Far Cry New Dawn

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Far Cry New Dawn
Far Cry New Dawn cover
Developers
Ubisoft Montreal
Ubisoft Kiev
Ubisoft Shanghai
Publishers
Ubisoft
Engines
Dunia 2
Release dates
Windows February 15, 2019
Reception
Metacritic 73
OpenCritic 73
IGDB 72
Far Cry New Dawn on IGDB
Far Cry New Dawn guide on StrategyWiki
Far Cry New Dawn on MobyGames
Far Cry New Dawn on Wikipedia
Far Cry
Far Cry 2004
Far Cry 2 2008
Far Cry 3 2012
Far Cry 3 - Blood Dragon 2013
Far Cry 4 2014
Far Cry Primal 2016
Far Cry 5 2018
Far Cry New Dawn 2019
Far Cry 6 2021

General information

Official forum
Ubisoft Support for Far Cry New Dawn
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
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Windows
Epic Games Store
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Deluxe Edition also available.
Windows
GamersGate
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Deluxe Edition also available.
Windows
Gamesplanet
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Deluxe Edition also available.
Windows
Green Man Gaming
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Deluxe Edition also available.
Windows
Humble Store
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Deluxe Edition also available.
Windows
Origin
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Windows
Steam
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Windows
Uplay
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Deluxe Edition also available, included with Uplay+.
Windows
All versions require Uplay, Denuvo Anti-Tamper, and VMProtect DRM.[1]

DLC and expansion packs

Name Notes
Hurk Legacy Pack
Windows
Knight Pack
Windows
Retro Weapon Pack
Windows
Unicorn Trike
Windows
HD Texture Pack Free
Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\Far Cry New Dawn\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/939960/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <Uplay-folder>\savegames\<user-id>\5210\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/939960/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

Video[edit]

Video Settings
Video Settings
Advanced Video Settings
Advanced Video Settings

Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Recognizes bezel correction, HUD is optimized, quest info is on top left monitor. FOV slider is disabled. See Field of view (FOV) for a solution.
Ultra-widescreen
Cutscenes are 16:9 pillarboxed. Use the cutscenes fix.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
FOV can be changed in-game (60 to 120 FOV).
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Texture filtering
Anti-aliasing (AA)
SMAA, TAA and SSAA via Render Scale setting. TAA disabled on SLI.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)
Color blind mode
UI colors are changed.
Includes framerate lock and adaptive resolution.
Includes built-in benchmarking tool.
Weapon model and aiming reticle can be in the standard centre position or a lowered position.
Every HUD element can be individually disabled.

Field of view (FOV)[edit]

Change FOV
  1. Download FCND_Unlock_FOV which enables FOV slider in multi-monitor configurations.

Input[edit]

Controller Settings
Controller Settings
Mouse Input Settings
Mouse Input Settings

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
Single key binds.
Mouse acceleration
0-100
Mouse sensitivity
Each sensitivity (e.g. Look or ADS) in separate tabs.
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Configurable for Look, Wingsuit, and Helicopter.
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
Works by swapping buttons e.g. the action of A becomes the action of B and vice versa.
Controller sensitivity
Individual sensitivities configurable.
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
Hotplugging, haptic feedback and light bar not supported in wireless mode.
DualShock button prompts
Light bar support
Represents health bar. Flashes red when low on health.
Connection modes V1, Wired, Wireless
Generic/other controllers
See Ubisoft support page for officially supported DirectInput devices.
Button prompts
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Multiple controllers can be connected and switched between with a press.
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M
Prompts will be for the last used device, switching frequently.

Audio[edit]

Audio Settings
Audio Settings

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music on/off, voice chat variable.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Optional name prefix, size and background adjustable. Background dialogues and NPC chatter not subtitled.
Closed captions
Highlights important sounds and their direction.
Mute on focus lost
Includes "streamer mode" which disables copyrighted music from playing.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Arabic
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
Czech
Dutch
French
German
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Polish
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
LAN play
Online play
2 Co-op
Only playable with friends.

Connection types

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Shader Model support 5.0
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Physics Havok
Audio Wwise, Speex
Interface Adobe Flash

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7 SP1, 8.1
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5 2400 3.1 GHz
AMD FX 6350 3.9 GHz
System memory (RAM) 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 30 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 670
AMD Radeon R9 270X
2 GB of VRAM
Sound (audio device) DirectX 9.0c compatible
A 64-bit system is required.

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/939960/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (939960) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References