How Assassin's Creed Connects to Watch Dogs

How Assassin's Creed Connects to Watch Dogs

While Assassin’s Creed Origins might focus primarily on main character Bayek’s journey through ancient Egypt, the game has also managed to sneak in some more of the modern day gameplay that the series has become famous for. In previous Assassin’s Creed titles, modern day elements gave Ubisoft the flexibility to include a number of easter eggs they might otherwise have been unable to add, and Assassin’s Creed Origins is no different—except this time, one of those easter eggs might have finally proven a long-standing fan theory.

Over the course of the modern day sections in Assassin’s Creed Origins, players can access a laptop that is connected to the Abstergo network (Abstergo being the modern day version of the Templars). During these sessions, players can uncover security cam footage of Watch Dogs protagonist Aiden Pearce standing over the lifeless body of Olivier Garneau, the former Abstergo CEO who was himself a side mission target for Pearce over the course of Watch Dogs.

Warning: the image below is a minor spoiler.

watch dogs assassins creed crossover

Fans have long believed that there is a connection between Watch Dogs and Assassin’s Creed, and the security cam footage is certainly a nod to that. Whether or not Ubisoft is hinting at a potential crossover between the two universes—something that fans have wanted for as long as both franchises have existed—or is simply acknowledging that they exist in the same space, it’s an exciting addition that will no doubt create speculation for years to come.

Assassin’s Creed Origins has some of the best modern day storytelling of the series, too, which could be an indication we are getting ever closer to the fabled time where Aiden Pearce and a modern day assassin begin to work together to bring down Abstergo. At the very least, Ubisoft has left the door open for a potential blockbuster announcement in the future, something that seems wise even if there aren’t any plans to pursue it at this time.

Assassin’s Creed Origins is available now for PC, PS4, and Xbox One.

Source: Eurogamer


Doujin Series

Doujin Series "Iya na Kao Sarenagara Opantsu Misete Moraitai" Gets Anime Adaptation

An official website has opened for an anime adaptation of Iya na Kao Sarenagara Opantsu Misete Moraitai doujin series on Friday. The anime is slated to debut in 2018.   Drawn by&nb...

Upcoming Anime

Upcoming Anime "Killing Bites" Adds Additional Cast Members

The official website for upcoming anime adaptation "Killing Bites"  an adaptation from the beast-battle manga series written by Shinya Murata and illustrated by Kazasa Sumita about...

New Pokemon Movie Spotted for 2018!

New Pokemon Movie Spotted for 2018!

Early today Shizue Kaneko's twitter account was flooded with ash pictures. As she reveals a collaboration between Wit Studios and OLM on a new Pokemon Movie is on the works. Of course is not...

Key Visual and Broadcast Times Reveal for Violet Evergarden

Key Visual and Broadcast Times Reveal for Violet Evergarden

The official twitter for upcoming anime series based on the popular award wining light novel series Violet Evergarden has revealed broadcast information and more details for the upcoming ani...

Web Manga

Web Manga "Jashin-chan Dropkick" Gets TV Anime

An official website has launched and announced that the Jashin-chan Dropkick (Dropkick on My Devil!!) a web manga series by Yukiwo will get a TV anime  The anime is slated for Sum...

Top 10 Animes of Fall 2017

Top 10 Animes of Fall 2017

Today marks the end of another season and we wanna share with you guys the amazing wrap of the fall season with titles we feel cautivated our emotions and reflect on some of our actions as well as ope...

PUBG Female Characters Drawing Controversy

PUBG Female Characters Drawing Controversy

In a strange turn of events, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is under fire from gamers online due to its new changes to the female character model. A rather unnecessary addition has been made to the...

Cast for TV Anime

Cast for TV Anime "Nanatsu no Bitoku" Announced

The official Twitter account of The Seven Heavenly Virtues (Nanatsu no Bitoku) anime series, based on Hobby Japan's multimedia project by the same name, has revealed cast members. The anime will p...

My Hero Academia Star Wars Tribute and Upcoming Movie!

My Hero Academia Star Wars Tribute and Upcoming Movie!

Light sabers aren't just for westerns as manga illustrator Kōhei Horikoshi the illustrator behind fan favorite manga series My Hero Academia, privelage enough to be the "chosen one&...

Hitori no Shita  Outcast Season 2 Spotted

Hitori no Shita Outcast Season 2 Spotted

An official website for the Japanese broadcast of Hitori no Shita: The Outcast 2nd Season has been launched.The new seasonTitled Raten Daishou-hen, the series will begin its broadcast o...