Far Cry 3 is an open world first-person shooter, which also features role-playing game elements including experience points, skill trees, and a crafting system.

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How can I skip skinning/looting animations in Far Cry 3?

Aside from dancing around dead bodies in an attempt to find the proper pointing spot for "Press E to skin", my most frustrating issue with Far Cry 3 is the amount of time it takes for the looting or ...
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How do I make a lot of money efficiently?

Far Cry 3 has a relatively expensive item economy, IMO, and money is a little hard to come by when you're at the early parts of the game. Compared to some of the other games I play, I find myself ...
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I want to spend more time stabbing and shooting, and less time climbing radio towers. How do I do this?

I'm looking to start a new game with Far Cry 3 again, but the thought of having to tediously climb those radio towers again, to get the free weapons and show parts of the map are discouraging me. Are ...
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What purpose does the 'Take Picture' function serve in the Far Cry 3 Camera?

The camera in Far Cry 3 is useful for tagging enemies from a distance but also includes the ability to take pictures. This does not seem to do anything useful when used on animals or enemies. Is ...
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What is the song that plays during the “Burn the drug fields” mission?

There's a song that plays on repeat during the "burn the five drug fields, destroy the boat" mission. I think it's kinda catchy. What's the actual name of the song and who performs it?
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Any use other than selling for items whose 'Recommended Use' is 'Sell"?

In Far Cry 3, when looking at items in your loot rucksack, each item has a 'Recommended Use.' Some say to craft certain things with them, but others simply say 'Sell.' I was wondering if there is ...
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What am I missing out on by not clearing outposts in Far Cry 3?

The problem with open world sandbox games is that the more you win, the more boring the world gets. (I think I'm the only person in the world that really enjoyed Far Cry 2's respawning outposts). The ...
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How do I silently take down dogs in Far Cry 3?

When taking on outposts or groups of guards in Far Cry 3, I'm constantly struggling to find a way to silently take down their pet dogs, so I can still earn the extra reward for handling an outpost ...
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What do the different mini-map highlight colors mean?

Some of the different mini-map highlight colors in Far Cry 3: Yellow and red: Light blue and red (red is inside blue): Light blue and red (blue is inside red): Light red and dark red: ...
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Do sharks attack you if you're using a water vehicle?

I have a real-life phobia that, unfortunately, carries over to video games when I play them. I don't like swimming and not being able to see below me. So when I swim, I'm unable to see sharks and ...
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What effect does taking radio towers have on weapon availability?

Right in the beginning of the game, Dennis tells you it's important to take radio towers because you can get guns for free in stores as a result. He's awfully unspecific as to how exactly this works, ...
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Bullets disappear after a certain distance in Far Cry 3?

I have realised that my shots don't register when I try long-range sniping in FC3 .. Is this a bug that I'm having or does the game really stop registering bullets after a certain distance ? Anyone ...
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In FarCry 3 is there an easier way of finding your kills than stumbling upon the body?

I often lose my kills in the grass and brush, even after tagging them with the camera or by aiming at them. Is there any better way of finding them than having to search? Even with the flashing ...
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In Far Cry 3 how can you equip a weapon you already own?

I own an AK-47 (shows as "owned" in store/buy/assault rifile) but holding 1 for the weapon switcher just shows my M133 shotgun. What happened to my AK-47? How can I equip it again?