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While skydiving, Jason Brody and his friends land on an island overrun by pirates, where Jason is torn between fighting for the Rakyat resistance and rescuing his friends.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lane Edwards ... Grant Brody (voice)
Alex Harrouch ... Riley Brody (voice)
Mylène Dinh-Robic ... Liza Snow (voice)
Kristian Hodko ... Oliver Carswell (voice)
Natalie Brown ... Daisy Lee (voice)
James A. Woods ... Keith Ramsay (voice)
Gianpaolo Venuta ... Jason Brody (voice)
Michael Mando ... Vaas Montenegro (voice)
Steve Cumyn ... Hoyt Volker (voice)
Charles Malik Whitfield ... Dennis Rodgers (voice)
Martin Kevan Martin Kevan ... Dr. Alec Earnhardt (voice)
Faye Kingslee ... Citra Talugmai (voice)
Alain Goulem ... Agent Willis Huntley (voice)
Julian Casey ... Bambi 'Buck' Hughes (voice)
Stephen Bogaert ... Sam Becker (voice)
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Storyline

When Jason Brody skydives with his brothers and friends on vacation, things turn awry when they are captured by the insane warlord Vaas, and expected to be sold into slavery. But when he escapes Vaas' camp, he begins to journey into the heart of insanity on a quest for revenge and devotion to save his friends and end the war that enslaves the citizens. The only way to escape the darkness, is to embrace it, Jason will learn the definition of insanity. Written by Anonymous

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Release Date:

4 December 2012 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Far Cry 3 See more »

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Elias Toufexis was originally cast as protagonist Jason Brody. However, he ended up being replaced with Gianpaolo Venuta, because the developers thought Toufexis sounded too similar to another video game protagonist he voiced, Adam Jensen from Deus Ex: Human Revolution, and feared the similar voices would keep players from becoming immersed in the game's story. See more »

Quotes

Vaas: Surprise motherfucker. You didn't think I knew you were coming right?
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Vaas: I am so DISAPPOINTED! You showed so much PROMISE Jason, so much FUCKING PROMISE. Now here you are, trapped like a fucking rat.
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Excellent
4 October 2018 | by fourhfourSee all my reviews

Far Cry 3 is an amazing open-world FPS.

Pros:

  • A good story with an incredible main character and villain.
  • Great open world filled with side missions and other things to do.
  • A nice upgrade system that makes the gameplay more dynamic
  • The guns are excellent. They sound great and are a blast to use.
  • Vehicles are fun, but a little awkward to control at first.
  • Good crafting system.
  • Some good side characters.


Cons:
  • Some of the side missions are repetitive.
  • Most of the side characters aren't that great.


In conclusion, Far Cry 3 is incredible. It's one of the best open world games I've played in a while.


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