'Far Cry 5' White Collar Job Live Event Guide: How to Get Shovel Launcher and Other Live Event Awards

The fifth Far Cry 5 live event, White Collar Job, has begun. This time we're getting sneaky with bows and arrows. The event launched Tuesday, May 1 at 12 p.m. EDT and continues for a full week. If you've heard about the challenge but aren't sure how to participate or meet community goals, we've put together a complete guide to everything you need to know below.

Far Cry 5 Live Event Guide: Everything You Need To Know About The White Collar Job Event

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The next Far Cry 5 live event, White Collar Job, is now live. Find out how to get the shovel launcher and individual and community award, here. Ubisoft

The latest Far Cry 5 event includes both a personal goal and a community goal which must be completed by May 8. The event takes place anywhere there are Jacob's Judges (the brainwashed wolves found in the Whitetail Mountains) or any other wolves. It's best to stick to the northern region for this event.

Far Cry 5 White Collar Job Live Event Personal Goals & Rewards: How To Get The Shovel Launcher Weapon

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The Shovel Launcher weapon and Jacob's Hunter outfit are up for grabs if you can complete the White Collar Job live event Ubisoft

As with the previous events, there are two separate reward pools players work towards in the White Collar Job event. The first is a set of personal goals which you complete alone. All you have to do to complete this week's personal event challenge is to kill Jacob's Judges or any other wolf with a bow and arrows. Once dead, move in to pick up the collar that the wolf drops.

  • Kill 5 animals - 100XP and 50 Silver Bars
  • Kill 10 animals - 100XP and Shovel Launcher weapon

Far Cry 5 Pickup Blowup Live Event Community Goals & Rewards: How To Get The Jacob's Hunter Outfit

Live Events also feature community level rewards received by everyone if they reach specific goals. Here are the goals the community must reach by May 8 to receive the group rewards:

  • Kill 250,000 animals - 100XP and 50 Silver Bars
  • Kill 500,000 animals - 100XP and "Jacob's Hunter" Outfit

Note: You need to have signed up for the event to recieve rewards.

How To Sign Up For Far Cry 5 White Collar Job Live Event: Do You Need A Season Pass?

Far Cry 5 Live Events are open to all players. Anyone can sign up, regardless of whether they have a season pass or not. To access the event, follow these steps:

  • Open your saved game.
  • Navigate to the in-game menu where you find your map, inventory and other important info.
  • Go to the tab for Online play and select Live Events.
  • You'll see information there about the current event and the objective. Once you accept the quest, you can go back to your game to complete it.

How Do I Know When The Personal And Community Goals Have Been Met?

Far Cry 5's Live Events screen shows your personal goal progress and the community's progress. In the future, Ubisoft plans to bring more individual and community Live Events to the game. Make sure you are signed into your Ubisoft account to see your progress.

So what do you think? Are you excited to start slinging arrows in Far Cry 5? What do you think next week's event will include? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below.