Far Cry 2 Latest News - PS3

  • Publisher: Ubisoft
  • Genre:Shooter
  • Developer: Ubisoft Montreal
  • Release Date:Oct 23, 2008
  • # of Players:1 player, 16 online
  • ESRB:M - Mature (Blood,Drug Reference,Intense Violence,Sexual Themes,Strong Language)
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Game Description:The Far Cry franchise continues its award-worthy ways with this impressive first-person shooter. Alone in the middle of a conflict between two warlords, your mission is to end the hostilities and take out a mysterious figure known only as "The Jackal." Enter a massive open world measuring over 30 square miles of stunning African landscape. With that much ground to cover, you'll need wheels, and you'll operate trucks, cars, boats, gliders, and more. Of course, there's plenty to destroy, and you'll use machetes, machine guns, sniper rifles, flame-throwers, or whatever gives you the best chance to take down your target. You'll experience real-time day/night cycles, amazing special effects, and more.
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Far Cry 2 News

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  • Ex-Ubisoft Creative Director Clint Hocking Picked Up By LucasArts

    Ex-Ubisoft creative director of the Splinter Cell franchise and Far Cry 2 design head Clint Hocking has teamed up with LucasArts to start work on an “unannounced project." Read More?

    Posted August 9, 2010

    Ex-Ubisoft Creative Director Clint Hocking Picked Up By LucasArts
  • Game Developers Choice Awards

    After first reporting the results of the Game Developers Choice Awards, you know all the facts of the nominees, winners and losers. Now, experience the pageantry of the gaming limelight as X-Play unleashes the video coverage of the event that pitted heavyweights such as: Metal Gear Solid 4, Fallout 3, Fable II, LittleBigPlanet, Left 4 Dead, Far...

    Posted April 10, 2009| 31 Comments

    Game Developers Choice Awards
  • 'Fallout 3' Wins Game Developers Choice Award

    Fallout 3 was honored with the coveted Game of the Year award at the Game Developers Choice Awards held last night in San Francisco. Bethesda's post-apocalyptic RPG beat out Fable II, Left 4 Dead, LittleBigPlanet and Grand Theft Auto IV for the honor. LittleBigPlanet took home the most awards -- Sony's PS3 platformer won nearly half of all the...

    Posted March 26, 2009| 48 Comments

    'Fallout 3' Wins Game Developers Choice Award
  • Game Developers Choice Awards Finalists Announced, 'LittleBigPlanet' And 'Braid' Lead

    Think Services has announced the finalists for the Game Developers Choice Awards. The awards take place in March during the company's Game Developers Conference. The company's press release noted that, "Media Molecule’s LittleBigPlanet leads the nominees for the awards with seven nominations, including the coveted Game of the Year...

    Posted February 10, 2009| 39 Comments

    Game Developers Choice Awards Finalists Announced, 'LittleBigPlanet' And 'Braid' Lead
  • X-Play's Best of 2008 Awards!

    X-Play is proud to present its Best of 2008 Awards on Tuesday, December 9th, at 8PM ET. This sixth annual awards program will highlight the best in gaming throughout the year. ' "It seems commonplace to expect and find every year to improve on the one before," says Adam Sessler, Host and Managing Editor, "X-Play." "But...

    Posted December 5, 2008| 219 Comments

    X-Play's Best of 2008 Awards!
  • First Set of 'Far Cry 2' DLC Announced With End Of Nov. Release

    Ubisoft has announced the "Fortune's Pack DLC" for Far Cry 2, which is set to release at the end of November for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. There is no mention of this content for the PC version of the game. The Pack will sell for $9.99 or 800 MS Points and include: Single-Player Mode - Three brand-new weapons Silenced...

    Posted November 21, 2008| 11 Comments

    First Set of 'Far Cry 2' DLC Announced With End Of Nov. Release
  • 'Far Cry 2' First 15 Direct-Feed Gameplay Footage (Xbox 360)

    Come with us into the first 15 minutes of Ubisoft's sandbox FPS Far Cry 2 as we try our best to demo the game's features while keeping our heads down. Malaria, multiple factions, bullets and fire... and a partridge in a pear tree. What more could you ask for? Far Cry 2 is available now for the PC, PS3 and Xbox 360. Far Cry 2 Direct-Feed...

    Posted October 23, 2008| 9 Comments

    'Far Cry 2' First 15 Direct-Feed Gameplay Footage (Xbox 360)
  • 'Far Cry 2' Launch Trailer

    To celebrate it's ship day (should be in stores tomorrow), Ubisoft Montreal gives us one last good piece of advice before diving headlong into the sandbox-FPS Fry Cry 2 (PC, PS3, Xbox 360)... BETRAY EVERYONE. Far Cry 2 Launch Trailer Watch Larger Version | Watch HD Version

    Posted October 21, 2008| 9 Comments

    'Far Cry 2' Launch Trailer
  • 'Far Cry 2' Launches Today

    It's a great day to be shopping for games today (maybe not so great for your wallet, but who cares!). You got your BioShock for your PS3 and Fable II on your Xbox 360. But that's not all because Ubisoft's FPS sequel, Far Cry 2, launches to both systems today including the PC. Set in a war-torn Africa, Far Cry 2 features the most gorgeous visuals...

    Posted October 21, 2008| 10 Comments

    'Far Cry 2' Launches Today
  • 'Far Cry 2' Map Editor Trailer

    Check out the epic Map Editor in the sandbox FPS Far Cry 2 from Ubisoft for the PC, PS3 and Xbox 360. From building your own majestic pyramids to the great canals of a venetian wonderland... create, share, and play with each other in your own customized environments. The "Cry" isn't too far away as the October 21st launch date...

    Posted October 16, 2008| 7 Comments

    'Far Cry 2' Map Editor Trailer
  • 'Far Cry 2' Becomes First PS Home's Space in Closed Beta

    Get your very own virtual, African savannah clubhouse as Far Cry 2 makes PlayStation Home history by becoming the first third-party "space" available on the PlayStation Home closed beta. Utilize PS Home to organize a great safari or poaching outing (whichever label you prefer) in Ubisoft's open-world FPS for the PC, PS3, and Xbox 360...

    Posted October 16, 2008| 18 Comments

    'Far Cry 2' Becomes First PS Home's Space in Closed Beta
  • 'Far Cry 2' Goes Gold, DRM Supported

    Ubisoft's anticipated FPS sequel, Far Cry 2, has now turned to gold as the company assures that it will make its retail debut this October 21. The game features gorgeous visuals and tons of detail as players explore a war-torn Africa. Also, Ubisoft has confirmed through its forums that Far Cry 2 will be using the SecuROM DRM technology for PC...

    Posted October 15, 2008| 1 Comment

    'Far Cry 2' Goes Gold, DRM Supported
  • 'Far Cry 2' Money, Blood, Diamond Trailer

    Ubisoft drops the latest trailer for their upcoming FPS sequel, Far Cry 2, arriving this October 21. Don't expect any I.O.Us from these guys if you don't have the necessary method of payments. Meet the title's friendly new cast, from the Smuggler to the outspoken Veteran. Far Cry 2's visuals are damn spectacular and it's one of the best looking...

    Posted October 10, 2008| 1 Comment

    'Far Cry 2' Money, Blood, Diamond Trailer
  • Ubisoft Visits 'South Park'

    Ubisoft's delivering some exciting titles this fall with Shaun White Snowboarding, Prince of Persia and Far Cry 2. So what better way to promote these awesome titles than to pay a visit to Cartman and his homies at South Park? Part of the company's $10 million launch campaign for Shaun White Snowboarding, Ubisoft purchased nearly all commercial...

    Posted October 7, 2008| 9 Comments

    Ubisoft Visits 'South Park'
  • 'Far Cry 2' Characters Revealed

    Thanks to the folks at VideoGaming247, nine playable characters have been revealed in Ubisoft's highly anticipated FPS, Far Cry 2. Boasting an international cast, players can become one of these characters as they're thrown in between a faction war in the beautiful landscape of Africa. Far Cry 2 will be out this October for the PS3, Xbox 360...

    Posted September 25, 2008| 8 Comments

    'Far Cry 2' Characters Revealed
  • X-Play Presents The Best Summer Games

    Posted: July 13, 2009

    15,807 Views | 02:33

  • Game Developers Choice Awards: Best Writing

    Posted: April 10, 2009

    2,728 Views | 01:39 | 1 Comment

  • Cry Engine 3 GDC 2009 Features Trailer

    Posted: March 26, 2009

    3,196 Views | 02:55 | 3 Comments

  • X-Play Best of 2008: Best Art Direction

    Posted: December 9, 2008

    2,742 Views | 01:49 | 1 Comment

  • X-Play Best of 2008: Best Shooter

    Posted: December 9, 2008

    7,291 Views | 01:37 | 8 Comments


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