Hey guys, guess what? There's turtles in Far Cry 3. I know what you're thinking, you're like "Whoa, turtles?" and I'm like, "Yeah dude, I know!" I got to talk to Jamie Keen, the lead designer, at PAX this weekend. I asked him about the turtles, like, what they're for and stuff, and he was like "So you can blow them up." I asked him other questions too, because dammit, I'm a journalist. A turtle-journalist. Cowabunga!
Seriously, watch the video. Far Cry 3 is gonna be so much fun. All the sadness and malaria from Far Cry 2 has been replaced with tropical sunsets and hilarious bears in cages.
We're outnumbered, down to our last pair of lives. The clock is ticking, it's as much of a threat to my team's survival as the four armed men bearing down on our position. I don't like our chances, not one bit, but moments like this, they're the reason I play the game.more
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[Update: Show's over folks! We'll have the rerun up later in the week. Here's the latest Sportsball strategy profile in the meantime.]
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