Far Cry 5

Review

Kill for Prosperity and Not Much Else in 'Far Cry New Dawn'

We regret to inform you the world did not end, and we're doing this all again.
Dia Lacina
2.14.19
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It's May, and the Games are Good

We talk about the many games we're diving into this spring on Waypoint Radio.
Danielle Riendeau
5.4.18
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You Can Explore the Island from 'Lost' in This 'Far Cry 5' Map

A modder has used Far Cry 5’s map editing tools to recreate The Island from Lost.
Matthew Gault
5.2.18
The Church in the Darkness

In This Cult-Themed Stealth Game, the Truth Is Always Changing

'The Church in the Darkness' sends you on a rescue mission, but wants you guessing about what you're actually rescuing people from.
Rob Zacny
4.17.18
Postscript

The Radical Fairy Tale Politics of 'Ni No Kuni II'

‘Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom’ advocates simple rules, strong claims, and a demand for empathy and honest governance.
Cameron Kunzelman
4.13.18
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Sometimes, the Trailer Has a Better Story Than the Game

As we saw with 'Far Cry 5,' sometimes marketers tell the better tale.
Danielle Riendeau
4.13.18
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‘Far Cry 5’ Accurately Captures the Total Collapse of American Society

It's not that Ubisoft is doing anything new, it's just that our culture has devolved to the point that it often feels like a dumb, open world first-person shooter
Matthew Gault
4.5.18
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This Video Explains Why 'Far Cry 2' Is Great Without Saying A Word

From the destructible cover to the lighting to the fire, it's all in the details (that 'Far Cry 5' unfortunately doesn't have).
Austin Walker
4.4.18
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This Video Shows How 'Far Cry 2' Is Better Than 'Far Cry 5'

Ten years later 'Far Cry 5' is not always better.
Matthew Gault
4.4.18
Postscript

The Silent Protagonist of 'Far Cry 5' Sucks

'Far Cry 5' doesn't have a hero. It has a blank slate that lets its hateful enemies have the last word.
Cameron Kunzelman
3.30.18
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Games Are Just Better When You Make Your Own Fun

We talk about making our own fun in 'Sea of Thieves,' A Way Out,' 'Bloodborne,' and more in today's Waypoint Radio.
Danielle Riendeau
3.30.18
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A Cult Expert Explains What's New in Cults for 2018

If you spend a lot of time online, don't be tempted to join something called the "Miracle School."
Julian Morgans
3.27.18
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