MCV’s 12 Games of Christmas: Far Cry 4

Far Cry was always a popular IP, but it rose to new heights with the excellent Far Cry 3, which has shifted around 10m units globally.

Now the series is coming to new platforms in Far Cry 4, which is one of this Christmas’ biggest video game launches. The critics have been raving about it, too, and it has a Metacritic score of 86.

This new title builds on Far Cry 3, and takes fans to the Himalayas. There’s an abundance of wildlife to combat and a new multiplayer mode.

PS4 gamers can also let friends play with them online, even if that friend doesn’t own the game.


Formats: PS4, XO, PS3, 360, PC

Developer: Ubisoft Montreal

Publisher: Ubisoft

Distributor: Exertis

Open: 01279 822 822

Pagan Min Figurine

A figure of Far Cry 4’s flamboyant villain Pagan Min will make a nice addition to fans’ desks.

SRP: 34.99

Manufacturer: Ubisoft

Distributor: Exertis

Contact: 01279 822 822

Vibration StereoGaming Headset

This headset enhances gameplay in conjunction with the DualShock 4’s vibration functionality.

SRP: 49.99

Manufacturer: Venom

Distributor: Venom

Contact: 01763 284 181

Far Cry 4 Soundtrack

Former Red Hot Chilli Peppers drummer Cliff Martinez penned the soundtrack to Far Cry 4.

SRP: 10.99

Distributor: Invada


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