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Far Cry 6 Leaked on PlayStation Network

Shortly ahead of a surprise reveal, first look of Far Cry 6 got leaked on Hong Kong PlayStation Network.

In February 2020, developer/publisher Ubisoft confirmed working on five AAA-titles that they are planning to release between April 2020 and March 2021, two of which rumoredly were Assassin's Creed Valhalla and Far Cry 6.

Most recently, screenshots for a leaked product listing of FC6 on Hong Kong PlayStation Store has spilled more information than fans were looking for including an apparent release date, its primary villain character and much more.

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Far Cry 6 Leaked on PlayStation Network

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Far Cry 6 leak confirms actor Giancarlo Esposito (Dear White People, The Mandalorian), whom many would recognize as ruthless drug lord Gus Fring from hit crime drama series Breaking Bad will be serving as main antagonist for the game.

Giancarlo will be playing as a dictator named Anton Castillo and he is featured in FC6 box art standing with his son, Diego. His role in a major video game franchise is not a surprise though as it was teased earlier this month on social media.

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Far Cry 6 takes place in fictional location of Yara, which will be the largest open-world in entire series till date. Player character Dani Rojas is a local rebel who joins a growing a revolution to stand against oppression of Anton's regime.

Ubisoft was probably preparing to officially announce new Far Cry game during Ubisoft Forward digital event on July 12 but it unfortunately got leaked online revealing an artwork, February 18, 2021 release date and a brief plot summery.

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Far Cry 6 PlayStation Store Leaked

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On digital purchase from PlayStation Store, next-gen upgrade to PlayStation 5 version of FC6 will be delivered for free of cost when available. PSN leak has also revealed a Discos Locos weapon and a Chorizo skin as pre-order bonus.

Despite belonging to first-person shooter genre, Far Cry series is well-known for its iconic bad guys, a growing trend set by Vaas from Far Cry 3. Esposito seems like a perfect choice for Far Cry 6 villain character given his legendary TV history.