How To Play Far Cry 6 For Free

Far Cry 6, the latest title in Ubisofts open world shooter series, is available for free now. See here how you get the action spectacle for every platform without paying a dime.

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Far Cry 6 is available for free, see here how you can get it. | © Ubisoft

Far Cry 6 isn't even a year old and publisher Ubisoft is already giving it away like free candy. Great for those of us who haven't played it yet! The latest entry in the long-running Far Cry series offers all the strengths of its predecessors, from exciting action to a wonderful setting and engaging story as well as a huge world to explore. And now you can play the game for free, on PC, PlayStation & Xbox. See here how.

How To Play Far Cry 6 For Free

From now on, Ubisoft is letting you play Far Cry 6 for a limited time on all platforms, free of charge. They are hosting a free weekend going from today, August 4 until August 7. In this time, you also get a 60% discount for the game so that you can buy it for much cheaper if you enjoy your time in the fictional Cuba.

What you need to do to get Far Cry 6 for free is easy:

  • Go to a store on your platform of choice, whether it's PS4/5 (PlayStation Store), Xbox One or Series X|S (Xbox Marketplace) or the PC (Ubisoft Connect, Epic Games Store).
  • Search for "Far Cry 6 Trial"
  • Download the trial to play Far Cry 6 for free

And that's all folks. Enjoy your time with Far Cry 6! With the trial, you can not just play the entire game in single player as well as co-op, you also get access to all DLC. At the time of writing, you can preload the free version already, before it becomes available on August 4, 6 pm UTC. If you buy Far Cry 6 during the free weekend, you also get $5 store credit with Ubisoft Connect. That is pretty neat and definitely strikes us as a good offer. So make sure to check it out while it lasts.