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Sleeping Dogs adding 4 DLC packs in October

Quartet of offerings include new missions, vehicles, and upgrades for open-world action title; no word on pricing or release dates; first story-driven DLC reveal on October 14.


Sleeping Dogs is not resting. Publisher Square Enix today laid out the game's downloadable content schedule for October, detailing four new packs headed to the action game during the month.

Sleeping Dogs' new Tactical Soldier pack brings a new outfit and gun.
Sleeping Dogs' new Tactical Soldier pack brings a new outfit and gun.

The first offering is the Street Racer pack. This download includes a new Sting bike, a Dragon character outfit that reduces damage, and three new races set on the streets and in the rivers of Hong Kong.

Also coming to Sleeping Dogs in October is the SWAT pack, which brings 20 new emergency situation missions and 4 different mission types, as well as a new cop outfit with extra damage resistance, and a new armored SWAT van.

The Tactical Soldier pack (pictured) adds the Tactical Outfit, which Square Enix says is "the most powerful" armor available in Sleeping Dogs. The content also makes the Assault Rifle from the game's Funeral and Civil Discord missions available for players whenever they wish to use it.

Additionally, Square Enix announced the Community Gift Pack for Sleeping Dogs. No information regarding what this pack will offer was divulged. Specific release dates and prices for all packs were not specified, though Square Enix said the Community Gift Pack will be free.

Lastly, Square Enix announced that it will unveil the first story-driven DLC for Sleeping Dogs during the 2012 New York Comic-Con on October 14.

For more on October's DLC for Sleeping Dogs, check out the trailer below.

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