If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy.

Far Cry Primal uses the same world map of Far Cry 4

Far Cry Primal recycles the map of Far Cry 4.


The world map of the recently released Far Cry Primal bears a lot of similarities to the one found in 2014's Far Cry 4.

Gamepressure captured two screenshots of of the heightmaps in both games to illustrate this, even highlighting the rock formations and bodies of water surrounding them. The actual levels on the ground may very well be completely different in Primal, even if it doesn't look that way from a top-down perspective.

Ubisoft used the same trick in the Blood Dragon off-shoot, though that standalone release cost less, had less features and was a lot shorter.

Here's the Far Cry Primal map:


And here's the same map in Far Cry 4:


About the Author

Sherif Saed avatar

Sherif Saed

Staff Writer

Whether it's news, reviews, or interviews - Sherif is always eager to tell you about video games. He plays shooters more than a sane person should, and occasionally has the skills to show for it.

Support VG247

You give us money, we give you an ad-free reading experience, merch discounts, a newsletter every month, and elite status amongst your friends.

See more information

More News

Latest Articles

VG247 logo

Buy our t-shirts, yeah

They're far more stylish than your average video game website tat.

VG247 Merch