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I want it to play it and Dishonored but I've heard both of their stories are MEh. I am drawn by interesting stories, and solid SP gameplay. I enjoy games that give you tools to do stuff: Bioshock, Skyrim, Batman AC, so those type of games interest me.

WHat do you guys think?
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Buy Far Cry 3. You will not regret it. It's awesome game
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Far Cry 3 hands down. I enjoyed it a lot more then Dishonored.

I really enjoyed the stealth aspect to it and it has a pretty good storyline.
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FC3 yes, Dishonored at the price.. no...
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I love Far Cry 3. It is a lot like the Fallout games, which I guess is like Skyrim (I have never played Skyrim). You can play the missions, but then also spend a ton of time doing side missions.
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Far Cry 3 is great, but it has some issues with optimization, at least from what I can tell. Dishonored will run a lot more smoothly, and if you really enjoy the Bioshock art style, you'll enjoy Dishonored's. However the stealth in Dishonored is EXTREMELY silly. It's funny, however when you're going in for a serious experience, and you shoot a fire bolt at someone and they disintegrate in front of another guard who says "What is it?" it's hard to keep a straight face. So take that into consideration. Dishonored gives you more variety in the tools you can use to dispatch enemies, however there certainly feels like there's a ton more to do in Far Cry 3.

Overall I'd recommend Far Cry 3.

Or you could opt out from both and pre-order Bioshock Infinite biggrin.gif
    
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Yes on Far Cry 3. The only reason people complain about the story is because they don't like how the villains play out and that the story is actually how a story is supposed to be. Build up to climax, climax, then a relaxing last couple of hours/chapters. It is a great story with great voice actors.

But seriously, buy it now.
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Far Cry 3 is incredible, dishonored was good but FC3 is more worthy thumb.gif
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Far Cry for sure. good stuff. haven't played dishonored yet but it's on my list.
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If you like the AC series then you will probably like Far Cry 3, they share a lot of game mechanics. Personally I enjoyed Dishonored a lot more than Far Cry 3, but neither were great games from my point of view, both of them get my "meh". Story-wise, both games have an "OK" story, but Dishonored is much more story-driven than Far Cry 3. If I had to pick one of the two, I'd go with Dishonored.
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