In a recent AMA session on Reddit, the Game Director of Far Cry 6 Alexandre Letendre confirmed that the game, at least at launch, will not have the mode Arcade and map editor. According to Letendre, giving up these two features “was a difficult decision,” but it would have allowed the studio to Ubisoft Toronto to “focus on the campaign”.
You can find the Q&A session at this address. On this occasion Alexandre Letendre said that the studio decided to give up two elements that had been highly appreciated in Far Cry 5: the Arcade mode, which allowed you to create single player / coop missions as well as multiplayer matches to share with friends. , as well as the classic map editor.
“No, Arcade mode will not return,” Letendre wrote. “Removing this mode was a difficult decision, but it allowed us to focus our energies on main campaign, with which we will take the players to the heart of a modern revolution. “
Far Cry 6 will arrive on Windows PC, Xbox One, Xbox Series S, Xbox Series X, PS4, PS5 and Stadia on October 7, 2021.