Ubisoft released the story trailer for Watch Dogs: Legion today. It places the fate of London in the players’ hands. Zero-Day, an unknown entity, has framed the secret underground resistance, DedSec, for the bombings that contributed to the fall of London. In Watch Dogs: Legion, players must fight to liberate London by building a resistance.
Led by Ubisoft Toronto, Watch Dogs: Legion will release on October 29, 2020 on Xbox One, PlayStation4, Stadia and for Windows PC on Epic Games and Uplay. The game will also be available on UPLAY+, Ubisoft’s subscription service. Watch Dogs: Legion will also release on Xbox Series X | S on November 10 and digitally on PlayStation5 alongside the console on November 12. The physical version of the game on PlayStation 5 will be available on November 24. Watch Dogs: Legion will also be available on Amazon Luna when the Ubisoft channel launches.
Ubisoft also announced that the Online multiplayer mode of Watch Dogs: Legion will be available on December 3 as part of a free game update for all Watch Dogs: Legion players. Watch Dogs: Legion has a robust post-launch plan that will bring fresh content to the single-player mode, and introduce online multiplayer modes.
As part of the December 3 free update, the online mode will include free-roam open-world co-op where players can team up with their friends for up to four-player co-op and explore the city of London and participate inside activities and new co-op missions for two-to-four players using new co-op gameplay mechanics and giving players the opportunity to recruit the perfect team. Additionally, you will have access to four-player co-op Tactical Ops missions which will require teamwork and efficiency. And finally, the first available Player-vs-Player (PvP) mode, Spiderbot Arena, where four-to-eight players control armed spiderbots and compete in a high-intensity free-for-all deathmatch will roll out as well.
New free content for the single-player mode will be available in a future update in 2021, and will include new characters with new abilities, new mission content, and a New Game Plus mode. Additionally, players who acquire the Season Pass of Watch Dogs: Legion will get access to Watch Dogs: Legion – Bloodline, a new storyline which includes Aiden Pearce from the original Watch Dogs game and Wrench from Watch Dogs 2, fully playable in the single-player campaign and online, along with two other characters which were unveiled today which includes Darcy, a member of the Assassin Order, thanks to a cross-over with Assassin’s Creed and Mina, a subject of transhuman experiments, who possesses the ability to mind control individuals.
In addition to the unique playable characters and Watch Dogs: Legion – Bloodline story expansion, the Season Pass will offer extra DedSec missions, the original Watch Dogs Complete Edition from 2014, and more. The Season Pass of Watch Dogs: Legion is available for purchase as part of the Gold, Ultimate, and Collector editions.