MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries - Solaris Showdown

Join Duncan Fisher to thwart the overthrow of the Solaris Council, discover the new Loader King 'Mech, collect 11 new Gladiator 'Mech variants, select new weapons and equipment tailored for close-quarter engagements, and help save the very future of Solaris.

MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries - Solaris Showdown

Fresh off a successful mission on the notorious Mercenary Star, Mason and crew journey to the Hardcore system where they collide with 'Mech pilot Duncan Fisher embarking on a quest to secure a spot in the FedCom Unification Tournament. Forming an unlikely alliance, Mason and Fisher traverse the shadows of Solaris, engage in harrowing 'Mech duels, and race against the clock to save the day - a true Solaris Showdown.
  • Assist Duncan Fisher on his zany adventures, and witness his ascension as the official and iconic Voice of Solaris.
  • Seek fortune and Fame with new Arena Missions and reward system.
  • Solaris Showdown adds the new Loader King 'Mech chassis with 6 variants, including the mighty Hero LDK-IDM 'Indomitable'.
  • Collect 11 new 'Mech variants designed specifically for the intense Gladiator-style combat of the BattleMech arenas.
  • Select from an array of new Gladiator-style weaponry and equipment.
  • Enhancements to MechLab, AI Improvements, and various other free QoL updates.

Mechwarrior 5 Ratings & Reviews

  • 55%
    Critics Recommend
  • 73
    Top Critic Average
  • Fair
    OpenCritic Rating
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PC Gamer
by Jonathan Bolding
80 / 100
MechWarrior 5 is a showcase of nostalgic, joyful mech combat.
by T.J. Hafer
8.1 / 10
MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries checks most of the boxes I would have asked for out of a modern revival of the series.
Metro GameCentral
8 / 10
A highly successful return for the long dormant sci-fi simulation series, and what it lacks in accessibility it makes up for in terms of satisfyingly tactical action.
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MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries - Solaris Showdown System Requirements



OSWindows 8.1 or Windows 10 (64-bit versions)
OSWindows 10 (64-bit version)
CPUIntel Core i3-7100/AMD Ryzen 3 1200
CPUIntel Core i7-6700K/AMD Ryzen 7 1700
GPUNVIDIA GeForce GTX 770/AMD Radeon R9 280X
GPUNVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070/AMD RX Vega 56
DirectXVersion 11
DirectXVersion 11
Storage55GB free space
Storage55GB free space SSD
Languages Supported
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Russian
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