genesis 1999 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) SNES Oct, 1995 6.8 out of 10 68

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Awards

  • GameFan
    • Vol. 3, Iss. 1 - Best Genesis Simulation Game of the Year 1994

Contributed to by Mick West (157) and Terok Nor (18355)