Ubisoft announces ‘Far Cry 6’ is available to play for free till 7 August over console and PC

Ubisoft announced that Far Cry 6 is now available to play for free until 7 August on Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation5, PlayStation4, Stadia, as well as Windows PC through the Ubisoft Store and the Epic Games Store. Players can also subscribe to Ubisoft+ on PC, Stadia and Amazon Luna.

New players will have access to the full game, as well as all free downloadable content published to date, all playable together in co-op. Players can team up with friends to save Yara, fight alongside Danny Trejo to deliver tacos, join forces with a Rambo superfan, rescue Chorizo from The Shadow Place, and so much more!

Those who want to continue their fight against Antón Castillo’s regime in Far Cry 6 will keep their game progression and enjoy discounts on the game, Season Pass and DLCs:

– PC via Ubisoft Store: From now until 16 August, players can get 60 per cent off Standard, Gold and Ultimate editions of the game, 50 per cent off the Season Pass and all three DLCs, as well as receive an additional £5 credit in their Ubisoft Store account to use towards their next purchase when they pick up Far Cry 6 during the promotional period. From now until 8 August, players can get 60 per cent off all editions of the game, and 50 per cent off the Season Pass and all three DLCs.

– Xbox: From now until 15 August, players can get 60 per cent off Standard and Gold editions of the game, and 50 per cent off the Season Pass.

– PlayStation: From now until 17 August, players can get 55 per cent off the Deluxe edition and 60 per cent off the Ultimate edition of the game as part of PlayStation Store’s Summer Sale.

Additionally, Far Cry 6 announced a Photo Mode contest, starting today and ending on 12 August. To participate, players worldwide can use the photo mode feature to post an in-game photo, video or GIF that best captures their “summer vibe” on Twitter, Instagram or TikTok. All entries must include the hashtag #FarCry6FreeWeekendContest for a chance to win exciting prizes, including AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT graphics cards, Far Cry 6 collector figurines, Tobii eye trackers and Corsair headsets. Five winners will be selected by the Far Cry 6 community development team and 10 winners will be randomly selected from all valid submissions. 

Since its worldwide launch on 7 October 2021, Far Cry 6 added new Special Operations, free Danny Trejo, Rambo and Stranger Things crossover missions, as well as three major downloadable content episodes as part of the Season Pass: Vaas: Insanity, Pagan: Control, and Joseph: Collapse.