Far Cry – A FPS set in tropical atmosphere. Far Cry is the initial industrial production in the history of the German Crytek studio. Jack Carver, the game’s major character, is a retired commando, who currently runs a small haulage business. He is contracted to ferry young miss reporter to Micronesia. Unfortunately, the job is suddenly hindered when Carver’s ship is sunk by an unknown military unit, his client vanishes, and Carver himself ends up shipwrecked on a tropical island filled with soldiers.
The protagonist has to make use of his extraordinary expertise retained from military service to come out unscratched of this predicament. The sandbox gameplay of Far Cry doesn’t force any order, providing players a freedom in exploring the tropical setting and finishing tasks. The game’s impressive visuals are powered by the CryEngine.