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 No.9544

Alright, what's everyone's opinion on this?

 No.9545

is it out yet

 No.9546

>>9545
No, it's releasing on October 7th.

 No.9548

We had a thread discussing the first trailer and what portrayal will Ubisoft do.
El Presidente shall be a Castro?
Or a Trujillo? With you as his Trujillito
>>2612

 No.9624

>>9548
who's trujullio

 No.9626

What’s the setting this time?

 No.9627

US PSYOP to lay the groundwork for a military intervention against Cuba in a new generation.thinkThink

 No.9692

>>9626
A fictional spoof of Cuba called Yara.

 No.9693

look what they did in far cry 4, they wanted you to literally sympathize with pagan min because the golden path founder killed his daughter

 No.9713

>>9692
Is Gustavo Fringe going to be play Batista or Fidel?

 No.9714

>>9713
They'll probably muddy the waters by mixing both into one

 No.9715

>>9714
I think this is less intentional muddying the waters and more because they have a track record of being totally spineless when it comes to putting politics in their game inspired by politics

 No.9717

>>9715
>>9714
>>9713
They will portray Castro as a fascioid banana republic hereditary dictatorship, just like a true psyop. And you will fight as the revolutiojnaries who want freedom from the dictatorship, who will probably be left wing to an extent. Thats how a real psyop works, it doesnt seem like propaganda so it will go down easier, and people will associate Cuba with repression and terror regardless.

 No.9730

>>9717
These “game developers” are pretty much devoid of reality. Apparently one of the developers went to Cuba to research, “went to Cuba” probably went to “little Havana” Fla. and considered that to be Cuba.

 No.9778

I think it's gonna be a far cry from what its fans want gameplay wise, following the trend set by FC3-5 with the latter two's politics already being abysmal
I wonder how they'll do the main character's self discovery theme justice or if they'll fuck that up completely for some shooting with broken sneak system

 No.9781

>>9778
>it's gonna be a far cry from what its fans want

dohoho

 No.9783

>>9778
The best far cry was number 2.

 No.9784

>>9783
100%. That game was great and had a great atmosphere/message.

 No.9785

>>9783
If I remember correctly you could ally with literal communist guerillas right? Fuckin based

 No.9803

>>9785
I think the idea was that both sides were just as equally corrupt groups of "beyond left right or centre" Mobutuists with non-descriptive names that both sound vaguely revolutionary.

 No.9804

>>9803
Yeah, it was a parody of like 'Democratic People's Front' and 'Alliance of Democratic People' which is so prevalent in Africa sadly.

 No.10008

Are people actually getting mad at this game? isn't inspired by Batista's dictatorship? It's not about Castro at all I thought?

 No.10013

>>10008
The Pentagon funds this crap dude of course it's about Castro and Cuba

 No.10018

>>10008
The creator literally said it’s about a so called “revolution” and the after effects of such a thing. Batista wasn’t a revolutionary, he was a dictator propped up by the US. The main villain of this game is a “revolutionary” leader with a tight grip on his people.

 No.10029

>>10008
Anyone thinking for a second they're not attempting to rewrite history by making a Castro that's somehow like Pinochet or Batista is delusional. This is ubisoft, they're liberal centrists at best (Syndicate) and reactionaries at worst (Unity).

 No.10035

>>10029
What makes them liberal centrist? At most in syndicate it seems liberal left from what I remember playing. And what makes them reactionary in Unity? Was it the presentation of the revolution? Funnily enough they kind of present Napoleon in a decent light.

 No.10036

>>10029
They are insane libtards. Fallout 5 got made literally because the lead story dev saw a "the end is coming" cardboard guy the week Orange man got elected and he started thinking "but what if the cardboard man is right?" because of it.

 No.10046

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>>10036
>Fallout 5 got made

 No.10055

>>10018
well he's outright described as a fascist, thought that would leave only batista, especially since castro didn't have his children be his successor like some monarch

 No.10058

>>10055
How much you bet you say to someone that the hid of Castro is ruling Cuba and he saying "yea seems legit"?

 No.10059

>>10058
To be fair I think most westerners just imagine poorer countries to be like that

 No.10072

Somewhat unrelated but while I'm not sure if it's the best game of the franchise I think FC4 had one of the most interesting politics and villain. The dictator dude of Kyrat (forgot his name), while by no means leftist, was definitely the lesser evil and the game implied that heavily in the end. In a way he's sort of like an Assad, and the revolutionaires in the game are very similar to the rebels in the civil war. The fact that no matter which side character you choose to side with, you'll end up with either religious fundamentalists or drug dealers running the rebel forces drives the point home even farther, surprisingly similar to actual jihadists in Middle Eastern conflicts. It would've been pretty cool if in the secret ending in the start where you don't leave the room the dictator dude takes you under his lead and you fight alongside the government against the rebels. In a way it's implied that happens in that ending, when he say some shit like let's go shoot some guns.

 No.10083

>>10035
Well you're right that syndicate was kind of libleft, although they licked the monarchy's ass like hell. They also literally bastardized marx into some kind of a fucking socdem that the real marx would have stuffed in a locker.

In Unity they straight up displayed reactionary tendencies, the revolution of the people was just a muh conspiracy. Also them presenting Napoleon (who literally betrayed the revolution) in a positive light is not a good thing.

 No.10090

>>10072
The fact that there were no objective good guys in FC4 really was a pleasant surprise. Though, It was probably just Ubisoft having some sort of post nut clarity for a moment.

 No.10123

Mainstream garbo

 No.10134

>>10090
I liked the girl faction. At least the monks were send to the fields.
Oh lord, seeing what they call guerrilla after reading the memoirs of two failed ones is like feeling a ghost leg and wanting to beat everyone with it. Goddam

 No.10140

>>10083
Napoleon was kinda based though. He didn't betray shit, the revolution by that time already was a mess made up of the most cynical and corrupt dipshit centrists. Meanwhile Napoleon, as egotistic as he was, dragged Europe kicking and screaming out of the last remains of feudalism. Even when he was defeated, the old order didn't really manage to recover.

 No.10167

>>10140
This. Napoleon wasn’t exactly a pure conservative (feudal conservatism at the time) neither Republican radical like the Jacobins. Napoleon was very much center and simply had the military try and consolidate the revolution. We would get to see Louis Bonaparte years later take this stance of being a sort of centrist that bring all the old aristocratic conservatives, the bourgeois republicans, and the socialists in toe with his government to maintain the “peace”.

 No.10654

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https://news.ubisoft.com/en-us/article/jzZzBMLk8k4XAWgNpXfju/the-politics-of-far-cry-6

> A story about a modern revolution must be. There are hard, relevant discussions in Far Cry 6 about the conditions that lead to the rise of fascism in a nation, the costs of imperialism, forced labor, the need for free-and-fair elections, LGBTQ+ rights, and more within the context of Yara, a fictional island in the Caribbean. My goal was to empower our team to be fearless in the story we were telling, and we worked incredibly hard to do this over the last five years.


> We also tried to be very careful about how we approached our inspirations, which include Cuba, but also other countries around the world that have experienced political revolutions in their histories.


> In our approach we made sure to seek creators and collaborators for our team who can speak personally to the history and cultures of the regions we were inspired by.


> I am from a family that has endured the consequences of revolution.

 No.10655

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so, they admit that it's Cuba + USSR, China and so, they will bring exiles like Yuri Bezmenov to give their testimony, this is a new level of propaganda, but because they speak about
> "a modern revolution must be…"
and no longer the classic COD with the kill Soviets, they are just bad

He says that and also "I am from a family that has endured the consequences of revolution.", looking for a porkie that has the same last name, there is only one fugitive ex-Iranian banker who lives in Canada. Curious, the director of farcry 6 is also from Canada, has the same traits and last name

 No.10656

>>10654
>I am from a family that has endured the consequences of revolution.

Yup, it's gusano time

 No.10665

thread theme

 No.10678

>>10654
>modern revolution
Sounds like liberal bullshit.
>the conditions that lead to the rise of fascism in a nation, the costs of imperialism, forced labor,
Okay
>the need for free-and-fair elections, LGBTQ+ rights,
>to empower our team to be fearless in the story we were telling
Nevermind, it is liberal bullshit.

>We also tried to be very careful about how we approached our inspirations, which include Cuba, but also other countries around the world that have experienced political revolutions in their histories.

>In our approach we made sure to seek creators and collaborators for our team who can speak personally to the history and cultures of the regions we were inspired by.
Could this mean that they're focusing on what happens before a revolution?
>I am from a family that has endured the consequences of revolution.
Nope.

 No.11107

>>9544
its pretty dull. the game play is ok, story is dumb

 No.11108

>>9544
Ths isn't out yet though

 No.11109

>>11108
This is the sequel to 5 right?

 No.11114

>>11109
I don't know about sequel, but it's certainly the next entry into the series

 No.13023

What’s the story about? If you played it

 No.13024

looks like shit and far cry in generel is pretty dull and mediocre

 No.13025

L

 No.13037

>no mods
>blatant CIA propaganda
>trying to make baby anarchists get into literal CIA propaganda

no thanks, i was hopeful we'd get some SJW power fantasy where you play as a latina mom beating the shit out of a digital Batista or something like that but i guess that was way too much to ask

 No.13056

>>13037
Batista overthrower sim when?

 No.13057

>>13056
Only when the Fidel sigma simulator be created

 No.13058

>>10072
You are right in the first sense, except that the rebels "the golden path" are just a mix of a caricature of fundamentalism and maoism -read PCP-SP or the CPN (M)-

Wow, I already responded to this post before. I remember some yt video from some uni marxists talking on how Nepal inspired Kyrat.

>>13057
I have a better idea, or a more marketable one a kinda Haiti or Santo Domingo sim.
Bad Guy: Black corrupt ethnonationalist (papa doc or baby doc, you pick) or american rogue puppet (modelled on Trujillo).
Depending on the choices you pick you either end up as a revolutionary from the socdem (arguing for a collaboration with the US) a leftist (triying to get some arms from Cuba and meeting with a guy who was in the guerrilla training there) and if the plot goes as planned you can meet the US trained spymaster who is a monster by his own merits,etc,etc.

The point of the game is saying "dictatorship bad" but putting some light on the struggles of the era.

 No.13062

>>13056
Fun fact:
The Godfather 2 (sequel to the Godfather game for xbox 360) starts with the Cuban Revolution, and the canonic version of the first game's protagonist gets fucking blown away by a Cuban sniper in the intro.
You later return to Havana to fight the local mob, and even attempt to assassinate Castro. You sneak into the palace and snipe him, only for him to be too much of a chad to die.

 No.13074

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>>13056

whenever i can pull up a team that actually wants to make a game

 No.13103

>>13074
dat gun model do be looking plain tho
gotta keep working at it

 No.13106

>>13103

is a low poly model
i actually wanted to use it to play around with substance painter and specular/shadow/

 No.13115

>>10654
>> I am from a family that has endured the consequences of revolution.
well clearly not enough if you know what i mean

 No.13116

>>10654
When this dude was talking about having a family that endured the consequences of a revolution he was talking about the Iranian Revolution, not the Cuban Revolution.

I don't think anyone here agrees with the Iranian Revolution so…I may buy the game, who knows?


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