Gameplayer has gone live with hands-on impression of highly anticpated sequel Far Cry 2, being developed by Ubisoft and not the original's creator Crytek (of Crysis fame). It includes four screenshots that may be new.
"Rivers are like highways in the game. You can use them to move quickly around the map and reach your objectives, but you're obviously quite exposed when you do it. When you're on the river you can spot zebra whose 'needs based' AI has deemed that they should get a drink. It's just a shame there are no predators in the game – we would've loved to see a crocodile whose 'needs based' AI has determined that they should eat a zebra. Or better yet, you. That would've been kinda cool. "Sorry we're late honey, traffic on the river was a bitch, and a crocodile was all up in my face and stuff…""