Sleeping Dogs

PC, XB360, PS3 / Action / Release: Aug 14, 2012 / ESRB: M

Sleeping Dogs gets PC-specific features, trailer

By John Keefer, Aug 08, 2012 5:00pm PDT

Square Enix has revealed a laundry list of features specific to the upcoming PC version of Sleeping Dogs, including DirectX 11 and 64-bit support.


Just Cause 2 players get bonus in Sleeping Dogs

By John Keefer, Jul 25, 2012 11:15am PDT

Any Just Cause 2 players looking forward to Sleeping Dogs? If so, you'll get a special perk when United Front's game comes out on August 14: A Rico Rodriguez clothes set and a special boost to your character's carjacking skills.


Sleeping Dogs cast includes Will Yun Lee, Edison Chen

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 17, 2012 12:30pm PDT

Sleeping Dogs is a love letter to Hong Kong cinema. And to help "capture the tone" of its inspirations, Square Enix has hired quite an all-star cast to voice the game.


Sleeping Dogs preview

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 05, 2012 9:00am PDT

A Square Enix exec claimed that former publisher Activision was "crazy" for dropping the title, and after some time with it, I'd agree.


Steel Battalion, Sleeping Dogs - Shacknews Daily: May 24, 2012

By Garnett Lee, May 24, 2012 2:45pm PDT

Join Garnett Lee on this episode of Shacknews Daily. Today’s stories: Mass Effect 3 gets more multiplayer DLC, get inside the Steel Battalion demo for Kinect, and a 101 on how to play Sleeping Dogs.


Sleeping Dogs arise in August

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 13, 2012 12:00pm PDT

United Front's Sleeping Dogs, the open-world crime 'em up formerly known as True Crime: Hong Kong, has been dated for August 14. As ever, there are a variety of retailer-exclusive pre-order bonuses to thrill, confound, and irritate.


True Crime: Hong Kong revived as Sleeping Dogs

By Steve Watts, Feb 08, 2012 7:00am PST

Square Enix and United Front games announced Sleeping Dogs today, a crime drama set against the city of Hong Kong. It's due for PC, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360 in the second half of this year.


True Crime: Hong Kong picked up by Square Enix

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 01, 2011 1:50pm PDT

Square Enix has picked up the rights to Activision's canceled open-world game, True Crime: Hong Kong.


Guitar Hero only 'on hiatus,' True Crime: Hong Kong cancellation explained

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 12, 2011 2:15pm PDT

Activision's Dan Winters has revealed that Guitar Hero is only "on hiatus," as well as the reason for cancelling True Crime: Hong Kong.


Activision Cancels True Crime: Hong Kong and Planned 2011 Guitar Hero Title

By Xav de Matos, Feb 09, 2011 2:30pm PST

Activision has just announced it has halted development on the open-world, action title True Crime: Hong Kong and a new game in the Guitar Hero...


"Nooooooooooooo! That's literally what I said when I heard this. Usually canceled games aren't ..."

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True Crime: Hong Kong Release Pushed to 2011

By Xav de Matos, Aug 06, 2010 7:00am PDT

It's true -- crime in Hong Kong has been put on hold until next year, as the upcoming reboot of the open-world franchise True Crime has been pushed...


"Screenshots looked surprisingly good for this one, and I love the idea of an open world game in ..."

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True Crime: The GDC 2010 Preview

By Garnett Lee, Mar 10, 2010 10:35am PST

Activision shelved the True Crime series after only two games. Not that either were


True Crime Screenshots: Hong Kong Hustle

By Chris Faylor, Mar 10, 2010 9:00am PST

What happens when you reboot an open-world franchise with an eye towards "classic Hollywood and Asian cinema style action thrillers" and a new...


"I'm always willing to give an open-world game a chance. Will keep an eye on this one."

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Activision Breaks Down 2010 Release Schedule: Singularity in June, Transformers by July, More

By Chris Faylor, Feb 11, 2010 8:15am PST

On top of confirming plans to release a number of high-profile titles across 2010, mega-publisher Activision Blizzard has also outlined when they...


"If you buy games from Blizzard through battle.net 2.0 does any of the money go to Activision?"

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New 'True Crime' Announced (Updated)

By Alice O'Connor and Chris Faylor, Dec 14, 2009 10:10am PST

Update: Described in a press release from publisher Activision as a reboot "inspired by classic Hollywood and Asian cinema style action thrillers," the Hong Kong-set, Triad-focused undercover cop game hits PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbo


"Looks quite cool to me. If it can channel enough "Woo-isms" and end up feeling like a GTA meets ..."

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