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The days when you could just buy a game safe in the knowledge that you were getting all of that game are long gone. Now big games are routinely carved up into increasingly Byzantine packages of pre-order bonuses and day one DLC. In which spirit Ubisoft has released details of the Far Cry 4 season pass, which will include an exclusive launch-day mission, a new PvP multiplayer mode, five missions with Hurk, and maybe even a Yeti or two.

The season pass will go for $30 and include the following:

The Syringe – Available from launch exclusively for Season Pass holders, players must keep a rare and potent recipe from falling into the hands of Pagan Min’s forces. Playable in single-player and co-op, players will need to ensure that he does not use its devastating effects on the rebel forces.
Escape from Durgesh Prison – Ajay and Hurk have been rounded up and tortured in Yuma’s prison. Team up with a friend to escape and survive the hostile lands of Pagan Min’s Kyrat.
Hurk Deluxe Pack – Five missions, playable in single-player and co-op, including Yak Farm, Blood Ruby and Hurk’s Redemption are available. Access an arsenal of new weapons including a harpoon gun for Hurk.
Overrun – Team up as Rakshasa or Golden Path in this PvP mode and control a series of neutral locations across Kyrat’s countryside to protect them from being overrun by your opponents.
Valley of the Yetis – Ajay’s helicopter has crashed on an unforgiving Himalayan ridge. Explore the frozen landscape and find tools to upgrade your camp and protect it from a dangerous cult when night falls. With single-player and co-op options, players will not be alone, but in the darkest caves players will have more to fear than just the cult as the yetis await their prey…

It looks to be a fair chunk of content, but it's a fair chunk of change for an up-front DLC purchase, too—even at a 20 percent discount off the combined, separate purchase prices. The game and the pass are also available in an all-in-one Far Cry Gold Edition, but at $90 there's no further discount for getting it that way.

Far Cry 4 comes out on November 18.



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IS THAT A YETI!?
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Am I the only one who doesn't like the use of DLC's anymore? I mean, games are getting expensive man...
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Am I the only one who doesn't like the use of DLC's anymore? I mean, games are getting expensive man...
  1. Make graphics a main selling point.
  2. Developing games becomes increasingly expensive due to high graphical expectations.
  3. Have to find creative ways to squeeze customers to offset development cost.
  4. This will surely end well for my company.

Can't wait for the great video games crash of 2015.
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$90 video games.... sigh... rolleyes.gif
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Am I the only one who doesn't like the use of DLC's anymore? I mean, games are getting expensive man...
It's easily come to point where a game costs $100 now. Also something like farcry where the community online will be gone after a few months its very difficult to justify $100. Oh well, it's not like we dint cry about this when the intial DLC stuff started.
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IS THAT A YETI!?

Have to leave it to Ubi to take out the coolest prey/predator in the main game, but place it in the dlc. thumb.gif
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Am I the only one who doesn't like the use of DLC's anymore? I mean, games are getting expensive man...

I'm with you. The Gold Edition will be on sale soon enough.
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Games have been hitting the $100 range with this season pass bs. Problem is. Gamers are to herp derp to notice and buy it regardless.
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Looks like I'm waiting for the steam sale on this one.
 
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Well I won't be buying this because I refuse to be lured into the world of DLC. I have yet to buy a DLC package for a game of my own. I miss the old days of expansion packs that actually brought an abundance of new content and were even new games at times just utilizing the same engine. mad.gif

After this though I also have a good mind to hold out on the game until a sale just to spite them.
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