Ubisoft announced that Watch Dogs: Legion launches its free online mode on March 9, free to all the owners of the game. Giving players the chance to race their friends through the streets of London, take on a variety of intense new cooperative mission types and challenges, or pull together a band of buskers to meet by the Tower Bridge for an impromptu riverside performance. And if you’re feeling less harmonious, you can always go toe-to-toe in a round of darts, or blast the skittering legs off each other in Spiderbot Arena, a new PVP mode. Here’s everything you need to know about the online mode of Watch Dogs: Legion:
The online mode of Watch Dogs: Legion will include the following features for all players as part of the 9th March free update:
- Free-roam open-world co-op where players can team up with their friends for up to four-players and explore London, encounter city events, complete challenges 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 and fight back against London threats across the most iconic landmarks of the city.
- “Leader of the Pack,” the first four-player co-op Tactical Op which will require teamwork and efficiency. It’s made of five interconnected narrative missions which are endgame content, made for players who are seeking a challenge. Players will need to strategize and communicate effectively with their teammates and ensure they have upgraded gadgets and recruited a strong cast of characters.
- The first available Player-vs-Player (PvP) mode, Spiderbot Arena, where four players control armed spider bots and compete in a high-intensity free-for-all deathmatch.
The online mode for Watch Dogs: Legion launches in a free update on March 9 for Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PS5, PS4, Stadia, Amazon Luna, and PC, including Ubisoft+. To keep up with the latest, check out our Watch Dogs: Legion news hub.