October's Sleeping Dogs DLC Detailed, Includes First Story Add-On
Written Friday, September 21, 2012 By Lee BradleyView author's profile
Sleeping Dogs is set to receive a bunch of DLC throughout the month of October, Square Enix has announced.
There are no less than four new packs incoming, including the Street Racer Pack, the SWAT Pack, Tactical Soldier Pack, and a free “surprise community gift pack.”
In addition to all this, developer United Front Games will also be revealing details of the game’s first story add-on at the New York Comic Con on October 14th. That'll hit in October too.
Below you'll find a full run-down of all the Sleeping Dogs DLC announced today, plus even belower is a brand new trailer and some new screens. Wei to go, Squenix. Prices and dates are promised "in the coming weeks."
Belower is totally a word.
Street Racer Pack
- Burn rubber on four wheels! Tear-up the streets on two tires! Rip through the water in a turbo-charged speedboat!
- Delve deeper into the underground world of street racing with the adrenaline-fuelled Street Racer Pack. Three lucrative new races await across the streets and waterways of Hong Kong island:
- Kamikaze, a race up and down the winding tracks of the city’s Victoria Peak.
- Cross Island Enduro, an epic endurance motorcycle race.
- Harbor Run boat race.
- The Street Racer Pack comes complete with a new Sting superbike, a Dragon Helmet and a Racing Jacket with extra protection against gun fire.
- Twenty new and replayable cop missions, featuring a unique SWAT outfit & SWAT van
- Patrol the streets of Hong Kong in an armoured van and respond to multiple emergency situations across the city in the SWAT pack. Kit yourself out in a full-bodied Super-SWAT Tactical Uniform and withstand twice as much damage. Plough into fugitive vehicles with the armoured SWAT van and use it for cover as you take down armed robbers, drug runners, smugglers, and resolve hostage situations.
- 20 new missions and 4 different missions types
- Exclusive new cop outfit with extra damage resistance
- Exclusive new armoured SWAT vehicle
Tactical Soldier Pack
- Enforce the streets in style with a powerful new weapon and armour
- Command authority as you dominate the streets with the Tactical Soldier Pack. Prepare to take on all that Hong Kong throws your way, fully equipped with the strongest armour and most destructive weapon in the game. The Assault Rifle from ‘The Funeral’ and ‘Civil Discord’ missions (with its under-barrel grenade launcher) will be readily available at each of your apartments alongside the Tactical Outfit, the game’s most powerful personal protection. Always accessible, grab them whenever you feel the need to unleash a display of force.
Sleeping Dogs community members will also receive the free Community Gift Pack that will give loyal fans some extra, undisclosed goodies.