The Mechwarrior franchise has been round for some time now, sustaining its personal cult following via its gritty futuristic universe, and these followers are in for some excellent news; Mechwarrior 5 has been revealed. There have been an ideal many Mechwarrior video games, however lately there’s been one thing of a dry spell. The final Mechwarrior sport to be launched was Mechwarrior On-line in 2013, however Mechwarrior Four, the final sport in the primary sequence, was launched all the way in which again in 2002.
The announcement was made at Mechcon 2017, which has been occurring in Vancouver over the weekend. The conference is centred round Mechwarrior and the Battletech universe through which the sport is positioned, so it’s the right place (stuffed with ravenous followers) to announce the following title.
The trailer exhibits off some gameplay of those colossal mechs, with you piloting them and taking out numerous enemy mechs of various sizes. It seems attention-grabbing – just a little faster than what we anticipated (you’re piloting a lumbering 100-ton mech) however the groundwork seems unbelievable. We’re not 100% on a launch date, both, however late subsequent yr is very doubtless. It’s additionally vital to keep in mind that what we’ve seen might be a really early construct of the sport, which is why issues like graphics aren’t fairly as much as par simply but. Have religion, although – the sequence is in good palms.
Additionally on the agenda for Mechwarrior 5 is Four-player co-op, so you possibly can struggle alongside your buddies; Steam Workshop help, which’ll find yourself leading to some insane mechs; and VR help. The hype practice for this sport has solely simply left the station, and it’s already going at full pace. There’s hundreds extra details about Mechwarrior 5 on the market, and you’ll learn all of it by heading over to their site.