What happened to MechAssault?

MechAssault developer Day 1 Studios worked with FASA to create two games for Xbox set in the BattleTech universe, but after the sequel, Microsoft decided to pull the plug on the franchise.

Who owns MechAssault?

What happened to BattleTech? Microsoft purchased the BattleTech IPS interactive rights when it acquired FASA Interactive Technologies back in 1999. Microsoft has the sole right to create and license games based on the expansive BattleTech lore, but we’ve barely seen them being used in the past 20 years.

Is MechWarrior related to MechAssault?

Overview. The MechAssault series is based in the same universe as MechWarrior and Battletech. These games were developed by Day 1 Studios for the Xbox console. Both titles in the franchise are backwards compatible.

Is MechAssault Cannon?

one can only conclude that MechAssault 1 and 2 were the Microsoft-approved official videogame sequals. The video games don’t count as canon, but all of the previous MechWarrior games were based firmly in the BattleTech storyline.

Will there be a MechAssault 3?

MechAssault 3 is a cancelled sequel to the MechAssault series, which seems to have been pitched by Day 1 Studios to Microsoft for their Xbox 360 (or Xbox One) console.

When did Mech Assault come out?

November 15, 2002
MechAssault/Initial release dates

Does Microsoft still own MechWarrior?

Microsoft owned the rights to the series, having acquired them when it bought MechWarrior creator FASA Interactive in 1999.

Will MechWarrior 5 Be on Xbox?

The best part: MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries is available to play with Xbox Game Pass for Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and Windows 10 PC.

Is MechAssault a BattleTech?

Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. MechAssault is a video game released for the Xbox notable for being one of the first games to support Xbox Live online multiplayer. Both games are set in the BattleTech fictional universe.

When did MechAssault come out?

What is the current year in BattleTech?

A detailed timeline of the BattleTech fictional setting stretching from the late 20th century to the mid-32nd describes humanity’s technological, social and political development and spread through space both in broad historical terms and through accounts of the lives of individuals who experienced and shaped that …

Is BattleTech coming to consoles?

BattleTech makes an epic return to PlayStation with MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries. MechWarrior returns to PlayStation after more than 20 years. I feel honored to be able to formally announce that both MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries and the Heroes of the Inner Sphere DLC will be heading to PS4 and PS5 on September 23.

How many mechs are there in Mech Assault?

Enter this futuristic science-fiction world of MechAssault and take control of your gigantic walking tank called a BattleMech. Choose from a dozen Mechs and lay waste to your enemies and everything around them. Gameplay environments are fully destructible. Every bridge, tower, bus or structure is fully destructible.

What do you do in Mech Assault Xbox?

This game put you in the drivers seat of an advanced Mech unit and it is your job to save your squad and the world from the “Word of Blake”, a cult who follows a mad man set on world domination. As levels progress you have many more Mechs to choose from.

Are there any mechs available in MechAssault 2?

The following is a list of all Mechs available in MechAssault. Both the main chassis and its variant are shown. One thing to know is that some of the Mechs’ introduced in MechAssault 2 were already present in the original MechAssault (like Hellbringer and Corvus). They were available as downloadable content.

When does Mech Land Assault pack come out?

The MECH LAND ASSAULT pack is priced at $11.99 / €11.99 / £9.49 whilst the AIR, LAND & SEA Expansion Pass is available for $24.99 / €24.99 / £19.99. The final content pack – BAVARIUM SEA HEIST – will be released by the end of summer 2016, released one week early to Expansion Pass holders.