Watch Far Cry 3 in Action Another addition to the Far Cry...



Watch Far Cry 3 in Action

Another addition to the Far Cry universe mildly stirred my fancy.  And that’s a meager “mildly” at that after the wishy-washy way Far Cry 2 performed (due in no small part to Far Cry creators Crytek having already moved on to bigger fish by then).

Ubisoft Montreal is back with another full-fledged sequel and it’s got my attention with this decent chunk of campaign footage.  You’ve got a menacing fucking antagonist spoutin’ poetical on the definition of insanity, you’ve got yourself suffocating moments of peril, stealthiness is rewarded with instant knife-kills, and the atmosphere is effectively working in Far Cry 3’s favor.

Open-world survival is a genre I’m just dandy with, and if Ubisoft Montreal can achieve where Far Cry 2 failed, my attention level will evolve to “rapt."  Far Cry 3 is pegged for September 4th on PC, PS3, and the Xbox 360, I’ll keep my eyes on it for you in the coming months.


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