There's a lot going on in United Front's upcoming open-world crime drama. Fortunately, this new video provides a nice crash course on the highlights. Actually, considering its focus on dismantling gangsters with meat cleavers, pay phones, and engine blocks, perhaps "nice" isn't the best descriptor.

Take a look at the clip below to see how far undercover Hong Kong cop Wei Shen is willing to go as he infiltrates one of the city's most notorious gangs. Also, check out the game's combat, driving, and more.

Sleeping Dogs is coming August 14 for the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC.