MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries - The Dragon's Gambit

Unite with the Draconis Combine and fortify their defenses against an inevitable war, discover the new Longbow BattleMech, the exclusive "Otomo" Special 'Mech Variants, and embark on an epic 15 mission quest line rallying behind Kurita's unexpected plan.

MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries - The Dragon's Gambit

The Dragon's Gambit Story

After dealing a devastating blow to the Capellan Confederation, Hanse Davion is eager to replicate this success against the Draconis Combine. Theodore Kurita, fully aware of the encroaching menace posed by the FedCom Alliance, has taken decisive action to fortify the Combine's defenses against an inevitable war. A unique opportunity presents itself – to unite with the Draconis Combine and rally behind Kurita's unexpected plan.

The Dragon's Gambit Campaign

Embark on an epic quest line as your mercenary company joins forces with the 5th Amphigean Light Assault Group. Together, you must defend the Draconis Combine against a massive invasion by the FedCom Alliance. Brace yourself for the largest handcrafted campaign yet, spanning 15 thrilling missions, and prove your mettle in the face of this formidable threat as you strive to safeguard the future of the Draconis Combine.

New Chassis Longbow

The Dragon's Gambit adds the iconic Longbow BattleMech chassis with 5 variants, including the devastating Hero LGB-HS 'Hailstorm'. The Longbow is one of the most iconic fire support 'Mechs in existence. This massive BattleMech has earned a reputation for being a dependable and unwavering machine, consistently delivering on its missions and leaving no room for doubt in its devastating capabilities.

New "Otomo" Variants

Unlock the exclusive "Otomo" elite military force Special Variant 'Mech rewards. This elite force comprises the finest 'Mechs the Draconis Combine has to offer. With their exceptional performance and iconic paint jobs, the Royal Guard stands as a symbol of power and dominance on the battlefield.

Free Update New Instant Action Modes

New to Instant Action Team Combat Mode featuring Garrisoned and Free For All. Customize your mode and drop solo or with friends. This Free Update Mode is available through Instant Action to anyone who owns MechWarrior 5 Mercenaries.

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 - The Dragon's Gambit 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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