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Mordhau PC

An action game developed by the independent developer Team Mordhau. The players assume the role of medieval knights and take part in online duels to the death.

Action | FPP | TPP | the middle ages | network | multiplayer | crowdfunding | indie games

PC / Windows
Mordhau cover

developer: Triternion

publisher: Triternion

Official website

Game mode: multiplayer

Multiplayer mode: Internet, players: max 64

English language game language: English

game release date for PC:

29April2019

Mordhau is an online first-person action game for PC that focuses on melee weapon combat. The production is set in the middle ages and was developed by Team Mordhau. The title is a reference to a German technique of fighting with a Mordhau sword that involves gripping the sword by the blade and using the crossguard to strike blows.

Mechanics

The game’s mechanics draw inspiration from the solutions of such production as Chivalry: Medieval Warfare or For Honor. The gameplay boils down to participating in battles of virtual knights from all around the world and is based on very complex combat system that not only lets us strike precise blows to specific body parts but also to feint attacks in order to provoke the opponent to perform a desired maneuver.

The advanced customization system is an important feature of Mordhau. We can personalize not only the warrior himself but also the equipment he uses. Moreover, the players can create their own weapons and armor with the use of the extensive sets of available parts. Thanks to this, everyone can have their individual fighting style based on their own preferences. However, it must be remembered that equipment’s parameters have an influence on our mobility — for example, while a heavy armor will provide a much better protection against attacks, it will also reduce our movement speed.

Game modes

Morhau for PC is meant only for online play and offers a wide range of game modes, including the classical Deathmatch (individual and team variants).

Technical aspects

Team Mordhau’s production was initially being built on the popular Unity 5 engine. As the development progressed, the studio decided to move to Unreal Engine 4 which provides better technical possibilities and graphics.


Game score 6.6 / 10 calculated out of 209 players' votes.  
Expectations before the premiere: 7.8 / 10 calculated out of 42 players' votes.  

Age Rating

age requirements: 16+

System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

Recommended: Intel Core i5-6600K 3.5 GHz, 16 GB RAM, graphic card 6 GB GeForce GTX 1060 or better, 20 GB HDD, Windows 7/8/10 64-bit
Minimum: Intel Core i5-4670 3.4 GHz, 8 GB RAM, graphic card 2 GB GeForce GTX 680 or better, 20 GB HDD, Windows 7/8/10 64-bit

Mordhau Guide and Tips
Mordhau Guide and Tips

game guide 05 June 2019

Mordhau Guide consists of tips and tricks that will help you survive and win medieval online battles. Our starting tips will help you choose the best weapon as a beginner and teach you how to fight. Character builds will be useful for advanced users.

Mordhau - Release Date and Hardware Specs
Mordhau - Release Date and Hardware Specs

news 19 April 2019 13:08

Developer Triterion revealed the release date and hardware requirements of Mordhau. The medieval online action game will be released on April 29 on PC.

Mordhau Launches
Mordhau Launches

news 29 April 2019 13:20

Today marks the release of Mordhau - an online action game from the Triternion, which allows you to fight medieval battles involving 64 players. The production boasts a spectacular hand-to-hand combat system.

Mordhau's Popularity Grows, Devs Fighting With Unstable Servers
Mordhau's Popularity Grows, Devs Fighting With Unstable Servers

news 02 May 2019 12:40

Mordhau's success in the first days of the premiere was a bit bigger than expectations of Triternion's studio. The bloody production taking place in the Middle Ages has problems with server stability. Devs are announcing patches and fixes.

Outstanding Sales of Mordhau
Outstanding Sales of Mordhau

news 07 May 2019 10:49

Triternion informed that its latest game, Mordhau, has sold almost half a million copies. In addition, the first week's activity record was set by 60,000 players playing simultaneously.

Mordhau Will Enable Us to „Disable” Women? Tocixity Reports by Gamers
Mordhau Will Enable Us to „Disable” Women? Tocixity Reports by Gamers

news 02 July 2019 15:37

PCGamer reports that the online action game Mordhau has a serious problem with the toxicity of its community. Developers at Triternion say they're trying to improve the situation, but they don't want to censor players - instead they prefer to put control in their hands. However, some of their ideas are highly controversial.

Triternion Denies Planning Character Exclusion Options in Mordhau
Triternion Denies Planning Character Exclusion Options in Mordhau

news 03 July 2019 22:22

After „unfortunate” statements by its developers about the toxicity of the players and the option of „disabling” women and non-Caucasian characters, Triternion, the developer of Mordhau, issued an official statement explaining any misunderstandings.

Mordhau Roadmap Includes New Maps, Modes and More
Mordhau Roadmap Includes New Maps, Modes and More

news 20 July 2019 13:28

Triternion revealed the roadmap for Mordhau. The devs are currently working on two new maps, an additional game mode and fuctions that will serve to reduce toxicity in the gaming community.

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