Sleeping Dogs is due to receive new DLC in October, publisher Square Enix has announced, introducing a variety of new missions and player upgrades to the hit open-worlder.

Gamers will be able to download a variety of DLC, from the free Community Gift Pack to the first premium story-driven pack - set to be revealed at New York Comic Con.

Forthcoming DLC includes the Street Racer Pack, 20 cop missions in the SWAT Pack, the Tactical Soldier Pack, and the Community Gift Pack.

Dates and prices for all the upcoming content will be revealed soon, with the Comic Con announcement due on October 14.