How to play MCG - Darkest Hours
Online or LAN Multi-Player?
Download Gameranger from Gameranger.com and install it. You need an e-mail adress, nickname and password - to register in this gaming community. All basic functions of gameranger are freeware and without paying it´s possible to play with up to six players in a MechCommander Multi-Player game.
You have to install Adobe Flash Player (Freeware) for Gameranger to make it run.
After succesfully installing and starting gameranger it shows you gaming community server lists and a buddylist. In order to make MechCommander Gold - Darkest Hours running online it needs to be started by gameranger.
Enter the options.
In Game-List you will have to search for MechCommander Gold - Desperate Measures - as Darkest Hours is a evolvement from this version you need to choose this one. Browse for your MCG Darkest Hours\ folder and choose MCX(.exe) for Gameranger. If path is shown like on screenshot above you did it right.
When you have pressed the "Start" button in the gameranger room it automatically launches the game. Now you can choose from the partitioning players and confirm by hitting the Go! button.
... while enjoying full MP potential of MechCommander Gold - Darkest Hours!
(c) by RizZen 2017 - overhauled (2020)