Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Sleeping Dogs

Sleeping Dogs – Year of The Snake DLC launches for consoles, PC

Sleeping Dogs (360, PC, PS3) Year of the Snake DLC Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

Another new content pack has launched for Sleeping Dogs, Year of The Snake. The add-on takes place after the main storyline as Wei Shen, now back in the ranks of the Hong Kong Police Department, is tasked with taking down a murderous doomsday cult, the Cult of the Snake. He must find and stop the cult before midnight, their designated Judgment Day. Additions include new missions, side activities, outfits, abilities, a tear gas launcher and an electroshock pistol.

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Sleeping Dogs dabbles in car combat with Wheels of Fury

Sleeping Dogs (360, PC, PS3) Wheels of Fury DLC Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

Wei Shen returns to Hong Kong’s mean streets today with the launch of Wheels of Fury. The mission-based pack includes the game’s first weaponized vehicle, an upgradeable supercar sporting the latest in drug-running technology, roof-mounted machine guns and an EMP pulse weapon. New weapons will become available after each of the five missions, with the ultimate goal being to give the 18K gang the boot from your territory.

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Sleeping Dogs to get six months of DLC, first five packs announced

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Square Enix has announced that United Front Games plans on releasing a series of add-on packs over the next six months for their open-world action title Sleeping Dogs. The first five drops, detailed below, are scheduled to launch over the next three months. The first set will add new missions, new outfits, new cars, and new weapons. And to top it off, the Monkey King Pack will have Wei adopt the form of Sun Wukong.

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Sleeping Dogs and select DLC now 50% off on Steam

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Square Enix and Steam have kicked off a weekend sale for the recently released action title Sleeping Dogs. The undercover cop drama features agent Wei Shen infiltrating the Hong Kong Triads, and for this weekend, gamers can grab it and select DLC for 50% off. Full details on what’s included is available below.

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Sleeping Dogs to get story, mission, racing, and gear DLC

Sleeping Dogs (360, PC, PS3) October DLC Announcement - Screenshot 1

Wei Shen will be hitting the streets of Hong Kong again with a slew of downloadable content for Sleeping Dogs. The first drop is slated to launch in October for 360, PC, and PS3, though no specific date was announced. The upcoming packs run the gamut from adding street races to 20 new missions, new armor, new weapons, and new story-driven content. Specifics on just how the story will unfold will be announced on October 14 at a panel at New York Comic Con.

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Sleeping Dogs demo now available on Live, PSN, and Steam

One is rarely ever certain that they want to dive feet first into an undercover investigation focusing on the Hong Kong Triad. Fortunately, Square Enix has released a demo for their open-world action title/undercover cop drama Sleeping Dogs to entice the leery. The demo, available for consoles and PC, offers players the chance to get some hands-on time with Officer Wei and try out the melee combat system as he pursues rival gang members through a busy market and over rooftops. There’s also a peak at a later level where players get to try the shooting mechanics as he blasts his way out of a warehouse.

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Sleeping Dogs now available, DLC to offer more hard-nosed justice

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Square Enix and United Front Games’ open-world third-person action title Sleeping Dogs is now available for 360, PC, and PS3. As undercover police officer Wei Shen, players will take to the streets of Hong Kong as they seek out members of the Triad and try to ingratiate themselves with the powerful gang. And that will of course involve a lot of shootouts, brawls, and high-speed chases—all in a day’s work.

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Sleeping Dogs PC system requirements, screens, and more released

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Square Enix has announced a number of system-specific features for the PC version of their upcoming third-person action title Sleeping Dogs. In addition to a high-resolution texture pack update, which will improve, amongst other things, item rendering and shadows, the PC version will support dual and quad-core setups, SLI and Crossfire, key mapping, 3D, and multiple monitors. The full details of what all United Front Games has in store for PC gamers, including minimum and recommended specs, can be found below.

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Sleeping Dogs shows off even more guns, cars, and smashed faces

Sleeping Dogs (360, PC, PS3) May Screenshots Announcement - Screenshot 1

Square Enix has released some new shots for United Front Games’ upcoming open-world action game, Sleeping Dogs. The Hong Kong-based thriller follows undercover officer Wei Shen in his attempt to topple the Sun On Yee Triad. Players will be able to combat enemies using hand-to-hand melee moves, firearms, and cinematic environmental takedowns. Action will take place throughout the various districts of Hong Kong, with Wei capable of commandeering cars, motorcycles, and boats to quickly get around.

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Sleeping Dogs release date, pre-order programs announced

Sleeping Dogs (360, PC, PS3) Release Date and Preorder Bonuses Announcement - Screenshot 1

The upcoming open-world action title Sleeping Dogs from Square Enix and United Front Games has been officially dated for August 14. The 360, PC, and PS3 “cop drama” will follow undercover officer Wei Shen as he attempts to take down the Sun On Yee Triad. Players will find themselves shooting it out in markets, taking down groups of enemies with anything from combos to fridge doors, and engaging in high-speed chases.

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