Right this moment, Ubisoft introduced the e-book Watch Canines n Darkish Clouds, impressed by the extremely anticipated online game Watch Canines. Authored by John Shirley, the e-book is a direct sequel to the occasions of the sport and can permit followers to additional discover the world of Watch Canines with an all new story. The e-book is a primary for Ubisoft, because it was conceived inhouse and will likely be launched solely through digital channels.
John Shirley, prolific creator of over 30 books and brief tales similar to A Track Referred to as Youth, is a recognized determine within the hacker group and is a pioneer of the cyberpunk motion, and due to this fact is a pure match to creator the Watch Canines e-book. Having unprecedented entry to our Montreal studio dev staff and writers, he has recreated the ambiance of Watch Canines, into his thriller, that mixes high-tech crimes with each new and recognized characters.
“Engaged on Watch Canines was enormously fascinating to me as a result of its world provides the convergence of cyberpunk and the edgy tech actuality of our occasions; all of it performs out with motion and vitality in opposition to the inside metropolis backdrop that I thrive in” stated John Shirley. “With hack tech in a single hand and gun within the different, Aiden Pearce is a plausible fusion of hacker and motion hero who intentionally slips between the cracks of society to relentlessly pursue his agenda. The novel introduces Mick Wolfe, an ex-military, who get caught in a harmful recreation in Chicago’s hyper linked and violent underground. Working with Thomas Geffroyd and Kevin Shortt at Ubisoft to develop the e book was a rocking expertise – Ubisoft is correct on the market on the frontier of videogame growth. I couldn’t ask for extra inspiration”.