Far Cry 6, Ubisoft’s cockfighting recreation that features a gazillion-hour open-world shooter, has a transmog characteristic. But you won’t know so from the beginning. In truth, to take it from some gamers, it’s all too simple to glaze proper over it.
Transmog, for these unfamiliar with the time period, is a characteristic in gear-heavy video games that means that you can change your outfit with out altering your stats. In video games that marry stats, perks, and different necessities to particular items of drugs, like Far Cry 6, transmog is that if not important, at the very least very a lot appreciated. Ubisoft’s personal Assassin’s Creed Valhalla added it 4 months after launch, however flummoxed gamers by demanding a average sum of in-game forex for every change. (Even extra offensive, you possibly can pay actual cash for that in-game forex.) Destiny 2, in the meantime, added long-requested transmog choices earlier this yr, however tethered them to an excruciating grind, primarily limiting how usually gamers might make use of the options.
Both programs, whereas removed from excellent, are higher than nothing. Cyberpunk 2077, a notoriously sartorially challenged role-playing recreation, doesn’t have a transmog characteristic. Officially.
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In Far Cry 6, the characteristic is on the market from the beginning, and it’s absent gimmicks. You don’t should grind for assets. You don’t should pony up in-game forex. You simply…choose the factor you wish to put on after which put on it. The solely catch is that the choice to take action is a bit buried.
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First, go to your Arsenal menu. Hover over any piece of drugs you wish to change, then hit the Triangle button (on PlayStation) to examine it. In the lower-left hand nook, you’ll see a small icon that appears like an eyeball doing a barrel roll.
Click on that. From there, you possibly can have your character show some other unlocked piece of apparatus in the identical class. That’s it! Welcome again to the world of the trendy.
This choice has slipped by some gamers, which is sensible, as once more, it bears no apparent indicator. “Just came upon you possibly can customise your look and never impact [sic] your stats and shit,” reads one Reddit put up, with the creator explaining downthread they wished they discovered about it sooner. Kotaku’s personal Zack Zweizen, who’s sunk greater than two dozen hours into the sport, didn’t know the choice existed till I discussed it in our Slack channel this morning. So yeah, don’t really feel dangerous should you’ve missed it.
Now, if solely I might transmog that ludicrously fashionable Far Cry x Hamilton subject watch onto my IRL wrist…