Video: Live action Sleeping Dogs mini flick is so damned good you’ll crack a Chow Yun-Fat


Here at rawDLC we’ve got a lot of love for Sleeping Dogs. Far from perfect, the brutal combat and mature often shocking plotline felt like it was distilled from a potent blend of amazing HK cinema and Grand Theft Auto. YouTube user “pwnisher” took it one step further.

BOOM… headshot!

Taking cues from the exceptionally violent martial arts component of the game and magnificently using environmental kills (including a particularly inventive use of a motorcycle) this little eight minute gem had me shaking my head in disbelief and reaching for the replay button again and again. Those squeamish at the sight of blood need not click the embedded video below.

Just another day at the office for Wei Shen

For more Sleeping Dogs on the site check out the links below

rawDLC: Sleeping Dogs review

rawDLC Special: Sleeping Dogs’ voice cast

Podcast review: Crouching Calum, Hidden Dave (feature review Sleeping Dogs)

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Dave Kozicki

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Video game reviewer, presenter and enthusiast. Film and TV-aholic. Pop culture geek. T-shirt and sneaker addict. All around nice guy and one hell of a sexy beast. Writer for Official PlayStation Magazine AU, AusGamers and Hyper Magazine.