Insurgency: Sandstorm - Frequently Asked Questions

What is Insurgency: Sandstorm?

Insurgency: Sandstorm is the third installment of the Insurgency series. Built on Unreal Engine 4, it retains the classic hardcore gameplay Insurgency is known for and expands upon it further with new features like larger environments, light driveable vehicles, competitive matchmaking support, and more.


Is Insurgency: Sandstorm a free update or a new game?

Insurgency: Sandstorm is a new self-contained game that is built on an entirely new game engine, with plenty of brand new features, improved graphics, vehicles, modes, and weapons.


When will the game be released?

Insurgency: Sandstorm is currently available on Windows 10, with Xbox One & PS4 editions coming soon!


When is new content coming?

Our team is constantly hard at work creating and testing new content for players. For information and updates on what to expect in the near future, consider following our social accounts and reading our monthly State of Production posts on Steam.


Is Mac / Linux support coming to Sandstorm?

In regards to Mac and Linux support, New World publicly commented that “We have decided [that Mac / Linux Support] does not make business sense for us to pursue in the future.” For specific details, please read SoP #4.


I have suggestions and feedback for NWI! Where should I post it?

The best places to discuss the game where both players can participate and developers can view it would be on our official Steam Forums!


Where do I find updates for the game?

You can find updates, announcements, and community spotlights through any of the below links.
Official Website
Steam Announcements
Official Twitter Page

Still have questions? We'd love to help.