Far Cry 3

PC, PS3, XB360 / Action / Release: Dec 4, 2012 / ESRB: M

Far Cry 3 PS3-exclusive 'High Tides' coming January 15

By Steve Watts, Jan 11, 2013 11:30am PST

Far Cry 3's "High Tides" pack, which includes two new chapters to serve as the epilogue of the co-op campaign, will hit PlayStation 3 next Tuesday for free.


Weekend Confirmed 143 - Far Cry 3, The Walking Dead, Tera

By Jeff Mattas, Dec 14, 2012 11:00am PST

Weekend Confirmed is back for another episode, and this time, Shacknews' John Keefer has flow in to join Garnett Lee, Jeff Cannata, and "Indie" Jeff Mattas. Far Cry 3, The Walking Dead, and Tera are just a few of the games under scrutiny this time around.


Far Cry 3 multiplayer review: create, compete, collaborate

By Jeff Mattas, Dec 11, 2012 11:40am PST

Now that Far Cry 3 has been released into the wild, assess it's multiplayer components in our follow-up review.


Weekend Confirmed 142 - Bioshock Infinite, Far Cry 3, Guardians of Middle-earth

By Jeff Mattas, Dec 07, 2012 11:00am PST

Weekend Confirmed is back for another round with Garnett, the two Jeffs, and Nikole Zivalich. Bioshock Infinite, Far Cry 3, and Guardians of Middle-earth are just a few of the games covered on this week's show.


Far Cry 3 getting exclusive co-op DLC on PS3

By Steve Watts, Dec 04, 2012 9:30am PST

Far Cry 3 is getting an exclusive co-op DLC pack on PlayStation 3, showcasing the final chapters of the co-op story as the group attempts to escape the island.


Weekend Confirmed 141 - Far Cry 3, Skulls of the Shogun, Darksiders 2

By Jeff Mattas, Nov 30, 2012 11:00am PST

This week, 17-BIT's Jake Kazdal joins Garnett Lee, Jeff Cannata, and "Indie" Jeff Mattas to talk about a host of great games, including Far Cry 3 and Skulls of the Shogun.


Far Cry 3 10-minute launch trailer welcomes you to the jungle

By Jeff Mattas, Nov 28, 2012 3:15pm PST

Far Cry 3 gets a new ten-minute launch trailer that gives a thorough breakdown of what players can expect to encounter.


Far Cry 3 trailer details co-op campaign

By Jeff Mattas, Nov 27, 2012 12:00pm PST

Far Cry 3 gets a new trailer highlighting its separate co-op campaign, which highlights a separate storyline and four different playable characters.


Far Cry 3 trailer shows off map editor

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 26, 2012 4:30pm PST

Making your own Far Cry 3 maps will be as simple as slopping down some terrain, painting on foliage, then plopping in plops. Ubisoft today released a new trailer for the open-world FPS's in-game map editor, which will let players make levels for multiplayer and single-player...


Far Cry 3 single-player review: 10-ton guerrilla

By Jeff Mattas, Nov 21, 2012 12:00pm PST

We go on a tropical vacation turned horribly wrong in Far Cry 3, Ubisoft Montreal's latest entry in the open-world first-person-shooter series. Is it a fun experience, the definition of insanity, or both?


Far Cry 3 trailer shows of multiplayer mayhem

By John Keefer, Nov 20, 2012 3:00pm PST

Far Cry 3's single-player has been the focus of much of the news coming out of Ubisoft, especially with the game set for release on December 4. But a new trailer offers a glimpse of the new multiplayer modes, as well as letting the winning team's best player choosing the fat...


Far Cry 3 trailer is a vacation gone wrong

By Steve Watts, Nov 07, 2012 1:45pm PST

Ubisoft has released a story trailer for Far Cry 3, detailing the protagonist's journey from a hard-partying vacationer to gun-toting badass.


Far Cry 3 trailer introduces Hoyt and his rules

By John Keefer, Oct 24, 2012 1:15pm PDT

Far Cry 3's drug-induced jaunt through a tropical island paradise continues to get more interesting with the introduction of a new bad guy to hate. A new trailer shows off Hoyt, a human trafficker that you will need to eliminate with the help of one of his key lieutenants.


Minecraft PC to get a Far Cry 3 pack

By John Keefer, Oct 16, 2012 12:35pm PDT

Remember that old Reese's commercial where two people collide and get their peanut butter and chocolate mixed up? Well, Ubisoft and Mojang have run into each other and put a bit of Far Cry into Minecraft with a new map and texture pack coming later this month.


Far Cry 3 preview: Down the rabbit hole

By Kat Bailey, Oct 10, 2012 9:00pm PDT

Everything you need to know about Far Cry 3 is bound up in a quote from Alice in Wonderland that appears near the beginning of the adventure: "For some minutes Alice stood without speaking, looking out in all directions over the country -- and a most curious country it was."...