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Game Company DataBase that splits digital downloads between launcher required and not required
cretsiah Feb 7, 2023
so example



No launcher required: ( 98% chance of just working )

- Far Cry

- Far Cry 2

- Assassins Creed

launcher required: ( at the whim of ubisoft and its constantly breaking launcher )


- Far Cry 3

- Far Cry 3 Blood Dragon

- Far Cry 4

- Far Cry 5

- Far Cry New Dawn

- Far Cry Primal


- Assassins Creed 2

- Black Flag
whizse Feb 8, 2023
You can usually get this info via For example, on the Far Cry Primal page both Steam and Ubisoft Connect is listed together.

Last edited by whizse on 8 February 2023 at 6:30 pm UTC
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