Far Cry 2

PC, PS3, XB360 / Action / Release: Oct 21, 2008 / ESRB: M

New Far Cry 2 Trailer: Getting Paid to Blow Things Up

By Chris Faylor, Oct 21, 2008 1:37pm PDT

Ubisoft Montreal's open-world shooter Far Cry 2 (PC, PS3, 360) heads off to retailers today, so publisher Ubisoft has released a new trailer highlighting the sequel's story, guns, vehicles, swordplay, and explosions.


"Anyone know what that song that starts at 0:53 is? Sounds interesting."

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Far Cry 2 ATI Hotfix Patches Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Oct 20, 2008 9:45am PDT

ATI has released Far Cry 2 hotfix drivers for Windows XP and Vista, improving DirectX 9 and 10. PCGH has benchmarks comparing older drivers to...


"Years ago I remember reading magazines on the Geforce 3 and how it's "one step closer to Toy ..."

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Adult Swim Takes on Far Cry 2, Releases New Trailers

By Chris Faylor, Oct 20, 2008 9:45am PDT

Publisher Ubisoft has joined with Adult Swim to promote tomorrow's arrival of Far Cry 2 on PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. In addition to a...


"wow...those videos are dark. The contrast is just too extreme. The sad part is that many ..."

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Far Cry 2 Settles Into PlayStation Home, Brings Screenshots

By Blake Ellison, Oct 16, 2008 11:01am PDT

Ubisoft has released the first screenshots from the Far Cry 2 area of Home, the PlayStation 3's Second Life-ish virtual space and promotional...


"Every time I see home.. all I can think is... it will be cool for the first week or so when it's ..."

- Gwyndion see all 9 comments

Far Cry 2 Uses SecuROM DRM

By Chris Faylor, Oct 15, 2008 7:17am PDT

Publisher Ubisoft has confirmed that the PC its open-world shooter Far Cry 2, which hits alongside the PS3 and Xbox 360 editions on October 21,...


"If you buy the game you have nothing to worry about. Douchebag pirates are the only ones who ..."

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Far Cry 2 Gone Gold

By Chris Faylor, Oct 14, 2008 9:21am PDT

With just a few days left until Far Cry 2's retail debut on October 21, publisher Ubisoft just announced that the open-world shooter has gone gold...


"So, a friend of mine works at gamespot and I watched him play the Xbox360 version. Its not the ..."

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Far Cry 2 Trailer: Meet the Jackal

By Blake Ellison, Oct 10, 2008 5:02pm PDT

Ubisoft sent along a new trailer for Far Cry 2, in the works at its Montreal studio. Viewers are introduced to the Jackal--the player's primary objective--and all the shady characters one must go through in order to reach him. In development fo


"Why cant you buy and download this over in europe? you cany on steam, you cant on ubisoft.com ..."

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Far Cry 2 Interview: Glowing Arrows in the Jungle

By Nick Breckon, Sep 25, 2008 2:45pm PDT

Hardy LeBel has been around the multiplayer block. Lead designer on the original Halo multiplayer component, LeBel recently joined the team at...


Far Cry 2 Multiplayer Hands-on Impressions

By Nick Breckon, Sep 25, 2008 1:27pm PDT

The star of Far Cry 2 (PC, 360, PS3) multiplayer isn't the modes, or the levels, or even the guns--it's the map editor. After spending some...


Far Cry 2 Multiplayer Screenshots: Cars and Rockets

By Chris Faylor, Sep 23, 2008 4:28pm PDT

Publisher Ubisoft has released 15 new screenshots from Ubisoft Montreal's open-world shooter sequel Far Cry 2, providing a glimpse of the title's...


"Are they using actual weapon names in this game? Or is 'AK-47' open for free use?"

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Far Cry 2 Trailers: A Day in the Life

By Blake Ellison, Sep 23, 2008 11:47am PDT

Ubisoft has released a series of trailers from Far Cry 2, the shooter sequel for PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3. Five videos come together to show one day and one night of in-game time while dispatching roughly 30 bad guys and handing out at least 25 exp


"When he shot the "house" with the rocket launcher, there wasn't stuff flying around like in ..."

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Far Cry 2 Multiplayer Modes Detailed, No Demo

By Blake Ellison, Sep 19, 2008 2:32pm PDT

Ubisoft Montreal's upcoming open-world shooter Far Cry 2 (PC, 360, PS3) will have a full slate of multiplayer options, but won't come with a demo...


"Anyone else found the "Capture the Diamond"-mode a bit humorous -- maybe even tasteless?"

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Far Cry 2 Arrives October 21

By Chris Faylor, Sep 05, 2008 12:46pm PDT

Ubisoft Montreal's open-world shooter sequel Far Cry 2 (PC, PS3, 360) will hit North America on October 21 and Europe on October 24, the company...


"This game looks really awesome but I'm definitely getting SOCOM in October over anything else."

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Far Cry 2 Trailer Discusses 'Immersion'

By Chris Faylor, Aug 29, 2008 8:17am PDT

As Ubisoft Montreal continues to release new Far Cry 2 media, this trailer talks of the immersion elements in the open-world shooter that hits PC, PS3 and Xbox 360 this fall.


"This trailer really adds insult to injury for those of us that consider correct weapon functions ..."

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Far Cry 2 Trailer Offers Console Footage

By Chris Faylor, Aug 27, 2008 9:20am PDT

As Ubisoft talks up Far Cry 3, the publisher has provided new footage from the console editions of Far Cry 2. The open-world shooter hits PC, PS3 and 360 this fall.


"Seems a waste that they've built this really nice looking game and graphics engine, and all you ..."

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