Far Cry 5: a tightly centered sandbox shooter about taking the struggle on to the supply and oooooooooooh is fishing rod? Excuse me for the following three hours.
Far Cry 5 is going to gamescom 2017, the place fortunate attendees can go arms on. for those who can’t make it to Cologne, otherwise you’re unsure whether or not it’s value braving the big queues, don’t fear: Arekkz is right here to assist.
The demo construct Ubisoft appears to be touring round was additionally on present at E3 2017, however the writer wasn’t permitting seize at the moment, so the one footage we obtained was tightly managed. Now it’s slackened the reins a little bit bit and allowed us to get a have a look at actual human folks taking part in by way of (in addition to a new slab of official Far Cry 5 footage).
Well, to be trustworthy: I’m unsure the playstyle within the 13 or so minutes beneath is actually indicative of the way you or I’d play Far Cry 5, as a result of it doesn’t spend as a lot time partaking in aimless open world pursuits as the beautiful panorama suggests is perhaps pleasurable. I’m positive whatever Far Cry 5’s story is about (cow tipping, or one thing?) it’s completely fascinating, however I’ll be spending the primary 12 hours crafting new wallets out of salmon pores and skin earlier than I even begin the marketing campaign missions, similar to everybody else.
Far Cry 5 releases in February for PC, PS4 and Xbox One. It’s the primary important collection entry since 2014’s Far Cry four, after a little bit of wander into spin-off territory with 2016’s pre-historic Far Cry Primal.
Bringing Ubisoft’s trademark open world FPS to US soil has not been uncontroversial, however we’re fairly excited to push over some cows, so no matter.