The Cycle FAQ, Help & WiKi

The Cycle Frontier game is now available to download on PC. The Cycle: Frontier is a PvPvE first-person game where you can upgrade your gear, purchase new equipment and complete faction-based contracts.

Today, we have posted the Cycle game FAQ to help you out with some common questions. Read more details below.

  1. Is The Cycle: Frontier Free to play?

    Yes. The Cycle: Frontier is a free-to-play PvPvE first-person extraction shooter driven by suspense and danger. Secure a seat on the nearest evac ship to safeguard your loot. Upgrade your gear, purchase new equipment and complete faction-based contracts to increase your gains and unlock new combat options.

  2. Will there be server wipes in The Cycle?

    Yes. The servers will wipe with each Season and the economy will be reset. You will keep your Aurum and your cosmetics, everything else will be reset.

  3. How long does a single Server instance stay open in The Cycle?

    Server instances are open for 6-hour windows at a time. When they close, make sure you evac before the server closes, from there you are free to redeploy and drop back down and the game will connect you to a server that is still open.

  4. What is the max squad size for The Cycle: Frontier?

    You can play as a Solo, Duo, or three player Squad. Please note that these are not separate game modes, and you will run into a mix of Solos, Duos, and Trios when exploring Fortuna III.

  5. How can I sell my items in The Cycle?

    You can sell items in your stash by going to any faction shop. Then you go to the sell tab, where you can sell the items.

  6. The Cycle Frontier server locations?

    Australia East
    Brazil South
    East Asia
    East US
    Japan East
    West Europe
    West US

  7. Where can I play The Cycle: Frontier?

    You'll be able to play the game on the Epic Games Store or Steam
    It is free to play and will be released in 2022.

  8. What languages are supported in The Cycle Frontier?

    Currently, you can play The Cycle: Frontier in English, German, Russian, French, Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Polish and Portuguese (Brazil), Italian, Japanese and Korean.

  9. Does The Cycle support crossplay?

    The game offers crossplay between EGS and Steam and you can play in Squads with up to three players.

  10. What happens if a player dies on the surface?

    A Prospector does not really die, they get foamed to protect their body and to transport them back to Prospect Station. All loot that they carried at that point in time, that was not in their safe pockets, can be picked up by other players.

    If a player gets foamed, another player is able to drop into the same instance of the world. This means that you will have a constant ebb and flow of leaving & foamed players and new Prospectors out for fame & fortune dropping onto the surface.

  11. The Cycle Frontier minimum and recommended specs?

    Minimum OS: Windows 10 64-bit Processor: Intel® Core™ i5-7500T Processor (Kaby Lake) or AMD FX-8370 Memory: 6 GB RAM Graphics: nVidia GTX 760 or AMD Radeon HD RX580 DirectX: Version 11 Network: Broadband Internet connection Additional Notes: 2GB VRAM

    Recommended OS: Windows 10 64-bit Processor: Intel i5-6600 3.3 Ghz (6th Generation) / Intel Core i5-7500 Memory: 8 GB RAM Graphics: nVidia GTX 1060 DirectX: Version 11 Network: Broadband Internet connection Additional Notes: 6GB VRAM

Related: The Cycle Known Bugs and Issues.

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