Far Cry 6 has leaked ahead of Sunday’s Ubisoft Forward event. The game is set in the tropical island of Yara and stars Giancarlo Esposito. According to the PlayStation Store listing, the game is releasing on 18 February 2021 on PS4, PS5, Xbox Series X, PC and Xbox One. In addition, owners of the PS4 version will get a free upgrade to the PS5 version. It is most likely the same situation for Xbox One owners too. The leak arrives a few weeks after we heard rumours about the game’s existence including gameplay details such as jetpacks and a bigger open-world to explore.
[perfectpullquote align=”full” bordertop=”false” cite=”” link=”” color=”#F55500″ class=”” size=”21″]Welcome to Yara, a tropical paradise frozen in time. As the dictator of Yara, Anton Castillo is intent on restoring his nation back to its former glory by any means, with his son, Diego, following in his bloody footsteps. Their ruthless oppression has ignited a revolution”[/perfectpullquote]
Players will take on the role of Dani Rojas, a native of Yara and join a faction called Rojas in the fight to liberate the country. Yala is a tropical island and claims to be the most extensive Far Cry playground in the series to date. The island includes beaches, jungles and Esperanza the capital city.
Expect the Fangs For Hire system to return called Amigos. Furthermore, all the explosive action you are used to from the series. Employ makeshift weapons, vehicles burn the tyrannical regime to the ground.
Expect more Far Cry 6 details this Sunday during the Ubisoft Forward event. You can tune into the reveal starting at 20:00 SAT. Remember, viewers can snatch a free copy of Watch Dogs 2 by watching the stream and signing into their Ubisoft account during the presentation. Find out more here.