Published on August 4th, 2021 | by Adrian Gunning


Today, Ubisoft® announced that Far Cry 5 will be available to play for free from August 5 – 9 on Xbox Series X | S, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Epic Games Store and Ubisoft Store on Windows PC. Players will have access to the entire game in solo and two-player co-op.

New players will be able to pre-load the game starting today, and will be able to access the Free Weekend during the following times per platform:

  • PC via Ubisoft Store: August 5 at 11 p.m. AEST
  • PC via Epic Games Store: August 6 at 3 a.m. AEST
  • PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4: August 5 at 5.01 p.m. AEST
  • Xbox Series X | S, Xbox One: August 5 at 5:01 p.m. AEST

Players who want to continue their fight against The Father in Far Cry 5 will get to keep their game progression and enjoy discounts up to 85% off on the game and Season Pass during the Free Weekend.

About the Author'

Adrian lives in Melbourne Australia and has a huge passion for gaming, technology and pop culture. He recently finished his a Bachelor of Journalism and is currently focusing on games journalism. When not writing and playing video games, Adrian can be found in Comics 'R' Us debating the pros of the DC Universe and cons of the Marvel Universe.

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