Meet Boomer the dog, the gun-fetching good boy of Far Cry 5
You may have already seen the gameplay video of Far Cry 5 that Ubisoft debuted at their press briefing, but an extended look at that gameplay has arrive online featuring one very notable guest star: Boomer the dog. Players will be tasked with building up their own resistance in the game to battle a fanatical cult and one of those members players can recruit is the gun-fetching and nard-biting Boomer. Check it out in the player below!
Welcome to Hope County, Montana. When your arrival incites the cult to violently seize control of the region, you must rise up and spark the fires of resistance to liberate a besieged community. Freely explore Hope County’s rivers, lands, and skies with the largest customizable weapon and vehicle roster ever in a Far Cry game. You are the hero of the story in a thrilling world that hits back with every punch, and where the places you discover and the locals you ally with will shape your story in ways you’ll never see coming.
Stranded in hostile territory, find strength in the community around you to lead a resistance against a cult taking over Hope County, Montana. Players can recruit Guns for Hire from a huge cast of characters and leverage the special skills of up to three allies at a time to turn the tables on The Project at Eden’s Gate. In addition, you can command specialized Fangs For Hire, animals you can control and command to support any playstyle. Plus ally with a Friend For Hire to take down the cult in a two-player co-op experience that extends across the full campaign.
You’ll have the freedom to go in any direction – you decide the when, the where, and the how. From the moment you enter Hope County, you have the freedom to tackle the world in any order you choose, featuring a huge cast of memorable characters that shape your story as you ignite the resistance against a cult threat, and for the first time in Far Cry, players can create their own avatar and customize your character.
Play your way in a dynamic open world that adapts and reacts to the choices you make by raising the Resistance Meter to evolve the world in meaningful ways. Disrupt the cult’s doomsday preparations to draw the Heralds into epic showdowns in the open world. Your choices affect the world as new gameplay opportunities arise from the chaos. Plus, tear up the countryside in iconic American vehicles you can make your own; from muscle cars to big rigs, from ATVs to tractors. Commandeer a plane to engage cult forces in an epic aerial dogfight or bombing run. Discover the natural riches of Montana and hunt, fish, and explore every inch.
Far Cry 5 will debut February 27, 20178.