BattleTech Introductory Box Set

This article is about one specific product. For the series of game boxes that served as the core BattleTech product, and its iterations over time, see BattleTech boxed set.
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BattleTech Introductory Box Set
Product information
Type Core Game Set
Development Randall Bills
Publication information
Publisher Catalyst Game Labs
Product code 3500B
First published 2013
ISBN-13 978-1-936876-85-3
MSRP $59.99
Era Succession Wars era
Preceded by 25th Anniversary Introductory Box Set
Followed by BattleTech: Beginner Box


The BattleTech Introductory Box Set is a physical game box containing necessary pieces, papers and material to play general table top version of Battletech. This edition of the box set contains miniatures made from a higher-quality plastic than the 25th Anniversary Introductory Box Set or the Classic BattleTech Introductory Box Set, the same used in the Alpha Strike Lance Packs

From the back cover[edit]

Strap yourself into the ultimate suit of armor: the BattleMech. Thirty feet tall and weighing up to a hundred tons, this humanoid engine of destruction is a walking arsenal with enough firepower to level a city block. The BattleTech game system takes you into the world of the 31st Century, where war has become a way of life. You are a MechWarrior. You are in command of the most powerful machine on the battlefield, and hold the fate of empires in your hand!


Contents of 2013 Intro Box Set


  • Catalyst Game Labs has started a broken model replacement program for box sets with damaged or missing contents, particularly the plastic miniatures which are often damaged, miscast, or incomplete. The replacement program can be accessed through the Miniatures Replacement Form.