The people at Ubisoft are going down an unusual road to promote the upcoming fifth installment in the Far Cry video game franchise. They recently released a trailer announcing a short film, called called Far Cry 5: Inside Eden’s Gate, and it’s coming to Amazon Prime Video in just a few days. Here’s the straight dope on the short film, which features the game’s antagonist Joseph Steed doing his cult leader thing:
“In Inside Eden’s Gate, rumors of a fanatical cult called The Project at Eden’s Gate lure three vloggers to the remote Hope County, Montana. As the vloggers follow the leads of missing locals and other strange events, they come face-to-face with Joseph Seed, played by the same actor as the in-game version of the cult leader, and the rest of the fanatical doomsday cult.”
You have to wait until March 5th to see Far Cry 5: Inside Eden’s Gate on Amazon Prime Video, but you can check out the announcement trailer below right now.