One of the most successful franchises of Ubisoft is Far Cry. This video game series is not only thrilling interesting and has numerous new and old characters. The creators are coming back with Far Cry 6.
This announcement was out during a forward presentation by Ubisoft and shows that Far Cry 6 has a Caribbean setting. It also has almost everything from the previous game. Here are all the recent updates that you need to know about this new game.
What is going to be the release date for Far Cry 6?
To everyone’s surprise, there is a release date for this new game, which was out during its official announcement. Even with the coronavirus pandemic going on, Ubisoft has set February 18, 2021, as the premiere date for Far Cry 6. This new game will be releasing on Xbox One, Xbox series X, Play Station 4, Play Station 5, PC, and Google stadia.
This announcement of a release date, along with the new game’s statement, was extremely unusual. But never the less everyone is super excited about it. The Far Cry 6 game will also get a season pass, which will have remarkable content. The details of this content are not out yet.
Apart from that, Far Cry 6 will also have three unique and different editions for the players to choose from. The players will have to purchase these editions that have various features and multiple benefits. The gold edition, ultimate edition, and collector’s edition are the three types of special editions for Far Cry 6.
What is the plot for Far Cry 6?
As already mentioned above, the new game set in the Far Cry series will be the Caribbean Islands. On Yara, a fictional Island, it will be the home of Anton Costillo, a dictator, and an influential person. He calls himself ‘El Presidente’ and is also one of The Far Cry series’s most quirky villains.
The character of Anton Costillo likes to control people and have absolute power. The new game trailer reveals that Costillo is trying to influence his son to follow in his footsteps. He wants his son, Diego, to continue his legacy of dictatorship.
There are also rumors that other iconic villains of the Far Cry series like Pagan Min and Vaas Montenegro are also going to feature in Far Cry 6. But there is no confirmation about the return of these villains by the developers of the game.
One of the most popular fan theories that were doing rounds was that there is a lot of similarity between Diego and Vaas Montenegro. Fans are speculating that this is not a coincidence. There has to be some explanation for this striking similarity.
The protagonist of the game is Dani Rojas, who is a soldier fighting against Costillo. The makers are not releasing more details about this character, but it can be male and female.
The Far Cry franchise is massive, and all the fans are incredibly excited about this new game in the series. The best part is that even after adding new features and different storylines, Ubisoft tries to retain its original features.