Far Cry 6 leaks have been on the loose for a while, and it seems that all of those leaks were fully legitimate, as Ubisoft finally spilled the beans on the project. We will be having a new story and new characters for the upcoming game, and with Ubisoft announcing this Sunday, fans are extremely hyped up for it. We have gathered all the recent updates and information regarding the show, so here is everything you need to know about the upcoming Far Cry 6 Release Date.
What are the recent leaks and updates of Far Cry 6?
The Far Cry franchise has been very busy these days, and according to the latest leak, the next game in the franchise is only a few months away. The last game in the franchise Far Cry New Dawn made its way into the market back in February 2019, and it has been over a year that fans have heard anything from the company, however, the wait is finally over, if the leaks are anything to go by. Far Cry New Dawn was set 17 years after the final events of Far Cry 5, and the game returned with a new story where the community tried to build everything from scratch after “the Collapse” destroyed everything in Far Cry 5.
But that is in the past, and its time to get excited about the upcoming sixth installment, and it’s going to be way more intense than any of the previous entries. For the past few days, numerous leaks started circulating the internet, and when things finally got out of hands, Ubisoft was left with nothing other than acknowledging all the developments, which they did through a new teaser featuring the main boss of the imminent game.
— Far Cry (@FarCrygame) July 10, 2020
The official tweet read ‘Anton would not be pleased. See you on Sunday at #UbiForward,’ and the main antagonist of Far Cry 6 will be Anton Castillo, who will be played by none other than Giancarlo Esposito, the same man behind Gus Fring of Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul. Apparently, it is clear from the tweet that Ubisoft will be revealing the official footage of the game this coming Sunday, so prepare yourself for some epic action.
The primary leak was from Hong Kong’s PlayStation Store, and according to it, Far Cry 6 will be developed as the first entry for the upcoming next-gen consoled, Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5. The game will be released on Xbox One and PS4 as well and a special upgrade to the next-gen consoles will be given top the customers for free who buys it for the latter systems. The game is reportedly set in the tropical regions of Yara, a paradise of a place that hasn’t changed with time.
The main antagonist, Anton Castillo will the dictator ruler whose prime focus of restoring his army to its former glory has shattered everything for the common people. He is aided by his son, Diego in his madness which has sparked a revolution that will only end in blood.
What are the Features of Far Cry 6?
The features of Far Cry 6 include:
- Fight for freedom: Play as the main protagonist Dani Rojas, a local to learns to be a warrior to liberate Yara from the tyranny of Anton Castillo.
- Yara torn apart: Fight against Castilo’s men to put an end to his shenanigans in the city of Yara.
- Biggest Far Cry playground to date Guerrilla Firepower.
When is Far Cry 6 Release Date?
Far Cry 6 is expected to release on 18th February 2021. We expect to hear more on 12th July 2020 when Ubisoft makes the official announcement.