MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries

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MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries
Current logo as featured in the MechCon 2018 trailer[1]
Developer(s)Piranha Games
EngineUnreal Engine 4
Platform(s)Windows 10
ReleaseDecember 11, 2019[2]
Genre(s)Vehicular combat, action

MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries is an upcoming BattleTech "Mecha" game under development by Piranha Games and due for release on December 10, 2019 on Windows.[2] It is the first single player MechWarrior game since 2002. It will be Epic Games Store exclusive and is slated to have raytracing powered by Nvidia RTX as well as DLSS.[3]


MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries is set in 3015 during the final decade of the Third Succession War, casting the player as a rookie mercenary MechWarrior rising from the ashes of a demolished mercenary unit. They are able to accept contracts from the various factions available in this time period. The campaign is said to go all the way up to 3049, just before the Clan Invasion.


  1. ^ "MechWarrior 5 Mercenaries - MechCon 2018 Trailer". Youtube. Retrieved July 19, 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Development Update". mw5mercs. July 25, 2019. Retrieved December 4, 2019.
  3. ^ Alessio Palumbo (September 21, 2018). "MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries Developer on NVIDIA RTX and NVIDIA DLSS: We'll Get the Greatest Benefit from Doing Both". WCCFTECH. Retrieved December 4, 2019.

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