Category: Battletech: Wastelands


Star Type (Recharge time): K0V (191 hours) Position in system: 4 (of 12) Time to jump point: 5.48 days Number of satellites: 1 (Zambezi) Surface gravity: 1.09 g Atmospheric Pressure: Standard (Breathable) Equatorial temperature: 31 degrees (arid) Surface Water: 67

The rise and fall and rise of a mercenary command

Taken from Mercenary Business for Beginners, 3130 edition; Galatea Free Press.   The high rate of failure of mercenary commands is well known and has been extensively discussed. The Jihad served to be, in many ways, the ultimate leveller of

CRD-3R Crusader Mabel

Field Testing Summation: Custom CRD-3R Refit Producer/Site: Grim Grinner Gang, unknown facility (Ype-Jhu?) Supervising Technician: “Oil Can” Handy Project Start Date: Unknown (3128?) Non-Production Equipment Analysis: Hatchet Double-Strength Heat Sinks   Despite the century of technological renaissance stemming from the

From the personal journal of Maggie Vossler

Well that was a complete mess.   Where to begin? Okay, so thanks to the efforts of McKinnon and Baden we knew where Mad Mabel was hiding out. It was the ruins of Santiago, a dead city that’s been half

Threat Profile: Mad Mabel

Extracted from Interstellar Expeditions Spinwards Operational Area updates, 3130 Age: 37 (Born 3093) Position/Rank: Leader of the Grim Grinner Gang pirate band   Despite her colourful moniker, Mad Mabel represents a definite threat to our continued operations. Violent and unpredictable,

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Audio Log #68112-Rho

Voice 1 (98% match Clay ‘Skinner’ McCaskil, Grim Grinner Gang): So tell me what the hell just happened. And be precise about it. Don’t leave anything out. Voice 2 (83% match Freddie Vinh, Grim Grinner Gang): My lance were on

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Lucky breaks and other weapons of war

Taken from The Wastelands War, Galatea Free Press, 3145   While the Wasteland Legion had taken one of the Grim Grinner Gang’s operational bases and destroyed or disabled two lances of armour, they actually had very little to show for

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From the personal journal of Ash Coffin

I heard about Captain Nexx’s assault on the Grim Grinner’s supposed hideout. I can say now that it was definitely a success – for the pirates. While Nexx’s forces were victorious, true, what actually happened to him was rather humiliating.

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Grim Grinner Gang

The Grim Grinner Gang are rather far roaming as pirate bands go. For a while they were reportedly to be hiding out on Onverwacht, lurking in one of the ruined cities there and taking paid work from one of the

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From the personal journal of Burney Nexx

Two weeks of travel to Ype-Jhu and several days in the field have given me a chance to get to know the men under my command a bit better. It’s enough to tell me that they’re a real mixed bag,

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