Coinciding with the news of the MechWarrior franchise's revival, it's announced MechWarrior 4 and its expansions will soon be released free digitally on BattleTech.com, courtesy of longtime distributor MekTek.
In honor of BattleTech’s 25th anniversary, Smith & Tinker has authorized MekTek.net and MekTek Studios to distribute MechWarrior 4 (along with its expansion packs) completely free. For years, MekTek.net has been the central point for online distribution of MechWarrior 4 expansion packs. Now they can provide the core game free to the fans as well. Keep an eye on BattleTech.com—the free download will be available soon!