The story takes place in the year 3015 set on a planet called Deshler, near the end of the Third Succession War, set before the events of the original MechWarrior and right before Hanse Davion comes into power. The main protagonist is Adrian Khol, fourth son of the noble family who rules Deshler in the name of House Davion.
MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries System Requirements
11 Sep 2019 - Specs reviewed
Official Minimum Requirements
CPU: Intel Core i3-7100, or equivalent
GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770, or equivalent
OS: Windows 7, Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 (64-bit versions)
PC System Analysis For MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries Requirements
To run MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries on high graphics settings your PC will require at least a 6GB GeForce GTX 1060 / Radeon RX 570X 8GB with a Core i5-6500 3.2GHz or FX-8350 CPU. 8 GB will also be needed to achieve the MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries rec specs and get 60FPS. MechWarrior 5: Mercenaries needs a graphics card thats at least as powerful as a GeForce GTX 770/Radeon HD 6990 paired with Athlon X4 880K/Core i3-7100 2-Core 3.9GHz CPU to match the min specs. This PC setup will deliver 25-35 Frame Per Second at Low graphics setting on 720p resolution. To be able to run at all you will need at least 4 GB system memory. Your graphics card will need to be capable of running DirectX 11. We suggest a 4 year old PC to play smoothly.