What you need to know
- After being leaked on PlayStation Network, Far Cry 6 was officially announced at Ubisoft Forward.
- Far Cry 6 takes place on fictional tropical island of Yara.
- You can check out the first screenshots in the gallery below.
- Far Cry 6 is scheduled to release on February 18, 2021.
During yesterday's Ubisoft Forward event, Far Cry 6 was officially revealed. While we're still waiting to see gameplay foortage, Ubisoft has a released a batch of screenshots for the game. You can check out all these screenshots in the gallery below.
Far Cry 6 takes place in the fictional tropical country of Yara, which is ruled by the El Presidente Anton Castillo. Castillo is portrayed by Giancarlo Esposito, an accomplished actor well-known for his role as Gustavo Fring in Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul. Players take on the role of a freedom fighter named Dani Rojas, who can be a man or a woman.
Far Cry 6 is currently set to be available on February 18, 2021. It'll release on Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC, PS4, PS5 and Stadia. If you buy the game on Xbox One or PS4, you'll be able to get a free upgrade to the Xbox Series X or PS5 version respectively. We don't have a lot of details at to exactly what those enhancements will contain beyond 4K resolution.
Burn it all down
Far Cry 6 features the largest world of any Far Cry game ever. Using molotov cocktails and a variety of weapons, you'll need to fight tooth and nail to bring down the regime of Anton Castillo.
We may earn a commission for purchases using our links. Learn more.
Update 4: Trump gives blessing to TikTok sale to Microsoft
TikTok may soon be owned by Microsoft. The company is reportedly in talks to buy out the U.S. portion of TikTok amid a rumored Trump administration order for TikTok owner Bytedance to divest. On Monday, President Trump says he does not oppose the sale so long as it is done by September 15.
Bing might be in for a very Microsoft-y rebrand
You may want to prepare to say goodbye to Bing's iconic "B" logo. It appears Microsoft is at least mulling a move to rebrand the search engine to "Microsoft Bing" with a new logo in tow.
Even if you don't love Wonder Woman, this Edge extension is glorious
Need to add a little more spice to your new tab pages in Microsoft Edge? How about a little Wonder Woman 1984 art? Surely you can't say no to that.
Complete list of Xbox One Dolby Atmos games
Dolby Atmos creates a realistic, immersive soundscape, but is not featured in every game. These are all Xbox One games with baked-in Dolby Atmos support so far.