*Contains minor early-game spoilers, most of which could be considered common knowledge*
Far Cry 3 is all about the world and all that inhabit within it. It’s alive. There are a lot of things that the game does well: the gun play is really good and the melee and takedowns work as well as well as they should. Even the storyline, which you would not ordinarily expect much in a sandbox game such as this, is intriguing and the characters have personality. Above all though, many of the unnecessary features and detail is what makes the world really come alive. Continue Reading
Ubisoft have today released a new trailer for their upcoming game, Far Cry 3. Title “Stranded” it follows the main protagonist, Jason Brody, his girlfriend and friend as they go from backpacking on the Far Cry 3 to being kidnapped and running for his life from the ever so slightly mad Vaas. It’s clearly a trailer designed to set up the backstory for the game. If it keeps up this level of action and intensity throughout the game Ubisoft could be onto a sure winner.
You’ll be able to play the game on September 7th 2012. Let’s just hope Ubisoft don’t package their awful always-on-DRM with the PC version.
For more information on Far Cry 3 check out the official website: http://far-cry.ubi.com/far-cry-3/en-GB/home/