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Far Cry 4 – Welcome to Kyrat

Ubisoft Blog: "Announced today, Far Cry 4 will release this year on November 18 in the US and November 20 in EMEA territories. The game will be available on both generations of consoles – PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 – along with Windows PC." (Far Cry 4, PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One)

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The_Infected  +   163d ago
Yes!! I've been waiting for this game to be announced. Can't wait to play it.
-Foxtrot  +   163d ago
God I hope it has air vehicles in it.

Far Cry 3 was amazing, I honestly can't wait for this

Hurk is back aswell, I hope they have a good explanation of how he ended up in Kyrat. Plus a harpoon gun aswell lol.
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Lukas_Japonicus  +   163d ago
Yeah, i enjoyed Far Cry 3 more than i did Far Cry 2, although the story was pretty undermining for me. The world was fun to explore and the gameplay was good too, loved using the bow.

I'm a little disappointed that it's a cross gen title, but im still looking forward to it.
ZodTheRipper  +   163d ago
Far Cry 3 is better than lots of first person shooters in many departments. It was a great game with room for improvement so I'm hoping that they can make it even better. I was just hoping that it will be next gen only so that they don't have to worry about old hardware.
NewMonday  +   162d ago
initially enjoyed Far Cry 3 but it turned excessively repetitive and the story turned juvenile, the more I played the more stupid it became, it was like the worst B movie you could watch.
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gaffyh  +   162d ago
I don't get why everyone's announcing stuff before E3. This would have been an epic announcement at E3.
Revolver_X_  +   162d ago
I agree with NewMonday on the repetitive part. There just wasnt much to do in the massive world. I hope they add alot more side content.
ramiuk1  +   162d ago
i just hope stealth has been improved more.
loved every minute of farcry 3 though and if ps4 and xbone look as good as FC3 did on my pc i will be more than happy.
Supporter  +   162d ago
It looks like they are capitalizing on the whole VAAS thing from the last game. Psychotic enemy boss makes for good entertainment. :D
AliTheSnake1  +   162d ago
Wow, releasing this fall. Way earlier than I thought. Given the time it was announced.
XxExacutionerxX  +   162d ago
I though Far Cry 3 was going to suck and I completely wrote the game off after buying Hitman. My girlfriend told me to buy the game after seeing the gameplay footage. Wow, Best Title of 2012
Buljo  +   162d ago
The fact that it's a cross-gen title means it will run on PC pretty much the same as FC3. Which is a good thing.
Crazay  +   162d ago
I enjoyed Far Cry 3 - i didn't love it but it was a damn fine game by all accounts. I sure hope they have a new/properly optimized engine for Next Gen systems.

here's hoping that Ubisoft can maintain their launch schedule with this one because the last 2 blockbuster titles have missed their original release. I'm looking at you Watch Dogs and Division.
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HonestDragon  +   162d ago
I can't wait to hear more. Far Cry 3 was my 2012 Game of the Year. Maybe Far Cry 4 will make it high on my best games list this year, too. Either way, I'm very eager to learn more. :D
Pro Racer  +   162d ago
Been a fan since Far Cry 2, which was incredible at the time (as well as being bugopolis). Far Cry 3 improved on a lot of aspects of FC2 and had one of the most memorable villains of modern gaming.

Looking forward to what's in store for us in FC4! It would be amazing if it was built with CryEngine 3!
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That-Guy  +   162d ago
So Gordon Ramsay is the villain.
Future_2015  +   163d ago
Pc version for sure
ZodTheRipper  +   163d ago
PS4 ...and a year later on PC with mods ;)
I'm actually currently playing through FC3 again with Ziggys Mod 3.0.
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starchild  +   162d ago
Far Cry 3 was an amazing game and it looked so good on PC. I'm really happy about this announcement. :)
tee_bag242  +   162d ago
That's for sure
Pro Racer  +   162d ago
Looking forward to playing this on PC on Ultra with mods!
Xsilver  +   163d ago
Am i the only one that thinks the Case looks terrible compared to Far Cry's 3 Case
http://img.ozgameshop.com/p...
Far Cry 4
http://blog.ubi.com/wp-cont...
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-Foxtrot  +   163d ago
I hope it doesn't going the same way Saints Row did and go all out silly.
ZodTheRipper  +   163d ago
Terrible is not enough to describe how awful it looks ...this might win worst cover of the last 5 years.
shivvy24  +   163d ago
Box art is just horrible to look at, but its definitely going to be a great game
inmusicutrust  +   162d ago
Holy crap somehow ive never noticed the head in the sand....
darkslayer208  +   163d ago
I think that the game take place in some remote areas of India and Nepal..
starchild  +   162d ago
Which would be awesome. I really love settings in those places.
XANDEO  +   163d ago
Got the last one free on ps plus and absolutely loved it, day 1!!
LiQuiZoN  +   162d ago
If it requires UPLAY I will be skipping. I official do not support UPLAY or ORIGIN anymore. Steam is more than enough for me.

Also... X-Gen. (puke)
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Yukicore  +   162d ago
All Ubisoft games will have UPlay, and I don't think it's going down anytime soon. It would, if it would be a PC exclusive client. But UPlay accounts are also integrated in console games by UBi.

It's their online client and service that connects Ubisoft players throughout all platforms, that has in-game rewards and purchases and keeps players playing their games, and it won't go down for a while.

Deal with it.
Knushwood Butt  +   162d ago
What is UPLAY? I keep seeing Child of Light prompt me to create an account, but no thanks...
LiQuiZoN  +   162d ago
It is an additional service which requires your email so they can leech money from you. Advertising their products and selling your email to their partners. :-P

Point is. It really isn't needed and most could do without it. Ofcourse if you love putting your CC# in everyone's hands then don't complain when one of the 10 under-developed and unwanted services gets hacked. \

PSN I understand. They have a hardware platform.
XBL I understand. They have a hardware platform.
STEAM I understand. They have a software platform. (They were the pioneers, the first)

Ubisoft(UPlay)/EA(Origin) only make/publish games and now they want your information by creating a required service to play their games.

Don't say it is for "Rewards" because that is merely a ploy they added so you would fork over your information, which if far more valuable to them than some imaginary digital rewards which takes an artist a few hours to make.
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Knushwood Butt  +   161d ago
I thought so.

Thanks.

I won't be participating..
dale_denton  +   162d ago
they want me to pre-order without seeing gameplay? they want me to pre-order just by looking at a poster? HAHAHAHAH
imt558  +   162d ago
Cross gen title from Ubisoft. Not again. Expect then 900p on PS4 and 792p on Xbone.
starchild  +   162d ago
Also expect one of the best damn looking games of its time, just like the majority of Ubisoft games. Far Cry 3 is easily one of the best looking games on PC. If Far Cry 4 only runs at 900p or 792p on consoles it's probably because it is a demanding game with a lot of dynamic simulations and amazing graphics.
porkChop  +   162d ago
I'm really hoping they do a Blood Dragon 2 DLC for the game. I loved the feel/sound/look/etc of that game so much.
aLiEnViSiToR  +   162d ago
lol i was expecting this to be at E3 but ok... BRING ON THE WINTER !!!
BLuTheSecond  +   162d ago
LOL the PS3 and 360 get a version but no Wii U.

Wasn't the third one on the Wii U and wasn't Ubisoft the publisher that vowed to continue supporting the Wii U after everyone else jumped ship?
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spicelicka  +   162d ago
My god yess, Far cry 3 was one of the most amazing games i played last gen. Himalayas is a perfect setting, something new and I can only imagine how great it'll look in next-gen.

It would be amazing if they're using the Division's snowdrop engine for this.
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Mr Tretton  +   162d ago
The cover is terrible.
liquidhalos  +   162d ago
Welcome to Kyrat. Well if its anything like Farcry 3, i doubt ill be wanting to leave Kyrat for a very very long time. I cant wait!
XiSasukeUchiha  +   163d ago
Far CRY 4 yes, yes, yes, f yes. Thank you!
Kappa Mikey  +   163d ago
I'm surprised they didn't save this announcement for E3. Well I guess everyone already knew this game was in development.
Baccra17  +   163d ago
I was hoping it would continue the story from 3. Oh well. I hope Yeti make an appearance in this game.
McScroggz  +   163d ago
Awesome, but strange they didn't wait until E3 to drop the megaton.
Xsilver  +   163d ago
I'm guessing game-play at E3
e-p-ayeaH  +   163d ago
Far Cry as entered a new era of milking this is just the start prepare yourself.
spicelicka  +   162d ago
What how? It'll be 2 years from Far cry 3 by the time it releases.
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Steven3657  +   163d ago
yay
specialguest  +   162d ago
I read your "yay" in kermit's voice haha
Livecustoms  +   163d ago
2 Year Dev cycle ? especially for an open world game. Hopefully it's not a money grab... Anyway still looking forward to purchasing it. Far cry 3 was my best FPS last gen
colonel179  +   163d ago
"Hopefully it's not a money grab... "

2 year dev cycle AND cross-gen game. It sounds like money grab
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HeavenlySnipes  +   163d ago
Ubi is a huge development company

They listed about 4 studios working on the title concurrently. I doubt they butcher this considering Far Cry 3 was the best game they've put out since Assassin's Creed 2
theshredded  +   163d ago
u know this is UBISOFT dude,atleast 3 studios are working on this game so 2yrs is good
dark souls II had 2yrs and many others
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ginsunuva  +   162d ago
2 year dev cycle + random reveal + very early fixed release date + last gen consoles = not a good sign!

I really think they're trying hard to milk far cry while they still can cross-gen, like BF4.
ramiuk1  +   162d ago
aye cant wait until last gen gone.
imi think it held alot of games back so far.

watchdogs
bf4
fifa

the only game that was crap which i knew would be regardless was Ghosts
CocoWolfie  +   163d ago
i wonder if theyll have the same composer. i really liked the main song of far cry 3 so ! :3
ginsunuva  +   162d ago
Far cry 3 had music?

Oh yeah, you mean Skrillex, right?
fallacious  +   162d ago
Are you fucking kidding? Far Cry 3 had a pretty good soundtrack composed by Brian Tyler. Case in point the main theme: http://www.youtube.com/watc...
beebap  +   162d ago
Fallacious thanks for link..had actually forgot how much I loved that track brillant theme song.Also through farcry3 I discovered die antwoord with song I think your freaky.
liquidhalos  +   162d ago
Even if you cant remember the background theme music surely you remember this.

https://www.youtube.com/wat...
CoLD FiRE  +   162d ago
Only the main theme was good in Far Cry 3, the rest of the soundtrack was unmemorable. Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon, on the other hand, had an awesome soundtrack overall.
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7uff1  +   163d ago
No Wii U? Bad Ubisoft, bad, bad Ubisoft! Will play this happily on my PC tho, but i'm disappointed because the Gamepad was a great option to play this game and it was just thrown away. It could be a lot like the ZombiU's controls.(No hate on my controller preferences pls, idc about native 1080p)
badz149  +   163d ago
They said last gen and current gen only. Wii U is a inter-gen, so it doesn't count! Just joking, they mightvannounce it later like they did WD

But on a serious note, the Wii U is so insignificant, their biggest 3rd party supporter also don't seem to care that much anymore. It's like if theycare asked about will there be a Wii U version, they'll say "meh...depends!"
7uff1  +   162d ago
Yeah, I'm a little disappointed to see that but it is not a big deal since I can still play third party games on my PC, using the Gamepad is just a preference.
mushroomwig  +   162d ago
No Vita version? Bad Ubisoft!

Come on, be realistic now 7uff1.
7uff1  +   162d ago
Why wanting an Ubisoft game that will be out for PS3 and X360 to be also on Wii U is unrealistic? But I think I get your point, Wii U's 3rd party support is nearly dead, and Ubisoft is also dropping it.
Syakinta  +   163d ago
"The game will be available on both generations of consoles – PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 – along with Windows PC"

Hmm, it seems they forgot to mention that console...
e-p-ayeaH  +   163d ago
what console?
wodan  +   162d ago
U really don't know?
CernaML  +   162d ago
How are Wii supposed to know? U some kind of psychic?
Jughead3416  +   163d ago
Oh shit!!! Sweet gift while waiting for E3. And releasing this fall. Wow. Ubisoft has to be a top 3 third party game developer. Man they got assassins creed, the crew, the division, watchdogs, Rayman, child of light, farcry, all Tom Clancy franchises. No bad franchises.
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nope111  +   163d ago
I want to know how Ubi juggles its work force. Watch Dogs, Unity, and now Far Cry 4? a bit much.
I definitely see Far Cry 4 getting hit with a delay.
Omegasyde  +   163d ago
They have multiple offices like EA and Activision.

So they have different office doing different projects.

But I don't really expect this game in November 2014. Ubisoft likes to delay games. I hope I am wrong.
HumanAfterAll  +   163d ago
Well I know i'll be picking this up. Now to wait for November XD
Audiggity  +   163d ago
Sweet. Can't wait. I liked every Far Cry game (aside from Instincts of course)... even FC2.

FC3 was great.

One complaint - how can they already offer a pre-order bonus and not even have a trailer ready? That seems silly.
R0n0rve  +   163d ago
I wish it wasn't cross gen.... =\
TheTwelve  +   163d ago
YES...this makes up for the lack of Witcher 3 in 2014 for me.
tariqmma  +   163d ago
Oh yeah cant wait for this
Kennytaur  +   163d ago
Sweet, Far Cry 3 was great fun!
RandomGamer  +   163d ago
Holy Shit this year... wow didn't expect that , man my fall gaming continues to get better .
theshredded  +   163d ago
Holy F*** yeah!!!!!Farcry4 will be epic as hell!
Dchops  +   163d ago
Never played any of the Far Cry games yet, though I may just have to give them a try soon.
HRoach616  +   162d ago
Iv played FC2 and FC3. I honestly didn't care much for 2. But that was years ago. So maybe it was just me. But FC3 is in my personal top 5 games of all time. You don't need to play 2 to understand 3. So I would say start with 3. It's fantastic. Iv played it and beaten it about a dozen times at least.
You won't regret it.
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Nunchez  +   163d ago
Ah finally this is going to be fantastic. Far Cry 3 was one stunning game. But the real questions everyone are going to ask will be "Is it going to be 1080p 60 fps on X and Y console and will it be delayed?". It's really sad this gen has started out like this.
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cyclindk  +   163d ago
I'm not quite sure how to take this:

From one perspective, the PS4 box is in the Foreground of the image on that page, but in another it is also at the bottom of where the others are positioned... hmmm
cyclindk  +   163d ago
As good as the base game was, I preferred Blood Dragon, guess I needed my Star Wars fix, and still do, pretty badly.
Omegasyde  +   163d ago
I don't always drink beer, but when I do, I prefer Far Cry 4.

Stay thirsty, my friends.
e-p-ayeaH  +   163d ago
Hopefully the multiplayer is better this time around.
ColeMacGrath  +   163d ago
OHHHH YES!!!
Psychotica  +   163d ago
Remember to see a doctor for erections lasting longer than 4 hours. Can't wait to play this, Far Cry 3 was such a good game.
mrpsychoticstalker  +   162d ago
Doctors in Alabama are so far away. Farcry is going to be awesome
HRoach616  +   163d ago
With all the delays that seem to hit the games I'm looking forward to the most I'm gonna bet this was announced too early and it gets delayed till same time next year.
I pray I'm wrong because far cry 3 wasn't just one of my favorite games last gen, but one of my favorite games ever.
But these companies keep announcing things way to early and it screwes with production. Then it gets delayed. It's not fair. At the very least if they want to announce it then don't give a release date. Just say when it's ready. At least I understand that from a development standpoint.
hazard17remedy  +   163d ago
Hell. Yeah.
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