WatchDogs is an adventure game with a tense thriller storyline based around hacking and data trails. The player is transported to a high-tech city controlled by the Central Operating System, which gathers and stores information about the city's populace. The game's protagonist is Aiden Pearce, a hacker out for revenge: his aim is to manipulate the Central Operating System and its stored data so that he can hunt down and punish the criminals who wronged his family.
What the game offers
WatchDogs takes immersive gaming to a new level by offering the player an entire city to disrupt and manipulate on their mission. Roads can be thrown into chaos by hacking traffic lights, public transport can be manipulated for a quick getaway, and many other opportunities are there for the savvy player. The game is designed for the PC, and can be run on Windows Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8. The title also features "online contracts", which offer multiplayer experiences.
An immersive game like no other
WatchDogs is a game that demonstrates the future of the adventure genre through its sheer scope and range. Whether they are in it for the gripping storyline or the expansive playing field, no keen gamer can turn down this title.