Far Cry Series News


Far Cry Classic launch trailer shows off console transition

By Steve Watts, Feb 12, 2014 10:30am PST

Far Cry Classic has launched on consoles, and Ubisoft released a new launch trailer to show off the port.


"Can the 64-bit version patch still be easily downloaded from somewhere. I have the original disc ..."

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Far Cry Classic coming revamped to Xbox 360 and PS3 next week

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 07, 2014 9:45am PST

After a strange spot of confusion, Ubisoft has announced that Far Cry Classic will indeed be coming to North America--next week, in fact. Ubi's HD revamp of the series-sparking shooter was included in the European equivalent of the Far Cry Compilation, but, for whatever reas...


"If they take away lean they would have to change the gameplay balancing."

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Far Cry Compilation celebrates series' 10th anniversary

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 07, 2014 11:30am PST

Far Cry Compilation will celebrate Far Cry's 10th anniversary by bringing Far Cry 2, Far Cry 3, and Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon to PS3 owners on one single disc.


"Should really re-install FarCry back to my computer and just disappear into that tropical ..."

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Far Cry 4 namedropped by composer

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 08, 2013 5:00pm PDT

Given how massively successful both Far Cry 3 and Blood Dragon were, it's unsurprising Ubisoft would work on a sequel. And given that the number 4 follows the number 3...


"Far Cry 3 is such a great game, I'm looking forward to this game just as much as I'm looking ..."

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Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon sells over half a million, exceeds expectations

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 27, 2013 1:00pm PDT

Hey, remember when Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon won over the love of the internet? Well, it sure made bank.


"Way to go Ubisoft letting your game designers get creative and make something off the wall fun ..."

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Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon inspired by campy modern movies

By Steve Watts, Apr 30, 2013 5:00pm PDT

Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon was inspired by recent pulp-action cinema, as creative lead Dean Evans became enamored with movies like Hobo with a Shotgun.


Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon review: radically similar

By Steve Watts, Apr 30, 2013 9:31am PDT

Far Cry 3 takes a trip to 80s pulp action movies in Blood Dragon. Does the new setting spark renewed interest?


"I played through most of Far Cry 3 (got to the second island and got burnt out from all the ..."

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Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon walkthrough trailer summons cyber-dragons

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 25, 2013 6:00am PDT

You may already have seen proper gameplay footage from Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon after it leaked through Uplay, but any commentary on it was mostly likely a teenage YouTuber hurling obscenities. No, what you want is creative director Dean Evans narrating eight minutes of actio...


Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon soundtrack available for pre-order on iTunes

By Steve Watts, Apr 24, 2013 2:30pm PDT

Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon's soundtrack is now available to pre-order on iTunes.


"Is it too much to expect one of the tracks to have vocals by Stan Bush?"

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Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon diary talks to hero Rex Colt

By John Keefer, Apr 18, 2013 10:15am PDT

Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon is a campy homage to action movies and heroes of the 1980s, In that vein, Ubisoft has released a new developer diary going behind the scenes with Michael Biehn, the voice of the game's star Sgt. Rex Power Colt.


"Not sure about the game itself, but I sure am loving everything they're doing to advertise it so ..."

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Blood Dragon: The Cyber War live action short features ninja cyborgs

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 16, 2013 3:30pm PDT

Fans of the 80s have one more reason to be enthralled with Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon: a live action short film.


"Blood Dragon is awesome, if for no other reason than it's a much desired return to the 80's. It ..."

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Ubisoft creative director wants to make more Blood Dragon

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 11, 2013 9:15am PDT

"If you look at what happened after Rambo 3 and Robocop 3, shit just went haywire. We tried to encapsulate that," Blood Dragon's creative director told us.


"He's crying in his shower for the failure that DNF was... no he's not"

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How Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon was made in less than six months

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 11, 2013 9:00am PDT

"Sure, we could've made another island with new weapons," Blood Dragon creative director XXX said. But instead, he took the opportunity to pitch a concept he's always wanted to do.


"OK I can see that. For $10 bucks, sure why not. $15, I'll hesitate... but the art style is ..."

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Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon's animated trailer is a retro throwback

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 11, 2013 1:16am PDT

The animated trailer for Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon will make you want to wear your jammies, turn on some Saturday morning cartoons, and eat some Batman cereal.


"anyone who likes this idea and hasn't played Saints Row: The Third, you're missing out. it's ..."

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Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon listing reveals possible date, more 80's references

By Steve Watts, Apr 08, 2013 9:00am PDT

Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon briefly held a detailed description on Xbox Live Marketplace, which revealed a possible May 1 release date and more 1980s references.


"seeing as there is a playable copy on torrent, its not a joke. I havent played it, but Ive read ..."

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