Ubisoft’s upcoming open world action-adventure stealth game, Watch_Dogs is the most pre-ordered new IP in Ubisoft’s history, according to Senior VP, Geoffroy Sardin.

“We are seeing tremendous excitement for the new Watch Dogs game, said Michael van den Berg, vice president of merchandising at GameStop International.

Watch_Dogs Is The Highest Pre-Ordered Next-Gen Game 1

In fact, Watch Dogs is the highest pre-ordered next-generation console game to date. It is on track to be one of the top selling video games across all consoles in 2014.”

Ubisoft added that Watch Dogs is “the most pre-ordered new IP in the entire industry this year”. The publisher expects to sell over 6.3 million copies of the game, outselling Assassin’s Creed (2007).

“These strong pre-orders are a clear indication of players’ anticipation and excitement for Watch Dogs,” said Geoffroy Sardin, Senior VP of Sales and Marketing at Ubisoft.

The teams have worked tirelessly to ensure that players will enjoy a top quality game with enormous scope, and we can’t wait to get the game into their hands.”

Previously, The publisher announced that the game has been finalized, it finally goes gold following five and a half yeasr in development.

Watch_Dogs will release on May 27, 2014 for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and PC. A Wii U release will follow at a later date.


You can like our page on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, or add us to your circle on Google+ to keep yourself updated on all the latest news around the web.

Source: Press Release

Pin It on Pinterest