Far Cry 4

Far Cry 4

Introduction

Created by Ubisoft, Far Cry 4 was originally released in 2014 across various platforms. The series is a thematic one, meaning that other than a few reoccurring ideas and throwaway lines, it has no storyline connections with the games that came before it. The setting is much different from the previous three games as well; rather than taking place in a tropical climate, Far Cry 4 is set in a mountainous region. Owing to the success of Far Cry 3, this game wound up being the series’ fastest-selling installment, selling seven million copies a little over a month after its release date.

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Far Cry 3

Far Cry 3

Introduction

Far Cry 3 was originally released in 2012 across multiple platforms. It was created by Ubisoft, the company behind Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, Beyond Good & Evil, the Assassin’s Creed series, and many other notable games. Despite being the third entry in the series, this game features a plot unconnected with its predecessors. Far Cry is a thematic series – that is, the installments feature reoccurring ideas rather than following a single story or group of characters. One of the themes prevalent throughout the series is the idea of an outside force invading a paradise and turning it into hell on Earth for its native inhabitants.

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