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Friday3rd Nov 2023

  • News Far Cry 6's PS5, PS4 Post-Release Support Is Now Finished

    Dani's done

    Ubisoft is notorious for its impressive post-release support, even when it comes to single player games like Assassin’s Creed Valhalla. And to be fair, Far Cry 6’s lifespan has been quite long, with the title originally launching in 2021 and getting multiple updates and expansions thereafter. But in a message on the franchise’s...

Wednesday30th Nov 2022

Tuesday27th Sep 2022

  • News Ubisoft Seems to Think Far Cry 6 Was Game of the Year

    Well, it was someone's GOTY

    Branding around Ultimate Editions of games has always been a little weird, but it's never funnier when a publisher hands itself a Game of the Year Edition for something that didn't exactly set the world on fire. Enter Ubisoft with a Far Cry 6 Game of the Year Upgrade Pass that's just been spotted on the backend of the...

Friday5th Aug 2022

  • News Play Far Cry 6, Including Its DLC, for Free This Weekend


    In an exciting development for those of us without weekend plans, Far Cry 6 is now available to play for free, including all of its DLC, until 7th August. In addition, players won over by this promotion will be able to purchase various versions of the game with up to 60% off, until 17th August. That's a massive amount of content to dive into...

Friday25th Mar 2022

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  • News Last Far Cry 6 DLC, Starring Joseph Seed, Is Out on Tuesday

    The final oorah

    Far Cry 6 will round out its post-launch content offering next week with the final DLC instalment centred around villains from previous entries. We've had Vaas from Far Cry 3, Pagan Min of Far Cry 4 fame, and now it's the turn of cult leader Joseph Seed from Far Cry 5. Titled Collapse, this concluding expansion once again uses the...

Thursday6th Jan 2022

  • News Second Far Cry 6 DLC, Starring Pagan Min, Is Out Next Week

    Far Cry 4 villain returns

    Far Cry 4 villain Pagan Min is the star of the next Far Cry 6 DLC, scheduled to release next week on 11th January 2022 for PlayStation 5 and PS4. It'll be available standalone for £11.99/$14.99 or as part of the season pass, and will once again be more of a rogue-like experience that dives "the depths of the villain’s...

Friday17th Dec 2021

  • News Danny Trejo® Is Now in Far Cry 6 on PS5, PS4

    He just wants to make tacos

    Danny Trejo® – who, according to Ubisoft’s press release, is now a registered trademark – has been added to Far Cry 6 in a couple of free missions. It seems the actor will play himself, as you fight alongside him against Antón Castillo’s resistance in order to help him make his “world-famous tacos”...

Thursday11th Nov 2021

  • News Far Cry 6 Vaas Insanity DLC Out Next Week

    Featuring rogue-like elements

    The first bit of paid Far Cry 6 DLC will launch on Tuesday for PlayStation 5 and PS4, featuring Far Cry 3 villain Vaas. The classic character will be playable in the expansion, which is said to feature rogue-like elements. "Starting with nothing more than a pistol to defend themselves, players will need to find new...

Tuesday2nd Nov 2021

  • News Large Far Cry 6 Patch Prepares Game for DLC, Fixes Bugs

    Available to download now

    Far Cry 6 has just deployed its first big patch since launch, and it prepares the game for a bit of free DLC, makes some gameplay updates and quality of life changes, and then fixes some bugs. It weighs in at 18.391GB on PlayStation 5, and the Ubisoft blog says the PS4 specific update will be "between 49 GB and 60 GB...

Tuesday5th Oct 2021

  • News Far Cry 6 Isn't Out Yet, But YouTubers Are All Over Its Secrets

    QR codes tease upcoming projects

    Ubisoft has got pretty good at teasing future projects in its current games, and Far Cry 6 is no different. While the game isn’t out yet – and a Push Square review is still several days away as we only got access today – YouTubers are already uncovering secrets, and sharing them all over the web. Specifically,...

Thursday23rd Sep 2021

  • News There'll Be No Ray Tracing in Far Cry 6 on PS5

    Restricted to PC for now

    Ray tracing is a relatively nascent technology, so it’s perhaps not surprising that developers are taking their time to get to grips with it. We reported last week that Gran Turismo 7 will restrict the nifty reflection technology to replays, and now Far Cry 6 is shunning the feature entirely – on next-gen consoles like...

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Tuesday31st Aug 2021

  • News Far Cry 6 Sure Does Look Like Far Cry in Latest Previews

    Same old, same old

    The embargo on a new wave of Far Cry 6 previews has just lifted, allowing various outlets the chance to share their first thoughts based on four to five hours of gameplay. The overwhelming theme quickly materialising is that the sixth entry is absolutely more Far Cry rather than a new take on the series. That was to be expected...

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  • News Far Cry 6 Gameplay Reveal Coming This Friday

    Check out the teaser

    Ubisoft is ready to lift the lid on Far Cry 6 with a full gameplay reveal this Friday, as teased in the short trailer above. The show starts at 5:30pm BST / 6:30pm CEST / 9:30am PDT / 12:30pm EDT. With Giancarlo Esposito's likeness and voice used throughout the teaser, we expect he'll play a large role in the gameplay glimpses...

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  • News Far Cry 6 Delayed Past April 2021

    Avatar, Rainbow Six: Quarantine also pushed back

    As part of its second-quarter earnings call earlier today, Ubisoft delayed a number of its upcoming PlayStation 5 titles due to the continued impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Far Cry 6, originally scheduled to launch in February 2021, will now release between April and September of next year. The same...

Monday13th Jul 2020

Sunday12th Jul 2020

  • News Far Cry 6 Officially Revealed for PS5, PS4

    Launches next year

    Far Cry 6 has been officially announced. Ubisoft's big surprise for the end of its just-finished live stream was ruined by leaks, but at least we have a sinister CG trailer now. It focuses on Anton Castillo, main antagonist and dictator of fictional country Yara, and his son, Diego. The country is in the midst of a revolution,...

Friday10th Jul 2020