Media Create Co., Ltd. this month said Ubisoft Inc.’s Far Cry 5 for Sony Corp.’s PlayStation 4 ranked in the top 20 software sales in latest retail data from Japan.
Between Apr. 23 and Apr. 29, Far Cry 5 sold 4,430 units to rank as the No. 19 best-selling software title across all platforms for the month.
Far Cry 5 takes place in Hope County, Montana in which the user must survive the cult-occupied county and take down the prophet of Eden’s Gate, Joseph Seed, and free Hope County from his campaign.
The title includes the option to recruit potential allies to stand up against the cult. Each ally will have special skills, backstories, and individual personalities.
The final game includes two-player co-op and the largest vehicle and weapon customization roster in the franchise.