So, the rumors were true then. It appears that yet another Mech game has just surfaced (in addition to Reign of Thunder, which was announced yesterday. They’re calling this game ‘MechWarrior Tactics’ and it’s set to arrive some time in 2012. The game is hailed as next MechWarrior game set in the BattleTech universe and is said to feature “everything you love about MechWarrior.” The developers have explained that the game will offer “blends tactical gameplay, deep collectability, and unique online features, and is set against visually stunning environments for the supreme MechWarrior battle experience.” You earn, collect and purchase combat and aesthetic resources to outfit Mech, as you prepare for the next online battle.

According to the press release, “it’s the year 3025. Hostile enemy lances are closing in all around you. As Commander of an elite mercenary company, it’s up to you to ensure swift victory and make your enemies pay dearly. Your Mech Bay hosts a vast array of custom Mechs, each configured for a specific combat role. Choose wisely which Mechs to take into battle: your future as the leader of your lances depends on it.” read complete article