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Donnie Yen confirms Sleeping Dogs film is in production

Early last year, we reported that Donnie Yen was set to star in a film based on the game Sleeping Dogs. He would honestly be perfect for the role, seeing as how Sleeping Dogs is basically a hodgepodge of a bunch of Yen's previous films. Wit...

 
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Retailer lets slip PC, PS4, Xbox One 'Sleeping Dogs HD'

UK retailer Shopto had a listing, now removed, for Sleeping Dogs HD, as spotted by Gamr Review. The listing was for PS4, Xbox One, and PC and carried a November release date. Square Enix re-releasing Sleeping Dogs while ...

 
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Sleeping Dog's 'Year of the Snake' DLC has a trailer

The DLC expansions keep coming for Square Enix's open-world crime thriller Sleeping Dogs. Next up for Wei Shen is Year of the Snake, which is out now on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC. It's another standalone adventure that you'll access ...

 
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'Wheels of Fury' add-on for Sleeping Dogs out now

The Wheels of Fury add-on for United Front Games' Sleeping Dogs has now launched, providing players with an insanely badass-looking supercar with roof-mounted machine guns, four-wheel steering, and an EMP pulse weapon. H...

 
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Five Sleeping Dogs DLC packs on the way in Q1 2013

I only just finished playing Sleeping Dogs a few weeks ago but I'm excited to dip in for some more DLC in 2013. The Zodiac Tournament and Nightmare in Northpoint were some fun additions to the main game, and the upcoming Year of the Snake l...

 
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First look at 'Year of the Snake' DLC for Sleeping Dogs

With the Chinese New Year on February 10, is it time for another Sleeping Dogs add-on? That would make sense, anyway. A short YouTube video and Trophy list for Year of the Snake, an unannounced downloadable content pack, have made the roun...

 
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Sleeping Dogs dev at work on next-gen, multiplayer game

After surprise success Sleeping Dogs and surprise disappointment LittleBigPlanet Karting, all eyes are on what developer United Front Games will do next. The developer's site had a listing for "a next-gen console title" job, which they hav...

 
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The winner of Dtoid's best action/adventure game of 2012

Are you ready for some action? Some excitement? All day long, we're dropping our picks for the best games of the year and we move now to the best action/adventure title. Of all the categories we voted for in 2012, this one actually brought ...

 
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Here is what's next on the DLC front for Sleeping Dogs

As previously expressed by United Front Games, there's plenty more downloadable content planned for Sleeping Dogs across PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC. While much of it is the obligatory cosmetic- and item-focused stuff that many of us ar...

 
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Sleeping Dogs developer has six months of DLC planned

Ahead of this week's Nightmare in North Point downloadable content for Sleeping Dogs, producer Dan Sochan has spoken with Official PlayStation Magazine about what's next on the post-release front. Namely, United Front Games has more where t...

 
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Sleeping Dogs' next DLC is all about zombies, cat food

Sleeping Dogs next downloadable content is called Nightmare in North Point and it's bringing on zombies! Well, not in the traditional zombie sense. The DLC sees Big Scar Wu rising from hell to exact revenge against the Sun On Yee. Poor Sca...

 
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Sleeping Dogs and related DLC are 50% off on Steam

Grab Sleeping Dogs and its DLC for 50 percent off as Square Enix has this set up as the "Weekend Deal on Steam." It's a game that we really liked when we reviewed it earlier this year, and it's still a standout in my mind for one of the bes...

 
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Sleeping Dogs has new DLC content out today

It's hard to believe Sleeping Dogs has already been out for two months now. In an attempt to bring you back into the game's crime-ridden version of Hong Kong (that is, if you ever left it), Square Enix and the team at United Front Games hav...

 
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Sleeping Dogs getting its first story DLC in October

Sleeping Dogs will be getting a few downloadable content packs in the month of October, with the main one being the first story-driven extension pack. Details of what players will see with this particular pack will be revealed at a New Yor...

 
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Proof that Sleeping Dogs is actually the new Shenmue

Thanks to YouTuber DSimphony, we've uncovered the secret that Sega and Square Enix tried to slip past us. But gamers are an intelligent and resourceful bunch! Nothing escapes our gaze! So here you go: undeniable proof that Sleeping Dogs is...

 
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The Sleeping Dogs demo is now live

If you're itching to see what Sleeping Dogs is all about, now is the time, as the demo has just hit the PC, 360, and PS3 platforms. With the demo, you'll get a taste of combat, open world exploration, and gunfights. If you're worried that t...

 
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Review: Sleeping Dogs

There is Grand Theft Auto and then there is everything else. Sure, Assassin's Creed and inFAMOUS do traversal better and Saint's Row has more varied missions, but no one excels at world building in the way Rockstar does. From the breakth...

 
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Sleeping Dogs goes live action in this brutal movie

Square Enix teamed up with YouTuber pwnisher to create an amazing live action take on Sleeping Dogs. It captures the essence of the game perfectly, from the combat to the brutal ways you can take people out. The leg scene in particular mad...

 
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PC-specific features for Sleeping Dogs detailed

Team Fortress 2 goodies are certainly appealing, but that's far from everything Sleeping Dogs has in store for PC gamers. United Front Games has broken down the PC-specific features in a blog post, including a high-resolution texture pack,...

 
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Oh yeah, you're also a cop in Sleeping Dogs

I've gotten so wrapped up in all of the gang focused media for Sleeping Dogs that I totally forgot you're really an undercover cop! I think it's an easy fact to forget since these open world games usually see you playing as the bad guys. S...

 
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Latest trailer for Sleeping Dogs all about the gunplay

Okay, so let's get something out of the way. That very first gun that's shown off this most recent trailer for Sleeping Dogs, does anyone else hear that absolutely annoying high-pitched noise that assaults the ears whenever it fires a bull...

 
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Help a poor, old lady exact revenge in Sleeping Dogs

When you're an undercover cop in Hong Kong trying to infiltrate the Triads from the inside, you're bound to find yourself in some pretty intense situations; say, helping an old lady kick some ass. That's exactly what a mission in...

 
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Just Cause 2 players will get an outfit in Sleeping Dogs

United Front Games' open-world action title Sleeping Dogs is sneaking up on us. Ahead of its release in less than three weeks, Square Enix London Studios has revealed a neat little bonus for players of Just Cause 2. Available at launch on X...

 
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Date Emma Stone in Sleeping Dogs

Square Enix is bringing in some top Hollywood AND Hong Kong talent to voice characters in Sleeping Dogs. Here are just some of the actors that will be appearing in the game: Will Yun Lee, Tom Wilkinson, Edison Chen, Parry Shen, Emma Stone,...

 
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E3: Go undercover in this Sleeping Dogs trailer

I'm really glad that Square Enix picked up United Front Games' Sleeping Dogs after Activision dropped the project (back when it was called True Crime: Hong Kong). Hamza's write-up of the hard-boiled open-world crime thriller made it sound ...

 
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E3: Experiencing the open world of Sleeping Dogs

Up until now, Square Enix and developer United Front Games have shown off very enclosed, focused areas of Sleeping Dogs. So it was about high time they finally let the press loose on the city of Hong Kong in its full open-world sandbox go...

 
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Everything you need to know about Sleeping Dogs

Did you get a chance to check out Casey Baker's hands-on preview of Sleeping Dogs? The more I hear about the game the more I can't wait to just get lost in the Hong Kong setting. Well to go along with our latest look, developer United Fron...

 
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Preview: Sleeping Dogs may be a sleeper hit

The road Sleeping Dogs has taken since first inception has been a rather rocky one. After starting development as its own beast, Activision took up the game in the interest of creating a third iteration in the (admittedly mediocre) True Cri...

 
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Beat the crap out of everyone in Sleeping Dogs

Sleeping Dogs is my, uh, underdog of 2012. I've played the game a couple of times now and everything I've seen thus far has been great. The thing that's impressed me the most is the combat mechanics, refreshing as open-world games tend to ...

 
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Sleeping Dogs will be ready for an August release

United Front Games' Sleeping Dogs increasingly sounds like something I need to get my hands on. That'll have to wait a few more months, unfortunately -- Square Enix has announced an August 14 release date in North America for PC, Xbox 360, ...

 
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New Sleeping Dogs trailer shows intense Hong Kong driving

When I first watched this trailer, it almost made Sleeping Dogs look like it was a racing game. But then I remembered it used to be a True Crime title and that it was open world. The trailer does inform you that you'll be racing at some po...

 
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Hong Kong: Where Sleeping Dogs lie

A new developer diary for Sleeping Dogs has surfaced, featuring members of the team at United Front Games as they discuss the game's setting of Hong Kong. It's an enjoyable watch and makes it easy to fall in love with the idea of runn...

 
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Sleeping Dogs story trailer welcomes you to Hong Kong

The promise of being an undercover cop who kicks ass in an open-world Hong Kong already had me on board for Sleeping Dogs before it got picked up by Square Enix and shed the True Crime name. My excitement for the game has only gone up from...

 
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Preview: Getting in deep with the Triads in Sleeping Dogs

I'm so glad this game has shaped into what it is now, because when I first heard that Sleeping Dogs was originally titled True Crime: Hong Kong, I thought to myself, "Damn it, hopefully this will be a short demo." Once I saw the game in act...

 
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Sleeping Dogs takes the fight to Hong Kong's true crime

Last year, Activision killed United Front Games' True Crime: Hong Kong and Square Enix subsequently picked it up, raising hopes for a better tomorrow. It has now been retitled Sleeping Dogs, with a tequila-infused live-action trailer to ce...

 

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