The new game of Ubisoft Breaking popularity records for the series, even when not everyone loves the latest direction
the mother The transition of the Far Cry series From exotic and semi-fictional areas to a semi-fictional but somewhat relevant version of the United States has managed to breathe new life into the brand? According to all the testimonies, it appears that the answer here is "yes, definitely."
At the distributor UviSoft (Ubisoft) announced that the first sales week of the title is the most successful in the series Far Cry So far, with estimated revenues of about $ 310 (!) Doubling its record Far Cry 4, as well as second place for the entire company, after Tom Clancy's The Online Division, which was accompanied by very high expectations as part of a significant delay in its arrival.
Simple account, and Careful evaluation A market research firm, concludes that Far Cry 5 has sold about five million copies on the PlayStation 4 andXbox One And on personal computers - which is an impressive number that many prominent key titles may not always reach, certainly not within a single week. In comparison, Resident Evil 7, launched over a year ago and highly regarded, has just recently crossed a similar sales threshold of 5.1 million copies across all platforms.
73 percent of positive reviews Over-the-top 12,000 players for Far Cry 5 are not as impressive as the salesmen (or like the professional critics, where an elaborate score of between 75 from 100 and 84 from 100 was obtained according to the Metacritic data) - in fact, The lowest percentage of all reviews of Far Cry writers to date on the platform, when it seems that the main argument for all those who were not really impressed with the game is that the feeling is too similar to its two predecessors in terms of gaming. These complaints can be understood to some extent, but given the commercial success - it wouldn't be surprising to find that a Friday title (and maybe a few spin-offs) is already in the stages Development.
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