San Francisco is an interesting hive of secrets in Ubisoft’s sequel.
Ubisoft’s Watch Dogs 2 may not be setting the sales charts on fire but it’s still a fairly enjoyable open world romp that’s chock-full of secrets to discover. The typical Ubisoft references and callbacks to the first game are present but what other Easter Eggs lay waiting to be discovered in San Francisco? Let’s outline some of them for you here.
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During the side operation “Shadows” you’ll actually have the chance to save Aiden Pearce, the first game’s protagonist, from a troublesome situation. After hacking into a closed circuit camera and causing a distraction, you help Pearce escape from a jail cell and effectively ham back and forth with your comrades about his legendary status. It’s a nice little nod to the first game without having to deal with how annoying Pearce actually is.