Since Ubisoft have at least 4 AAA projects dropping between now and next March, it’s fun to take bets on what they might be. It’d be weird if Watch Dogs wasn’t one of them, so now’s as good a time as any to brush up on the sequel.
The bog standard edition of Watch Dogs 2 is going for $30 through Ubisoft officially, but it’s available for the much cheaper price of $11.69 through Fanatical right now. The deal’s only hanging around for another 9 hours or so, but it’s a solid price for Ubisoft’s open-world hacking adventure, which turned out to be a vast improvement from the original.
You may have expected hacking, driving and shooting in Watch Dogs 2, but did you expect a discussion of Aliens vs. Predator? How about a chat about what's cool about Latin? Yes, the language. Ubisoft's developers have hidden some odd and interesting stuff in their latest massive open-world game.Read more
The 3D platformer, the faded genre of Super Mario 64 that flourished two decades ago, was supposed to finally make a comeback in 2017. The likes of Yooka-Laylee and Super Mario Odyssey were going to bring it back. But Watch Dogs 2, of all games, snuck some 3D platforming into its side missions last year, using one key design twist to refashion how these kinds of games works.Read more
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