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VideoWatch: Five ways Watch Dogs 2 connects to Watch Dogs 1

Now you'll never have to hack your way through the original.

Digital FoundryWatch Dogs PS3: has last-gen hardware had its day?

Stripped back extensively, the soul of the game is at risk.

Digital FoundryFace-Off: Watch Dogs

Hack once again with the ill behaviour.

Key events

30th May 2014

Face-Off: Watch Dogs

27th May 2014

Watch Dogs review

21st February 2013

Watch Dogs confirmed for PS4

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VideoWatch: Five ways Watch Dogs 2 connects to Watch Dogs 1

Now you'll never have to hack your way through the original.

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Next Watch Dogs game coming in the next 13 months

Will fill the role of Assassin's Creed.

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Alien Isolation, Watch Dogs 60% off in huge Xbox sale

UPDATE: Weekend discounts on Halo: MCC, Killer Instinct, more.

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Digital FoundryDigital Foundry vs Watch Dogs on Wii U

Is this the end of mature AAA multi-platform game development on Nintendo's console?

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Watch Dogs has shifted 9 million copies

Ubisoft sales up 65 per cent year-over-year.

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Jade Raymond leaves Ubisoft after a decade

Splinter Cell: Blacklist producer Alexandre Parizeau is replacing her.

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Watch Dogs Wii U won't get the Bad Blood DLC

Ubisoft isn't throwing Nintendo a T-Bone on this one.

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FeatureWatch Dogs: Bad Blood shows off its new tricks

But is Ubisoft's open world worth revisiting?

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Watch Dogs Wii U gets a November release date

Use the GamePad as a map or for Off-TV Play.

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Watch Dogs update finally lets you hack your friends

Misbehaving players will now be pooled together.

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Watch Dogs is Ubisoft's last mature game for Wii U

"They are very interested in Just Dance."

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Watch Dogs teases New Jersey-based DLC

The garden surveillance state.

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Watch Dogs enhanced graphics mod gets a final release

Is TheWorse's mod the best way to play the game?

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Watch Dogs has shipped over 8 million units

"Is now well positioned as a major franchise," says Yves Guillemot.

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Watch Dogs gets new single-player DLC tomorrow on all platforms

Adds three new missions, two weapons and four perks.

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PlayStation 4 is top-selling console for five months straight in the US

3DS second, while Mario Kart 8 sees Wii U improve.

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Digital FoundryWas there really a Watch Dogs graphics downgrade?

Now the dust has settled, Digital Foundry examines all the evidence.

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Nvidia partnering on Assassin's Creed: Unity, Far Cry 4 for PC

GameWorks team also involved with The Crew and The Division.

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Watch Dogs loading bug blocks some users that have redeemed uPlay rewards

UPDATE: "Not specifically related to Uplay Rewards," Ubisoft reveals.

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Watch Dogs sells 4m copies in a week

Biggest new IP launch in the US and UK.

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Assassin's Creed 4 character crosses over to Watch Dogs

Ubisoft's biggest nod yet that the universes are combined.

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Watch Dogs walkthrough and strategy guide

Our essential guide to Ubisoft's latest open-world adventure.

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Watch Dogs is the biggest new IP launch in the UK ever

Only GTA, FIFA, COD and Battlefield have ever sold more.

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Digital FoundryWatch Dogs PS3: has last-gen hardware had its day?

Stripped back extensively, the soul of the game is at risk.

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FeatureWatch Dogs: stuck in the unfunny valley

Open-world games are often better when they lighten up.

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Digital FoundryFace-Off: Watch Dogs

Hack once again with the ill behaviour.

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uPlay issues affect Watch Dogs on PS4 and Xbox One, too

And Trials Fusion, Child of Light and Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag.

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Watch Dogs PR stunt goes awry, summons bomb squad

"It was the dumbest stunt ever."

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Watch Dogs outsold any Ubisoft game ever in 24 hours

Well Watch Dogs, we have a wiener!

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Watch Dogs PC unplayable for many due to Uplay errors

"All the possible efforts are put into the resolution of this problem."

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Digital FoundryWatch Dogs performance analysis

Initial tests and impressions from Digital Foundry.

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VideoVideo: Watch Watch Dogs, dogs

We are live-streaming three times today. Woof.

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Watch Dogs review

Cyber house rules.

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VideoVideo: Watch Dogs' mad Digital Trip mini-games revealed

Carmageddon-style driving, psychedelic jumping, robot spiders and more.

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Digital FoundryDoes Watch Dogs deliver on its stunning E3 2012 reveal?

Digital Foundry presents in-depth tech analysis.

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Confirmed: Watch Dogs PS4 900p, Xbox One 792p, both 30fps

No multiplayer freeroam for last-gen versions.

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Watch Dogs runs at 1080p 60fps on PlayStation 4, Sony says

UPDATE: Listing has removed this boast.

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Watch Dogs PC free when you buy a new Nvidia card

Settle the graphics debate once and for all.

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Watch Dogs 2 would "certainly not" take as long to make

Morin muses on where a sequel could lead.

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Watch Dogs' graphics will "compare greatly to E3 2012"

"If you use the same weather at the same place at the same time."

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Ubisoft shows off the PC version of Watch Dogs

Is this closer to the E3 2012 reveal footage?

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Watch Dogs season pass includes new playable character

Plus extra missions and weapons for a discount.

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Watch Dogs PC recommended specs are pretty tasty

UPDATE: Want it to look like the new trailer? Ultra specs unveiled!

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Watch Dogs graphics look better in the latest trailer

UPDATE: Footage taken from a PS4 dev kit.

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VideoVideo: Inside Watch Dogs' rival factions

Ubisoft talks tech company Blume and hacker collective DeadSec.

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Watch Dogs PlayStation-exclusive content detailed

Four missions, an outfit and a hacking perk.

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Average player takes 35-40 hours to finish Watch Dogs

Plus, Ubisoft confirms additional content following delay.

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FeatureHow Watch Dogs' multiplayer liberates Ubisoft's open world

New impressions, new gameplay and new details on Ubisoft Montreal's blockbuster.

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Watch Dogs PC minimum specs confirmed

Creative director says recent trailer "wasn't a good graphics reference".

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Watch Dogs closed beta spotted for Xbox One

Maybe it will Aiden your purchase.

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In pictures: the Watch Dogs floor

A brief look inside Ubisoft Montreal.

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FeatureWhy Watch Dogs was delayed

"It takes balls to do it, and I like that."

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Watch Dogs release date revealed

UPDATE: new trailer released. PlayStation-exclusive DLC confirmed.

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Watch Dogs delayed again on Wii U

To focus on platforms with the "broadest possible benefit".

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FeatureEurogamer readers' most anticipated games of 2014

Your top 10 choices for the year ahead.

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Assassin's Creed 4, Watch Dogs DLC exclusive to PlayStation for six months

UPDATE: AC4 PlayStation content will remain exclusive, Ubisoft confirms.

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FeatureUbisoft cancels the next-generation launch party

Watch Dogs' delay is a blow, but also a sign of the French publisher's growing might.

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Watch Dogs delayed until spring 2014

UPDATE: Amazon and GameStop to offer bundle pre-orders ala carte PS4s

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Watch Dogs boss compares its Chicago map to GTA 5's scale

“We have a huge world but it's more about the density.”

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EGXEurogamer Expo 2013 developer sessions schedule unveiled

Watch_Dogs! Killzone! The Witcher 3! Forza 5! All streamed online, too.

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Uplay confirmed for PS4 and Xbox One

PC client set for 4.0 update in October.

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Watch Dogs film announced by Ubisoft

Bet it has a hack writer.

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The Division to launch towards the end of 2014

Ubisoft expects Watch Dogs to sell over 6 million copies.

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Digital FoundryTech Analysis: Watch Dogs on PlayStation 4

How well does cutting-edge PC code translate to next-gen console?

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FeatureThe next-generation will be open-world

Ubisoft and more on connected freedom.

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FeatureAfter Xbox One U-turn pre-owned is back on the table - but at what cost?

Mixed opinions on the complex issue of second-hand sales.

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Driver: San Francisco dev reportedly working on a racing game called The Crew

Studio to announce new game at E3. Co-production with ex-Test Drive devs?

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Watch Dogs and Assassin's Creed 4 confirmed for Xbox One

Big 2013 games among six coming to Microsoft's new console from Ubisoft.

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FeatureInside Watch Dogs, Ubisoft's new open world

New details including next-gen wind, and how others players can infiltrate your single-player game.

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Watch Dogs includes 60 minutes of PS3-exclusive content

UPDATE: Ubisoft confirms for PlayStation 4, too.

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Watch Dogs release date named, new gameplay trailer

Four special editions hounded out.

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Every PlayStation 4 game, every developer announced so far

UPDATE: 169 companies have now signed up. Still no The Last Guardian.

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FeatureThe big interview: Sony's Shuhei Yoshida on PS4

"It's more about services than the system."

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Watch Dogs confirmed for PS4

UPDATE: Confirmed for Wii U. New trailer shows off the most badass phone ever.

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Watch Dogs Wii U release touted by retailers

Artwork matches earlier marketing leak.

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Ubisoft: "we have been penalised by the lack of new consoles"

They help customers "reopen their minds".

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Impressive new Watch Dogs visual released

Can Ubisoft really squeeze this onto current-gen consoles?

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FeatureActual New Games of 2012: The Half-Time Verdict

We pass judgement on the candidates from January and add a few to the list.

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Ubisoft snaps up Watch Dogs movie domains

Big plans for lauded new action IP?

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FeatureE3 Reaction: The Next Generation Arrives at E3

Amidst franchise fatigue it seemed that while the platform holders might not be ready for the next gen just yet, others most definitely are.

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FeatureWatch Dogs Preview: Placing Power in Your Palm

Ubisoft's open world game delivered the best action of E3 - and it promises to offer much, much more.

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Ubisoft's Watch Dogs unveiled, platforms not yet disclosed

UPDATE: Ubisoft confirms it's heading for Xbox 360, PS3 and PC.