MechWarrior is a video game series set in the BattleTech wargaming and multi-media franchise. In MechWarrior games, you take control of a giant military mech and fight in a war. MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries, developed by Piranha Games with Unreal Engine 4, is the first single player entry in the BattleTech franchise since 2002.
MechWarrior 5 PS5 Release Date
MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries and it’s Heroes of the Inner Sphere expansion will be released on the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 on September 23, 2021. It will be the first time MechWarrior has been on a PlayStation in over 20 years, as the last one was MechWarrior 2: Arcade Combat Edition, which was released in March 1997.
MechWarrior 5 Xbox Release Date
MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries has been playable on the Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S since May 27, 2021.
MechWarrior 5 PC Release Date
You’ve been able to play MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries on PC since December 10, 2019. You can get it on Steam here.
So MechWarrior 5 Mercenaries PS4 version is still coming out?
Yes, MechWarrior 5 is still coming to the PlayStation 4. It should easily run on the console despite its age, as the game is already playable on the Xbox One and other low spec home computers that are less powerful. On both PS4 and PS5, MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries will be up to date with any previously released patches, so don’t worry about being behind.
Is MechWarrior 5 Mercenaries crossplay?
MechWarrior 5 is crossplay. That means you can play the PS4 and PS5 versions of MechWarrior 5 Mercenaries with people on other platforms where the game is available. You can even play the new downloadable campaign content if you join a co-op game hosted by someone that owns it.