Publisher Ubisoft’s highly anticipated open-world action/adventure title – Watch Dogs – has finally been given a new – worldwide, nonetheless – release date: May 27th.
Watch Dogs presents us the tale of Aiden Pearce – a modern-day vigilante hell-bent on getting revenge on those who’ve wronged him, by hacking Chicago’s central operating system (ctOS), via his personal smartphone. Check out the game’s official story trailer below.
“We are pleased to be able to reveal to gamers all over the world the new release date for Watch Dogs™,” said Geoffroy Sardin, EMEA Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Ubisoft. “We are extremely confident that the additional time we afforded the dev team to refine and polish the game will be more than worth the wait.“
If you plan on getting Watch Dogs for your PlayStation 4 or PlayStation 3, know that Sony’s versions also come packed with 60 minutes of additional gameplay.
“We’re really excited for the launch of Watch Dogs on both PS3® and PS4® and are confident that it will prove to be one of the standout games of 2014,” said Michael Pattison, Vice President, Third Party Relations, Sony Computer Entertainment Europe. “It’s a unique and visionary game and we believe that the exclusive content available via PSN will not only excite gamers, but showcase how PlayStation® is a preferred destination for Watch Dogs.“
Watch Dogs will be available for purchase on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC. The Wii U version will come at a later date. For all your latest hacking news – including our upcoming review – keep it locked to Analog Addiction.
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