Far Cry 3
Completionist Info


Episode Number 48
Date Released November 30th, 2012
Completionist Rating Buy It!
Link Here Comes a New Challenger! Far Cry 3: A Rumble In The Jungle - The Completionist
Far Cry 3 is an open world,action-adventure first-person shooter video game developed mainly byUbisoft Montreal in conjunction with Ubisoft Massive, Ubisoft Red Storm, Ubisoft Shanghai, and Ubisoft Reflections, published by Ubisoft forMicrosoft Windows, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3. The game was released on November 29, 2012 in Australia, November 30 in Europe, and December 4 in North America. A stand-alone expansion titled Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon was released on April 30, 2013.

Far Cry 3 is set on a tropical island between theIndian and Pacific Oceans. After a vacation goes awry, protagonist Jason Brody must save his friends, who have been kidnapped by pirates and escape from the island and its unhinged inhabitants.

As the third installment in the Far Cry seriesFar Cry 3 was critically acclaimed upon release, with reviewers praising its world design, open-ended gameplay and story, while the game's multiplayer mode was criticized. Following the game's success, Ubisoft announced a sequel, Far Cry 4.

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The Completionist Edit

Jirard reviewed Far Cry 3 for the forty-eighth episode of The Completionist, as well as the second episode of Here Comes a New Challenger! To date, it is the final episode of Here Comes a New Challenger.

Jirard and Greg don't know what to expect of the game, since it doesn't have much to do with the first two games. However, after playing, he hails the story as the best in the series, while Greg describes the graphics as impressive but choppy. He also compliments the controls and voice acting, and the world as immersive, thanks in part to the lack of load screens. Jirard gives some props to the method in which Jason heals himself, as well as the upgrade system. Greg i also fond of the side quests and the vehicle systems, despite the occasional challenge in driving them.

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