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Official Far Cry 3 Thread
Release Date: 9/4/2012

Well, as 2011 is coming to an end and all the new major franchise have been released for the year, its time to look at some new games coming out for 2012. What better way to start then with the new Far Cry game. As we may all know, Fry Cry 2 was gotten some bad reviews amongst us due to its repetitiveness. I was browsing Youtube when I came across the Far Cry 3 gameplay footage from E3. I must say I was pretty amazed at the graphics and story footage.

Seeing that no one else made this thread, I took the liberty of making it. I will be updating this thread with any new information about the game as well as trailers and videos. If you have the time, watch the gameplay footage as its pretty interesting. Enjoy!

Platforms: PS3, Xbox 360, PC

"Did I ever told you the definition of insanity?"

Edited by R4MP4G3 - 3/23/12 at 6:16pm
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Was waiting on this one, apparently nobody cares about Far Cry 3, pretty sure it's gonna be a great game.
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Was waiting on this one, apparently nobody cares about Far Cry 3, pretty sure it's gonna be a great game.

Yeah, I was surprised no one put this up yet. The news has been out there for a couple of months now. But anyways, I'm psyched for the release.
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I'm gonna have to wait. I'm currently playing FarCry2 and it's grind tastical. So much they could have done better.
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I'm gonna have to wait. I'm currently playing FarCry2 and it's grind tastical. So much they could have done better.

Dont worry, the lackluster ending makes the grind even worse.
I'll wait on this one. If they actually managed to get some semblence of a story into the game, or actual gameplay that ISNT 99% driving, it could be interesting; basically bring back FC1.

But I doubt thats even possible as none of the CoD-Kids would be able to stand "finding your own path" or "thinking".
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The last playing vid I saw made it look just like COD. I got bashed for saying it, but I tell it like it is.

Maybe someone can feel me in as to why Crytek didnt do Farcry 2.



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Yup, the vid in the OP is what I'm talking about. Points system....blah, regenerating health.....blah, run and gun.....blah
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I'm gonna have to wait. I'm currently playing FarCry2 and it's grind tastical. So much they could have done better.

Completely agree with this. The grind is worse than in AC:1 and Just Cause 2. I got about 7 hours into the game and quit from boredom.
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This game will be awesome. Thanks for making the thread. thumb.gif
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Completely agree with this. The grind is worse than in AC:1 and Just Cause 2. I got about 7 hours into the game and quit from boredom.

I'm doing my best to keep going and trying to spice up my traveling, but it gets REALLY OLD having guys come out of now where to ram you with their vehicle. The AI is just too "simple." I loved the laziness of not programming any friendly A.I. Just make everyone the enemy. Also the respawning enemies at every station instantly is just crap.

The only real thing keeping me going is the fire system. It's about the only cool thing in the game.
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This looks promising. I like how they went back to the tropical island theme like FC1. Hopefully the learned from the mistakes they made with FC2 and make this much better.
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