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Ubisoft admits giving Nexus 7 tablets to journalists at Watch Dogs event

Many thanks to Ubisoft for reminding us that swag-bribery is alive and flourishing in the video game events industry.

By Peter Parrish | 15 Apr 2014 | 7

Watch Dogs gets PC Nvidia video demonstration. Stunning.

This is real, it’s an actual demonstration video of Watch Dogs on the PC from Nvidia and it looks fantastic.

By Paul Younger | 10 Apr 2014 | 1

IncGamers Podcast / Vidcast #160

This week on the IncGamers Podcast, we all learn what a ‘Heartbleed’ is in the context of coding exploits.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Apr 2014 | 2

Watch Dogs PC system specs revealed on Steam. Still quite demanding.

Is your PC ready for the hacking adventure from UbiSoft which releases on 27 May?

By Paul Younger | 5 Apr 2014 | 3

Watch Dogs Vigilante Edition gets an unboxing video

With the Watch Dogs release now getting closer Ubisoft pumped out this unboxing video to show what’s inside the Vigilante Edition of the game.

By Paul Younger | 4 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

Watch Dogs trailer shows you around hackable Chicago

I’m not sure if Ubisoft is using the same trailer-creation agency as Rockstar now, but this Watch Dogs trailer (Welcome to Chicago) has a real Grand Theft Auto advertising feel to it.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

Watch a Watch Dogs live Q&A at 8pm UK time, today

Questions, questions, questions. So many questions about Watch Dogs. If only there were some sort of outlet by which such questions could get answers.

By Peter Parrish | 7 Mar 2014 | Comments Off

Watch Dogs release date announced

After much delay, Watch Dogs has finally been given the green light for release on 27 May.

By Paul Younger | 6 Mar 2014 | 2

Watch Dogs due April-June 2014, Ubisoft reports annual losses

If you’ve been watching out for signs of a Watch Dogs release date after Ubisoft’s decision to delay the game, then the company’s Q3 financial report should give you some idea of when to expect it.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Feb 2014 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast #136

The podcast team are sad to learn that Ubisoft has ruined Tim’s birthday by moving the release of Watch Dogs to the spring.

By Peter Parrish | 16 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

Watch Dogs gets delayed until 2014

It was supposed to be one of the big released this year but alas Ubi has decided to delay the game until spring 2014.

By Paul Younger | 15 Oct 2013 | 1

IncGamers Podcast #135

The on-again, off-again … and then on-again nature of the demanding PC specs for Watch Dogs gives the podcast team plenty of excuse for some specs-ulation (sorry,) this week.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

Watch Dogs PC specs reappear, actually are still quite demanding

Never mind actually playing Watch Dogs, keeping an eye on the PC system specs situation is a game in itself.

By Peter Parrish | 7 Oct 2013 | 3

The Watch Dogs PC specs won’t be that demanding after all

Update: Err, it turns out maybe the specs are still demanding.

By Tim McDonald | 3 Oct 2013 | 3

The Watch Dogs PC specs are quite demanding

Update: The Watch Dogs PC specs won’t be that demanding after all
Is this a glimpse at so-called ‘next gen’ specs and requirements, or are Ubisoft just bad at optimising ports?

By Peter Parrish | 2 Oct 2013 | 7

Unboxing the Watch Dogs Dedsec Edition video

UbiSoft are back with another unboxing video and in this one they’re taking a look inside the Watch Dogs Dedsec Edition.

By Paul Younger | 11 Sep 2013 | 1

Stalking: Fourteen minutes of Watch Dogs gameplay in video

Watch Dogs is back in a new video from Ubisoft this evening which shows fourteen minutes of gameplay with commentary explaining exactly what’s going down.

By Paul Younger | 4 Sep 2013 | 1

Ubisoft and Nvidia’s cosy new alliance adds features to PC Watch Dogs

As part of Ubisoft and Nvidia’s recently announced “gaming alliance,” Watch Dogs will be getting some fancy-pants graphics options on PC.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Aug 2013 | 2

Ubisoft tells us about Dedsec in new Watch Dogs trailer

It’s not just the cops who are after hacker/vigilante supreme Aiden Pearce in Watch Dogs, it seems, because Ubisoft’s 30,000th trailer for the game focuses on Dedsec – seemingly a group of tech-savvy types who’ve been warning people about the dangers of the CtOS system – the system that Aiden hacks into for all of his cop-escaping magic – for quite some time.

By Tim McDonald | 21 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

Ubisoft and Nvidia form gaming alliance, give journos many laughs

Ubisoft and Nvidia have announced that they’ve formed a GAMING ALLIANCE in order to “offer PC gamers the best gaming experiences possible for Ubisoft’s biggest upcoming titles.”
Specifically, Nvidia’s Developer Technology Team are apparently working together with Ubisoft’s dev teams in order to add the latest and greatest in graphics technology to Ubi’s games, including Watch Dogs, Splinter Cell: Blacklist, and Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag.

By Tim McDonald | 21 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

Watch Dogs wants you to go on a Hacker Hunt

Ubisoft have set up the world’s creepiest website in We Are Data (sorry: WeareData), which uses geolocation data (with authorisation from the sources) to let you see what’s going on in three major cities across the globe – London, Paris, and Berlin.

By Tim McDonald | 21 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

H_ide with the Watch Dogs app

Here’s the thing, if you want to stay anonymous just stop bloody well tweeting about what you had for breakfast or posting on Facebook about what a great time you are having, that’s how you stay anonymous.

By Paul Younger | 21 Aug 2013 | 1

Who will watch the Watch Dogs film?

Ubisoft has re-confirmed today that it’ll be collaborating with Sony Pictures and New Regency on a film project based on Watch Dogs (as mentioned by Variety back in June) thereby ensuring that now literally all Ubisoft gaming properties have a film in the works.

By Peter Parrish | 20 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

Watch Dogs goes very Ubisoft with an explanatory trailer

Ubisoft love their lengthy gameplay/exposition trailers. All told, Ubisoft have probably released more hours of Assassin’s Creed 4 and Splinter Cell: Blacklist footage to the public than it’ll actually take to finish those respective games… and now they’re doing much the same with Watch Dogs!

By Tim McDonald | 13 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

New Watch Dogs trailer makes us want to play it even more

I really, really, really want to play Watch Dogs, to the extent that I’m already plotting how best to incapacitate Peter so that he can’t take the review code.

By Tim McDonald | 1 Aug 2013 | 4

City watching with the Watch Dogs WeareData site

To prove the point that we’re all in some way being tracked in the world today with snazzy tech like mobiles and CCTV, Ubisoft launched their Watch Dogs WeareData site which can be best be described as a black Google map with extra bits of info bolted on.

By Paul Younger | 27 Jun 2013 | 1

Watch Dogs Impressions

Nominated best of E3 2013 for original game and action adventure, Watch Dogs is generating a fair amount of hype amongst gamers.

By Deirdre Hollis | 19 Jun 2013 | 1

PC E3 Trailers that sell the game

E3 is always a bit nuts, it’s information overload, and soaking up everything over three days is tough on the old grey matter.

By Paul Younger | 16 Jun 2013 | Comments Off

Apocalypse Now: Ubisoft trying to get more game movies made

Oh no.
We’ve apparently hit that point where publishers – or, well, Ubisoft – have decided that, hey, games should be on the silver screen!

By Tim McDonald | 13 Jun 2013 | Comments Off

Watch your back: Watch Dogs’ seamless multiplayer detailed

We all knew that Watch Dogs would have some sort of multiplayer, but it wasn’t really clear what it would entail.

By Tim McDonald | 12 Jun 2013 | 2