Square Enix's American Boss Calls Activision "Crazy" for Dumping True…

Publishing executives say complimentary stuff about their upcoming games all of the time. So what. But there's an unusual history with Sleeping Dogs, which Square Enix will release Aug. 14—it was formerly known as True Crime: Hong Kong until Activision washed its hands of the franchise in the Feb. 2011 bloodbath that… » 5/26/12 4:00pm 5/26/12 4:00pm

Finally, Some Real Footage of Sleeping Dogs

Undercover cop and protagonist Wei Shen of Sleeping Dogspreviously known as True Crime: Hong Kong—is on assignment in Hong Kong as an undercover cop. Fronting as a deported man come at long last back to Hong Kong, Wei Shen is on a mission to take down the local triad organization by the name of Sun Oh Yee. » 3/02/12 2:30pm 3/02/12 2:30pm

True Crime Gets a New Name, Lets Sleeping Dogs Lie

After the True Crime reboot was canned, Square Enix brought the Activision title, back from the dead. However, as Kotaku reported back in Aug. 2011, the game, then True Crime: Hong Kong, would not bear the name True Crime. » 2/08/12 7:00am 2/08/12 7:00am

Square Enix Brings Activision's True Crime Reboot Back From the Dead

The True Crime game canned by publisher Activision earlier this year has been revived. It just won't bear the True Crime name at its new home, Final Fantasy, Deus Ex and Hitman publisher Square Enix. » 8/01/11 4:20pm 8/01/11 4:20pm

Activision Just Killed Guitar Hero And True Crime

Publisher Activision has just added a few more games and maybe one more development studio to its kill count. A now partially confirmed report says that the mega-publisher has axed the Guitar Hero franchise, killed its True Crime reboot and fired much of Freestyle Games. » 2/09/11 3:40pm 2/09/11 3:40pm