Free Far Cry 6 Upgrade from PS4 To PS5 Is not Working for Some

Far Cry 6's free upgrade from PS4 to PS5 seems to have some issues at the moment

Some UK fans who purchased Russian copies of Far Cry 6 while having a PlayStation Network (PSN) UK account cannot activate the free upgrade from the PS4 to the PS5 version (thanks, Destructoid).

One player, Stuart Pearson, posted a video on Twitter showing his experience of getting the free upgrade by using a separate Russian PSN account and said the issue stems how Ubisoft shipped the game.

Read More: Far Cry 6: All Endings Explained, Including the Secret Ending

Free Far Cry 6 Upgrade from PS4 To PS5 Isn't Working for Some

Apparently, the publisher shipped region-locked versions of Far Cry 6.

Eurogamer reports that Ubisoft told them that they are now aware of the issue and are "investigating" the report incidents about the free upgrade. Their statement reads as:

"The team is aware of reports that some players are unable to upgrade their PlayStation 4 version of Far Cry 6 to the PlayStation 5 version."

We'll update once the problem is resolved.

Read more: Far Cry 6 interview - Explore the world like never before

This Article's Topics

Explore new topics and discover content that's right for you!

Far Cry 6Gaming News
Have an opinion on this article? We'd love to hear it!