Developer Piranha games is pleased to announce that MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries and the Heroes of the Inner Sphere expansion will arrive on the PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®5 computer entertainment system on September 23, 2021. This monumental release marks the return of the beloved BattleTech franchise to PlayStation platforms for the first time in 20 years.
With full cross-play support for all major platforms, including Steam, GOG.com, Epic Games Store, Xbox Series X | S, Xbox One X, Xbox One, and with over 30 new and improved features representing more than One year of development time is a good time to join forces with other Mercs and friends around the world who want instant cooperative action. MechWarrior fans will also be able to get their physical edition of MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries for the PlayStation and Xbox systems this November.
Additionally, developer Piranha Games also confirms that all MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries players will be able to experience the entirety of the Heroes of the Inner Sphere campaign by joining a match hosted by anyone who owns the expansion, regardless of platform.
You can see the trailer in the following LINK.
About the game
MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries Find players on the battlefields of the future, dominated by BattleMechs, hulking war machines capable of leveling entire cities. As the heir to a once splendid mercenary company, your quest for glory and vengeance will stretch light years, piercing the threads of interstellar intrigue on the journey to become an elite mech warrior and mercenary commander.
The mercenary life of a MechWarrior BattleMech pilot continues in the Heroes of the Inner Sphere expansion. Follow your chosen path from War Dog to Treasure Hunter in the new Career Mode. Explore new war zones, new quests, and new missions spanning the entire realm of the Inner Sphere. Hunt down Heroes with special missions that tell the story of seven new heroes and their lost mechs. Find new chassis and variants of mechs, weapons, equipment, as well as blueprints to modify your precious mechs.
The developers at Piranha Games have spent over a year catering to player requests for MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries, implementing game quality improvements that have resulted in more than 30 great free updates included at launch for all players. from PlayStation.
Highlights include: Cross-Play Support – Fight alongside friends in four-player PvE co-op mode. DLC Sharing: Experience the entirety of the Heroes of the Inner Sphere campaign when you join a cooperative match hosted by a player with the expansion. Endless enhancements: Full 360 LOD radar (with BAP available with DLC), more extreme conditions and effects, improved AI, improved salvage boxes, and SO MUCH MORE. Campaign Updates: Introduction to the new story and optional tutorial. Improvements in the user interface: Ability to track encounters and where to hunt desired ‘Mechs’, instant action of loading previously selected mechs and pilots, modding updates, among others.