Watch Dogs: Legion‘s Bloodline DLC is available now. The standalone expansion reintroduces Watch_Dog’s Aiden Pierce and the sequel’s Wrench in a brand new story arc. The DLC was accompanied by Title Update 5.0, which introduces Operative masks choices amongst a plethora of bug fixes and normal gameplay enhancements.

Set earlier than the occasions of the principle sport, Bloodline as soon as once more places gamers within the footwear of Aiden Pearce  from Watch_Dogs and Wrench from Watch Dogs 2. Aiden takes on a routine fixer job in London and goals to reconnect along with his nephew, Jackson. The job sends him into one among Broca Tech’s laboratories to steal a mysterious piece of know-how, however Wrench unexpectedly steals the machine as a substitute. Aiden must workforce up with Jackson to tackle the company big however Wrench’s unpredictability gained’t make issues simple.

The DLC was initially due to be released in June and arrives just a little later than deliberate. It could be bought individually or as a part of the sport’s Season Pass. Season Pass house owners will even be capable to play as each characters in the principle sport or on-line modes, and every will include their very own particular skills:

  • Aiden Pearce comes with:
    • Focus: Slow-mo aiming after takedown
    • System Crash: Disable electronics within the space
    • Gunslinger: Well-timed reload buffs harm
  • Wrench comes with:
    • Summon Sergei: summons a Custom Drone
    • Ninja Balls: Mini LTL Flashbangs
    • Lady Smash: a Big Custom Hammer
    • MPX SMG and LTL Grenade Launcher: customized skins on distinctive weapon arsenal

The DLC was accompanied by Title Update 5.0. Not solely did the replace add the groundwork for the DLC, it additionally added Operative masks choices and a variety of different bug fixes and enhancements. The patch notes could be seen under.

Watch Dogs: Legion Title Update 5.0 Patch Notes

Gameplay

Operative Mask Toggle

– Added a setting within the wardrobe that determines how an Operative wears their masks.

  • Auto = Default habits, operative will placed on the masks in fight and restricted areas.
  • Always ON = Operative will at all times put on their masks
  • Always OFF = Operative won’t ever put on their masks

– This is set on a per operative foundation.

Developer Comment

Masks! They are enjoyable, they appear cool, and now you might have extra direct management over when your operative’s put on ’em. Or possibly not put on ’em. It is as much as you! This has lengthy been a request from each followers and us devs alike, and we’re actually pleased with the extra customization this permits. We hope you dig it as a lot as we do!

Improved Operative Bio (Dynamic Primary Line)

  • An operative’s major bio line will now dynamically show vital latest recollections.
  • Added over 15 operative recollections that set off in additional systemic methods (not mission associated).
  • Fixed a difficulty that brought about low precedence recollections to be displayed too ceaselessly.

Developer Comment:

As we proceed to bolster the Operative Bio characteristic, we needed to make the actions you are taking with operatives much more seen. That is the intent with the dynamic major bio line (proper underneath an operative’s identify within the Team Menu), which is able to now replace with latest and vital recollections. In addition, we additionally added a couple of recollections that may occur extra organically, outdoors of missions.

Online

Challenges:

  • Changed “Use guns to defeat Albion in Co-op Missions” to “Defeat Albion in Co-op Missions”.

Bug Fixes

Global:

  • Fixed a difficulty that brought about time-limited challenges to turn out to be unavailable in Ubisoft Connect when a number of rewards have been able to be claimed.
  • Fixed a difficulty that brought about an Operative to turn out to be injured when flying on a cargo drone when a Co-Op mission was launched.
  • Fixed a difficulty that would trigger Operative’s location to not be correct within the Deep Profiler schedules.
  • Fixed a difficulty that brought about a metallic sound to be heard when approaching the Green Estate constructing in Lambeth.
  • Fixed a difficulty that would trigger Hotspot icons to stay on the map after efficiently looting a Hotspot.
  • Fixed a difficulty that would trigger ties to clip via shirts underneath sure circumstances.
  • Fixed a difficulty that would trigger Online mode statistics to not correctly show.
  • Fixed a difficulty that brought about the sound of black cab engines to be interrupted when driving them backwards.
  • Fixed a difficulty that brought about the placement textual content to be misplaced within the picture full display screen preview mode for sure localizations.
  • Fixed a difficulty that would trigger gamers to drop under the pier close to the London Eye.
  • Fixed a difficulty that would trigger Hostages to take pleasant fireplace throughout Burrow Uprising or different rescue missions.
  • Fixed a difficulty that brought about the Spring hoodie to not present the suitable hood for feminine characters.
  • Fixed a difficulty that brought about the broken Spiderbot to leap too excessive in the course of the “TOAN deaf” mission.
  • Fixed a difficulty that brought about the “Purchase” and “WD Credits” buttons to vary to “Open” after opening the Ubisoft Connect overlay underneath sure circumstances.
  • Fixed a difficulty the place obligatory hints weren’t displayed when the person had disabled Hints through the choice menu.
  • Fixed a number of texture points for High Value Characters.
  • Fixed a difficulty the place the Deep Profiler listing was duplicated when Alt-Tabbing out of the sport.
  • Fixed some hairstyles on feminine characters to vanish at lengthy vary.
  • Fixed a difficulty that brought about beforehand tracked factors of curiosity to vanish when untracking and reopening the Deep Profiler.
  • Fixed a difficulty that would trigger a “Boring-Routine” error for internet hosting gamers when one other participant joined the session.
  • Fixed a difficulty that would trigger the Operative selector to vanish when deciding on Operatives through WASD or the d-pad.
  • Fixed a difficulty the place the Midnight Agent outerwear clothes might clip with sure different garments.
  • Fixed the outline of the “Signing Bonus” skill to replicate that recruiting any Operatives with the flexibility positive factors you ETO, not recruiting any Operative.
  • Fixed a difficulty that brought about the silenced MP5 to make unsuppressed sounds in different gamers’ classes.
  • Fixed a number of objects lacking interactive prompts in the course of the “Coming Home” mission.
  • Fixed a difficulty the place matchmaking would take longer than needed when beginning actions in a bunch.
  • Fixed a difficulty the place profiling one other participant wouldn’t present the participant quantity.
  • Fixed a difficulty that brought about the “PR123W1NN3R” paint-up to vanish when re-logging.
  • Due to visible clipping with sure hairstyles and piercings, some mixtures will now cover piercings.
  • Fixed a difficulty the place the Online rank wouldn’t correctly replicate a rank replace in an lively session.
  • Fixed typo within the Dutch translation of the Fresh Threads trophy.
  • Fixed placeholder icons within the tanks on the Albion station in Nine Elms.
  • Fixed lighting points in the course of the “Mind Games” mission.
  • Fixed a difficulty the place Albion hologram banners might nonetheless be current after liberating all Burroughs.
  • Fixed a difficulty that would stop gamers from utilizing any devices or swap operatives when utilizing hacking mode with the toggle choices underneath sure circumstances.
  • Fixed a difficulty the place the Getaway Driver skill “Clear the way” didn’t work correctly.
  • Fixed a difficulty that would trigger the sport to freeze underneath sure circumstances.
  • Fixed a difficulty that brought about an incorrect UI ingredient to seem in the course of the “Meltdown” mission.
  • Fixed a difficulty that brought about sure interactable objects (e.g., explosive traps) to not be interactable throughout Online mode co-op classes.
  • Fixed a difficulty that would trigger Operatives to take harm and die throughout loading screens whereas taking part in in Online co-op classes.

PlayStation 5

  • Fixed a difficulty inflicting participant Operative’s icons to be clean when being profiled by different gamers in an Online co-op session.

[Source: Ubisoft]