Watch Dogs: Legion post-launch DLC includes online mode
Multiplayer mode will be added for free in December
Ubisoft has announced the post-launch plans for upcoming open world action game, Watch Dogs: Legion.
The Online multiplayer mode of Watch Dogs: Legion will be available on December 3 as part of a free game 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 in side activities. 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. Four-player co-op Tactical Ops missions which will require teamwork and efficiency. And lastly, the first available Player-vs-Player (PvP) mode, Spiderbot Arena, where four-to-eight players control armed spiderbots and compete in a free-for-all deathmatch.
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 buy DLC Season Pass 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 Darcy, a member of the Assassin Order, and Mina, a subject of transhuman experiments, who possesses the ability to mind control individuals.
The Season Pass will also 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.
Watch Dogs: Legion will launch on PC, Xbox One, and PS4 in late October. It is also coming later to PS5 and Xbox Series X with console launches in November. Players get a free upgrade to next-gen version.