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    Ubisoft® takes players to new heights with Far Cry® 4

    UBISOFT® TAKES PLAYERS TO NEW HEIGHTS WITH FAR CRY® 4

    Sequel To The #1 Rated Shooter of 2012*









    London, UK — May 15, 2014 — Today, Ubisoft announced Far Cry® 4, an open-world, first-person shooter that delivers the most expansive and immersive Far Cry experience ever. Far Cry® 4 will be available November 21 in the UK for PlayStation 4® computer entertainment system, PlayStation® 3 computer entertainment system, Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system, Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft and Windows PC.

    Development on Far Cry® 4 is being led by Ubisoft Montreal in collaboration with Ubisoft’s Red Storm Entertainment, Ubisoft Toronto, Ubisoft Shanghai, and Ubisoft Kiev.

    In Far Cry® 4, players find themselves in Kyrat, a breathtaking, perilous and wild region of the Himalayas struggling under the regime of a despotic self-appointed king. Using a vast array of weapons, vehicles, and animals, players will write their own story across an exotic open-world landscape.

    “Following the success of Far Cry 3, we wanted to take the franchise to the next level and create a game that will surprise players and exceed fans’ expectations,” said Dan Hay, Executive Producer. “Given the unique setting, we feel Far Cry® 4 will stand out as a top first-person shooter and we’re eager to reveal more about the game in the coming months.”

    Customers who pre-order Far Cry® 4 will receive the Limited Edition which includes Hurk’s Redemption, a series of three action-packed single-player missions featuring the popular character Hurk from Far Cry 3’s DLC. The Limited Edition also includes Hurk’s signature harpoon gun called “The Impaler”. The pre-order is now available at all major retailers.

    Fans can tune into Ubisoft’s Media Briefing at E3 for an exclusive first look at Far Cry® 4.

    More information about Far Cry® 4 also can be found at: www.farcrygame.com.

    For the latest news on Ubisoft collectible merchandise, please visit and like the page www.facebook.com/ubicollectibles.


    *Based on Metacritic as of 12/18/2012

    About Ubisoft
    Ubisoft is a leading creator, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment and services, with a rich portfolio of world-renowned brands, including Assassin’s Creed, Just Dance, Tom Clancy’s video game series, Rayman and Far Cry. The teams throughout Ubisoft’s worldwide network of studios and business offices are committed to delivering original and memorable gaming experiences across all popular platforms, including consoles, mobile phones, tablets and PCs. For the 2013-14 fiscal year Ubisoft generated sales of €1,007 million. To learn more, please visit www.ubisoftgroup.com.

    © 2012-2014 Ubisoft Entertainment. All Rights Reserved. Far Cry, Ubisoft, and the Ubisoft logo are trademarks of Ubisoft Entertainment in the US and/or other countries. Based on Crytek’s original Far Cry directed by Cevat Yerli. Powered by Crytek’s technology “CryEngine.” “PlayStation” is a registered trademark of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.
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    I'm ready for some more Far Cry action. It has been too long.



    I thought AC4BF felt very FC3 like, so I enjoyed that, but will be happy to have some modern weapons back.

    Also I will miss the tropics, but it should still be good.

    Can't wait for some video to start dropping.
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    Yeah I thought they said early predictions for next generation consoles Far Cry 4 would be March 2015. Now it got bumped up.
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    I was happy as hell when I saw the elephants on the pre-order image. They looked so cool!
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    Super excited, November is too far away!
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    I can't wait and am looking forward to diving in with the community of mappers again. I think I might map PS4 this time around, we will see as the launch gets closer.
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    ah, so the ridable elephant is probably only in the Hurk DLC then.

    And yea, I totally get the feeling that Far Cry 4 is going the crazy-drugs-satirical Far Cry 3 route in terms of story, which I don't mind to be honest. I loved Far Cry 3, even it's story, for what it was.
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    Brilliant can't wait nice one thanks.
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    I could see some James Bond setting where your skiing down the mountain and other bad guys behind ya shooting.
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    I don't care about season pass... but if ubi would make one this means that the game will be more supported than FC3 (hopefully).
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