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    April 4th, 2018GamespotUncategorized

    Ubisoft announced Far Cry 5 is the fastest selling game in franchise history, as sales more than doubled first week sell-through of Far Cry 4

    Far Cry 5 is also the second biggest launch in Ubisoft history, with $310 million earned. Only Tom Clancy's The Division sold more. 

     

    "Far Cry 5 is a vast and gorgeous playground filled with colorful stories for players to enjoy and share," said Alain Corre, Ubisoft EMEA Executive Director. "We’re grateful to newcomers and fans of the series who have joined us in Hope County and have collectively grown our community."

    Executive Producer on Far Cry Dan Hay added, "I’m proud that the culmination of years of passionate work from the team is paying off, and that Far Cry 5’s experience resonates with so many people. We are humbled by players’ reception of Far Cry 5 and fired up to keep growing and supporting the Far Cry community in the months and years to come."

    Far Cry 5 is available now for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PC.

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