Watch Dogs has 8-player online freeroam multiplayer mode

Creative director Jonathan Morin reveals new details about Ubisoft's upcoming action game.

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[UPDATE] The live Ubisoft Montreal Watch Dogs Q&A session on Twitch has just ended. It's unclear if there will be a replay, but if there is, we'll add it here.

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Ubisoft's much-anticipated upcoming open-world action game Watch Dogs will feature an 8-player freeroam online mode, creative director Jonathan Morin stated today on Twitter.

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Unfortunately, that's all we have to go on regarding the Watch Dogs freeroam multiplayer mode right now. The game also includes a head-to-head multiplayer mode where players will hunt down other human players and use their hacking skills to affect the world to their benefit.

Looking for more Watch Dogs news? Ubisoft Montreal developers are currently holding a live fan Q&A over Twitch, which you can watch below. Watch Dogs launches May 27 for Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, and PC. The Wii U version will come sometime later.

For more on Watch Dogs, be sure to check out GameSpot editor Shaun McInnis' recent extensive hands-on preview of the game from his recent trip to Ubisoft Montreal.

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