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Score Breakdown Based on 24533 ratings
  1. 10 (9107)
  2. 9 (11102)
  3. 8 (2205)
  4. 7 (758)
  5. 6 (405)
  6. 5 (261)
  7. 4 (160)
  8. 3 (118)
  9. 2 (111)
  10. 1 (306)

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  • User Rating 4.7

    I wouldn't be seen dead with this thing in a plague pit

    Rated on December 25, 2005 by Ubersoldat2003

    Firstly, i'd like to ask anyone who can answer why people use Farcry as a benchmark to test their graphics cards? I know that with my 7800 GTX things are supposed to run smoothly, but honestly even...

    3 out of 19 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6

    One of my Favorites

    Rated on December 26, 2005 by hk-dude

    This is a great game. The environment is very nice. The weapons are cool, I just wish I could carry more. The FN 90 was may favorite. It was worth cheating just to ensure I had enough ammo for the g...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    Best PC Game EVER!!!

    Rated on May 06, 2007 by malakogavlides

    Although i play more strategy and sport games than FPS i must admitt that Far Cry is the by far the greatest computer game ever created. Its not only its amazing graphics or the sound or the story. It...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.9

    A beautiful lush game full of life. Makes for great stealth play and finally a FPS where you make your own paths.

    Rated on July 18, 2006 by Gamebills

    This has to be one of the most goregous games out there. You are Jack Carver, a man that recently got out of a dirty buisness and is now doing tours around a cahin of islands. But when a persuasive gi...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    The most overrated FPS of all time. <br /> 9.2 score is insulting to me...

    Rated on February 12, 2012 by HLno1

    It could have been an awesome game, but it is packed with annoying flaws like absurd checkpoint system, overpowered AI in enemies, snipers everywhere, absolutely unnecessary and lame stealth manager, ...

    3 out of 9 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.7

    Rated on March 29, 2004 by radialheadfx

    System Specs: AMD64, 5950FX, 512Ram Avg. FPS around 45 in the 100s inside low 30s outside. 1024x765 all maxed to very high, including AA and 4x AF Graphics Absolutely the best out. The small deta...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4

    The game with the best landcapes.

    Rated on May 06, 2007 by VercettiTommyy

    This should be a game,so let's analyze it. Graphics:10/10 The graphics are really stunning:from beautiful tropical landcapes with sun reflections,realistic water,parrots in the air &amp; high-textu...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.2

    Superb action shooter.

    Rated on May 08, 2007 by thanatose

    Many gamers waited with anticipation for the release of Farcry. Almost from the moment it was announced Crytek kept throwing out juicy tid bits to keep gamers interested in their debut offering. Thi...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.7

    Breath of fresh air. Virtually, on a breath-taking island, and from the traditional FPS way of life.

    Rated on May 08, 2007 by NitroDriven

    Far Cry is without a doupt, one of the most graphically advanced game today. The environment, water, character details simply blew me away. The lighting effects are extremely realistic, much like Do...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6

    Rated on May 07, 2004 by SkullLeader00

    I waited till the hype was down until i tried this. I played the demo and was very impressed however I was skeptical because of all the hype and I was afraid my computer couldn't deliver as well as I ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.