Watch Dogs gets official release date

Today, Ubisoft revealed that its highly anticipated open world action-adventure game, Watch Dogs, will be released worldwide on May 27, 2014.

After a few months of delay, gamers will be happy that they finally have a release date for Ubisoft s huge new IP, Watch Dogs. After a leak from, it seems that Ubisoft were forced to announce the release date and their new trailer a little early than planned, how much earlier is unknown.


We are pleased to be able to reveal to gamers all over the world the new release date for Watch Dogs… We are extremely confident that the additional time we afforded the dev team to refine and polish the game will be more than worth the wait. - Geoffroy Sardin, EMEA Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Ubisoft


Players who purchase Watch Dogs on either the PS3 or PS4 will also have exclusive access to 60 minutes of additional gameplay that other platforms will not have access to.


“We re really excited for the launch of Watch Dogs on both PS3 and PS4 and are confident that it will prove to be one of the standout games of 2014… It s a unique and visionary game and we believe that the exclusive content available via PSN will not only excite gamers, but showcase how PlayStation is a preferred destination for Watch Dogs.” - Michael Pattison, Vice President, Third Party Relations, Sony Computer Entertainment Europe.


Watch Dogs will be available on the PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and Windows PC from May 27th.The Wii U version will release at a later date.