MechCorps deploys to northern Mississippi for TupeloCon

Post date: February 18, 2024

For the first convention of 2024, MechCorps will be bringing Battletech Cockpit Simulator pods to Tupelo, MS, March 16 and 17, 2024!  

Tupelo Con is a multi-genre event started in 2016 that celebrates ALL geek fandoms with a diverse Exhibitors’ Hall, Cosplay Contest and other activities, and of course, Special Guests. A little bit of something for everyone!

Included in the activities of TupeloCon will be MechCorps Entertainment's giant robot cockpit simulator pods which, for a rare opportunity will be available to play AT NO ADDITIONAL CHARGE!!

MechCorps Entertainment will be providing complimentary use of their Battletech cockpit simulator pods so potential pilots will have all the time needed to master the complexities and nuance of piloting a 75-ton walking tank!  Each simulator is controlled with 50 different controls inside the cockpits providing the pilot the most immersive giant robot experience that can be had this side of the galaxy.  MechCorps will have a leaderboard for the best of the best to show their stuff against the most skilled battlemech pilots on the battlefield!  If you have ever wanted a chance to drive a giant robot then this is your chance, MechCorps Entertainment will provide a free pass to all the carnage and destruction you can handle!

MechCorps Entertainment, LLC is the largest independent operator of Virtual World Entertainment's Tesla II BattleTech: Firestorm Cockpit Simulator Pods with its main base of operation in Houston, Texas. MechCorps' Mobile Armor Division is the touring branch of MechCorps traveling to various conventions and other remote deployments across the United States. MechCorps Entertainment, LLC is a privately held company. Visit,,, for more information. 

Headquartered in Kalamazoo, Virtual World Entertainment is a leading supplier of high-end, centerpiece attractions to the location-based entertainment industry. Virtual World has produced and distributed cockpits since 1989. Virtual World Entertainment, LLC is a privately held company. Visit today at

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