Saturday, July 8, 2023, 9:32:00 p.m. Indochina time
The first Far Cry game was first released in 2004 as an open world FPS developed by Crytek before the team split off to develop Crysis. The ownership of the game is currently held by Ubisoft.
Twitter data miner Vinícius Medeiros tweeted on June 30, saying:
All of Far Cry 1’s source code has been leaked on the Internet Archive from unknown places.
from information posted User Llaetha.ro posted the source code for the game on the Internet Archive (Archive.org) website on June 24th, 2023. There are six files listed under the name Llaetha.ro.
“FarCry 1.34 complete.” Many people have tried to download it to test if it works by editing the assets file of the game.
Archive.org is like a digital library that you can download. Books, movies, music, software, etc.
The entire source code of Far Cry 1 has just been dumped in the Internet Archive. pic.twitter.com/agRMPHLT6o
— Vinicius Medeiros (@VinciusMedeiro6) 30 June 2023
Far Cry isn’t the first game whose source code has leaked onto the internet. Earlier this year, code for Mortal Kombat II and League of Legends was leaked, as well as for Ubisoft’s Watch Dogs Legion shortly after the game’s launch.