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Far Cry: New Dawn

A direct continuation of Far Cry 5, in which we find ourselves in a post-apocalyptic version of the American state of Montana. After creating your hero, you must confront an army of dandruffers known as Highwaymen, commanded by two twins, who travel all over the country.

Action | FPP | Post Apocalypse | sandbox | FPS | multiplayer | co-op | shooters

Far Cry: New Dawn cover

developer: Ubisoft

publisher: Ubisoft

Official website

Game mode: single / multiplayer

Multiplayer mode: Internet, players: 1-2

game release date:

15Feb2019

PC PS4 XONE

Far Cry: New Dawn is another part of the best-selling FPS series, made by Ubisoft. For the first time in the history of the cycle, the developers decided to create a direct continuation of the previous production from this franchise - in this case Far Cry 5.

Plot

Action of Far Cry: New Dawn takes place after the events presented in the Far Cry 5. Seventeen years have passed since the nuclear war, of which North America, among others, was a victim. The nuclear winter has already receded, and it was followed by the so-called "super bloom" - the earth is overgrown with dense vegetation, especially colourful flowers.

During the game we get to the postapocalyptic version of Hope County. As a self-created heroine or hero, we have to deal with an army of dandruffers called Highwaymen, which travel all over the country (or rather what's left of it) and are ruled by two twins, Mickey and Lou.

The protagonist can use the help of allies, among which there are inhabitants of the Prosperity settlement, like Akita's dog named Timber or even an overgrown wild boar - Horatio. Pets, just like sniper Nana, have the ranks of the so-called "guns for hire".

Mechanics

Far Cry: New Dawn does not differ from the scheme of previous parts of the series. Once again we receive a shooter with an open world, where we can move on foot or by using a vehicle. It is worth noting that only a part of the map from the Far Cry 5 is available, as the rest of the county still has a high level of radiation.

In addition to pushing the action forward, during the game we perform side missions and take part in a variety of optional activities. One of the latter is deflecting enemy posts that can be captured or just plundered (if we decide taking last-menetioned option, the bandits will return to such a place and fortify them anew, which will make the next attack much more difficult). The game also does not lack of random events (although there are a little less of them than in the Far Cry 5), animal hunting or even treasure hunting. In addition, production allows us to set off with an expedition to other parts of North America on board a special helicopter; thanks to this we can visit, among others, the Great Canyon of Colorado, where enemies have their fortresses filled with supplies.

Due to the fact that the game world is full of dangers (individual opponents appear here in several variants differing in terms of look, endurance and firepower), an extensive arsenal, including machine guns or a unique crossbow, has been placed on our armory. The fun is diversified by crafting system, which plays a greater role here than in the previous parts of the series. Raw materials obtained during our voyages can be used not only for the improvement of existing weapons, but also for the improvement of the settlement, provided by the so-called specialists. Resources are also required for the use of vehicles.

Game modes

As with the fifth installment of the cycle, Far Cry: New Dawn can be played alone or in the company of a second player as part of a cooperation mode.

Technical aspects

Far Cry: New Dawn is based on the proven Dunia Engine technology. The three-dimensional graphics of this production presents a quality similar to that of Far Cry 5.

PEGI Rating

Age rating. The PEGI rating considers the age suitability of a game, not the level of difficulty.Game contains bad language.Game contains depictions of violence.

System requirements

PC / Windows

PC / Windows

Recommended: Intel Core i7-4790 3.6 GHz / AMD Ryzen 5 1600 3.2 GHz, 8 GB RAM, graphic card 4 GB GeForce GTX 970 / Radeon R9 290X or better, 30 GB HDD, Windows 7(SP1)/8.1/10 64-bit
Minimum: Intel Core i5-2400 3.1 GHz / AMD FX-6350 3.9 GHz, 8 GB RAM, graphic card 2 GB GeForce GTX 670 / Radeon R9 270X or better, 30 GB HDD, Windows 7(SP1)/8.1/10 64-bit

Far Cry New Dawn Guide
Far Cry New Dawn Guide

game guide 14 February 2019

Far Cry New Dawn guide is a collection of the best tips and a description of the passage of this fps shooter. From our publication you will learn what skills are worth attention, where are the secrets and how to hunt. There is also a detailed walkthrough.

Far Cry: New Dawn locations compared with Far Cry 5
Far Cry: New Dawn locations compared with Far Cry 5

news 18 December 2018 12:00

A YouTube user has conveniently prepared a comparison of locations from Far Cry 5 recycled in Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry New Dawn - system requirements revealed
Far Cry New Dawn - system requirements revealed

news 16 January 2019 00:18

A month before the release of Far Cry: New Dawn, Ubisoft published its hardware requirements. Although a mid-shelf computer is enough to have fun, we will need a very powerful machine to run this title in highest details and 4K resolution.

Far Cry: New Dawn goes gold
Far Cry: New Dawn goes gold

news 21 January 2019 22:11

Ubisoft has announced that Far Cry: New Dawn has gone gold, and thus the production has been finished. Novelties in the game in relation to the previous installment of the cycle were also mentioned by developers.

Far Cry: New Dawn trailers and gameplay present Montana and game mechanics
Far Cry: New Dawn trailers and gameplay present Montana and game mechanics

news 24 January 2019 11:38

A new trailer of Far Cry: New Dawn has appeared on the web, focusing on its narrative aspect. In addition, several gameplays presenting other interesting elements of the game were released. The title will be released on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on 1

Far Cry: New Dawn - New Gameplay and Launch Trailer
Far Cry: New Dawn - New Gameplay and Launch Trailer

news 13 February 2019 22:12

Another Far Cry: New Dawn gameplay footage appeared on the web. Ubisoft presented the beginning of the upcoming title and shown a new trailer.

Far Cry: New Dawn Reviews
Far Cry: New Dawn Reviews

news 14 February 2019 16:52

Far Cry: New Dawn, the latest installment of Ubisoft's FPS series, launches today. The title was the first direct sequel in the history of the franchise. Did it do the game any good? Let's listen to the reviewers.

Far Cry: New Dawn Launches Today
Far Cry: New Dawn Launches Today

news 15 February 2019 10:23

It's day one for Far Cry: New Dawn, the post-apocalyptic FPS from Ubisoft. So far the game is collecting decent review scores. Decent, but not great.

Far Cry: New Dawn - Nvidia and AMD Comparison
Far Cry: New Dawn - Nvidia and AMD Comparison

news 18 February 2019 15:52

Far Cry: New Dawn is one of the high-profile titles that launched in recent months. If you ever wondered how the game performs on various Nvidia and AMD chipsets, the Internet has got you covered with an extensive benchmark.

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