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Ubisoft is going all out to show what players can do in Watch Dogs. The latest viral ad for the forthcoming third-person action game actually puts power at the fingertips of a few unsuspecting shoppers, where (staged) things get out of hand quickly.


In the new ad, which you can view below, customers walk into a store where they tell a convenience store clerk that their mobile devices aren’t working properly. After a few minutes, he gets them to work again, and also explains that he’s added a special app to it for the trouble.

He then proceeds to show the customers just how the app works, being able to shut off lights in the store, and then turn them back on. From there, he proceeds outside…and this is where things get interesting.

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doh.gif at the obviously not Indian guy trying to pull off a stereotypical Indian accent
Edited by Sunreeper - 5/16/14 at 3:23pm
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That was pretty lame to be honest. Game looks interesting though, kinda reminds me of Syndicate.
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Fake.

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Fake.
Thank you for that very astute observation, Sherlock
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Thank you for that very astute observation, Sherlock

They are attempting to pass it off as legit, Watson.

 

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Was... was that storekeeper Indian?

He looked more Nigerian to me. Maybe even Middle Eastern?
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it was pretty cool though
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Was... was that storekeeper Indian?

He looked more Nigerian to me. Maybe even Middle Eastern?

 

I don't know man. He looked northern hemispherian to me.

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They are attempting to pass it off as legit, Watson.
I'm pretty sure everybody could figure that out on their own. It's a viral marketing campaign of course it is going to be fake.
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Was... was that storekeeper Indian?

He looked more Nigerian to me. Maybe even Middle Eastern?
No, and that stereotypical Indian accent was annoying
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