Ubisoft is all set to release the first major update for their action-adventure game Watch Dogs: Legion. Update 4.0 is scheduled to go live today, May 4, at 8.30 AM ET, 12.30 PM UTC, 6 PM IST on all available platforms of the game.
Update 4.0 will introduce players to three new characters. Additionally, season pass owners will gain access to a new DeadSec mission called Swipe Right. For online mode, the developer is adding new co-op missions, assignments, and co-op gadgets.
Get ready for character customization, Mina 🧠, and more!— Watch Dogs: Legion (@watchdogsgame) May 3, 2021
Title Update 4.0 will go live tomorrow, after a maintenance which starts at 8.30AM ET/12.30PM UTC. Expected down-time is 90 minutes. pic.twitter.com/GnysgKcLpJ
Watch Dogs: Legion new playable characters
Update 4.0 will bring new playable characters in Watch Dogs: Legion. First is Mina Sidhu who will be available through the season pass. Player's can use Mina's power of mind control to overcome challenges. Player's can use Mina in both single-player and multiplayer modes.
If you don't have a season pass, fret not. Ubisoft is adding two more playable characters- a DJ and a First Responder to single-player and online modes of Watch Dogs: Legion. First Responders can deploy an AR shield to protect themselves or other players and DJs can buff teammates and disrupt enemies using soundwaves.
New online missions, co-op gadgets, and customization
Watch Dogs: Legion online will get 3 new co-op missions with different objectives that can be completed with three other players. Additionally, 5 new assignments will also be available. Players will have access to two new co-op gadgets.
Finally, new customization options will be available in Watch Dogs: Legion with update 4.0. It will allow players to change character hairstyle and hair color.