Technical Data

Battlemech: Linebacker
Variant: Prime
Chassis Mass: 65 Tons
Tech Base: Clan
Battle Value: 2390

Engine: XL Fusion
Gyro: Standard
Cockpit: Standard
Structure: Endo Steel
Armor: Ferro-Fibrous

Movement: 6/9/0
Dissipation: 28
Armor Mass: 10.0 Tons
Armor Factor: 192


Weapons & Equipment

Weapon Class Location
(R) cerSLas RT

Equipment Location
Ammo (LRM-5) 24 LT
Ammo (SSRM-4) 25 RT

   Threat Assessment

Key Metrics

Run ACD Heat
Baseline 191.5 18
Optimized 221.6 48
Redline 98.5 251

Test Results

The Linebacker has above average baseline damage output with a massive increase in damage via optimization (+30 versus baseline). This Linebacker variant gets very hot, very quickly and is difficult to manage.

   Redline Benchmark

   Optimized Benchmark

   Benchmark Comparison

Key Metrics

Damage/Hit 10.3
Critical Hits 3.0 per Game
Time to Kill 7.8 Turns

Test Results

The Linebacker delivers a devastating amount of damage per hit, generates an average number of critical chances and has the capability to take down targets very quickly.

   Lethality Test

   Cumulative Lethality

Key Metrics

Armor Coverage 91.0%
Survival Rate 92.4%
Destruction Rate 7.7%

Test Results

This configuration of the Linebacker has heavy armor coverage that is below spec on the center torso and is over spec on the rear torso. The Linebacker is very difficult to bring down and is rarely destroyed by ammo explosions.

   Survivability Benchmark

   Ammo Analysis

   Cumulative Survivability

Key Metrics

Ground MP 6/9
Jump MP 0
Target Mod (avg) +3.0

Test Results

The Linebacker has above average mobility with no jump capability. This battlemech sees little-to-no motive hits while maintaining an excellent average target modifier.

   Motive Hits

   Target Modifer Analysis

Key Metrics

Battle Value: 2390
Effective Loss 2.7%
Skill Sensitivity 0.484

Test Results

The Linebacker is an above average performer that is likely to earn its BV back while showing little response to an increase in gunnery skill.

   Effective Damage Analysis

   Efficiency Rating

   Gunnery Sensitivity Analysis

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