It may be seen by many as a strange add-on for the stunning Far Cry 3, but Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon is a completely standalone title that oozes quality. Oh, and it’s now free thanks to the Xbox Games With Gold scheme.
Available for nothing from now until the end of November 2016, Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon whisks you off to a magical 80’s inspired VHS vision of the future – one in which you’ll be fighting bad guys, saving girls and taking on the Blood Dragons. Whether you like the main Far Cry adventures or not, Blood Dragon delivers enough uniqueness to ensure that it is very nearly a must play title.
Of course, with the Backward Compatibility scheme, you can also play FC3: Blood Dragon on your Xbox One as well as your Xbox 360. With its price tag removed for all those with a valid Xbox Live Gold membership, it’s all a bit of a no-brainer. Get over to the Xbox Games Store immediately.
Playing Far Cry® 3 Blood Dragon doesn’t require a copy of Far Cry® 3.Far Cry® 3 Blood Dragon is THE Kick-Ass Cyber Shooter taking place on a bizarre open-world island crawling with evil. Welcome to an 80’s VHS vision of the future. The year is 2007 and you are Sargent Rex Colt, a Mark IV Cyber Commando who’s fighting against a cyborg army gone rogue. Your mission: get the girl, kill the baddies, and save the world.Experience every cliché of a VHS era vision of a nuclear future, where cyborgs, blood dragons, mutants, and Michael Biehn (Terminator, Aliens, Navy Seals) collide.