Raw, unedited, stream-of-consciousness impressions of one of the year’s most anticipated releases. Will there be grammar, punctuation, and spelling issues? I’m as excited to find out as you are, believe me.
This was written back in like, August or September 2012 for Indie Game Mag. Through no-one’s fault but my own, it was never posted there, so now you get to see it here! Hooray!
Sleeping Dogs doesn’t deviate too far from the groundwork laid by the Grand Theft Auto franchise, and that’s ok – what Sleeping Dogs lacks in originality, it makes up for with attention to small details, a tightly written and generally well paced story, and loads of classic Hong Kong cinema style action.