Far Cry 3

Spotlight

Key events

1st December 2012

Face-Off: Far Cry 3

21st November 2012

Far Cry 3 review

15th August 2012

Far Cry 3 Gamescom trailer

1st August 2012

Far Cry 3 co-op trailer

Image

Remember Uwe Boll? Someone's made a documentary about him

"I don't have a lot of respect to other people."

Image

Digital FoundryFar Cry Classic Edition is a barebones PC port

It's still a huge upgrade over the last-gen console releases.

Image

The best PC games

Old and new, this is our pick of the PC games you should play today.

Image

PlayStation Now game rentals could cost $4.99/$5.99

User-interface mock-up mentions price.

Image

Far Cry: The Wild Expedition is a compilation

UPDATE: Release date updated, Far Cry Classic now available.

Image

Deus Ex: Human Revolution lead was canned from starring in Far Cry 3

"It's like I'm losing work because Jensen is so popular.”

Image

PlayStation Plus adds Far Cry 3, Giana Sisters and Dragon's Dogma

Vita gets Street Fighter x Tekken and Touch My Katamari.

Image

So, what's happening with Prince of Persia, Beyond Good & Evil 2 and Far Cry 4?

They're all cooking, but which one's on the top shelf of the oven?

Image

What is Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon?

Leaked boxart points to a downloadable spin-off.

Image

Far Cry 3 patch that resets outposts is out now on all platforms

Also adds new extra hard "Master" difficulty and allows you to remove the HUD.

Image

Watch the BAFTA Game Awards live on Eurogamer

UPDATE: Dishonored takes top honours, but Journey scoops up five awards.

Image

Far Cry 3 outpost reset, master difficulty coming

"Your skills as a master of the Rook Islands will be tested."

Image

BAFTA 2013 video game nominations revealed

Journey, The Walking Dead, Far Cry 3 and Dear Esther highly praised.

Image

Far Cry 3's Deluxe Bundle contains all the game's pre-order DLC for Ł7.99

Adds six missions, four predators and four weapons.

Image

This week on Outside Xbox

The New Year's Far Cryathlon, Ron Gilbert on Disney and the latest on Aliens.

Image

FeatureDevelopers' Games of 2012

Levine! Molyneux! Dean Hall!

Image

FeatureGames of 2012: Far Cry 3

Paradise through a rifle sight.

Image

Far Cry 3's writer argues critics largely missed the point of the game

"It's like a scavenger hunt where people aren't collecting the first clue.”

Image

Far Cry 3 patch will allow you to tailor the HUD/UI

Because who wants to read mission prompts when you're being attacked by a tiger, amirite?

Image

UK chart: Wii U games miss top 10 as Call of Duty retains crown

Far Cry 3 enters second with 9th biggest launch of the year.

Image

PC Far Cry 3 problems negated by setting Uplay to offline

UPDATE 2: Tada! All fixed says Ubisoft.

Image

Digital FoundryFar Cry 3 Gameplay Performance Video

Dropped frames and screen-tear dominate the console gameplay experience on both formats.

Image

Digital FoundryFar Cry 3 Cut-Scene and Traversal Performance Video

Like-for-like scenes across cut-scenes and gameplay compared on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.

Image

Digital FoundryFar Cry 3 Xbox 360 vs. PC Comparison Video

Console takes on computer and does pretty well in what should be a very one-sided comparison.

Image

Digital FoundryFar Cry 3 PlayStation 3 vs. PC Comparison Video

An i5-powered PC with GTX 670 flexes its muscles against the more humble PS3.

Image

Digital FoundryFar Cry 3 Xbox 360 vs. PS3 Comparison Video

Head-to-head, overall impressions are of a very close piece of cross-platform development work.

Image

Be sure to download the "critical" day one patch for Far Cry 3 on PC

To benefit from an "optimal game experience".

Image

Ubisoft in talks with Valve to get Assassin's Creed 3 and Far Cry 3 on Steam in the UK

Suggests buying from Uplay and other digital shops while you wait.

Image

Far Cry 3 review

Sunny delight.

Image

10 more screenshots of Far Cry 3

Villages! Helicopters! Towers! Crouching! Hats!

Image

What's the difference between Tomb Raider and Far Cry 3's islands?

"Theirs is much more of a tropical aesthetic, ours is a more forested look."

Image

Elder Scrolls series a "huge" inspiration for Far Cry 3

But doesn't want to repeat "arrow to the knee" repetition.

Image

EGXPre-order Assassin's Creed 3, Far Cry 3 at Eurogamer Expo for exclusive bonus

Numbered lithographic prints available while stocks last.

Image

Far Cry 3 PC system specs revealed

Find out what it takes to punch a shark on the highest setting.

Image

EGXUbisoft brings top talent to Eurogamer Expo developer sessions

Far Cry 3, Assassin's Creed 3 and Splinter Cell: Blacklist developers all in the house.

Image

VideoFar Cry 3 Gamescom trailer

Probably wouldn't go here on holiday.

Image

Ubisoft: Far Cry 3 violence justified by story

"One mistake games can make is to simply not acknowledge it."

Image

Far Cry 3 co-op includes unique areas, characters, story

Fresh footage unravels some of the island's mysteries.

Image

Far Cry 3 pushed back to November

Something to cry about.

Image

EGXAssassin's Creed 3 playable at Eurogamer Expo

Ubisoft announces line-up for September show, also including Just Dance 4.

Image

FeatureActual New Games of 2012: The Half-Time Verdict

We pass judgement on the candidates from January and add a few to the list.

Image

EGXFar Cry 3, Ghost Recon Online and ShootMania playable at Rezzed

Ubisoft puts support behind next month's PC and indie games show.

Image

VideoFar Cry 3 trailer debuts co-op gameplay

Four players online, two players split-screen.

Image

VideoFar Cry 3 trailer is completely bonkers

Trippy NSFW teaser shoots up.

Image

Far Cry 3: Insane Edition revealed with new trailer

Includes exclusive one hour single-player mission.

Image

Far Cry 3 multiplayer beta announced

Two week testing period on consoles this Summer.

Image

FeatureFar Cry 3 Preview: Trouble in Paradise

Does Far Cry's multiplayer sink or swim?

Image

Pre-order to get Far Cry 3: The Lost Expeditions Edition

Includes two exclusive missions and a flare gun.

Image

Video5 minutes of Far Cry 3 gameplay

High time you had a look.

Image

Fresh Far Cry 3 screenshots fire in

Tropical shooter coming 6th September.

Image

VideoFresh Far Cry 3 teaser is full of swears

Full trailer reveal coming tomorrow.

Image

Assassin's Creed 3, Splinter Cell: Retribution coming this year?

UPDATE: Ubisoft says report "inaccurate" but "we're thrilled and kind of amused".

Image

New Far Cry 3 screenshots

Another glimpse of Ubi's tropical sequel.

Image

FeatureFar Cry 3

No man’s an island.

Image

Ancel attacks gratuitous FPS violence

Devs should take inspiration from movies.

Image

VideoExtended Far Cry 3 gameplay

Over seven minutes of Ubi's epic.

Image

Ubisoft announces Far Cry 3

Back to a tropical island.

Image

Far Cry 3 reveal at E3 2011?

Evidence builds and builds.

Image

Far Cry 3 appears on retailer sites

Collector's Edition on offer too.

Image

Ubisoft writer confirms Far Cry 3

It's the naughty corner for this man.