FAQ

Mechwarrior 5: mercenaries general faq

1 What is the MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries launch date?

  • MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries is scheduled for release on December 10th, 2019.

2 Which platform will MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries be available for?

  • The MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries is being developed for PC and will be exclusive to the Epic Games store for 1 year.

3 What are the minimum and recommended specs for MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries?

  • These are our currently targeted minimum and recommended system requirement specifications to play MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries.
  • Please note that these specs are NOT final and are determined to change anytime between now until release.
  • The officially confirmed minimum and recommended system specifications will be available on the game’s release date.
  • Minimum System Requirements
    • CPU: Intel Core i3-7100/AMD Ryzen 3 1200
    • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770/AMD Radeon R9 280X
    • RAM: 8GB
    • OS: Windows 7, Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 (64-bit versions)
    • HDD: 55GB free space
    • DirectX: Version 11
  • Recommended System Requirements
    • CPU: Intel Core i7-6700K/AMD Ryzen 7 1700
    • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070/AMD RX Vega 56
    • RAM: 16GB
    • OS: Windows 7, Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 (64-bit versions)
    • HDD: 55GB free space (SSD)
    • DirectX: Version 11
  • Is an Internet Connection required?
  • Broadband internet connection is needed to download the Game.
  • Broadband internet connection is needed to play and host Co-op games.
  • Internet Connection is NOT Required for Single player once the game is downloaded

4 How will I receive my Mechwarrior 5: Mercenaries Community pre-order key?

  • The Mechwarrior 5: Mercenaries Community pre-order key will be provided in the form of an Epic Games store key. The key will be provided through your profile page on this site when it becomes available.

5 Can I still pre-order MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries?

6 Will MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries be available on any other digital platforms in the future?

  • Yes, after the year exclusive MW5 will most likely be available in other digital game stores.

7 Will the Epic Games store support modding like Steamworks?

  • We are fully committed to supporting mod making for MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries. Upon the game release, mod makers will be able to download the editor and everything they need to create full mods. Then early in 2020, we will integrate the end user experience for mod makers to share their creations with the community.
  • Epic Games store plans to release modding support, including product-specific storefronts for mods, in early 2020. For more information on current feature status, please visit the Epic Games store Roadmap: https://trello.com/b/GXLc34hk/epic-games-store-roadmap.

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Exclusive closed beta access

1 How do I get access to the Exclusive Closed Beta?

  • The Beta key is available to Community pre-order owners through your profile page on this site. The Community pre-order was a limited time offer that is no longer available. Customers who have pre-ordered through the Epic Game Store do not receive access to the closed beta.

2 When will the Exclusive MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries Closed Beta period begin?

  • The Exclusive Closed Beta is currently live.

3 For how long will the Exclusive Closed Beta period last?

  • The duration of the Exclusive Closed Beta period has not been determined.

4 How do I redeem the Beta Key?

    • Sign into your Epic Games Account on the Epic Games Launcher.
    • Click on your Profile name and Select Redeem code.
    • Use the Code from your MW5mercs.com Site Profile and redeem it.

5 Can I redeem the Beta Keys multiple times?

  • No, the Beta key is disabled once redeemed.

6 What are the minimum and recommended specs for MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries Beta?

  • See the General FAQ above.

7 Can I stream, record, distribute media, or provide public impressions of the Exclusive Closed Beta?

  • Yes, you may do any of the above.

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