Far Cry 6 download guide: how to download Far Cry 6 on PS4, PS5, PC, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and more

Far Cry 6 is the latest addition to Ubisoft’s Far Cry franchise. The sixth installment in Far Cry 6 is available for Amazon Luna, Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, and Stadia platforms. The game offers new locations, characters, and weapons. The cherry on top is the pet crocodile that assists you in eliminating bad guys.

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That being said, the graphic-intensive game comes with a set of minimum and recommended system requirements. Not every laptop or console can play Far Cry 6 optimally. If you’re wondering how to download Far Cry 6 on your PC, laptop, or console, you’re in the right place. Here’s everything you need to know about downloading Far Cry 6.

Far Cry 6: gameplay

Far Cry 6 lets players play as  local guerrilla Dani Rojas (Sean Rey/ Nisa Gunduz). Dani is trying to liberate the fictional island Yara from the clutches of the dictator Antón Castillo. The popular game is played from a first-person perspective, who wants to get away from the country. However, after witnessing a horrific crime, Dani decides to wage guerrilla warfare against Castillo. Far Cry 6 is an exciting game with a gripping storyline and a dangerous and intimidating antagonist.

Far Cry 6: price in India

  • Far Cry 6 Standard Edition – Rs 2,999
  • Far Cry 6 Deluxe Edition – Rs 3,999
  • Far Cry 6 Gold Edition – Rs 4,999
  • Far Cry 6 Ultimate Edition – Rs 5,999

Far Cry 6: minimum and recommended system requirements

Far Cry 6 minimum system requirements: Windows PC

  • Operating System: Windows 10 (20H1 version or newer, 64-bit versions)
  • Processor: AMD Ryzen 3 1200 @ 3. GHz or Intel Core i5-4460 @ 3.1 GHz (AVX, AVX2, and SSE 4.2 support required)
  • RAM: 8 GB (Dual-channel mode)
  • Video card: AMD RX 460 (4 GB) or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 (4 GB)
  • DirectX: DirectX 12
  • Hard Drive: 60 GB available storage

Far Cry 6 recommended system requirements: Windows PC

  • Operating System: Windows 10 (20H1 version or newer, 64-bit versions)
  • Processor: AMD Ryzen 5 3600X @ 3.8 GHz or Intel Core i7-7700 @ 3.6 GHz (AVX, AVX2 and SSE 4.2 support required)
  • RAM: 16 GB (Dual-channel mode)
  • Video card: AMD RX Vega 64 (8 GB) or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 (8 GB)
  • DirectX: DirectX 12
  • Hard Drive: 60 GB available storage

How to download Far Cry 6 for Windows PC?

  1. Open Google Chrome, Firefox, or any other web browser on your computer
  2. Head to the Far Cry 6 page on Ubisoft
  3. Now, click on the ‘Buy Now‘ button (it’ll redirect you to the platform page)
  4. Scroll down and select PC- Epic Game Store or PC- Ubisoft Store
  5. On the next page, select the edition – Standard, Deluxe, Gold, Ultimate, or Ultimate Steelbook
  6. Click on Buy Now
  7. On the next page, click on Add to cart and complete the payment formalities
  8. Once you’ve completed the process, you’ll get a download link
  9. Tap on the download link and save the game file on your computer
  10. Once downloaded, go to the Downloads folder and double-click on the setup file.
  11. Follow the on-screen instructions and install the game on your PC
  12. Once installed, close the installer and double click on the game icon to play

How to download Far Cry 6 for PS4/PS5?

  1. Go to the PlayStation Store and search for Far Cry 6
  2. On you’re on the download page, select the edition you can want to purchase
  3. Now, tap on the Add to cart button
  4. On the next page, sign in to your existing PlayStation user account or create a new one
  5. Now, complete the payment procedure and make the payment
  6. The game will automatically add to your Game Library
  7. Now, on your PlayStation console, open the Game Library and tap on Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Extraction to begin downloading
  8. Once downloaded, tap on the icon again to play

How to download Far Cry 6 for Xbox?

  1. To begin the download process, you must know that there are multiple ways to download games on any Xbox gaming console
  2. For this guide, we’ll use Microsoft Store
  3. Open your computer and visit the Microsoft Store
  4. Search for Far Cry 6 and tap on its banner to open the Xbox website
  5. Now, you can either purchase the game or opt for Xbox Game Pass (the game comes included with Xbox Game Pass)
  6. Click on the Buy button and complete the payment process
  7. Make the payment and add the game to the Manage Queue page
  8. Once the game is downloaded, go to your Xbox console and tap on the game to install
  9. Now, go to My games and apps > Full library > All owned games
  10. Tap on Far Cry 6 and select install
  11. Once the game is installed, tap on the game icon to play

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