Far Cry New Dawn, a completely fledged follow-up to open global shooter Far Cry five made its debut all through the Game Awards 2018 rite in Los Angeles.
A trailer for the sport published this is set years after an international nuclear disaster, with Ubisoft confirming that now not simplest is it set 17 years after the bombs have dropped however that it takes position in Hope County, Montana, the fictitious atmosphere of the former sport.
In the promo, a voice-over units the scene as we catch glimpses of the nation-state, adopted via a worrying stand-off outdoor a agreement that leads right into a montage of explosions, gunfights and vehicular mayhem involving a canine.
*SPOILER WARNING FOR THE ENDING OF FAR CRY five*
If you have not finished Far Cry five and don’t need the finale spoiled for you, forestall studying now.
Okay, no turning again now.
The plot set-up for the sport is a continuation of at least one of the vital conceivable endings in Far Cry five, which noticed the armageddon predicted via villain Joseph Seed become true. In the final moments of the sport’s ultimate cutscene, a nuclear explosion is noticed within the distance.
Far Cry New Dawn has you taking part in as a survivor of mentioned cataclysm who will have to assist their allies fend off a marauding staff known as the Highwaymen, led via Mickey and Lou, the sisters noticed within the trailer who’re referred to as The Twins.
According to Ubisoft, the participant will be capable to craft makeshift guns and cars in a house base known as Prosperity the place they are going to stumble upon “familiar faces”. In the trailer, this type of cobbled in combination fingers is noticed in motion within the type of a tools disc launcher.
A brand new addition to the collection is Expeditions, a collection of distinctive missions set in several places throughout the United States the place the participant has to get their arms on a cache of fabrics after which make their break out.
As with earlier instalments, you are able to rent AI characters to help you all through struggle or rope in a chum for co-op.
From the appearance of it, Far Cry New Dawn keeps the intense color palette of the former sport, and the Walking Dead / Mad Max survival vibe is a neat new route to take the collection in. However, there may be indisputably a way that Ubisoft is also both dashing this out or taking one thing supposed as DLC for Far Cry five and padded it out.
Far Cry New Dawn is ready to unencumber in February, little over a 12 months after Far Cry five hit cabinets. The re-use of Hope County as a atmosphere most probably way the similar map design as neatly. Something equivalent took place with Far Cry Primal, the unnumbered name launched between FC four and five that was once billed as an entire new sport however was once discovered to have reused parts of the map from FC four.
Hopefully Ubisoft nonetheless has some new methods up its sleeve for the franchise.
Far Cry New Dawn is launched on February 15 2019 for Xbox One, PS4 and PC