Square Enix’sSleeping Dogs
is on the way in August and the latest promotional material goes behind the scenes on the making of the game.
Current UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre
headed to the home of developer United Front Games
in Vancouver to give lend his expert opinion to the creation of the games realistic fight scenes. Working closely with the combat team on Sleeping Dogs’
martial arts moves, the game's kicks, punches and combos have been broken down and analysed to ensure each is as realistic and authentic as can be. “Having a guy who embodies what MMA is today come in and help us tweak our fighting,” commented Senior Producer Jeff O’Connell
, “absolutely helped us take the game to another level.”
Check out the video.Sleeping Dogs
is a dark and violent open world cop drama set in the sprawling cit of Hong Kong where an undercover cop is tasked with the job of taking down a vicious crime syndicate fro mthe inside. Combining driving and shooting with intense martial arts combat, Sleeping Dogs
is set to deliver all the action we’ve come to expect from the genre with a new cinematic sheen.Sleeping Dogs will be hitting PS3, Xbox 360 and PC on the 17th of August. We’ll have more on the game soon.