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Ubisoft have released a freaky reveal trailer for Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon in the style of an 8o’s cartoon series, complete with VHS style tracking, scratches and chroma offset effects. The campaign also includes a takeover of the Far Cry 3 website, with a nice motion graphics hack of the old site leading to the Blood Dragon site.

The year is 2007. It is the future. Earth has been ravaged by a nuclear war and new paths for peace must be found. A U.S. cyborg army may have found a solution: a powerful bioweapon on a distant island. A Mark IV Cyber Commando, Sergeant Rex Power Colt has been sent over to gather information and figure out what the hell is going on.

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Far Cry 3 character art created by concept artist Bruno Gauthier for Ubisoft Montreal. There is some great artwork here with a real sense of personality being expressed by the characters. Note the intricate tattoo art on several of the characters as well. Bruno has worked on several games in the past, most notably Splinter Cell Conviction (see here, here and here).

While we’re looking at Far Cry 3 you might also want to check out the Kotaku article on Far Cry 3 scrapped ideas concept art. Maybe we’ll see some of this as downloadable content in the future?
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