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Far Cry 5

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85%

Total Reviews: 139
VSG Recommendation: Play It
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Far Cry 5
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Critic Reviews: 139
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Critics Consensus

# Reviews: 139

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Critic Reviews for Far Cry 5

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Low Score - 50/100

Silver TIER

36% of scored reviews fell within the range of 86 to 92 / 100

Critics Consensus

# Reviews: 139

A summary of the critical opinion for this game is coming soon.

Daemon Hatfield (IGN)

8.9/10

“Far Cry 5 is another wide-open playground with all the necessary ingredients for causing a real ruckus: loads of enemies and allies, temperamental wildlife, and plenty of explosions.”

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Edmond Tran (GameSpot)

9/10

“With smart changes to exploration, discovery, and progression, Far Cry 5 makes engaging and experimenting with its gorgeous open world more exciting than ever.”

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Ben Kuchera (Polygon)

6.5/10

“What’s left if you have the stomach to ignore the story? A very enjoyable game with an immense number of things to do, a beautifully recreated portion of the United States, and a collection of missions with wildly varying tones and structure. It’s a finely tuned open-world game stapled onto a story that’s insultingly bad.”

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Awards & Recognition

RECOGNITION
Best Adventure Game

Game Info

GAME INFO
Game Description / Storyline:

Welcome to Hope County, Montana, land of the free and the brave, but also home to a fanatical doomsday cult known as The Project at Eden’s Gate that is threatening the community’s freedom. Stand up to the cult’s leader, Joseph Seed and the Heralds, and spark the fires of resistance that will liberate the besieged community. In this expansive world, your limits and creativity will be tested against the biggest and most ruthless baddest enemy Far Cry has ever seen. It’ll be wild and it’ll get weird, but as long as you keep your wits about you, the residents of Hope County can rest assured knowing you’re their beacon of hope.

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