If you receive an email that invites you to play the beta, do not open it, it is phishing

Ubisoft has confirmed that it has reported this fraudulent email and has warned players.

Far Cry 6

In the coming months, on an unknown date, the new installment of the Far Cry saga will hit the market. Ubisoft this time it will take us to a communist country where the people rebel against the power and the dictator, known as President, character to be played by the actor Giancarlo Esposito. We all really want to try Far Cry 6, but watch out for the excitement that it can be expensive.

Some content creators and other players They have received in the last hours an email with, supposedly, special access to a video game beta. The email looks official, it has a detailed embargo and a password to access the content. Well then, it’s false, is a phishing attempt, a very common type of scam on the Internet. Do not open that message if, by some accident, it reaches you.

The youtuber theRadBrad reported this fact and Ubisoft has confirmed that this is indeed the case, and has warned all players about him. “We can confirm that the email regarding access to the Far Cry 6 beta is a phishing attempt. Has been reported. No reply if you have received this email or similar. Thanks for the warning! “, The company has indicated on Twitter.

According to the youtuber, this email contains a link that, by clicking on it, downloads and installs on our computer A virus that sees our screen and records everything we do. Therefore, be careful and do not sting. We still need more information about the video game, but we did know at the end of 2020 that the game will have different graphics technology on PC, such as ray tracing or variable rate shading.

No release date for Far Cry 6

Far Cry 6 was originally going to be released on February 18, 2021. Ubisoft clearly announced its release date, but in October 2020 decided to delay it without specifying a date. What we do know for sure is that the game can come from April 1, something that the French company confirmed. The last clue we have about the release date came from the microsoft store, which put the month of May as the time of his departure, but we are still waiting for official confirmation.

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