Ubisoft announced the content of the Far Cry 5 Season Pass this week, available as part of the Far Cry 5 Gold Edition or as an add-on purchase on PS4, PC, or Xbox One. According to the company’s announcement, following the launch of Far Cry 5 on March 27th, the season pass will take players on “three uncanny adventures with a unique Far Cry twist”.
The three adventures are “Hours of Darkness,” “Dead Living Zombies,” and “Lost on Mars”. In Hours of Darkness, players will travel back in time to Vietnam to battle against Việt Cộng soldiers. In Dead Living Zombies players will face hordes of zombies in multiple b-movie scenarios, and in Lost on Mars players will leave Earth behind to go toe-to-claws with Martian arachnids.
Additionally, all Far Cry 5 Season Pass owners playing on consoles will receive the single-player content from another critically-acclaimed Far Cry series entry with the Far Cry 3 Classic Edition, which will be available to season pass holders four weeks prior to launching as a standalone purchase in summer 2018 on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. or a Steelbook Gold Edition ($99 on Amazon) while supplies last.
Far Cry 3 Classic Edition will let fans and newcomers to the series revisit Rook Island and encounter one of the franchise’s most notorious villains, Vaas, who is brought to life by Michael Mando. As Jason Brody, players must explore the tropical island to find and save his friends, who are being held captive. PC players who purchase the season pass or Far Cry 5 Gold Edition will receive the full version of Far Cry 3.
More details on post-launch support for Far Cry 5, including an overview of the three adventures as well as the return of the map editor will be shared at a later date. You can watch the official “Story Trailer” below.
As for Far Cry 5, the game is set in America, a first for the franchise, and offers players total freedom to navigate a serene-looking yet deeply twisted world as the new junior deputy of fictional Hope County, Montana. Players will find that their arrival accelerates a years-long silent coup by a fanatical doomsday cult, the Project at Eden’s Gate, igniting a violent takeover of the county. Under siege and cut off from the rest of the world, players will join forces with residents of Hope County and form the Resistance.
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