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Far Cry
7.0 out of 10

Far Cry

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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

tech-noir, Metacritic
5 October 2011
  • Summary: Crytek is a developer that knows how to create near perfect first person shooters. Far Cry is another of those examples from their repertoire. This is some great, solid stuff, despite the bugs and glitches. A game to remember. Far Cry is hard. A true challenge even at the easier difficulty settings.
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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

Tubie, Metacritic
11 October 2010
  • Summary: Very good game, even today I was able to replay it all and I wish more recent game simulated what this game did, just throws you into a jungle and let's you figure out the rest for there. It's a shame the sequel is such a horrible mess.
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Overall 8
8.0

Almost, but not quite

Ryan J "Ryan", Amazon
29 May 2006
  • Summary: Ok, so let's start with what I do like so we can get that out of the way quickly. The graphics and settings are amazing. The islands are rendered beautifully with huge draw distances and lush foliage. The gun fights are actually pretty frantic and the vehicles can be cool at times.
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Overall 8
8.0

Wonderful environment/effects, gameplay is average

Outdoors Survival Guy, Amazon
21 December 2005
  • Summary: Far Cry is going to be one of those games where either you love it or you uninstall it the first week. I recently invested in a Dell XPS 600 and had no problem playing this game. Those gamers with less than 1GB of RAM may experience difficulty, as the graphics eat up memory.
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Overall 8
8.0

FUN game, sometimes corny dialog

A Customer "customer12345657", Amazon
1 May 2005
  • Summary: It may not be the best story ever told, but the game play is great. The general plot is standard--rescue a girl from a mad scientist on an island. The high points are good graphics, amazing scenery, and fun missions.
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Overall 8
8.0

not as fun toward the end

Mad Track, Amazon
7 March 2005
  • Summary: In response to all of the difficulties of installing, I noticed that the retail box has a warning in yellow that reads: "Notice: This game contains technology intended to prevent copying that may conflict with some disc and virtual drives.
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Overall 8
8.0

This game is awesome in every aspect.

Paul R. Chitty "Poofs", Amazon
4 March 2005
  • Summary: This game has awesome graphics, sound, and enemy AI. The graphics are so detailed. Walking along, light hits your weapon through the trees, the foliage is thick, and the water looks real - very fluid. The colors are very vibrant in the jungle. The music and sound are very detailed.
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Overall 8
8.0

Excellently made, I am truly impressed

Conner von Huene "Jeb v.h.", Amazon
2 January 2005
  • Summary: I have to say, being a nerd, going to a nerd school, and having all nerd friends, ive seen, played, and bought ALOT of games. I have enjoyed some of the recent titles, such as HL2 and Doom 3. But i have to say, none of them are as good as this.
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Overall 8
8.0

Awesome..with few minor glitches..

Cherian Abraham "FPS freak", Amazon
20 September 2004
  • Summary: Half-Life 1.5. Enough said!!! Amazing scenery..the whole game takes place on a bunch of deserted tropical islands with beautiful beaches/water/trees and foliage crawling with baddies and then some..
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Overall 8
8.0

Great game

Christopher M. Domico, Amazon
10 July 2004
  • Summary: I bought Far Cry right after it came out, and I just recently finished playing through the game as I had spurts where I wasn't able to sit down and spend any time with it. This is a very good game, and I'm saying that as a person who doesn't like shooters very much.
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