News items tagged with far cry

Far Cry Could Get Vampires, Dinosaurs & Zombies

Far Cry Could Get Vampires, Dinosaurs & Zombies

It’s been a troubling time for video game developer and publisher Ubisoft. From the game-breaking issues of Assassin’s Creed Unity...

By Jasmine Henry on 21 July 2018
Far Cry 5 Has Stephen King's 'It' Easter Eggs

Far Cry 5 Has Stephen King's 'It' Easter Eggs

Far Cry 5‘s Hope County, Montana is a weird place. When the locals aren’t joining cults or participating in fried bull testicle festi...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 July 2018
Assassin's Creed, Far Cry Director Departs Ubisoft

Assassin's Creed, Far Cry Director Departs Ubisoft

Game designer Alex Hutchinson, who served as game director on high profile projects like Assassin’s Creed 3 and Far Cry 4, has announ...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 July 2018
The Top 5 Irish Video Game Characters

The Top 5 Irish Video Game Characters

To celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day, Game Rant takes a look back at some of the gaming industry’s best Irish characters of all time. Now...

By John Jacques on 21 July 2018
Far Cry 4 Alternate Ending

Far Cry 4 Alternate Ending

Considering most games’ narratives are razor focused and tied to a series of gameplay experiences, it’s no surprise that we see ver...

By Anthony Taormina on 21 July 2018
13 Games that Started Out Completely Different

13 Games that Started Out Completely Different

A lot can happen during game development. Certain gameplay features may turn out duller than expected. Story beats may not work as th...

By Dalton Cooper on 21 July 2018
Resident Evil 2 Remade in Far Cry 5

Resident Evil 2 Remade in Far Cry 5

Capcom has been working on the Resident Evil 2 remake for years, but fans have yet to see anything concrete on the project. Anyone im...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 July 2018
Far Cry 5 Fan Recreates Resident Evil 7 House In Game

Far Cry 5 Fan Recreates Resident Evil 7 House In Game

Not only does Far Cry 5 have a lengthy story campaign and a large open world to explore, but it also comes with a rather comprehensiv...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 July 2018
Far Cry 5: How to Get the Alien Gun

Far Cry 5: How to Get the Alien Gun

Hope County, Montana is a strange place. It’s run by a cult, the locals have a festival where they eat bull testicles, and to top it...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 July 2018
Far Cry 5: How to Get Perk Points

Far Cry 5: How to Get Perk Points

With Far Cry 5’s launch today, many gamers may be anxious to fire up their system and return to the longstanding franchise. For gamer...

By Joshua Duckworth on 10 July 2018
Far Cry 5: Where to Find the Haunted House

Far Cry 5: Where to Find the Haunted House

As anyone who has played Far Cry 5 can attest, Hope County, Montana has plenty of interesting sights to see. And one of the most inte...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 July 2018
Far Cry Primal: I Rode A Saber-Toothed Tiger

Far Cry Primal: I Rode A Saber-Toothed Tiger

Yes, players are able to ride saber-toothed tigers in Far Cry Primal, and one editor elaborates on how insanity quickly follows durin...

By Riley Little on 01 July 2018
New Far Cry Primal Trailer Introduces the Characters

New Far Cry Primal Trailer Introduces the Characters

A brand new Far Cry Primal trailer from Ubisoft focuses on the plight of the action-adventure title’s protagonist, Takkar, while also...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 July 2018
Far Cry Primal Trailer: Become the Mammoth

Far Cry Primal Trailer: Become the Mammoth

Ubisoft unveils a new trailer for Far Cry Primal which details the Legend Of The Mammoth pre-order bonus, where Takkar becomes a mammoth. Yes, actually. Ubisoft are just a week away from the launch of...

By John Jacques on 01 July 2018
Far Cry Primal Re-uses Far Cry 4 Map

Far Cry Primal Re-uses Far Cry 4 Map

Newly uncovered evidence suggests that Far Cry Primal re-uses the map from its predecessor , prompting fans to criticize Ubisoft for cutting corners. The recently released Far Cry Primal offered a dif...

By Brad Jones on 30 June 2018
Watch the First Hour of Far Cry Primal

Watch the First Hour of Far Cry Primal

As the release of Far Cry Primal grows near, gamers can now take a look at the first hour of gameplay from Ubisoft’s prehistoric acti...

By John Jacques on 30 June 2018
Conan and PewDiePie Play Far Cry Primal

Conan and PewDiePie Play Far Cry Primal

Late night talk show host Conan O’Brien invites the popular YouTube personality PewDiePie to play Far Cry Primal with him on his Clueless Gamer segment. Part promotion for PewDiePie’s own digital seri...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 June 2018
Far Cry Primal Guide: Kanda of Faith Achievement

Far Cry Primal Guide: Kanda of Faith Achievement

While most gamers tend to approach a release with no pre-conceived notions or expectations, others focus on one thing: trophies/achievements. Ever since the objective-style accomplishments were added...

By Anthony Taormina on 30 June 2018
Far Cry Primal Review

Far Cry Primal Review

Ubisoft’s Far Cry Primal takes players back to the Stone Age, but the gameplay and narrative feel far from prehistoric in this primit...

By Riley Little on 30 June 2018
Far Cry Primal Review Roundup

Far Cry Primal Review Roundup

Ubisoft’s Stone Age spin-off Far Cry Primal is one of the biggest releases scheduled for early 2016, and now critics are weighing in...

By Brad Jones on 30 June 2018
Far Cry Primal 101 Trailer Explains the Game

Far Cry Primal 101 Trailer Explains the Game

Ubisoft releases a brand new trailer for its action-adventure title Far Cry Primal that gives a basic overview of the title’s world, story, and gameplay. It’s a safe bet that those fans who have been...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 June 2018
Far Cry Primal Adds Expert Mode in Launch Day Patch

Far Cry Primal Adds Expert Mode in Launch Day Patch

Ubisoft reveals that the day one patch for Far Cry Primal not only included a number of fixes and general game improvements but an en...

By Derek Nichols on 30 June 2018
Far Cry Primal Contest Lets Winners Sleep in a Cave

Far Cry Primal Contest Lets Winners Sleep in a Cave

In order to promote Far Cry Primal, Ubisoft invites gaming fans to enter its new contest that lets winners spend a day and night camp...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 June 2018
Far Cry 5 Review

Far Cry 5 Review

While Ubisoft saw some success with the first two Far Cry games, Far Cry 3 is when the series really took off. It delivered a compelling open world game that sold millions of copies and won a numbe...

By Dalton Cooper on 06 June 2018
Far Cry 5 Has A Really Weird Side Mission

Far Cry 5 Has A Really Weird Side Mission

Compared to other games in the series, Far Cry 5 seems to have a sharper sense of humor. This is mainly evident through its side missions, including one that references the infamous Donald Trump pe...

By Dalton Cooper on 04 June 2018
Far Cry 5 Hours of Darkness Teaser Trailer, Launch Date

Far Cry 5 Hours of Darkness Teaser Trailer, Launch Date

The video game publisher and developer Ubisoft releases a teaser trailer for Far Cry 5’s Hours of Darkness DLC and reveals the expansion’s release date.

By Kyle Sledge on 21 May 2018
BioShock Infinite Scribe Writing Far Cry 5 for Ubisoft

BioShock Infinite Scribe Writing Far Cry 5 for Ubisoft

E3 2017 is right around the corner now and as usual, Ubisoft is looking to have another press conference packed with games. As the company has done the past couple years, one of its major titles, F...

By Derek Nichols on 14 May 2018
Far Cry 5 Director Talks Campaign Length and Map-Editor

Far Cry 5 Director Talks Campaign Length and Map-Editor

After a brief delay, Far Cry 5 is almost upon us and fans can’t wait to meet Joseph Seed and the other members of Edens Gate in the games insane version of rural Montana. Of course, with hype comes...

By Benjamin Lister on 01 May 2018
Far Cry 5 Tops Video Game Sales for March 2018

Far Cry 5 Tops Video Game Sales for March 2018

Ubisoft’s latest title, Far Cry 5, becomes the best selling videogame of March 2018 despite the fact that it only released at the tail end of the month.

By John Jacques on 21 April 2018
PETA Criticizes Far Cry 5 for Fishing

PETA Criticizes Far Cry 5 for Fishing

The German arm of the group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has today criticized Far Cry 5 for including fishing in the latest title.

By James Lynch on 21 April 2018
Far Cry 5 Releases a New Story Trailer

Far Cry 5 Releases a New Story Trailer

There’s no question that many consider Ubisoft’s forthcoming first-person shooter Far Cry 5 to be one of the most highly anticipated video games in 2018, with a plethora of fans excited at the pros...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 March 2018
Far Cry 5 Will Feature Drop-In Co-Op with a Catch

Far Cry 5 Will Feature Drop-In Co-Op with a Catch

Ubisoft expounded on Far Cry 5’s drop-in drop-out co-op today, noting that it won’t be as functional as some players may have been expecting. Specifically, Far Cry 5 will allow a secondary player t...

By Rory Young on 26 March 2018
Far Cry 5: Meet The Residents of Hope County

Far Cry 5: Meet The Residents of Hope County

Ubisoft recently unveiled a teaser trailer for Far Cry 5 that welcomed players to Hope County, Montana. Shortly after, the company pulled back the curtain on Far Cry 5‘s cover art, which depicts a...

By AJ Caulfield on 23 March 2018
Here's Why Far Cry 5 Doesn't Have Towers or a Mini-Map

Here's Why Far Cry 5 Doesn't Have Towers or a Mini-Map

Ubisoft has a lot of plans for Far Cry 5 to make it one of the most unique offerings in the franchise, including the omission of towers and a mini-map. Now, Ubisoft has opened up about why it is ma...

By Boston Blake on 22 March 2018
Far Cry 5 is a Smart, Savvy Evolution of the Series

Far Cry 5 is a Smart, Savvy Evolution of the Series

While developer Ubisoft has been criticized at times for remaining complacent in the way it goes about creating sequels to its most famous franchises, the company’s lineup for the rest of this year...

By Cody Gravelle on 22 March 2018
Far Cry 5's Boomer Wants to Be Your Fave Video Game Dog

Far Cry 5's Boomer Wants to Be Your Fave Video Game Dog

Far Cry 5 is going to bring players right in the middle of the United States, and what’s more American than having a dog close by at one’s side? In a recent set of tweets, Ubisoft put Far Cry 5‘s d...

By Mark Knapp on 22 March 2018
Far Cry 5: How to Unlock Peaches the Cat

Far Cry 5: How to Unlock Peaches the Cat

Far Cry 5 offers a wide variety of companions for players to complete missions with, but Peaches the mountain lion is one of the more unique options available.

By Matt Morgans on 21 March 2018
Far Cry 5 Used to Create Popular Maps from Call of Duty, CS: GO

Far Cry 5 Used to Create Popular Maps from Call of Duty, CS: GO

Gamers are taking to the arcade mode in Far Cry 5 and creating spot-on recreations of iconic gaming maps from other franchises like Counter-Strike and Call of Duty.

By John Jacques on 21 March 2018
Far Cry 5 Launch Trailer Details Hope County's Chaos

Far Cry 5 Launch Trailer Details Hope County's Chaos

The video game company Ubisoft officially releases the launch trailer for the first-person shooter Far Cry 5, detailing the chaos in its fictional Hope County setting.

By Kyle Sledge on 21 March 2018
Far Cry 5: How to Unlock the Widowmaker Truck

Far Cry 5: How to Unlock the Widowmaker Truck

Players looking to obtain one of the best vehicles in Far Cry 5 should take the steps necessary to unlock the devastatingly powerful Widowmaker semi-truck. Here’s how.

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2018
Far Cry 5: How to Get A Plane for Free

Far Cry 5: How to Get A Plane for Free

One of the most efficient ways to travel in Hope County, Montana in Far Cry 5 is by air, so here is where players can find a free plane in the early parts of the game.

By Dalton Cooper on 21 March 2018
Far Cry 5 Players are on Hunt for Bigfoot

Far Cry 5 Players are on Hunt for Bigfoot

Far Cry 5 players are on the hunt for Big Foot, trying to put together evidence that the mythical creature may be lurking in the wilderness of Hope County, Montana.

By Anthony Taormina on 21 March 2018
Far Cry 5 Director Discusses Setting and Themes

Far Cry 5 Director Discusses Setting and Themes

Ever since the reveal of Far Cry 5 in May of this year, there has been widespread speculation about whether the decision to set the game in America will prove controversial. The game’s creative dir...

By Matt Morgans on 17 March 2018
How Long Will Far Cry 5 Take to Beat?

How Long Will Far Cry 5 Take to Beat?

Just ahead of E3 2017, Ubisoft revealed some early details about Far Cry 5, the latest installment in the wildly popular open-world FPS series. The studio confirmed rumors that the title would take...

By Brad Jones on 17 March 2018
Far Cry 5 Offers Familiar Thrills in a New Setting

Far Cry 5 Offers Familiar Thrills in a New Setting

It hasn’t been that long since players last jumped into the world of Far Cry, which makes Far Cry 5 feel like reconnecting with an old friend. Ubisoft isn’t shying away from that fact either, but i...

By Anthony Taormina on 17 March 2018
Far Cry 5 Gameplay Trailer Reveals Game's Cast

Far Cry 5 Gameplay Trailer Reveals Game's Cast

One thing we’ve been looking forward to most at E3 2017 is a new trailer for the highly-anticipated Far Cry 5 and now the time has finally arrived. After a range of small reveals in the weeks leadi...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 02 March 2018
5 Things You Didn't Know About Far Cry 5

5 Things You Didn't Know About Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5 represents a radical departure for the series, which will come to the rural United States after sojourns into the frontiers of tropical islands and the Himalayas. Since leaks about Far Cr...

By Cody Gravelle on 20 February 2018
Ubisoft Plans to Release Fewer Games

Ubisoft Plans to Release Fewer Games

2017 was a strong year for Ubisoft. The publisher released several hit games with the likes of Assassin’s Creed Origins, Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, South Park: The Fractured But Whole, and new...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 February 2018
Far Cry 3: Classic Edition Coming Later This Year

Far Cry 3: Classic Edition Coming Later This Year

Today, the video game publisher and developer Ubisoft officially announced its decision to bring the first-person shooter Far Cry 3 to current generation systems, with the title set to receive a “C...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 February 2018
Far Cry 5 Will Be 'Different Experience' for Players

Far Cry 5 Will Be 'Different Experience' for Players

Far Cry 5 looks and feels like the kind of game that will mark a critical moment in Ubisoft’s frontier exploring franchise. While the series’ previous titles have had the same kind of storyline str...

By Cody Gravelle on 03 February 2018
Far Cry 5: Surviving The NPCs of Hope County, Montana

Far Cry 5: Surviving The NPCs of Hope County, Montana

Just like the company did last year with Watch Dogs 2, Ubisoft is announcing previously unrevealed games prior to next months annual E3 event. Earlier today, Far Cry 5 was formally announced, showi...

By Derek Nichols on 27 January 2018
Far Cry 5 Trailer and Release Date Revealed

Far Cry 5 Trailer and Release Date Revealed

Just a week after Far Cry 5 rumors started to swirl the official trailer and release date are here to make things official. The rumored Montana setting seems to have been correct, but players are n...

By Denny Connolly on 23 November 2017
Far Cry 5 Teaser Confirms Modern, Rural Montana Setting

Far Cry 5 Teaser Confirms Modern, Rural Montana Setting

Rural America, particularly the idyllic Midwest, is often seen as serene, picturesque, a sign of a simpler life – the perfect place to settle down. It appears developer and publisher Ubisoft thinks...

By AJ Caulfield on 22 November 2017
Far Cry 5 Cover Art Revealed

Far Cry 5 Cover Art Revealed

Following the recent release of Far Cry 5‘s teaser trailer depicting the game’s rural Montana setting in the fictional area of Hope County, Ubisoft has now released the forthcoming title’s cover ar...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 November 2017
Rumor Patrol: Far Cry 5 Story and Setting Details Leak

Rumor Patrol: Far Cry 5 Story and Setting Details Leak

A fresh leak about Far Cry 5 has revealed details about the game’s story, setting and even a love interest for its protagonist. Ubisoft officially announced Far Cry 5 last week, promising that the...

By Jasmine Henry on 14 August 2017
Rumor: Far Cry 5 Out in September, Western Themed

Rumor: Far Cry 5 Out in September, Western Themed

The next iteration of Far Cry could be out later this year according to new details surrounding a recent Red Dead Redemption 2 rumor. Several days ago a Montana newspaper reported that a live-actio...

By Rory Young on 07 August 2017
Ubisoft Teases Far Cry Announcement

Ubisoft Teases Far Cry Announcement

[Update – Ubisoft confirmed that its social media posting was a “throwback post” and not a tease.] Ubisoft posts what appears to teas...

By Jasmine Henry on 31 May 2017
Far Cry Primal Has Assassin's Creed, Far Cry 3 Secrets

Far Cry Primal Has Assassin's Creed, Far Cry 3 Secrets

Far Cry Primal players uncover some of the game’s cheeky references to other popular Ubisoft titles like Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon and...

By Cody Gravelle on 13 April 2017
Far Cry 4 (Yeti)

Far Cry 4 (Yeti)

While Far Cry 4’s human antagonists are nothing to laugh at, Kyrat’s real threat is the Himalayan oasis’s wildlife, which seems hell-bent on ripping protagonist Ajay to shreds at every available opp...

By Christopher Gates on 06 April 2017
Ubisoft Makes PS4 System from Stone for Far Cry Primal

Ubisoft Makes PS4 System from Stone for Far Cry Primal

Ubisoft releases a new video for the promotion of its forthcoming action-adventure title, Far Cry Primal, that features a PlayStation 4 made of stone. With Far Cry Primal launching in less than a wee...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 February 2016
Far Cry Primal Trailer Takes Gamers Back in Time

Far Cry Primal Trailer Takes Gamers Back in Time

Ubisoft releases a live-action trailer for Far Cry Primal that takes gamers on a trip through time, exploring the evolution of warfare all the way back to the Stone Age. For those Far Cry Primal fans...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 February 2016
Far Cry Primal Gets M Rating for Violence, Nudity

Far Cry Primal Gets M Rating for Violence, Nudity

According to Far Cry Primal‘s official rating from the ESRB, the forthcoming action-adventure game from Ubisoft is rated M for violence, nudity, and sexual scenes. The ESRB has given Far Cry Primal a...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 January 1970
Far Cry Primal Won't Feature Co-op

Far Cry Primal Won't Feature Co-op

Ubisoft officially announces its decision to drop co-op and multiplayer altogether in the forthcoming action-adventure release known as Far Cry Primal. According to Ubisoft’s Community Manager, Jason...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 January 1970