Dimensions: 144 pages, 12.2 × 9.5 × 0.8 in
Published: May 27, 2014
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1781169004
ISBN - 13: 9781781169001
From the Publisher
One of the most hotly anticipated games from E3 2012, Watch Dogs received over 80 official nominations and awards including IGN’s Best New Franchise Award, Gamespot’s Editor’s Choice Award and Eurogamer’s Game of the Show Award.
The Art of Watch Dogs is an in-depth review of Ubisoft’s amazing new game with extensive concept and development art and detailed creator commentary. The first of its kind for a franchise that is certain to be a future classic, the book will explore the technology-controlled world of Watch Dogs, taking readers on a visual guide through Aiden Pearce’s quest to turn Chicago’s Central Operating System (CtOS) against its corrupt owners.
About the Author
Paul Davies has worked in gaming journalism for twenty years, writing and editing magazines and websites including Official Nintendo and Computer & Video Games. He is the co-founder and director of media agency Unlikely Hero Ltd. whose clients include Yahoo! UK and Microsoft.
Andy McVittie has worked in the video games industry for more than twenty years. Author of The Art of Assassin''s Creed III and regular contributor to magazines such as Mean Machines, Nintendo
Official Magazine and PlayStation Plus, Andy has a client roster that includes Yahoo!,
Turner Broadcasting and Microsoft.
"A must-have for fans of the game." - Cyberwolf "An amazing experience from cover to cover." - Don’t Forget Your Towel "packed to the rafters with sketches, concept art and behind the scene details that help bring Chicago to life." - Xbox Hub "This compilation is comparable to some of the nice Japanese art books and really gives me hope for the future of video game production art collections." - Pop Cults "Some beautiful and intriguing art." - Destructoid "A thoroughly enjoyable read." - We The Nerdy "Watch_Dogs fans wanting a better, deeper look at Aiden’s Chicago will love what The Art of Watch_Dogs has to offer." - Suvudu "A fine addition for fans of the game or collectors of art books alike." - Active Respawn "With vibrant colors, gritty cityscapes, an impressive level of realism, and tons of little tidbits about the making of the game, this is a book with a lot to offer. The fact that it is printed on high quality paper and bound into a nicely sized hardcover means that The Art of Watch_Dogs will be a book that can grace your coffee table of bookshelf for years to come." - Games Fiends "The presentation of this book is quite spectacular." - PlayStationing "What you’ll find in The Art of Watch_Dogs is a selection of really phenomenal artwork that tells a visual picture of the world that Aiden Pierce lives in, and you’ll get a bit of a deeper understanding of most of what Ubisoft has put together. If you’re a fan of the g