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Ubisoft Watch Dogs 2 trailer, release date now confirmed

After confirming that Watch Dogs 2 would be part of its E3 lineup last week, Ubisoft has announced that the game will be officially revealed tomorrow (June 8) on the Watch Dogs website. The company has also released a short…

Ubisoft confirms Watch Dogs 2 will be part of its E3 lineup

Watch Dogs, the open-world third-person title from 2014, was one of those games that seemed to divide opinion. Some called it a poor Grand Theft Auto copy with hacking elements thrown in; others, including me, loved it. The game shipped…

Watch Dogs PC performance issues finally fixed

Ever since the launch of Watch Dogs in late May, PC gamers have had to suffer through mediocre performance in the flagship Ubisoft title, even on rigs with high-end graphics cards. Despite Ubisoft claiming it had improved performance, the patch they…

'Watch Dogs' hit with login issues and more on launch day

In what’s become the norm with each new blockbuster game release, those attempting to play the just-released Watch Dogs are experiencing a myriad of issues ranging from trouble with authentication services to being unable to connect to Uplay – Ubisoft’s…

Watch Dogs Benchmarked, Performance Review

Set in an alternate reality techno-dystopian Chicago, Watch Dogs hit every gamer's holiday wishlist after appearing at E3 2012. The open world hackfest wowed onlookers with its urban stealth action and its seemingly 'next-gen' graphics, built on the studio's new 'Disrupt' engine. Although there was a lot of controversy surrounding Watch Dog's graphics approaching its launch, ultimately the game looks amazing when set to ultra on the PC.

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'Watch Dogs' release date set for May 27

Watch Dogs was originally scheduled for release alongside the launch of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One late last year. The project was ultimately postponed a month before the consoles hit store shelves and has been in a state of…

From 1982's E.T. to Present Day's Watch Dogs: How Much Does It Cost to Make a Video Game?

You pay $60 for many of the new games you play, but how much does a blockbuster game cost to make? Many in the industry don't even know the budgets of games. It is not unusual for developer working on a big-budget game to have no idea of the game's budget. To answer the question, we've pulled a bunch of scattered data from public sources as a first attempt to get a comprehensive sense of how much money the world's biggest and most expensive games cost.

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Sony reveals PlayStation 4 launch day entertainment apps

Anyone interested in the next generation of console gaming is likely starting to get excited now, with Microsoft and Sony launches just around the corner. While the next Xbox has been positioned heavily as an all-in-one entertainment hub, PS4 has…

Ubisoft partners with Sony and New Regency on 'Watch Dogs' film

Ubisoft recently announced they have partnered with Sony Pictures Entertainment and New Regency to develop a feature film based on the upcoming video game Watch Dogs. The movie joins a Splinter Cell film starring Tom Hardy and an Assassin’s Creed…