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A mercenary is hired to travel to an African country to eliminate a notorious arms dealer called, The Jackal, only to be caught in the crossfire of a civil war.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Dwayne Hill ... The Jackal (voice)
Andy Marshall ... (voice) (as Andi Marshall)
Bayo Akinfemi ... (voice)
Carlos Diaz ... (voice)
Chantal Quesnelle ... (voice) (as Chantal Quesnel)
Craig Warnock ... (voice)
Cyrus Lane ... (voice)
Daniel Kash ... (voice)
Daniel Matmor Daniel Matmor ... (voice)
Dusan Dukic ... (voice)
Francisca Zentilli Francisca Zentilli ... (voice)
Jeff Teravainen ... Walton Purefoy (voice)
Jon-Paul Khouri Jon-Paul Khouri ... (voice) (as Jon Paul Khourri)
Onyekachi Ejim Onyekachi Ejim ... (voice) (as Onyekachi 'Lucky' Ejim)
Paul Berner Paul Berner ... (voice)
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Choosing from nine different mercenary characters, you arrive in Africa in search of a notorious weapons dealer known only as 'The Jackal'. War ravages the land as the United Front for Liberation and Labor (UFLL) and the Alliance for Popular Resistance (APR) engage in a seemingly endless war perpetuated by The Jackal's dealings. It is up to you to work for both factions, befriend other mercenaries along the way and ultimately track down The Jackal. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 October 2008 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Far Cry 2 See more »

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Ubisoft Montreal See more »
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Based on the novel Heart of Darkness (1899) by Joseph Conrad. See more »

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Hector Vorhees holds his phone normally while speaking on it, even though he has a hands-free device constantly plugged in his ear and clipped on his shirt. See more »

Quotes

The Jackal: [Examining a briefcase] What have we got here? Diamonds?
[Stomps on the player's face]
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Followed by Far Cry Primal (2016) See more »

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Best and last FPS ever made.
21 March 2017 | by samir_067See all my reviews

This game gives me the real feeling of far cry. Away from home, nobody there to back you up. I don't care what people says but this is the best FPS experience of my life. Attached to reality and very indulging.Many didn't like the jamming animations and weapon explosions but it makes sense when you have to traverse through rivers, desert, savannah, etc etc. You may caught up with malaria and stuffs and weapons get rusty too over time. Those are pain in game-play but make sense guys. This game has flaws but no game is perfect. But this was close to undeniable world phenomenon. Big thumbs up for the director (Clint Hocking).

Real as in -

1. You have to drive all the way to the target point or if you don't want any enemy confrontation take bus to the nearest stop. 2. You cannot run insanely forever at same energy. 3. Liberated Outposts can be easily taken back by the enemy as there is no one to guard it. 4. You have the most wanted head in their territory. Why won't they pounce on your back the second they sees you.(They=everyone=enemy).

Far Cry 3 & 4 are just fun play. Nothing new as compared to any other FPS with just some funny character in it. Loved the way background score lined up with the situation. Trust me guys just give this gem one more shot. You will certainly find it different and awesome.


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