Far Cry 4 delivers an unparalleled next-gen experience in an entirely new and massive open world. Hidden in the majestic Himalayas lies Kyrat, a country steeped in tradition and violence. You are Ajay Ghale. Traveling to Kyrat to fulfill your mother's dying wish, you find yourself caught up in a civil war to overthrow the oppressive regime of dictator Pagan Min. Explore and navigate this vast open world, where danger and unpredictability lurk around every corner. Here, every decision counts, and every second is a story. Welcome to Kyrat.
The Far Cry series is a peculiar franchise. What started off with stories of mutants and malaria quickly turned into an over-the-top shooter with fantastic stealth elements, a breathtaking open world filled with a myriad of activities and included some of the best baddies we've seen in video games for a long time. The series, for the lack of a better word, rebooted itself with Far Cry 3, and it was one of the best decisions Ubisoft Montreal could have made. To this day, I have no problem admitting that Far Cry 3 was my game of the year of 2012, story be damned. Suffice it to say, Far Cry 4 had a lot to live up to. At its core, Far Cry 4 doesn't stray too far from the formula that made the third game so damn fun, though the set up is slightly different and more believable.... Read Review