Watch Dogs: Legion Assassin’s Creed Crossover and Title Update 5.5 Out Now
Guard dogs: Legion cross with Assassin’s Creed today, adding a Modern Day Assassin named Darcy to the ranks of DedSec via the Season Pass. Arriving as part of the Title update 5.5 on Xbox One and Xbox Series X | S, Darcy comes with a slew of free additions for everyone Guard dogs: Legion players, including new missions, new PVP modes and the Xbox debut of Legion of the Dead, a PVE survival mode that challenges DedSec to escape a London overrun by hordes of zombies.
Darcy’s new missions – Enter the Assassins and The New Creed – are free, as are two new world missions, Templar Hunt and Artifact Hunt. Season Pass holders can play as Darcy in single player and online modes, and enjoy unique abilities that include:
- Hidden blade: The signature weapon of the Assassin, which improves melee attacks and allows kills from any angle.
- Eagle Drone: A scout drone that can self-destruct and emit an electromagnetic pulse at close range.
- RA costume: Take the guise of an enemy to access restricted locations and apply the disguise to nearby allies in multiplayer.
Title update 5.5 also brings two new PVP modes to Watch Dogs: Legion Online: Invasion, the fan favorite PvP mode of previous games, which allows players to invade another player’s game and execute a hack while trying to remain anonymous. Thanks to Play As Anybody, Invasion now allows hackers to trade with other characters around the world to avoid detection. The other new mode is mining, in which players get their hands on crypto keys and roam the city to download the data while other players hunt them down.
The single player campaign will also add Resistance mode, which offers a new level of challenge with gameplay modifiers that include:
- Permadeath still active
- Metro station for the disabled fast travel
- Most civilians hate DedSec at first
- Significantly longer cooldowns for most abilities, hacks, and gadgets
Finally, Watch Dogs: Legion of the Dead – a cooperative PvE survival mode in which up to four players attempt to gather resources and equipment and escape London during a zombie apocalypse – is now available on Xbox. One and Xbox Series X | S for the first time, with two new enemies, new weapons and more. The near future of London is a big city, full of adventure and danger, and from today – whether you’re in the mood to hunt down the Templars or flee from hordes of the living dead – there are even more new things waiting to be discovered.
Watch Dogs®: Legion
Build resistance from anyone in the world to take back a near-future London that faces its downfall. Recipient of over 65 E3 awards and nominations. Recruit and play like anyone in London. Each person you see has a unique story, personality, and skills for unique situations. Hack armed drones, deploy spider robots, and take down enemies using an augmented reality cloak. Explore a huge open urban world featuring London’s many iconic landmarks and fun side activities. Team up with your friends to complete new four-player co-op missions and PvP matches in the new online mode. Upgrade to the Gold or Ultimate Edition to access the Season Pass and more!
Watch Dogs: Legion – Season Pass
The Watch Dogs: Legion Season Pass includes a major expansion delivered in two episodes, including the return of Aiden Pearce as a full playable character. It also includes new content for Watch Dogs: Legion – additional missions, four iconic heroes with unique abilities, and a Dedsec car skin. Also includes access to the Original Watch Dogs Full Edition once available!