Stomp, stomp, stomp, stomp, stomp. Stomp. Following up from Jim's post a little while ago, The Thing That He Said Was Happening Has Now Happened. To whit, a reiggered version of Mechwarrior 4: Mercenaries can now be downloaded and played for no-pennies, courtesy of proactive fan/developer collective MekTek. Yep, they've priced this juicy bone from the very jaws of the slavering Microsoft hound, which means all it now costs you is 1.7Gb of bandwidth. It comes with a clutch of MekTek's improvements and additional units, weapons and the like too. Yeah, you'd better be grateful.
Download links and setup guides await you here. Stomp. STOMP.