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Far Cry 5's map editor lets you pull assets from Assassin's Creed and Watch Dogs

Samuel Horti
 

Far Cry 5's map editor will let players rip assets straight out of Watch Dogs and Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag and plonk them down in one of the game's Montana outposts. While you won't be seeing Edward Kenway in a pickup truck, you will have more than 9,000 objects and items to choose from, including from past Far Cry games, with 1,500 more added in future updates, Ubisoft has said. In the video above, Ubisoft shows of the editor's flexibility with an outpost raid set in a city that's halfway underwater, but it also highlights some more abstract designs, such as a level full of floating furniture.

 
 
Far Cry 5: Far Cry Arcade | Ubisoft

I can see players creating plenty of platforming challenges to go alongside the more obvious shooty-bang stuff. Ubisoft will release its own official maps for what's called the Far Cry Arcade—the in-game area dedicated to the editor and playing custom maps—alongside the game's DLC, so there should be plenty to choose from. You'll be able

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