Conclusion: Concept: Wander the deserts and grasslands of Africa in one of the largest first-person shooters ever made
Graphics: Breathtaking vistas and fantastic lighting effects make this a sight to behold
Sound: Evocative voice work weaves its way throughout the game, which is punctuated by an ever-adapting...
Excerpt: Ubisoft’s sequel Far Cry 2 is an open-ended First Person Shooter set in the vast areas of a fictional and modern east African nation. The nation itself has become a battlefield soaked in blood due to the raging civil war that takes place within its grounds.
Summary: I admire the ways Far Cry 2 differentiates itself from other first-person shooters. The lush open-world setting provides a cool sense of exploration, and the buddy system is an interesting way to provide alternative paths through missions.
Conclusion: Thought it may be a sequel in title only, Far Cry 2 is a fantastic shooter worthy of finding a home in any FPS fan's library. The gritty action is just what the genre needs and shooting is the main focus.
Excerpt: The competition in the FPS genre has never been higher, but certain developers are always up to the challenge. Take Ubisoft Montreal, for example, who have delivered a highly anticipated sequel that is entirely unlike the original title. Therefore, perhaps the most important aspect of