The protagonist of previous Far Cry games Jack Carver is not featured in this game. [19], One of the notable mechanics of Far Cry 2 is its death mechanic; if the player-character's health drops to zero, or if the player-character falls to malaria, they will be shortly rescued by one of the game's other mercenaries, who will revive the character on the field. For more information, see The behavior of fire is dependent on factors such as wind speed, wind direction, rain, and vegetation type. Run, swim, drive, fly, shoot, fight and smash your way through over 50kmĀ² of open world. CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo Family, AMD 64 X2 5200+, AMD Phenom or better; RAM: 2 GB; OS: Windows XP/Vista; VIDEO CARD: 512 MB video card with Shader model 3 (NVIDIA GeForce 8600 GTS + / ATI Radeon X1900 +) TOTAL VIDEO RAM: 512 MB; 3D: Yes; HARDWARE T&L: Yes; PIXEL SHADER: 3.0; VERTEX SHADER: 3.0; SOUND CARD: Yes; FREE DISK SPACE: 12 GB May 1, 2013 @ 8:51am It's in the requirements, but you need 3.5 gb for it. Weapons can also be picked up off of fallen enemies, but they are always in their most degraded condition and can only be used for a short period of time before jamming and ultimately breaking down completely. The APR's lieutenants are Nick Greaves, Walton Purefoy, and Arturo Quiepo. [64] Other bugs, such as crashes, may still occur under some circumstances, although at decreased rates. This topic is locked from further discussion. [10] It also includes a vast number of vehicles.[11]. The non-playable characters include Flora Guillen (Cuban-Angolan), Nasreen Davar (Tajik), and Michele Dachss (French). [8] A unique fire propagation mechanism, which allows a small fire to spread and eventually cause large brush fires, may be used either to the player's advantage during combat or against the player. System Requirements Lab on your site? Far Cry 3 is truly open to the player, Far Cry 2 is not. None of the wildlife found in the game pose any direct threat to the player. Multiplayer gameplay is class based, with six classes available. (Online Interactions Not Rated by the ESRB) This game supports English, French, Italian, German, and Spanish. Test your specs and rate your gaming PC. yeah, it's a small download. Both sides have hired many foreign mercenaries to bolster their strength over the course of the conflict. The player lands in the northern territory of Leboa-Sako and is introduced to the harsh reality of life in the country. "[47], Far Cry 2 also suffers from a number of technical problems across all platforms, such as crashes,[57] corrupt save files,[58] freezes,[59][60] and critical mission characters disappearing from the game. Pressing reload while having the map open will change the zoom in Far Cry 2. Despite being tasked to kill the Jackal, the player agrees to help. The unveiling of Far Cry 2 took place on July 19, 2007 in Paris, France,[15] by head company Ubisoft. It's very large, though you can only access the second area later in the game. Ubisoft stated that the game had been in development by the Ubisoft Montreal team, and would be released on October 23, 2008. [32][33], The United States receives a separate Limited Edition package, available exclusively for those who pre-order it at GameStop. Both of these novels feature a character not seen in either game called Zaman, an Asian former CIA agent who acts as a trainer and mentor to both Paula and Jack Carver. The Jackal reveals his intentions to help the civilian population escape the war-torn country.