With Far Cry 3, players step into the shoes of Jason Brody, a man alone at the edge of the world, stranded on a mysterious tropical island. In this savage paradise where lawlessness and violence are the only sure thing, players dictate how the story unfolds, from the battles they choose to fight to the allies or enemies they make along the way. As Jason Brody, players will slash, sneak, detonate and shoot their way across the island in a world that has lost all sense of right and wrong.
This year at PAX and at E3, the Far Cry 3 booth urged folks to either shave their hair into a mohawk, to resemble the main villain Vaas, or to get a tribal tattoo, resembling the one that the main protagonist Jason has, in order to score a free copy of the game. In my mind I thought, in no way is a permanent tattoo, or even a month looking like a jackass worth a free copy of Far Cry 3. I am now eating those words. Far Cry 3 might be one of the most fun, open world FPS games that I've ever played, that I would have happily shaved my hair off for (but probably still wouldn't get a tattoo). It all starts pretty straight forward. You, your brothers and a few friends embark on a vacation to an island paradise. You party, you drink, you go clubbing, and eventually skydive... Read Review