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    EMBEDDED CORRESPONDENT
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    You're a friend of the project and want to stay connected with all the updates and excitement.

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    RECRUIT
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    * A DIGITAL copy of the BATTLETECH game for Windows, Mac, or Linux through your choice of Steam, GOG or Humble. (DRM-free versions available, too!).

    * A GREAT HOUSE WALLPAPER PACK. Proudly proclaim your House allegiance on your PC, tablet, phone, and social media pages.

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    MECHJOCK
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    All of the above, PLUS:

    * A digital download of the BATTLETECH ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK.

    * THE ART OF BATTLETECH in PDF format! See behind-the-scenes concept art and how we go from concept art to the final look and feel of the game.

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    MECHWARRIOR (Exploding Value!)
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    All of the above, PLUS:

    * Access to the STAGE ONE SKIRMISH BETA. Get in early to learn the ropes of ’Mech combat and help us make the game better.

    * A BACKER-ONLY VARIANT of the Atlas Assault 'Mech with an exclusive model and paint job.

    >>> Thanks to our Backers accomplishing a staggering number of Backer Missions, we've unlocked a brand-new ORIGINAL FULL-LENGTH BATTLETECH E-NOVEL by legendary author Michael A. Stackpole. Mr. Stackpole wrote the BattleTech Warrior trilogy which launched the 4th Succession War and became the standard by which hundreds of subsequent BattleTech novels were measured against.

    >>> And also thanks to our Backers unlocking Stage 4 - PVP Multiplayer, we've unlocked ACCESS TO THE MULTIPLAYER GAME BETA. You’ll be the first to battle in the arenas of Solaris VII and help us balance the game!

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    INITIATE OF THE ORDER
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    All of the above, PLUS:

    You will be initiated into The Order of Valhalla, an elite BACKERS-ONLY MechWarrior organization on Solaris VII.

    1) Access to the private VALHALLA sub-forum of the upcoming BATTLETECH community site. Only Initiates of the Order and Solaris VII Champions will have access to Valhalla.

    2) A small ORDER OF VALHALLA ICON will display next to your avatar or username in BATTLETECH forums (and in multiplayer if funded), identifying you as an Initiate of the Order.

    3) A SET OF Order of Valhalla DECORATIVE ITEMS for your DROPSHIP’S COMMANDER’S QUARTERS. You’ll get special options such as artwork, banners, and letters of marque to add to your room.

    4) A special BADGE OF THE ORDER that you can incorporate into your Mercenary outfit’s emblem, which will appear as your Mercenary identifier in the game, on your 'Mechs, and in social locations such as forums and leaderboards (if the multiplayer Funding Stage 4 is achieved.)

    5) A UNIQUE ORDER OF VALHALLA PAINT SCHEME available for 8 'Mech chassis of historical significance to the Order. These exclusive paint schemes will appear on the Locust, Shadow Hawk, Thunderbolt, Warhammer, Marauder, and BattleMaster and two more classic BattleMechs we’ll announce at a later date!

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    NOBLE HOUSE SCION
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    All of the above, PLUS:

    * A COLLECTION OF GREAT HOUSE HERALDRY. Show your loyalty to ONE of the five noble Great Houses (Davion, Kurita, Liao, Marik, or Steiner). NOTE: You'll select your House using Backerkit after the Kickstarter campaign.

    Each House set includes:

    1) A beautiful 4’ x 2’ fabric HOUSE BANNER suitable for hanging on your wall.

    2) A MILITARY CAP with your House’s emblem embroidered on it.

    3) A 4" EMBROIDERED PATCH of your House’s emblem with VELCRO BACKING.(Perfect for use with the MECHWARRIOR FLIGHT JACKET at the Elite MechWarrior level, below!)

    4) An enamel LAPEL PIN of your House’s emblem.

    5) A set of stamped House DOG TAGS with silencers.

    6) A carabiner KEYCHAIN with embroidered House emblem and motto.

    **June 2016 estimated delivery date is for physical rewards only.**

    Shipping added at Kickstarter checkout. International shipping cost may increase depending upon your specific location, with the difference to be collected in Backerkit closer to ship date.

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    ELITE MECHWARRIOR
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    All of the above, PLUS:

    * A custom nylon MECHWARRIOR FLIGHT JACKET with a large screen-print of the ATLAS SKULL on the back and 4 CUSTOM EMBROIDERED PATCHES sewn on the front and arms. The Great House velcro-backed patch at the NOBLE HOUSE SCION level will look great on the right breast! (Available in S, M, L, XL, 2XL, 3XL, 4XL, and 5XL.)

    The inside lining of the jacket includes a COMSTAR “BLOOD-CHIT” declaration promising the capturer or assister of the MechWarrior wearing this jacket a reward for safe delivery to the nearest ComStar facility.

    **June 2016 estimated delivery date is for physical rewards only.**

    Shipping added at Kickstarter checkout. International shipping cost may increase depending upon your specific location, with the difference to be collected in Backerkit closer to ship date.

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    MERCENARY MECHWARRIOR
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    All of the above, PLUS:

    * YOUR NAME and CUSTOM MESSAGE in the CREDITS! You’ll be listed in the game’s credits along with a short message you get to write.

    * A UNIQUE CUSTOM EMBLEM for YOUR MERCENARY OUTFIT. All players will be able to choose an emblem from a standard set to represent their mercenary outfit, but yours will be CUSTOM PAINTED and UNIQUE TO YOU! You’ll work with the HBS ART TEAM to design your own mercenary emblem which will appear as your Mercenary identifier in the game, on your 'Mechs, and in social locations such as forums and leaderboards (if the multiplayer Funding Stage 4 is achieved.)

    * A high-quality DIGITAL COPY of your emblem, suitable for printing.

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    MERCENARY MECHCOMMANDER
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    All of the above, PLUS:

    * Become a HIREABLE MERCENARY MECHWARRIOR in the game! Your notes will guide the creation of a BACKSTORY for an experienced MechWarrior that players can encounter and hire.

    * YOUR IMAGE or description will guide the creation of the Mercenary MechWarrior’s in-game portrait.

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    LEGENDARY MECHWARRIOR
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    All of the above, PLUS:

    * A character YOU help create makes a cameo appearance in THE FIRST brand-new original Michael A. Stackpole BattleTech e-novella. Become part of the literary history of BattleTech, one of the most storied game settings of all time with over 200 novels published for the franchise (Michael has written 14).

    (If more e-novellas are unlocked, we’ll add more LEGENDARY MECHWARRIOR reward levels.)

    * A ONE HOUR CONSULTATION with Michael A. Stackpole about your character and anything else you feel like chatting about. Meet with Michael at a convention or talk to him via Skype about your character’s personality and backstory.

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    LEGENDARY MECHWARRIOR 2
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    All of the above, PLUS:

    * A character YOU help create makes a cameo appearance in THE SECOND brand-new original Michael A. Stackpole BattleTech e-novella. Become part of the literary history of BattleTech, one of the most storied game settings of all time with over 200 novels published for the franchise (Michael has written 14).

    (If more e-novellas are unlocked, we’ll add more LEGENDARY MECHWARRIOR reward levels.)

    * A ONE HOUR CONSULTATION with Michael A. Stackpole about your character and anything else you feel like chatting about. Meet with Michael at a convention or talk to him via Skype about your character’s personality and backstory.

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    LEGENDARY COMMANDER
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    All of the above, PLUS:

    * Replace your cameo character with a FEATURED CHARACTER in THE FIRST brand-new original Mike Stackpole BattleTech e-novella.

    (If more e-novellas are unlocked, we’ll add more LEGENDARY COMMANDER reward levels.)

    * Visit Jordan and Randall Bills from Catalyst Game Labs in the Harebrained Schemes offices for a game of BattleTech and some food and drink, while reminiscing about the “good old days” of BattleTech and prognosticating about the great days yet to come.

    (You cover travel to Seattle, WA and we'll put you up at a nice hotel near the studio for a night.)

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    LEGENDARY COMMANDER 2
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    All of the above, PLUS:

    * Replace your cameo character with a FEATURED CHARACTER in THE SECOND brand-new original Mike Stackpole BattleTech e-novella.

    (If more e-novellas are unlocked, we’ll add more LEGENDARY COMMANDER reward levels.)

    * Visit Jordan and Randall Bills from Catalyst Game Labs in the Harebrained Schemes offices for a game of BattleTech and some food and drink, while reminiscing about the “good old days” of BattleTech and prognosticating about the great days yet to come.

    (You cover travel to Seattle, WA and we'll put you up at a nice hotel near the studio for a night.)

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    LEGENDARY COMMANDER 3
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    All of the above, PLUS:

    * Replace your cameo character with a FEATURED CHARACTER in THE SECOND brand-new original Mike Stackpole BattleTech e-novella.

    (If more e-novellas are unlocked, we’ll add more LEGENDARY COMMANDER reward levels.)

    * Visit Jordan and Randall Bills from Catalyst Game Labs in the Harebrained Schemes offices for a game of BattleTech and some food and drink, while reminiscing about the “good old days” of BattleTech and prognosticating about the great days yet to come.

    (You cover travel to Seattle, WA and we'll put you up at a nice hotel near the studio for a night.)

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