Protagonists often play a big part in new game announcements, but it’s perhaps telling that Ubisoft has opted to wait until after Far Cry 4’s big coming out party to introduce you to Ajay Ghale – the character that you’ll be playing as in the forthcoming PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3 first-person shooter.

According to the French firm, the hero is a native to the fictional Himalayan region of Kyrat, and is described as a “devoted son”. It’s unclear exactly what his relationship with controversial antagonist Pagan Min is, but judging by the five minute gameplay trailer revealed during E3 2014, they appear to be familiar with each other.

We don’t think that there’s anything to get upset about in this piece of artwork, but we suppose that some people could take offence to that awful facial hair. We’re looking forward to the inevitable editorials...