24 February 2013 2:00 PM, PST | MTV Multiplayer | See recent MTV Multiplayer news »

Speaking of cyber-thrillers, before the weekend got good and started, Ubisoft unveiled the cover art for "Watch_Dogs" (let's see how long I can keep writing it like that).

"Watch_Dogs" would be a great alternate contender for Clint's recent Deja Vu piece about the "Killzone" demo revealed during the same event--not because Ubisoft's game looks overly familiar*, every bit of gameplay we've seen so far has been heavily, meticulously guided to the point where I personally still have no idea what that game is.

There's a question of trust between developers and gamers to the extent that sometimes these videos--which essentially serve as vision statements--will somehow accurately reflect what we'll be playing a year or less out. Ubisoft has a proven track record of making excellent open-world third-person action games, so I trust that they're capable of making another one. It's just always dispiriting when the publishers/devs trot »

- Charles Webb

Report a problem




IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners