A latest ranking from European rankings board PEGI appears to counsel a brand new Far Cry recreation is on the best way.
As noticed by GameRant, an inventory for a recreation titled Captain Laserhawk Niji Warrior lately appeared on PEGI’s web site, although the web page has since been taken down. For some context, if that is actual, it might technically be a spin-off of a spin-off of a spin-off; Captain Laserhawk: A Blood Dragon Remix is a Netflix animated sequence that launched final 12 months, which was a spin-off animated sequence primarily based on Blood Dragon, which itself is a spin-off of Far Cry 3. Little bit of a six levels of separation state of affairs, however with spin-offs right here.
In accordance with the itemizing, the sport is deliberate for PC, and gameplay apparently sees gamers participating in a “laser ‘deathmatch'” the place they must compete to eradicate probably the most opponents. The sport can be rated a 12, describing “reasonable violence through which human-like characters are shot utilizing laser weapons. Reactions to being shot are unrealistic, with characters breaking into elements when hit.” It is also sounding prefer it could possibly be a free-to-play recreation, as there’s a point out of the flexibility to buy in-game objects like cosmetics, however it’s famous that “the sport can nonetheless be performed with out the necessity to buy such objects.”
Eurogamer requested Ubisoft for remark, however the developer mentioned it does not “touch upon rumours or hypothesis.”
Based mostly on the title of the sport, presumably it’s going to have one thing to do with the Niji 6, a gaggle of superheroes featured within the animated present which are clearly riffing on reveals like Energy Rangers with their dramatic performances and rainbow-coloured outfits.
Captain Laserhawk launched again in October 2023, and options some shock cameos from a spread of Ubisoft characters, like Splinter Cell’s Sam Fisher, Past Good & Evil’s Jade, and Rayman, who was wanting a bit worse for put on within the animated sequence.