MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries Overview
MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries is a Sci-Fi Mech-based First Person Shooter from developer Piranha Games and published by Sold Out. Welcome to the year 3015! It’s a hell of a time to be alive.
Humanity has colonized thousands of star systems spanning a vast region of space known as the Inner Sphere. The golden age of cooperation and advancement is now a distant memory, and humanity has once again splintered into disparate factions all vying for supremacy.
In the midst of these Succession Wars, power hungry Mercenaries like yourself are in a privileged position to capitalize big time. It’s dangerous work but that’s why you’re here, right? If you’ve got an itch to blast, wreck, stomp and go all out ballistic, step inside and become your own weapon of war!
As the inheritor of a once-prominent Mercenary company, reborn in the flames of its near destruction at the hands of conspiring factions, your quest for glory and revenge will stretch light-years as you chase threads of interstellar intrigue along your journey to becoming an elite MechWarrior and mercenary commander.
- Fight against a multitude of targets including tanks, ground vehicles, aircraft, advanced defenses, reinforced bases, and of course other mechs.
- Over 50 unique Mech chassis and hundreds of sub-variants to customize. No two Mechs are ever the same.
- Lead a Mercenary company and manage all the key components of running a unit, including maintainence on your Mechs and equipment as well as hiring other MechWarriors to join you on the battlefield.
- Campaign featuring a robust story taking place in the Inner Sphere.
- Fully-featured Instant Action system which allows you to customize and kick off isolated missions at any time, free from campaign restrictions.
- Four-player co-op supported both within the campaign and the Instant Action system.
- Support for mods extend your game even further! With a full editor and interface supporting gameplay mods out of the box your creativity will know no limits.