Watch Dogs

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

Sony and Ubisoft partner for Watch Dogs movie

By Steve Watts, Aug 20, 2013 11:28am PDT

Ubisoft's Yves Guillemont took the Sony stage today to announce the two companies are working together on a "blockbuster" Watch Dogs movie.


Watch Dogs video shows off lots of running away from the police

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 14, 2013 8:30am PDT

When I last saw Watch Dogs, I called it "Ubisoft's take on Grand Theft Auto, with a magical hacking twist." A new gameplay video from Ubisoft shows you why.


And here's Aisha Tyler in Watch Dogs

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 30, 2013 12:30pm PDT

Aisha Tyler, aka Lana from Archer, will have a small role in Ubisoft's upcoming open-world game, Watch Dogs.


Ubisoft explains why so many of their games are open-world

By Steve Watts, Jul 18, 2013 4:30pm PDT

Ubisoft's Julian Gerighty says the company's focus on open-world games is part of a general direction towards games that are designed to take advantage of a constant online connection.


Watch Dogs Limited Edition includes a face mask for... cosplay

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 18, 2013 10:00am PDT

The Watch Dogs Limited Edition will include a collectible SteelBook Case, the official soundtrack, an 80-page hardcover art book, a 9" Aiden statue, and Aiden Pearce's mask. The last bit will be helpful when you go cosplaying... in a bank, perhaps.


Watch Dogs 'too expensive' to be a one-off

By John Keefer, Jul 15, 2013 11:40am PDT

Watch Dogs has not even been released yet and already publisher Ubisoft is thinking about the future of the game without seeing how successful it is financially. Apparently, the company won't condier developing a game unless it has franchise possibilities.


Why Watch Dogs is set in Chicago

By Steve Watts, Jul 02, 2013 12:00pm PDT

Ubisoft explains why it chose Chicago as the setting for its open world action game Watch Dogs.


Titanfall takes record six E3 Game Critics Awards

By John Keefer, Jul 02, 2013 9:00am PDT

The winners in the annual Game Critics Award have been released for E3 2013, with Titanfall taking the top spot in all six of the categories it was nominated in, including Best of Show.


In Watch Dogs multiplayer, your game will get hacked

By John Keefer, Jun 12, 2013 6:00am PDT

Watch Dogs senior producer Dominic Guay takes us on an in-depth tour of multiplayer hacking in the game.


Watch Dogs and Assassin's Creed 4 get PlayStation-exclusive missions

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 10, 2013 7:49pm PDT

If you can't give a console maker exclusive games, you can at least get a little leverage out of exclusive content. Ubisoft is offering up exclusive missions for Assassin's Creed IV and Watch Dogs on PlayStation 4 and PS3, Sony announced during its pre-E3 press conference, i...


Watch Dogs E3 trailer is jolly nice CGI

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 10, 2013 6:45am PDT

No, CGI trailers don't represent gameplay. Yes, they are fluffy marketing to get you unduly excited. But by gum, the cinematic E3 trailer for Ubisoft's open-world cybervigilante 'em up Watch Dogs is awfully pretty, if a bit eerie. We can still enjoy it as an attractive and w...


Watch Dogs trailer shows off 'brutal street fighting'

By John Keefer, May 31, 2013 3:00pm PDT

Aiden Pierce is a technical genius in the upcoming Watch Dogs from Ubisoft Montreal, but he will also display a violent thug mentality when it comes to combat, according to a new video focusing on the motion capture for the game.


Watch Dogs pre-order bonuses unveiled

By John Keefer, May 20, 2013 9:30am PDT

Ubisoft has detailed some of the pre-order bonuses for its GTA-style hackfest, Watch Dogs, with exclusive single-player missions available from Amazon and GameStop.


The four-year journey of Watch Dogs

By Andrew Yoon, May 10, 2013 6:15am PDT

Four and a half years ago, Ubisoft gave a simple, but daunting, mandate to its Montreal studio: make a new IP. And so, the team began work on what's now known as Watch Dogs.


Watch Dogs preview: Grand Theft OS

By Andrew Yoon, May 10, 2013 6:00am PDT

It's very clear what Watch Dogs is: it's Ubisoft's take on Grand Theft Auto, with a magical hacking twist.