This weekend the recommended PC specs were revealed on the Steam store listing for Watch Dogs. Steam pre orders are also open, which include in-game content for those that are ready to take out their wallets.
The PC specs don't have any big surprises aside from needing 25GB available on your hard drive. Take a look at the full recommended specs for yourself:OS: Windows Vista (SP2), Windows 7 (SP1) or Windows 8 (Please note that we only support 64 bit OSs.) Processor: Eight core - Intel Core i7-3770 @3.5 GHz or AMD FX-8350 X8 @ 4 GHz Memory: 8 GB RAM Graphics: DirectX 11 graphics card with 2 GB Video RAM - Nvidia Geforce GTX 560 ti or AMD Radeon HD 7850 DirectX: Version 11 Hard Drive: 25 GB available space Sound Card: DirectX 9.0c Compatible Sound Card with Latest Drivers Additional Notes: Broadband connection and service required for multiplayer mode. Supported Video Cards at Time of Release: nVidia GeForce GTX460 or better, GT500, GT600, GT700 series; AMD Radeon HD5850 or better, HD6000, HD7000, R7 and R9 series Intel® Iris™ Pro HD 5200
Those who pre order Watch Dogs on Steam will have access to the Blume Agent Outfit and Weapon Perk, the latter of which provides less recoil when firing weapons.
Also available on Steam is the Digital Deluxe Edition. For $69.99, the game comes with an extra hour of single player missions including the Breakthrough, Signature Shot, and Palace missions. On top of missions, you can also expect several perks and in games items, including a driving boost, Vehicle Expert Perk, Investigation Bonus, ATM Hack Boost, Black Viceroys Gang Outfit, Biometric Assault Rifle, Chicago South Club Skin, and a DedSec White Hat Hacker suit that is unlocked after completing certain missions. That's a quite a bit of punch for an extra $10.
Watch Dogs launches May 27th on PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One, and will launch later on Wii U.