Today, Ubisoft finally released its highly anticipated open world game, Watch Dogs, on Xbox 360, Xbox One, Playstation 3, Playstation 4 and PC. Watch Dogs, tells the story of Aiden Pearce, a brilliant hacker whose criminal past led to a violent family tragedy. Now on the hunt for those who hurt his family, players will be able to monitor and hack their enemies by manipulating everything connected to the city’s Central Operating System (ctOS). Watch Dogs lets the player use Chicago as their ultimate weapon and exact their own style of revenge.
A season pass is also available and offers savings of 25% on post launch content, including the new single-player story featuring T-Bone; a new Digital Trip game mode, plus new missions, weapons, outfits and more. For PlayStation®owners, Watch Dogs offers additional exclusive content featuring four extra missions representing one extra hour of exclusive gameplay. A unique White Hat Hacker outfit will be unlocked upon completion of these missions, as well as bonus tech points, providing new in-depth knowledge about an important faction in the Watch Dogs universe.
Furthermore, take your experience beyond the console with a groundbreaking, real-time, companion game Watch Dogs: ctOS Mobile. This innovative mobile platform allows players to connect and compete with friends, even when away from their home console. The Watch_Dogs companion game delivers revolutionary dual-screen gameplay that enables you to play from anywhere, at any time.
Also available shortly after launch is the ebook, “Watch_Dogs //n/Dark Clouds”, written by John Shirley, author of numerous novels, books of short stories, screenplays and teleplays. The ebook storyline picks up where the video game leaves off, allowing fans to further explore the world of Watch Dogs. The ebook is a first for Ubisoft, conceived in-house and released exclusively via digital channels. It will be available in two digital formats in English, French, Italian, German and Spanish.