While Ubisoft is hard at work with Far Cry 6, the publisher is giving players a chance to get a slice of Far Cry 5 action , free for a limited time.
The Far Cry series has became one of the Ubisoft’s most popular franchises along with Assassin’s Creed.
For players who have never played Far Cry before, here is your chance as Ubisoft are offering Far Cry 5 free of charge for a limited time.
The official Far Cry Twitter account shared the good news with fans that the title will be free between August 5 – 8.
The post read “August 5th – 8th is your chance to play Far Cry 5 for free! Jump into Hope County solo or with co-op and take down a doomsday cult to bring back peace to the region. Want to play longer? Pick up the game for up to 85% off!”
The post announced a free weekend for Far Cry 5 running from August 5 through until August 8.
Players will be able to get their hands on the game through Ubisoft Connect or the Epic Games Store.
Here is the full schedule for Far Cry’s 5 free release:
- PC – Ubisoft Store August 5 2pm BST
- PC – Epic Games Store August 5 6pm BST
- PS5/PS4 – August 5 8:01 BST
- Xbox Series X/S/Xbox One – August 5 8:01 BST
- Stadia – August 5 6pm BST
It’s likely the title is on offer for free due to the delays on the upcoming Far Cry 6, although it will certainly be a good way to hype up the new release.
So if you’re thinking of giving it a go if you haven’t already make sure your quick as its on offer for this weekend only.
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