“God save the NPCs”
Watch Canine Legion is actual, and we are going to absolutely be studying extra about it within the close to future. After loads of rumors and hypothesis over the previous couple years, the third entry within the collection will probably be set in London, following San Francisco and Chicago within the first two entries. Anticipate extra hacking, drones, and different cool devices as you discover an in depth open world.
We’ve rounded up all of the rumors, bulletins, and launch info right here for you so you possibly can keep up-to-date with every little thing concerning the subsequent entry within the Watch Canine franchise.
Watch Canine Legion Leaks and Rumors
On June third, a product itemizing was noticed on Amazon UK for Watch Canine Legion, which can allegedly be set in a near-future model of London. This was the primary point out of the identify, as earlier hypothesis was that it will merely be referred to as Watch Canine three.
The itemizing—which has since been eliminated—the outline reads, “Watch Canine Legion is about in a near-future, dystopian model of London. It is a post-Brexit world by which society, politics and know-how have modified and altered London’s fortunes.”
After the leak, Ubisoft formally confirmed the sport will probably be unveiled at E3 by way of the official Watch Canine Twitter account. The tweet accompanies a brief video with a purple Watch Canine brand in opposition to a grainy, black background that reads, “God Save the NPCs. Reveal at E3. #WatchDogsLegion #UbiE3” Their Twitter account identify additionally now reads “Watch Canine Legion” with the corresponding branding.
Watch Canine Legion Gameplay
No gameplay has been launched for the upcoming recreation but. That mentioned, you possibly can most likely anticipate to see some footage throughout Ubisoft’s E3 Press Convention on Monday, June 10th at 1:00 PM PST.
In keeping with a leak from Kotaku, gamers will have the ability to assume management of any NPC within the recreation, although this hasn’t been formally confirmed. The Amazon leak did reveal some gameplay particulars, nevertheless, saying, “Each particular person you meet within the open world, has a full set of animations, voice over, character traits and visuals which can be generated and guided by gameplay programs.”
Watch Canine Legion Setting
The preliminary Amazon itemizing mentioned of the brand new setting, “London is without doubt one of the most iconic cities on the planet and has had an enormous affect on all of Western Tradition for hundreds of years… London makes complete sense for WD, as town has one of many highest surveillce [sic] ranges on the planet making this the right playground.”
Watch Canine Legion Launch Date
No launch date info has been introduced for Watch Canine Legion, nevertheless, Ubisoft beforehand reported that there are three extra unannounced AAA video games that will probably be launched earlier than March 2020, so it’s potential we are going to see it earlier than then.
What about Legion has your curiosity piqued? Tell us within the feedback, and be sure you take a look at all of our protection of it and extra at E3 2019.
Matthew Adler is a contract online game journalist and Host of In Your Ingredient—A Gaming Podcast. You may comply with him on Twitter @matthewadler.