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Watch_Dogs: Welcome to Chicago

Nik Schmidt's Avatar + Posted by Nik Schmidt on Mar 27, 2014

With the freedom afforded by Disrupt, an impressive new game engine exclusive to Watch_Dogs, Ubisoft has created a version of Chicago that is almost impossibly alive. Learn all about the new engine and how we’ve created a living, breathing Chicago inside Watch_Dogs.

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Watch_Dogs: PlayStation Exclusive Content Revealed

Nik Schmidt's Avatar + Posted by Nik Schmidt on Mar 20, 2014

Hey there! With the release of Watch_Dogs quickly approaching, we’re delighted to present to you a first look at some bonus content created just for PlayStation owners. Hacking is your weapon in Watch_Dogs. In four all-new mission exclusive to PS4 and PS3, Hacktivist group DedSec taps Aiden to help set the record straight and expose a company’s deceitful activities.

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Watch_Dogs: Player Freedom and Multiplayer Functionality

Nik Schmidt's Avatar + Posted by Nik Schmidt on Sep 04, 2013

In the latest Watch_Dogs video below, we get a first look at some of the experiences you’ll encounter when free-roaming through Chicago. While the main storyline is packed with great missions and intriguing characters, there are plenty of unique scenarios you’ll encounter while simply exploring the world. Let’s have a look at some of them.

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New Watch_Dogs Trailer Arrives

Nik Schmidt's Avatar + Posted by Nik Schmidt on Aug 20, 2013

Hey guys! Couldn’t make it to Gamescom? No worries, we’ve got you covered. Here’s the trailer that was recently shown at Sony’s conference. It introduces a rather intriguing group.

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Watch_Dogs E3 Walkthough Demo

Nik Schmidt's Avatar + Posted by Nik Schmidt on Jun 13, 2013

In this most recent Watch_Dogs gameplay demo, we witnessed the wide variety of tools that Aiden has in his arsenal, all expressed through gameplay.

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Watch_Dogs on PS4: Conversations with Creators

Nik Schmidt's Avatar + Posted by Nik Schmidt on May 03, 2013

Today we’re pleased to debut a Watch_Dogs developer diary as part of PlayStation’s “Conversations With Creators,” an ongoing series that focuses on PS4 game development with some of the most accomplished game studios in the world.

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Watch_Dogs on PS3 November 19, Out of Control Trailer

Nik Schmidt's Avatar + Posted by Nik Schmidt on Apr 29, 2013

Nik here, it’s nice to get another opportunity to chat with you guys. Today we’re digging a bit deeper into the human puzzle that is Aiden Pearce by launching our World Premiere Gameplay Trailer. Here you’ll get to know Aiden a bit better, and most importantly, you’ll discover what drives him to do the things he does.

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Watch_Dogs Coming to PS3 and PS4

Nik Schmidt's Avatar + Posted by Nik Schmidt on Feb 20, 2013

Watch_Dogs is back. In reality it never really went away, but it has been a while since E3 2012. A lot of development has been done on our side. We know you have many questions. Believe this: we’ll do our best in the upcoming months to answer all of them… well, most of them.

For now, though, the whole development team is very proud to show you this new gameplay demo where you’ll get to see yet another facet of Watch_Dogs in action. In it, you can see that Watch_Dogs will be a game of opportunities and choices; of connections and consequences.

As we continue our march towards launch you’ll get to know Aiden Pearce, our mysterious protagonist. Learn what drives him and what makes him tick.

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