United Front Games was a Canadian development studio based in Vancouver, the developer of Sleeping Dogs and its Definitive Edition. In August 2012, they released Sleeping Dogs (previously known as True Crime: Hong Kong). While it is widely believed that Sleeping Dogs was originally conceived as a title in the True Crime series, it was in fact built from the ground up as an original intellectual property. They are also responsible for the user-generated-content kart racer game ModNation Racers as well as the LittleBigPlanet Karting. They were also working on the Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition with Crystal Dynamics Xbox One version and Halo: The Master Chief Collection with 343 Industries.
United Front Games were created in 2007, the studio consisted of former members of EA Black Box, Rockstar Vancouver, Radical Entertainment and Volition, all of which made video games with an open world setting.
In October 2014, United Front released Sleeping Dogs for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One called Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition. In September 2014, United Front Games announced Triad Wars, an online open world action-adventure game. Originally targeted for an early 2015 release on PC, Triad Wars was game set in the Sleeping Dogs Hong Kong universe. However, in December 2015 United Front announced the January 2016 closure of the Triad Wars open beta.
On October 17, 2016, United Front Games announced closure of their studio. No other details have come from United Front Games regarding the closure of the studio.