Confirming a long-standing fan concept, Ubisoft’s Clint Hocking told IGN that the principle Far Cry 2 villain was certainly Jack Carver, the hero of the primary sport.
Hocking, who was Inventive Director on the sport and extra not too long ago directed the event of Watch Canine: Legion, mentioned:
The Jackal is definitely purported to be Jack Carver from the unique Far Cry. Jack Carver within the authentic Far Cry was this shifty, smuggler, gun runner form of criminal. The thought was the Jackal is simply him, 10 years later or one thing, after he is seen no matter he noticed on this island throughout the occasions of Far Cry. Perhaps it was drug-induced, perhaps it is post-traumatic stress dysfunction, or perhaps it is actual. However the concept is, a decade later, he has levelled up his smuggling sport, and he is gotten embroiled on this battle.
Far Cry 2 was the primary entry developed by Ubisoft, which had bought the IP from Crytek in 2006. Launched in October 2008, it garnered constructive reception because of its big open world map (round 50 sq. kilometers) and superior synthetic intelligence. The sport will be nonetheless bought on Steam for $9.99.
The sixth mainline franchise installment is launching later this week on PC, Google Stadia, Amazon Luna, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, and Xbox Sequence S|X.
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