The award-winning franchise that stormed the tropics and climbed the Himalayas now brings its innovative open world sandbox gameplay to a time when humans were not at the top of the food chain but were fighting to climb it, bringing together massive beasts, breathtaking environments and unpredictable savage encounters. Far Cry Primal puts you in the role of seasoned hunter TAKKAR, the last surviving member of his hunting group. Arriving in the majestic and savage land of Oros, you will pursue one single goal; survive in a world where humans are the prey.
When Far Cry 4 graced my console, I fully expected to unleash chaos in the Himalayan-inspired Kyrat, while mostly enjoying the same old activities I've grown to love in Far Cry 3. I totally did. Far Cry 4 certainly added some refinements from its predecessor, but when looked at as a whole, it was largely a similar experience to the 2012 shooter. However, I do commend Ubisoft Montreal with trying out something different with Blood Dragon, a spin-off game running on the same engine as Far Cry 3. The entire game was a parody of FPS games, pop-culture, and 80s and 90s references. It worked. But perhaps it worked because it still used the same foundation as the fantastic Far Cry 3. I will admit that Far Cry Primal hasn't been on my most anticipated list. I was more eager... Read Review