Watch Dogs

PS3, XB360, PC, PS4, WIIU, XBOX ONE / Action / Release: Nov 19, 2013 / ESRB: M

Wii U in 2014: games to look forward to

By Robert Workman, Feb 17, 2014 1:00pm PST

Wii U has failed to capture the attention that its predecessor has. However, Nintendo isn't ready to give up the fight just yet--and, for that matter, neither should Wii U owners.


Watch Dogs delayed on Wii U

By Steve Watts, Feb 10, 2014 10:15am PST

Watch Dogs has been delayed on Wii U, as an earnings call from Ubisoft noted that most versions were still due in spring, but Wii U's version would come "at a later date."


Fraud led to accidental deactivation of Watch Dogs trademark

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 03, 2014 6:00pm PST

Ubisoft has temporarily lost the trademark for Watch Dogs as someone pretending to be CEO Yves Guillemot requested the "express abandonment" for...


How the Driver franchise laid the foundation for Watch Dogs

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 18, 2013 12:45pm PST

Ubisoft was working on a driving game, potentially to be part of the Driver franchise. However, after its cancellation, it laid down the foundation to become Watch Dogs.


Assassin's Creed 4 hides a Watch Dogs secret

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 31, 2013 2:00pm PDT

Watch Dogs may have been delayed to next year, but if you play Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag, you'll get a small Easter egg regarding Ubisoft's next open world game.


PlayStation-exclusive DLC for Assassin's Creed and Watch Dog are locked for six months

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 23, 2013 11:45am PDT

PlayStation snagged exclusive DLC for both Watch Dogs and Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag. But, "exclusive" typically means "timed exclusive" in...


So, what happens to Watch Dogs PS4 and Xbox One bundles?

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 15, 2013 4:00pm PDT

Today's sudden last-minute delay of Watch Dogs has many wondering: what happens to my next-gen console pre-order? Many gamers may have opted to buy a system with Watch Dogs...


Watch Dogs delayed to spring 2014, The Crew pushed back

By Steve Watts, Oct 15, 2013 9:20am PDT

Watch Dogs has been delayed to spring of 2014, Ubisoft announced today.


Watch Dogs for Wii U 'in between' current and next gen

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 08, 2013 4:15pm PDT

According to Ubisoft, the Wii U version of Watch Dogs will be better than the current-gen counterparts, although won't be able to match the fidelity of the PS4 or Xbox One version, of course.


Watch Dogs has 'very few' missions with required kills

By Steve Watts, Oct 07, 2013 9:30am PDT

Watch Dogs borrows a bit from Splinter Cell, letting you make your way through most of the game stealthily if you're so inclined.


Watch Dogs requires install on Xbox 360 (just like GTA5)

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 30, 2013 11:55pm PDT

Just like Grand Theft Auto V, Watch Dogs on Xbox 360 will come with separate 'Install' and 'Play' discs, though Ubisoft isn't ready to tell just how much space the game will require.


PS4 will recognize PS3 game discs for cross-gen upgrades

By Steve Watts, Sep 19, 2013 2:20pm PDT

Sony has provided a detailed walkthrough of how to upgrade your disc-based and digital purchases from PS3 to PS4 versions for $9.99. Games included in the promotion include Call of Duty: Ghosts, Battlefield 4, Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag, and Watch Dogs.


Watch Dogs allows tablet vs console play over 3G connection

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 06, 2013 3:30pm PDT

One of the nifty things you can do in Watch Dogs is set up a multiplayer match between someone playing the main game on the console, and someone on a connected tablet. And it can be done over a mobile 3G connection.


Watch Dogs open world video is Ubisoft potpourri

By Steve Watts, Sep 04, 2013 10:15am PDT

A new open world walkthrough of Watch Dogs shows off just how closely pieces of it hew to Ubisoft's biggest franchises.


PS4 receiving exclusive content from 20 third-party publishers and developers

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 30, 2013 6:30pm PDT

The PS4 is set to receive exclusive content from 20 third-party developers, including the Elder Scrolls Online beta and Destiny content.