In this message regarding MKP's schedule for this year's wargame convention Enfilade!, Monday Knight honcho William Thompson tells us one of the events he plans to run at the con is a beta version of Galactic Knights: MAATAC. According to Will, this is going to be the
As you know, MKP already sells the old MAATAC rules, along with 1:285 scale miniatures for all five powers for that universe (the same setting as Starfleet Wars). However, the original version of the futuristic warfare rulebook isn't really compatible with the Galactic Knights starship combat game (or at least the two games' backgrounds aren't exactly the same). It sounds like the new book is meant to go hand-in-hand with GK, and I can't wait to learn more about it.First showing (in public) of the new MAATAC ground combat rules that link ground forces into the Galactic Knight Universe (Giving you a reason to actually PUT cargo holds in your ships :-) )
*Multi-functional Armed & Armored Tactical Attack Computer, in case you were wondering. Gotta love the retro-futuristic vibe you get from that acronym--shades of ENIAC and UNIVAC!