Watch_dogs 2 – 10 ways it’s bigger, better and bolder than the original

The first Watch Dogs was as much a gritty revenge story as it was a hacker adventure, following the ever-grumpy Aiden Pearce on an odyssey through Chicago’s seamy – yet universally networked – underworld. Watch Dogs 2 is something else altogether, with big gameplay improvements and an overall sunnier outlook – and after we spent a few hours exploring and experimenting with its world, the differences between the two games are as clear as night and day. Here are 10 of the biggest:

Watch_dogs 2

Watch_dogs 2

Release date — November 15th, 2016
Developer — Ubisoft Montreal
PEGI 18+
Play as Marcus Holloway, a brilliant young hacker living in the birthplace of the tech revolution, the San Francisco Bay Area. Team up with Dedsec, a notorious group of hackers, and expose the hidden dangers of ctOS 2.0, which, in the hands of corrupt corporations, is being wrongfully used to monitor and manipulate citizens on a massive scale. Using the skills and anonymity of hackers, ignite the rebel in you and break the rules - for the lulz, for what's right, and most importantly, because you can.
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Mikel Reparaz has been an editor at GamesRadar, PlayStation: The Official Magazine, MacLife, and Official Xbox Magazine. He now works as a Communications Mercenary on the UbiBlog. Follow him on Twitter: @Wikiparaz