Square Enix and Valve have announced that Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days for PC will make use of a host of Steamworks features.

All PC versions of Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days will be powered by Steamworks, providing gamers with auto-updating, Matchmaking, Steam Achievements, Stats and Leaderboards. In addition, Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days is available for pre-purchase from today via Steam with 10 per cent off.

That's not all; the playable Kane & Lynch 2 demo is now available to download on all formats.

Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days is scheduled for release across Europe on August 20 for PC, Xbox 360 and PC.