Ubisoft announced that the online mode for Watch Dogs: Legion will be available on March 9, 2021, for all owners of the game via a free update for Xbox, PlayStation, PC and Stadia.
Players on all platforms will get Watch Dogs: Legion multiplayer mode in the upcoming free update, which is landing on Tuesday, March 9, 2021. In the announcement, Ubisoft have revealed in detail everything that will be coming in the update and also released a trailer where they explained how the mode works.
The online mode of Watch Dogs: Legion will include the following features:
- 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.
- The first available Player-vs-Player (PvP) mode, Spiderbot Arena, where four players control armed spiderbots and compete in a high intensity free-for-all deathmatch.
Those who complete any online activity will earn XP to increase their rank and unlock various rewards such as exclusive cosmetics and influence points to recruit new operatives or upgrade their DedSec gadgets.