Watch Dogs coming in 2013

Watch Dogs stunned many when it made a surprise appearance at E3 this year. The ambitious third-person open-world shooter had some rather creative ideas--and it was quite the looker, to say the least. And although Ubisoft is still hiring for the game's development team, the French publisher is aiming to have the game ready by 2013.

"Watch Dogs will be coming next year," Ubisoft's Yves Guillemot said in a investor's call, according to Joystiq. Apparently, the title was name dropped when discussing the AAA titles Ubisoft has scheduled for 2013.

Here's the debut trailer once again. It's expected to hit PC, PS3, and Xbox 360:

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