Watch Dogs 2’s “seamless multiplayer” modes are nonetheless down at launch

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Ubi takes signature on-line modes offline for repair.

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Watch canines 2 might have launched globally right this moment, however its on-line multiplayer modes are nonetheless nowhere to be seen.

According to Ubisoft, the multiplayer features of the sport are inflicting it to “lag and crash periodically”. The writer has taken the multiplayer features offline till it will possibly concern a repair.

However, gamers who’ve the sport now are nonetheless capable of play co-op with others by inviting them to play by way of the sport menu.

The writer mentioned this to the neighborhood to clarify the lacking modes:

“We wished to take a while and clarify a scenario we’re at present going through with the sport that can have an effect on your on-line gameplay expertise. During the pre-launch section of Watch Dogs 2, we had been disenchanted to find a problem tied to the seamless multiplayer function that induced the sport to lag and crash periodically.

“In order to remove this concern at launch, we have now determined to attend to launch the seamless multiplayer function till this concern could be mounted, and to verify it doesn’t impression the core gameplay expertise. Through our testing, we’ve discovered that gamers encountering seamless on-line are additionally affected by this lag concern, therefore our must briefly shut down seamless multiplayer for all. The Watch Dogs 2 growth staff’s precedence is engaged on fixing this concern.

“To be clear, you’ll be able to play the total single-player marketing campaign usually. Additionally, co-op remains to be absolutely useful by inviting buddies by the sport menu. However, the Bounty-Hunter mode and different actions that will happen with different exterior gamers who enter your recreation might be unavailable till the problem is resolved. We actually recognize your persistence throughout this time.”

Watch Dogs 2 opinions have already began to drop and its scores are high, in case you had been questioning if you happen to ought to hassle selecting it up. It’s an actual enchancment on the lacklustre initially, by all accounts.

Watch Dogs 2 multiplayer function Bounty Hunter and Hacking Invasion modes, which permit different gamers to gatecrash your recreation throughout freemode and steal followers, hunt you down and create different types of chaos.

If you’re searching for some assist with Watch Dogs 2, we’re rounded up a bunch of tips here, and even dropped a transparent guide to unlocking the coolest outfit in the game.

We’ll replace as quickly as Ubisoft has resolved the issue.