'Far Cry 5' Crafting Guide: How to Make Explosives and Pharmaceuticals

Crafting in Far Cry 5 is much simpler than previous entries in the franchise, and the number of craftable items have been dramatically reduced. In fact, there are only four types of stat-enhancing pharmaceuticals and four types of explosives. Most of them share similar ingredients too, meaning it's easy to craft everything without having to hunt for specific items.

'Far Cry 5' Crafting Guide: How to Make Explosives and Pharmaceuticals

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Learn how to create pharmaceuticals and explosives in Far Cry 5 Ubisoft

How Do I Craft Pharmaceuticals In Far Cry 5?

There are four types of pharmaceuticals to craft in Far Cry 5. To access the pharmaceuticals, hold LB/L1 to bring up the weapon wheel. While still holding the LB/L1, also hold RB/R1. This brings up a new menu, where you can craft and consume pharmaceuticals. To craft a pharmaceutical, highlight it with the stick, then hold X/Square.

The different craftable pharmaceuticals are as follows:

The Fast:

Ingredients: 2x Jimson Weed, 2x Bliss Oil

Effects: Increases speed

The Furious:

Ingredients: 2x Prairie Fire, 2x Bliss Oil

Effects: Increases melee attack damage

Ultimate Hunter:

Ingredients: 2x Jimson Weed, 2x Prairie Fire, 2x Mustard

Effects: Automatically tags all animals within sight, predators flee

Ultimate Survivor:

Ingredients: 2x Lupine, 4x Prickly Lettuce, 2x Bliss Oil

Effects: Reduces incoming damage

How Do I Craft Explosives In Far Cry 5?

There are four craftable explosives in Far Cry 5. To craft, hold LB/L1 to bring up the weapon wheel, then highlight the item you want to craft with the direction stick. Once you have selected the item hold X/Square to create it.

The different craftable explosives and their required ingredients are as follows:

Molotov: 2x Fasteners, 2x Liquor

Proximity Explosive: 2x Blasting Caps, 2x Fasteners, 2x Nitro

Remote Explosive: 2x Blasting Caps, 2x Nitro, 2x Casing

Dynamite: 2x Casing, 2x Fasteners, 2x Nitro

So what do you think? Are you going to craft yourself all of these items when playing Far Cry 5? What other questions do you have about the game so far? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below.

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