Experience the Middle Ages up close with Mordhau. In this hack and slash, enter the battlefield with friends in multiplayer and fight for victory in huge battles.

Basic server configuration

Create backup

You can create backups for your GPORTAL server if you want to. You receive free storage space for saving your game play.

Note Please note that backups are not created automatically.

How to create a backup via the web interface:

  1. Log on to our website
  2. Click on “My Servers” in the menu on the left
  3. Select the desired server
  4. Click on “Backup” in the “Administration” menu on the left
  5. Click on “Create Backup
  6. The server stops for the backup
  7. After creating the backup, the server restarts automatically

Important No backups can be saved between 19:00 and 21:00 (CET).

How to become an Admin in the game?

  1. Copy your Steam 64 ID*
  2. Log on to our website
  3. Select the server
  4. Stop the server
  5. Click on “Basic Settings” in the menu on the left
  6. Enter your Steam 64 ID in the Basic Settings of the GPORTAL web interface
  7. Save and restart the server

Steam 64 ID Tool:


Mordhau’s Admin commands can be found directly in the game’s console. You can find the key to open the console under keystrokes in the game options.

adminloginrequired to perform any other admin command
adminlistlists current admins
adminadd PlayfabIDadds a new admin to the adminlist
removeadmin PlayfabIDremoves specified admin from the admin list
changelevel <map name>Changes the map
restartlevelrestarts the current map
addbots <integer>adds desired number of bots
addbots team <integer> <0/1>adds bots to the desired team (0=red; 1=blue)
removebots <integer>kills desired number of bot
kick <user name / PlayfabID><reason>kicks user from server
ban <user name / PlayfabID> <duration in minutes> <reason> bans user from server
unban <user name / PlayfabID> unbans user from server
mute <user name / PlayfabID> <duration in minutes> <reason> mutes a player on the server
slomo <value> slows play down (0,5 -> 50% speed, 2 -> 200%)
cancelvotekickcancels a started votekick
banlist lists banned players
playerlistlists all players and their IDs on the server
copyid <slot number> copies the PLAYFABID of a player in a certain player slot
exitexits Mordhau game program
disconnect disconnects you from the server.
demorec name records a demo
demostopstops a demo
demoplayplays a demo
stat fpsshows the FPS counter

Basic questions / FAQs

How many slots are possible?

Mordhau offers 6 – 64 slots. The number of slots depends on the game mode. In co-op mode, up to 6 players can fight against charging hordes. In the other game modes such as Battle Royale or Siege, up to 64 players can be online at the same time.

How to connect with a server?

In game

  1. Log on with your GPORTAL account
  2. Select the server
  3. Click on “Basic Settings” in the menu on the left
  4. Take a note of your server’s IP and port
  5. Start the game
  6. Click on “Multiplayer”
  7. Click on “Connect directly”
  8. Enter IP and port
  9. Connect to the server

Connect via Steam

  1. Open Steam and click on “Show
  2. Click on “Server
  3. Navigate to “Favorites” and right mouse click in the empty field
  4. Enter your server’s IP and Query Port
  5. Update the Favorites
  6. Double click on the new entry and connect

How do I add mods to my MORDHAU server?

You can choose mods on the page. You will find the required mod ID behind the name of the mod.

  1. Search for your desired mod at and copy the mod ID.
  2. Paste the mod ID into the “Mods” section at the top of the settings.
  3. Start your server and give it about 5 minutes to download everything.
  4. Now restart the server again and connect
  5. Have fun with your new mods!

How do I use a mod map on my MORDHAU server?

Here we have explained how to install mods on your server. If the normal maps get too boring, there are also many mod maps on Here we show you how to install and use them.

  1. Open the GPORTAL web interface and navigate to the basic settings.
  2. Stop your server
  3. Enter the Mod-ID of the desired map into the basic settings.
  4. Open the configuration files and load Game.ini
  5. Enter the desired map with MapRotation=NameOfTheMap and save the changes.
  6. Start your server and connect
  7. You can now change to your new map with the command “ChangeLevel NameOfTheMap”