Watch_Dogs is Ubisoft's new IP and a next-gen title. In Watch_Dogs you play as Aiden Pearce as he uses his smart phone to hack objects to get out of sticky situations through out the game. As Aiden Pearce, players must do what ever they can to accomplish their goal in the game. The Crew, which another new IP from Ubisoft is an open world racing game that was announced by Ubisoft at E3 this year.
Today Ubisoft has big news regarding two of their next-gen IPs. The news they have announced today is that Watch_Dogs and The Crew have been delayed. Ubisoft has revealed that both of the games have been delayed to Spring 2014. Watch_Dogs was originally a PS4 launch title and was supposed to release on the PS3 on November 19, 2013 in NA and November 22, 2013 in EU. The Crew however never had its release date announced.
"Our ambition from the start with Watch Dogs has been to deliver something that embodies what we wanted to see in the next-generation of gaming. It is with this in mind that we’ve made the tough decision to delay the release until spring 2014.Source: IGN.We know a lot of you are probably wondering: Why now? We struggled with whether we would delay the game. But from the beginning, we have adopted the attitude that we will not compromise on quality. As we got closer to release, as all the pieces of the puzzle were falling into place in our last push before completion, it became clear to us that we needed to take the extra time to polish and fine tune each detail so we can deliver a truly memorable and exceptional experience.
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We can’t wait to see you in Chicago next spring. We are confident you’ll love this game as much as we love working on it."