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Grand Theft Auto
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Grand Theft Auto series logo
Genre(s) Action and sandbox
Developer(s) Rockstar Games
Rockstar North (formerly DMA Design)
Rockstar Leeds
Rockstar Toronto
Publisher(s) Rockstar Games
Creator(s) David Jones
Dan Houser
Sam Houser
First release Grand Theft Auto
October 1997
Latest release Grand Theft Auto: The Ballad of Gay Tony
October 2009
.Grand Theft Auto (commonly abbreviated to GTA) is a video game series created by Scottish game programmer Dave Jones, then later by English brothers Dan Houser and Sam Houser, and game designer Zachary Clarke and primarily developed by Rockstar North (formerly DMA Design) and published by Rockstar Games.^ Tags: grand theft auto , gta , jack thompson , JackThompson .
  • Jack Thompson becomes boring 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC www.joystiq.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The origin of the GTA series included work by game developers David Jones, later Jeronimo Barrera, then Dan and Sam Houser.
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]

^ As mentioned above, some of the Rockstar North programmers came from DMA Designs in Dundee.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

.The gameplay consists of a mixture of action, adventure, driving, and occasional role-playing, stealth and racing elements and has gained controversy for its adult nature and violent themes.^ He's also possibly over-playing the victim role sometimes associ- ated with it by making it a condition that he needs to get beaten in the race.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

.The series focuses around many different protagonists who attempt to rise through the ranks of the criminal underworld, although their motives for doing so vary in each game.^ Thug Generally a brutal criminal (not simply someone who's gone through struggles as when meant in the Tupac Shakur sense).
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ I've played through this game a number of times without doing this, but it might help someone or at least provide a little vari- ety.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ I.15 Video walk-through/people who help with missions/entire games "Done Quick" .
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

The antagonists are commonly characters who have betrayed the protagonist or their organization, or who has the most impact impeding their progress.
.DMA Design began the series in 1997, and it currently has nine stand-alone games with two expansion packs for the original and two expansion packs released for the latest console installment, Grand Theft Auto IV.^ Together with DMA Designs, later Rockstar North, they created the Grand Theft Auto series.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ April - Grand Theft Auto IV has been released!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ January - GTA IV FAQ - now in Grand Theft Auto series forum.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

.Film veterans such as Michael Madsen, Ray Liotta, Burt Reynolds, Dennis Hopper, Gary Busey, Samuel L. Jackson, Chris Penn, James Woods, Joe Pantoliano, Frank Vincent, Robert Loggia, Kyle MacLachlan and Peter Fonda have all voiced major characters in many installments in the series.^ Scarface:_The_World_is_Yours "Cop Land" starring Ray Liotta, Robert De Niro, Frank Vincent, Michael Rapa- port, and Deborah Harry Ray Liotta stars as coke addict Gary Figgis in "Cop Land," 1997.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ Robert Loggia is the voice actor for crooked policeman Ray Machowski in "GTA III," who's similar to crooked policeman Mel Bernstein (Harris Yulin) in "Scar- face," 1983.
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]

^ Besides original cast members like Robert Loggia (Ray Machowski, "III"), it features Michael Rapaport (Joey Leone, "III"), Robert Davi (Col.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

.The name of the series and its games are derived from grand theft auto, a term referring to motor vehicle theft.^ Grand Theft Auto/Half Life references: .
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ In previous Grand Theft Auto games the people would try to get their car back, but they wouldn't latch onto the car's door and get dragged on asphalt for 100 yards.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ GRAND THEFT AUTO, not Sims: Ghetto-fab!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

Contents

Overview

.The games allow players to take on the role of a criminal in a big city, typically an individual who rises through the ranks of organized crime through the course of the game.^ Its a big step to take in a game, I know.
  • The little sister's immortality, what does it mean? (LONG READ) [Archive] - 2K Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.2kgames.com [Source type: Original source]

^ Notably, he says Big Poppa, a drug dealer, seized Madd Dogg's mansion while he was financing Big Poppa's organized crime big time by having crack parties there.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]

^ The game tells you Big Smoke is more vulnerable where he doesn't have Armor; a Minigun to the head takes care of him quickly.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

.The player is given various missions by kingpins in the city underworld which must be completed to progress through the storyline.^ Liberty City Minute (30 points): Complete the story missions in less than 30 hours.
  • Grand Theft Auto 4, GTA IV, GTA 4 Cheats, Codes, Cheat Codes, Unlockables, Achievements for Xbox 360 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC www.cheatcc.com [Source type: General]

^ You must complete Photo Shoot before Jeff's missions.
  • Grand Theft Auto IVWalkthrough - IGNFAQs 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC faqs.ign.com [Source type: General]

^ Given that Liberty City exists as a completely self-sustainable world, it's mindblowing to think of how much can possibly be accomplished in this game.
  • Grand Theft Auto IVWalkthrough - IGNFAQs 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC faqs.ign.com [Source type: General]

.Assassinations, and other crimes feature regularly, but occasionally taxi driving, firefighting, pimping, street racing, bus driving(vice city) or learning to fly fixed-wing aircraft and helicopters are also involved.^ Other places "Vice City" is based on .
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]

^ The "Vice City" Taxi and Police car are based on the same car just as the "San Andreas" Taxi is based on the same car as the Police cars found in Los Santos and San Fierro.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ Note: I remap Spacebar and Left Shift so each does the job of the other--Jump is Spacebar and Run or Sprint is Left Shift--so it's more like "Vice City."
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

.In later titles, notably those released after Grand Theft Auto 2, the player is given a more developed storyline in which they are forced to overcome an unfortunate event (e.g.^ April - Grand Theft Auto IV has been released!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ In previous Grand Theft Auto games the people would try to get their car back, but they wouldn't latch onto the car's door and get dragged on asphalt for 100 yards.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ GRAND THEFT AUTO, not Sims: Ghetto-fab!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

being betrayed and left for dead), which serves as motivation for the character to advance up the criminal ladder and ultimately leads to the triumph of the character by the end of the storyline. .The Grand Theft Auto series, belonging to a genre of free-roaming video games called "sandbox games," grants a large amount of freedom to the player in deciding what to do and how to do it through multiple methods of transport and weapons.^ In previous Grand Theft Auto games the people would try to get their car back, but they wouldn't latch onto the car's door and get dragged on asphalt for 100 yards.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Heading down wrong-way streets, making multiple turns in a short amount of time, and going through alleys are all great decisions.
  • Grand Theft Auto IVWalkthrough - IGNFAQs 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC faqs.ign.com [Source type: General]

^ A game- pad is clumsier at that, which is why it has auto-aim for some weapons.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

.Unlike most traditional action games, which are structured as a single track series of levels with linear gameplay, in GTA the player can determine the missions they want to undertake, and their relationships with various characters are changed based on these choices.^ See section I.18 for various ways to get past the barricades that prevent you from getting to the west island at the beginning of the game if you want to get to a chopper early on.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ Attempt to enter one of the locked boroughs early in the game to get an immediate six star wanted level by taking a car on the subway (or elevated train) tracks.
  • Grand Theft Auto 4, GTA IV, GTA 4 Cheats, Codes, Cheat Codes, Unlockables, Achievements for Xbox 360 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC www.cheatcc.com [Source type: General]

^ Once you lose your wanted level, all you need to do is drive Phil to a safe place and the mission will be over, and you'll be a few thousand dollars richer.
  • Grand Theft Auto IVWalkthrough - IGNFAQs 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC faqs.ign.com [Source type: General]

.The cities of the games can also be roamed freely at any point in the game, and are examples of open world video game environments which offer accessible buildings with additional minor missions in addition to the main storyline.^ This game is a classic open world crime game.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ How to open the fast food places before doing the main missions .
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ This way, I can play with the game more like one that lets you pick which mission you want to do, which is a real convenience for a game that has so many missions but doesn't offer that choice in the menu.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

.There are exceptions: missions follow a linear, overarching plot, and some city areas must be unlocked over the course of the game.^ Some like the E coast road there for keeping the targets in one area.
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ It would be cool if the characters could somehow learn TO SWIM that way there could be some underwater missions.
  • what should grand theft auto 5 have in it [Archive] - The ComingSoon.net Boards 15 September 2009 7:23 UTC forums.comingsoon.net [Source type: General]

^ Once you find an area you like, have C.J. drive the truck there ahead of time to activate the mission.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

.Grand Theft Auto III and later subsequent games have more prevalent voice acting, and radio stations, which simulate driving to music with disc jockeys, radio personalities, commercials, talk radio, pop music, and American culture.^ Grand Theft Auto (38) .
  • DailyGamesNews.com: 2 More DLC Packs For GTA IV And GTA V To Arrive In 2011 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC dailygamesnews.com [Source type: General]

^ Grand Theft Auto III (14.5 million) 9.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ In previous Grand Theft Auto games the people would try to get their car back, but they wouldn't latch onto the car's door and get dragged on asphalt for 100 yards.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.The use of vehicles in an explorable urban environment provides a basic simulation of a working city, complete with pedestrians who generally obey traffic signals.^ Using the Sultan RS, you should have a lead so quickly that you'll basically be taking a tour of Liberty City instead of racing.
  • Grand Theft Auto IVWalkthrough - IGNFAQs 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC faqs.ign.com [Source type: General]

^ You then use the Collision File Editor 1.1 Beta to open the /MODELS/COLL/vehicles.col file in your "Vice City" folder.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ Humber_Pig I think it became a basic model for a variety of armored vehicles, used for troop transport, cash transport, etc.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

.Further details are used to flesh out an open-ended atmosphere that has been used in several other games, such as The Simpsons Hit & Run, which has less emphasis on crime or violence.^ Use A and D to turn the back end so it doesn't spin out so much and end the stoppie.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ If used, they make a vehicle less likely to spin out or roll over, respectively, when driven by someone other than C.J..
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
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  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ If he gets a one star wanted rating, have him use the bribe in the alley to the S. If he gets two stars, have him get that then run the other one off--also easy to do.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

Setting

.The Grand Theft Auto series has many different settings.^ Grand Theft Auto (38) .
  • DailyGamesNews.com: 2 More DLC Packs For GTA IV And GTA V To Arrive In 2011 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC dailygamesnews.com [Source type: General]

^ GRAND THEFT AUTO, not Sims: Ghetto-fab!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ Airgrab Fugitive, at the GTA Place Forums > Grand Theft Auto Gaming > Stunting, has advice for a few different kinds of airgrabs.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

.First, there is Liberty City which is based on New York City.^ Restaurants -- There are scores of restaurants in Liberty City.
  • Grand Theft Auto IVWalkthrough - IGNFAQs 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC faqs.ign.com [Source type: General]

^ As you can see from the screens, New York is one those cities.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ An interesting note about the site is that most of the MP3 ringtones featured are original songs created by Rockstar that first appeared in GTA: Liberty City Stories.
  • Grand Theft Auto IVSecrets FAQ - IGNFAQs 15 September 2009 7:23 UTC faqs.ign.com [Source type: General]

.Then, there is Vice City which is based on Miami and San Andreas which was based on San Francisco in the original game, Grand Theft Auto.^ "Grand Theft Auto: Vice City" copyright 2003 Rockstar Games, Inc.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ Vice City, Liberty City, and San Andreas 1st appear (in different form--even the neighborhoods have different names) in the 1998 game "Grand Theft Auto."
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]

^ New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough skip to main .

.However, the release of Grand Theft Auto : San Andreas, in 2004, is based on the states of California and Nevada consisting of three cities, Las Venturas (Las Vegas), San Fierro (San Francisco) and Los Santos (Los Angeles).^ Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (17.5 million) 5.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The Las Venturas barber shop has the same deals as the Marina, Los Santos, and San Fierro barber shops.
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) .
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]

.Unlike in previous games, San Andreas also features large desert and countryside areas which separates the three cities, creating a state-like atmosphere.^ Will there be girlfriends like in San Andreas?
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ I had that with San Andreas, the countryside and the desert, it gets boring really fast.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ From what I am told, you will not see countryside like you did in San Andreas.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

.Then, there is an unknown city, mostly commonly known as "Anywhere City" by Grand Theft Auto fans, which was used as the setting of Grand Theft Auto 2. Then, there is Alderney City which was used in Grand Theft Auto 4 along with Liberty City.^ Restaurants -- There are scores of restaurants in Liberty City.
  • Grand Theft Auto IVWalkthrough - IGNFAQs 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC faqs.ign.com [Source type: General]

^ Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (17.5 million) 5.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ He's also still there in the Grand Theft Auto IIImodelsgta3 file.
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

.Last would be the real city of London which was used in the two London expansion packs for the original game.^ It allows you to freeze mission timers that count up, like this mission uses, and works with either the patched or unpatched original version of the game.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ I didn't see the last vehicle C.J. had when he was busted appear in an impound lot any more than random chance would have it when I tested it at the impound garages for all three major cities of the game.
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]

^ If you have the original PC version of the game, you could use the GTA SA Control Center (X.13.c) and Fireman's coordinates, etc., as explained at the end of "Ghost hell, ghost world, ghost heaven, and Liberty City," I.10.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

.There are also a few extra different places that are in the same fictional universe as the Grand Theft Auto series itself.^ He's also still there in the Grand Theft Auto IIImodelsgta3 file.
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ GRAND THEFT AUTO, not Sims: Ghetto-fab!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ Airgrab Fugitive, at the GTA Place Forums > Grand Theft Auto Gaming > Stunting, has advice for a few different kinds of airgrabs.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

.There is Carcer City and Cottonmouth from the Manhunt series.^ Manhunt_(video_game) K-Rose features an advertisement for Carcer City, where "Manhunt" takes place.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ K-Rose features an advertisement for Carcer City, where "Manhunt" takes place.
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ S of the Little Haiti Pay 'n' Spray is a bed store with a mar- quee that says "This is the number 1 bed store in Carcer City"--Carcer City is the setting for the Rockstar Game "Manhunt," 2003.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

.Then there is Bullworth from Bully, a game with Grand Theft Auto features developed by Rockstar Games.^ "Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas" copyright 2005 Rockstar Games, Inc.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ He's also still there in the Grand Theft Auto IIImodelsgta3 file.
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ "Grand Theft Auto: Vice City" copyright 2003 Rockstar Games, Inc.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

History

.The Grand Theft Auto series may be divided into canons, based on the inclusion of a numbering after the recognizable title name (e.g.^ Rockstar Games, Rockstar North, the R* logo, Grand Theft Auto and the Grand Theft Auto logo and A Take-Two Company logo are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (12 million) 14.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough skip to main .

.Grand Theft Auto III) after the original Grand Theft Auto's release, and to a certain extent, the type of graphics engine used.^ Grand Theft Auto III (14.5 million) 9.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ GTAs, from "III" on, use Pricedown font for the "Grand Theft Auto" title.
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]

^ April - Grand Theft Auto IV has been released!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

The original Grand Theft Auto.

Grand Theft Auto

.Grand Theft Auto, the first game in the Grand Theft Auto series, was created by British video game developer DMA Design, and was released for Microsoft DOS/Windows in 1997/1998 and also for the PlayStation .^ Together with DMA Designs, later Rockstar North, they created the Grand Theft Auto series.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ In previous Grand Theft Auto games the people would try to get their car back, but they wouldn't latch onto the car's door and get dragged on asphalt for 100 yards.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Rockstar Games, Rockstar North, the R* logo, Grand Theft Auto and the Grand Theft Auto logo and A Take-Two Company logo are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

[1] .The game is set in three different fictional cities, Liberty City, San Andreas and Vice City.^ The porno shop found in San Andreas also appears in Liberty City.
  • Grand Theft Auto 4, GTA IV, GTA 4 Cheats, Codes, Cheat Codes, Unlockables, Achievements for Xbox 360 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC www.cheatcc.com [Source type: General]

^ A 1972 Olds- mobile 442, a 1981 Oldsmobile Delta 88, and the backs of the "Vice City" and "San Andreas" Stallions, are shown at the 1st four links below.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ "San Andreas" features playable games similar to the arcade games Gyruss (They Crawled from Uranus), and Defender and Gradius (Go Go Space Monkey) (see XI.d).
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

.A reduced Game Boy Color port was later released.^ But this is the first time a GTA game is simultaneously being released for both PS and XBox, the PC port however has always been a "secondary".
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ It was released as an arcade game in 1988 and later in other formats.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ GTA:VC, released a little over a year later, took the same game and made it even better.
  • Grand Theft Auto IVWalkthrough - IGNFAQs 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC faqs.ign.com [Source type: General]

.Subsequently, two expansion packs were offered, both under the name of Grand Theft Auto: London 1969.^ Rockstar Games, Rockstar North, the R* logo, Grand Theft Auto and the Grand Theft Auto logo and A Take-Two Company logo are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ The Grand Theft Auto IV Special Edition will be presented in a customized Grand Theft Auto metal safety deposit box.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ GRAND THEFT AUTO, not Sims: Ghetto-fab!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

.Although the concept of eras was not formally implemented until Grand Theft Auto III, it can be inferred that Grand Theft Auto: London, 1961, the second of the expansion packs, is the last game of the first Grand Theft Auto era canon.^ Grand Theft Auto I Series: Grand Theft Auto (1997) Grand Theft Auto: London, 1969 (1999) Grand Theft Auto: London, 1961 (1999) Grand Theft Auto II Series: Grand Theft Auto 2 (1999) Grand Theft Auto III Series: Grand Theft Auto III (2001) Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (2002) Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2004) Grand Theft Auto Advance (2004) Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories (2005) Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories (2006) Grand Theft Auto IV Series: Grand Theft Auto IV (2007) "Untitled Episodic Content" (2008) - at the moment for Xbox 360 only.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ In previous Grand Theft Auto games the people would try to get their car back, but they wouldn't latch onto the car's door and get dragged on asphalt for 100 yards.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Rhino cannon shots count for certain ones, as was true in "GTA III." (See the "Rhino Tank FAQ" by Azraelot, aka Mathew Rorie, in the "Grand Theft Auto III" section of the Gamefaqs web site.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

Grand Theft Auto 2

.The second game in the series, Grand Theft Auto 2, was developed for Microsoft Windows and Dreamcast and released in the year 1999. Set in the indeterminable future,[2] it featured updated graphics and somewhat different gameplay based upon the player's appeal to various criminal organizations.^ Grand Theft Auto (38) .
  • DailyGamesNews.com: 2 More DLC Packs For GTA IV And GTA V To Arrive In 2011 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC dailygamesnews.com [Source type: General]

^ In previous Grand Theft Auto games the people would try to get their car back, but they wouldn't latch onto the car's door and get dragged on asphalt for 100 yards.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Airgrab Fugitive, at the GTA Place Forums > Grand Theft Auto Gaming > Stunting, has advice for a few different kinds of airgrabs.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

A reduced Game Boy Color port was also produced. .Unlike the other games of the Grand Theft Auto series, Grand Theft Auto 2 was the only game released in its era of bicentennial gaming.^ April - Grand Theft Auto IV has been released!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ In previous Grand Theft Auto games the people would try to get their car back, but they wouldn't latch onto the car's door and get dragged on asphalt for 100 yards.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Rockstar Games, Rockstar North, the R* logo, Grand Theft Auto and the Grand Theft Auto logo and A Take-Two Company logo are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
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.It is also the only game to have a "T" rating for a PlayStation Console.^ The game was slapped with an adults-only rating and yanked from most stores.
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It is also the only sequel to have a digit in the title instead of a Roman numeral.

Grand Theft Auto III

.Grand Theft Auto III was released in October 2001, and served as the breakthrough for the franchise.^ April - Grand Theft Auto IV has been released!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ Grand Theft Auto III (14.5 million) 9.
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^ Rhino cannon shots count for certain ones, as was true in "GTA III." (See the "Rhino Tank FAQ" by Azraelot, aka Mathew Rorie, in the "Grand Theft Auto III" section of the Gamefaqs web site.
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[3] .The game's setting takes place around that time,[4] in fictional Liberty City, which is loosely based on New York City, but also incorporates elements of other American cities.^ Time to run amok around the city!
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^ Other places "Vice City" is based on .
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^ A spokesperson at Take-Two said the cure for that is to uninstall and reinstall the game without the patch, and that Rockstar doesn't plan to put out another patch at this time.
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[5] .Grand Theft Auto III brought a third-person view to the series, rather than the traditional top-down view of earlier titles (although the view is still made available as an optional camera angle).^ Top view was still available in GTA III, but not in Vice City.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ He's also still there in the Grand Theft Auto IIImodelsgta3 file.
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^ Grand Theft Auto III (14.5 million) 9.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.For the first time, the problem of navigating in the huge sandbox game was solved by implementing a constant GPS triggered mini-map that highlights the player's position as well as those of current targets.^ "Vice City" fans might remember that the "Autocide" assassination mission featured six targets with names like those of characters in other video games.
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^ We're actually expecting our first some time in April so I've been pounding those damn baby magazines.
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^ Dinner See the in-game map at the time The music indicates how it's going Dance See the in-game map at the time Do the dancing mini-game Driving Fill the fun meter by driving where she likes the way she likes.
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.Graphics were also updated with a new 3D game engine.^ With each edition in the 3D GTA series, more and more game functionality has been moved from the engine's core (hardcoded) to text files (moddable).
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^ Run it after crashes and after you make any big changes to your PC, too, like after installing or removing new graphics card drivers or a big game demo or such.
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^ Update: I tried this again with a new game and it didn't work.
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.The gameplay engine expanded the explorable world of GTA III, using a mission-based approach.^ It's used for the Paramedic mission, III.25.
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^ III.23 Firefighter Mission (a Sub-mission) level 12 C.J. gets the fire- proof feature, good for using Molotovs .
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^ Cannabis Cabbie 1956-1982 Checker Cab The Cabbie and the Taxi can be used for the Taxi Driver mission, III.9.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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.Multiplayer was discarded (third party mods were later released, allowing for multiplayer gameplay), but GTA III improved in many other areas such as voice-acting and plot (in previous games, there was speech only in short animated cut scenes between levels, while other communication was simply subtitles running on the bottom of the screen).^ It was released as an arcade game in 1988 and later in other formats.
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^ Michelle is voice acted by eminently bedazzling actress of stage and screen Vanessa Aspillaga.
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^ GTW note: About four pages back from the end of the PC booklets for "III" through SA, there's a section of thanks to favorite web sites, which include ones that show- case GTA mods.
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.After the success of Grand Theft Auto III, Grand Theft Auto: Vice City was released in 2002. This game was set in 1986 in Vice City, which was based on Miami, Florida.^ Darkel and discarded game ideas PS: "San Andreas," "GTA," "Wild Metal Country," and "GTA 2" "Grand Theft Auto Vice City" is a prequel, set in 1986 Vice City/Miami, to "Grand Theft Auto III," set in 2001?
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^ "Grand Theft Auto: Vice City" copyright 2003 Rockstar Games, Inc.
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^ New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough skip to main .

The game's plot focuses on the cocaine trade during the 1980s. .Vice City was the first game to introduce fully functional flying vehicles that could be used by the player, such as seaplanes and helicopters.^ It's the same as the one used in "Vice City."
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^ For any land vehicles, you could use: .
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^ Vice City player knows: .
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.It also featured a variety of new weapons and vehicles.^ It has lots of useful maps, including ones for specific missions, and pictures and descriptions of all the vehicles, weapons, and other features of the game.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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.Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, released in October 2004, is set in 1992, focusing on California gang life and the awakening of the drug epidemic brought on by crack cocaine.^ Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (12 million) 14.
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^ Grand Theft Auto/Half Life references: .
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^ "Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas" copyright 2005 Rockstar Games, Inc.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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.The setting was in the fictional state of San Andreas, which was based on some California and Nevada cities, specifically Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Las Vegas.^ The "Vice City" morphing gimmick, which keeps Tommy on a motorcycle, isn't used in "San Andreas," and certain PS2 codes that have the effect of keeping C.J. on his motorcycle don't do that for the PC version.
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^ An MG Midget '75, the profiles of the "Vice City" and "San Andreas" Stallions, and a Ford Mustang '86 are shown at the links below.
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^ The Joypad choice is similar to the Classic Controls setting of "Vice City": you don't get mouse steering but you can use auto-aim by pressing the RMB. The number of things you can use auto-aim with has been increased for "San Andreas."
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.Their counterparts are Los Santos, San Fierro, and Las Venturas respectively.^ EP+vehicle In the original versions of "San Andreas": The Pay 'n' Spray behind Come-a-lot, S Las Venturas, isn't on the in-game map.
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^ Two initial save games: all initial Los Santos things done, and all initial San Andreas things done .
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^ Pool Pool is available: - at the Ten Green Bottles bar W of the Johnson house, on the same street, in Los Santos, - at Misty's bar at the N end of the W side of the block at the bottom of the martini glass icon that's S of "GARCIA" in San Fierro, - at the Lil' Probe Inn in Bone County, and - in the middle of the S side of the block under the block with "VENTURAS" of "OLD VENTURAS STRIP" in Las Venturas.

.The game also included a countryside in between Los Santos and San Fierro and also between Los Santos and Las Venturas, and a desert in between Las Venturas and San Fierro.^ The Las Venturas barber shop has the same deals as the Marina, Los Santos, and San Fierro barber shops.
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^ The tattoo parlors in Las Ventures and San Fierro (not Los Santos) are open from the start of the game.
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^ VIII.9.e "Vinewood" Sunrise The route goes around W Los Santos, including some of the roads of "Backroad Wanderer" in the N part.
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.Grand Theft Auto (unofficially referred to as Grand Theft Auto Advance), for the Game Boy Advance, was also released in 2004. Originally developed as a top-down conversion of GTA III, became an original game.^ April - Grand Theft Auto IV has been released!
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^ Grand Theft Auto III (14.5 million) 9.
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^ Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) .
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.Unlike the Game Boy Color ports of Grand Theft Auto and Grand Theft Auto 2, Grand Theft Auto did not tone down the violence and profanity common to the GTA series.^ Tags: grand theft auto , gta , jack thompson , JackThompson .
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^ January - GTA IV FAQ - now in Grand Theft Auto series forum.
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^ A chart of the colors is at GTA Gaming.
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.The game received an "M" rating from the ESRB. It was developed by an external developer, Digital Eclipse.^ The com- panies cannot misrepresent content for rating descriptors, and must develop a system to ensure that all game content is 'considered and reviewed' when submit- ted to a ratings authority."
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^ These are the pertinent rating methods and a few of the web pages about the ESRB ratings for games and the Production Code used in movies: .
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ I have urged the ESRB on numerous occasions to rate this game AO based on its blatantly graphic nature."
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

.In 2005 and 2006, Rockstar released two games for the PlayStation Portable, both developed by Rockstar Leeds.^ A spokesperson at Take-Two said the cure for that is to uninstall and reinstall the game without the patch, and that Rockstar doesn't plan to put out another patch at this time.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ Pretty much all GTA games have been released in October for the Playstation, so this news comes as a surprise.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ But this is the first time a GTA game is simultaneously being released for both PS and XBox, the PC port however has always been a "secondary".
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories is a prequel to Grand Theft Auto III and set in Liberty City in 1998. A PlayStation 2 port was released by Rockstar on 6 June 2006.
.Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories was released for the PlayStation Portable on 31 October 2006 and set in Vice City in 1984, two years before the events of Grand Theft Auto: Vice City.^ "Grand Theft Auto Vice City" is a prequel, set in 1986 Vice City/Miami, to "Grand Theft Auto III," set in 2001?
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]

^ April - Grand Theft Auto IV has been released!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (17.5 million) 5.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.A PlayStation 2 port of the game was released on 6 March 2007. It is the last installment of the third generation series, and the final game in the Grand Theft Auto III canon.^ Grand Theft Auto III (14.5 million) 9.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ In previous Grand Theft Auto games the people would try to get their car back, but they wouldn't latch onto the car's door and get dragged on asphalt for 100 yards.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Rockstar Games, Rockstar North, the R* logo, Grand Theft Auto and the Grand Theft Auto logo and A Take-Two Company logo are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

In in-game chronological order (not the order they were released in) the third generation Grand Theft Auto games are:
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories Set in: 1984 - Released in: 2006
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Set in: 1986 - Released in: 2002
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Set in: 1992 - Released in: 2004
  • Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories Set in: 1998 - Released in: 2005
  • Grand Theft Auto Set in: 2000 - Released in: 2004
  • Grand Theft Auto III Set in: 2001 - Released in: 2001

Grand Theft Auto IV

.Grand Theft Auto IV was released on 29 April 2008, after a six month delay.^ April - Grand Theft Auto IV has been released!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ August - GTA IV delayed to February - April of 2008.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ GRAND THEFT AUTO, not Sims: Ghetto-fab!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

[6] .It was the first Grand Theft Auto game to be released simultaneously for both Sony and Microsoft's video game consoles.^ April - Grand Theft Auto IV has been released!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ Grand Theft Auto (38) .
  • DailyGamesNews.com: 2 More DLC Packs For GTA IV And GTA V To Arrive In 2011 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC dailygamesnews.com [Source type: General]

^ In previous Grand Theft Auto games the people would try to get their car back, but they wouldn't latch onto the car's door and get dragged on asphalt for 100 yards.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.In August 2008, Rockstar announced that it was going to publish GTA IV for PC. GTA IV's game engine is the Rockstar Advanced Game Engine (also known as RAGE) used in Rockstar Games Presents Table Tennis and the Euphoria physics engine.^ August - GTA IV delayed to February - April of 2008.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ I would suspect the PC version could be released May-July 2008, if you look at the pattern of previous GTA game release dates.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ Games and the official GTA IV website on Xbox Live.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

.The game once again takes place in a redesigned Liberty City that very closely resembles New York City, much more than previous renditions.^ Start New game: you can start a new game from the very beginning of "Vice City," .
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]

^ Liberty City as it exists now is a work of art, all the details are there and it's just as massive if not more than SA. True, it's solid city for the most part but I think that's pretty cool just to have something different from the previous title.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Using the Sultan RS, you should have a lead so quickly that you'll basically be taking a tour of Liberty City instead of racing.
  • Grand Theft Auto IVWalkthrough - IGNFAQs 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC faqs.ign.com [Source type: General]

[7]
.Microsoft officially announced a "strategic alliance" with Rockstar Games over the rights to episodic content through their Xbox Live service at their X06 event.^ Games and the official GTA IV website on Xbox Live.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ You can send C.J. on dates right away to check out the Rockstar hidden content--the indoor sex scenes which are suggested in the regu- lar game when C.J. goes inside to have his girlfriend's coffee, and you have the option of using Rockstar's nude girlfriends in the bedroom.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ It should be according to this: Microsoft today (June 27th) sent out a press release announcing the trailer to go live one hour after its debut on Yahoo!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

.This content was released as Grand Theft Auto IV: The Lost and Damned on 17 February 2009, and it was available for download, exclusively for the Xbox 360. The strategic alliance was however timed and both DLC episodes and the compilation pack will be released on 30 March 2010 on PS3 and PC.[8] The expansion adds some new elements to the existing game and focuses on Johnny Klebitz, the vice president of "The Lost" motorcycle gang.^ New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough skip to main .

^ Remove ammunition limit (The Lost And Damned DLC) Get a 100% game completion in "The Lost And Damned" bonus downloadable content.
  • Grand Theft Auto 4, GTA IV, GTA 4 Cheats, Codes, Cheat Codes, Unlockables, Achievements for Xbox 360 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC www.cheatcc.com [Source type: General]

^ The following codes require "The Lost And Damned" bonus downloadable content: .
  • Grand Theft Auto 4, GTA IV, GTA 4 Cheats, Codes, Cheat Codes, Unlockables, Achievements for Xbox 360 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC www.cheatcc.com [Source type: General]

.The second Grand Theft Auto IV Downloadable Content instalment was called Grand Theft Auto: The Ballad of Gay Tony [9] and was released on 29 October 2009. Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City is a compilation pack released for the Xbox 360 at the same time as The Ballad of Gay Tony.^ Xbox 360 2009 Releases (1) .
  • DailyGamesNews.com: 2 More DLC Packs For GTA IV And GTA V To Arrive In 2011 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC dailygamesnews.com [Source type: General]

^ April - Grand Theft Auto IV has been released!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ Grand Theft Auto (38) .
  • DailyGamesNews.com: 2 More DLC Packs For GTA IV And GTA V To Arrive In 2011 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC dailygamesnews.com [Source type: General]

.It contains The Lost and Damned and The Ballad of Gay Tony on one disk and does not require an original copy of GTA IV.^ I chose to use a .txd file he sent me of his black stripa, with an extracted copy of the stripa.dff file from the game, renamed each of them wfyg1, deleted the original wfyg1 files, and put in the new ones.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ Note that this is one of the very few points in GTA IV where a mission has a checkpoint.
  • Grand Theft Auto IVWalkthrough - IGNFAQs 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC faqs.ign.com [Source type: General]

^ If it's just in one version, I know it isn't the original PC one--it's in the audio files of the game disk, though.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

.Grand Theft Auto IV was also the first Grand Theft Auto game to include online multiplayer.^ April - Grand Theft Auto IV has been released!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ Grand Theft Auto (38) .
  • DailyGamesNews.com: 2 More DLC Packs For GTA IV And GTA V To Arrive In 2011 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC dailygamesnews.com [Source type: General]

^ In previous Grand Theft Auto games the people would try to get their car back, but they wouldn't latch onto the car's door and get dragged on asphalt for 100 yards.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.In most games, a customisable character is used to play, and money earned in game is translated to levels, with more customisation available to higher levels.^ Don't have him use any other vehicle while you want the rigged Pay 'n' Spray to be available to better ensure that the vehicle inside it stays in the game.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ If you shut off your system, play a multiplayer game, or load your most recent save, all but two of your vehicles will have disappeared.
  • Grand Theft Auto 4, GTA IV, GTA 4 Cheats, Codes, Cheat Codes, Unlockables, Achievements for Xbox 360 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC www.cheatcc.com [Source type: General]

^ (To solve the problems of trying to play it on any version of Windows more re- cent than Windows 98, you could use the updated .exe file for it.
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

.The game does not offer split screen or LAN multiplayer modes on PlayStation 3 or Xbox 360, but there is LAN on the PC mode.^ Then, save the game, and restart the Xbox 360.
  • Grand Theft Auto 4, GTA IV, GTA 4 Cheats, Codes, Cheat Codes, Unlockables, Achievements for Xbox 360 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC www.cheatcc.com [Source type: General]

^ It let me play the game in full screen mode with all the audio on Windows Home XP. It also lets Mac OS X and Linux users play the game.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ Location: Subrubs of Cleveland Consoles currently owned: Xbox 360,my ds broke, 2 Gamecubes, Xbox, N64, SNES, dreamcast, and pc if that counts.
  • Introduce Yourself (Sticky Topic) [Archive] - GamerCast Network Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamercastnetwork.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Up to 16 (32 on PC) players can play together, doing a variety of games including Death Match, Cops 'n' Crooks, races, Deal Breaker, and Mafia work as well as team varieties of Death Match, and Mafia work to name just a few.^ Grenades and rockets work just as well.
  • Grand Theft Auto IVWalkthrough - IGNFAQs 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC faqs.ign.com [Source type: General]

^ PC you can have 32 vs 32 players...
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ The PS2 gimmick of having Tommy drive the Dinghy upside down won't work on PC--Tommy will just drown if you try it.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

.Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars is the first Grand Theft Auto game to be released on the Nintendo DS, and was announced at the E3 Nintendo Press Conference on 15 July 2008. This game has several new features, such as touch screen mini-games.^ April - Grand Theft Auto IV has been released!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ Grand Theft Auto (38) .
  • DailyGamesNews.com: 2 More DLC Packs For GTA IV And GTA V To Arrive In 2011 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC dailygamesnews.com [Source type: General]

^ Mitchell also commented that he expects Grand Theft Auto V to arrive in 2011 along with a new Grand Theft Auto title on the PS2: "Coming out of E3 there was no commitment to a new Grand Theft Auto, and I think that's because of Rockstar's track record with delivering on time."
  • DailyGamesNews.com: 2 More DLC Packs For GTA IV And GTA V To Arrive In 2011 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC dailygamesnews.com [Source type: General]

.The game was released on 17 March 2009 in North America and 20 March 2009 to Australia and Europe.^ On July 20, 2005, the ESRB changed the rating from M (Mature: 17 or over) to AO (Adults Only: 18 or over), assuming Rockstar released the game knowing that modders would unlock the sex scenes for a mod.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ PM Grand Theft Auto IV Special Edition Announced Rockstar Games have announced that GTA IV will be available as a special edition on October 16 in North America and October 19 in Europe, the same day as the regular edition.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

.The game is rated 18+ by PEGI and the BBFC (Europe, UK) and M by the ESRB (North America).^ These are the pertinent rating methods and a few of the web pages about the ESRB ratings for games and the Production Code used in movies: .
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ On July 20, 2005, the ESRB changed the rating from M (Mature: 17 or over) to AO (Adults Only: 18 or over), assuming Rockstar released the game knowing that modders would unlock the sex scenes for a mod.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ I have urged the ESRB on numerous occasions to rate this game AO based on its blatantly graphic nature."
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
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  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

A PSP version was later announced on 22 June 2009[10] and was released in North America on 20 October 2009. It was also released on the iPhone OS platform 18 January 2010.
In chronological order the fourth generation Grand Theft Auto games are[citation needed]:
  • Grand Theft Auto IV, Set in: 2008 - Released in: 2008
  • Grand Theft Auto IV: The Lost and Damned, Set in: 2008 - Released in: 2009
  • Grand Theft Auto: The Ballad of Gay Tony, Set in: 2008 - Released in: 2009.
  • Grand Theft Auto: Episodes From Liberty City, Set in: 2008 - Released in: 2009.
  • Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars, Set in: 2009 - Released in: 2009.

Summary of games

Era Title Developer Availability Year
Sony Microsoft Nintendo Other
First Grand Theft Auto DMA Design, Tarantula Studios PS1 Windows, DOS Game Boy Color None 1997
London, 1969 DMA Design, Tarantula Studios,
Rockstar Canada, Runecraft
PS1 Windows, DOS None None 1999
London, 1961 DMA Design, Tarantula Studios,
Rockstar Canada, Runecraft
None Windows None None
Second Grand Theft Auto 2 DMA Design, Tarantula Studios PS1 Windows Game Boy Color Dreamcast
Third Grand Theft Auto III DMA Design, Rockstar Vienna PS2 Windows, Xbox None None 2001
Vice City Rockstar North, Rockstar Vienna PS2 Windows, Xbox None None 2002
Advance Digital Eclipse None None Game Boy Advance None 2004
San Andreas Rockstar North PS2 Windows, Xbox None None
Liberty City Stories Rockstar Leeds, Rockstar North PSP, PS2 None None None 2005
Vice City Stories Rockstar Leeds, Rockstar North PSP, PS2 None None None 2006
Fourth Grand Theft Auto IV Rockstar North, Rockstar Toronto PS3 Windows, Xbox 360 None None 2008
The Lost and Damned Rockstar North PS3 Windows, Xbox 360 None None 2009
Chinatown Wars Rockstar Leeds, Rockstar North PSP None DS iPhone OS
The Ballad of Gay Tony Rockstar North PS3 Windows, Xbox 360 None None
Episodes from Liberty City Rockstar North PS3 Windows, Xbox 360 None None

Controversy

The series has courted a great deal of negative controversy. .Former lawyer Jack Thompson has been involved in a number of attempts to get families of murder victims to hold the Grand Theft Auto series accountable for the death of their loved ones.^ Rhino cannon shots count for certain ones, as was true in "GTA III." (See the "Rhino Tank FAQ" by Azraelot, aka Mathew Rorie, in the "Grand Theft Auto III" section of the Gamefaqs web site.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ GRAND THEFT AUTO, not Sims: Ghetto-fab!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ (Planet grand theft auto also discourages it by adding that winning that turf causes Grove Street Family gang members to appear everywhere, and their cars aren't fun to drive at all.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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.Due to his conduct in this and related cases, Thompson was disbarred in 2008,[11] and was fined more than $43,000 by the Florida Bar Association.^ SlayerDragon 1st May 2008, 11:43 AM BTW, am I the only one who think the intro sucks big time?
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Take-Two and Rockstar could be fined "up to $11,000 in civil penalties if the settlement is violated.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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^ B 1st May 2008, 11:43 AM How many pigeons have people found?
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[12]
.On 20 October 2003, the families of Aaron Hamel and Kimberly Bede, two young people shot by teens William and Josh Buckner (who in statements to investigators claimed their actions were inspired by GTA III) filed a US$246 million lawsuit against publishers Rockstar Games, Take-Two Interactive Software, retailer Wal-Mart, and PlayStation 2 manufacturer Sony Computer Entertainment America.^ GTA IV IS DELAYED! Take-Two is reducing its fiscal 2007 guidance primarily to reflect the movement of the launch of Grand Theft Auto IV for the PLAYSTATION®3 computer entertainment system and the Xbox 360™ video game and entertainment system from the fourth quarter of fiscal 2007 to fiscal 2008, due to additional development time required to complete the title.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ Darkel and discarded game ideas "GTA III" had the infamous Darkel, a character listed as being voice acted by Bill Fiore in the booklet that comes with the game.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
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^ On behalf of consumers, Del- gadillo is demanding that Take-Two pay fines and return $10 million of profit."
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
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[13][14] Rockstar and its parent company, Take-Two, filed for dismissal of the lawsuit, stating in U.S. District Court on 29 October 2003 that the "ideas and concepts as well as the 'purported psychological effects' on the Buckners are protected by the First Amendment's free-speech clause." The lawyer of the victims, Jack Thompson, denied that, but failed in his attempt to move the lawsuit into a state court and under Tennessee's consumer protection act.[15] .Two days later, the plaintiffs filed a Notice of Voluntary Dismissal, and the case was closed.^ Then (a week or two later) I'd make a copy of my save game of my GTA San Andreas User Files in My Documents.
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
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.In February 2005, a lawsuit was brought upon the makers and distributors of the Grand Theft Auto series claiming the games caused a teenager to shoot and kill three members of the Alabama police force.^ "Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas" copyright 2005 Rockstar Games, Inc.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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^ In previous Grand Theft Auto games the people would try to get their car back, but they wouldn't latch onto the car's door and get dragged on asphalt for 100 yards.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Rockstar Games, Rockstar North, the R* logo, Grand Theft Auto and the Grand Theft Auto logo and A Take-Two Company logo are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
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The shooting took place in June 2003 when Devin Moore, 17 years old at the time, was taken in for questioning by police in Fayette, Alabama regarding a stolen vehicle. .Moore then grabbed a pistol from one of the police officers and shot and killed him along with another officer and dispatcher before fleeing in a police car.^ Tommy killed him with one punch.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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^ Kill a police officer.
  • Grand Theft Auto 4, GTA IV, GTA 4 Cheats, Codes, Cheat Codes, Unlockables, Achievements for Xbox 360 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC www.cheatcc.com [Source type: General]

^ Another way to handle one wanted star is to have C.J. keep driving, flying, or sailing, fast enough that the police can't bust him, till the star goes away.
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
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[16][17] .One of Moore's attorneys, Jack Thompson, claimed it was GTA's graphic nature—with his constant playing time—that caused Moore to commit the murders, and Moore's family agrees.^ Becuase I was thinking of buying X360 I played it for the 4th time before getting one, it turned me off again.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ The Minigun lets C.J. pop one or more of Pulaski's tires, which causes Pulas- ki's car to spin out of control enough for C.J. to jack Pulaski from it.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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^ A GTA Forums message board arose about the mod "Defamation of Character: A Jack Thompson Murder Simulator."
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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.Damages are being sought from branches of GameStop and Wal-Mart in Jasper, Alabama, the stores from which GTA III and Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, respectively, were purchased and also from the games' publisher Take-Two Interactive, and the PlayStation 2 manufacturer Sony Computer Entertainment.^ Top view was still available in GTA III, but not in Vice City.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ "Grand Theft Auto: Vice City" copyright 2003 Rockstar Games, Inc.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
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^ New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough skip to main .

.The case is currently being heard by the same judge who presided over Moore's criminal trial, in which Moore was sentenced to death for his actions.^ Modern versions of the 1932 version have restored the original ending in which Camonte is shot to death by the police instead of being apprehended, judged, and hanged offscreen.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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In May 2005, Thompson appeared via satellite on the Glenn Beck program on CNN's Headline News. Thompson mentioned Devin Moore and said regarding Grand Theft Auto III and Grand Theft Auto: Vice City "There's no doubt in my mind [...] that but for Devin Moore's training on this cop killing simulator, he would not have been able to kill three cops in Fayette, Alabama who are now dead and in the ground. .We are suing Take-Two, Sony, Wal-Mart, and GameStop for having trained Devin Moore to kill.^ Have him take the Knife for stealth kills on the two guards outside, then go into the red shaft of light, which puts him inside.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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^ People who can't fly the Skimmer get on the message boards, and Sony and Wal- Mart money looks at the boards for marketing trends, and Rockstar looks at Sony and Wal-Mart money.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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^ The Truth wants C.J. to use the Jetpack to fly to a train, kill the soldiers on it, and steal whatever they least want him to take.
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

He had no history of violence. No criminal record."[18]
.In September 2006, Thompson brought another lawsuit, claiming that Cody Posey played the game obsessively before murdering his father Delbert Paul Posey, stepmother Tryone Schmid, and stepsister Marilea Schmid on a ranch in Albuquerque, New Mexico.^ If you've never played a PC game like "Vice City" before, I recommend it, if you don't mind some colorful language.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
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  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
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^ According to tommy vercetti guy at the GTA Forums web site: Starting a new game from the start menu after playing another game can make all the fire extinguishers disappear.
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]

^ Another PC game, "Scarface: The World is Yours" by Radical Games for VU Games, was released in October, 2006.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
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The suit was filed on behalf of the victims' families.[19] During the criminal trial, Posey's defense team argued he was abused by his father, and tormented by his stepmother.[20] .Posey was also taking Zoloft at the time of the killings.^ Ignore any of his goons that try to take them down -- killing them will only waste time and possibly get you a wanted level.
  • Grand Theft Auto IVWalkthrough - IGNFAQs 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC faqs.ign.com [Source type: General]

^ If you do go up, take the time to kill as many other goons as possible.
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[21] .The suit alleged that were it not for his obsessive playing of Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, the murders would not have taken place.^ Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (17.5 million) 5.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ "Grand Theft Auto: Vice City" copyright 2003 Rockstar Games, Inc.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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^ In previous Grand Theft Auto games the people would try to get their car back, but they wouldn't latch onto the car's door and get dragged on asphalt for 100 yards.
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[22] .Named in the suit were Cody Posey, Rockstar Games, Take-Two Interactive, and Sony.^ A spokesperson at Take-Two said the cure for that is to uninstall and reinstall the game without the patch, and that Rockstar doesn't plan to put out another patch at this time.
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^ Take-Two and Rockstar could be fined "up to $11,000 in civil penalties if the settlement is violated.
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^ Strauss Zelnick, Chairman of Take-Two, stated, “With Grand Theft Auto IV, Rockstar is setting a new standard for next generation video games.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

The suit asked for US$600 million in damages.[23]
.In 2009, a six-year-old boy, who claimed he had learned to drive from the game, took his family's car on a 10 mile trip before he crashed.^ The word "kids" is too broad to refer to the 17 years old and up audience the game was made for.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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^ SleepyHe4d 29th Apr 2008, 06:10 PM ^ Microsoft Car Simulator X Seriously though, what's up with the handling in this game, any tips?
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Portrait of a Killer* Difficulty: 2/10 Steal a cop car, as you've done before (call 911 to get one to come).
  • Grand Theft Auto IVWalkthrough - IGNFAQs 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC faqs.ign.com [Source type: General]

[24]
.According to the The Guinness World Records 2008 and 2009 Gamer's Edition, it's the most controversial videogame series in history, with over 4,000 articles published about it, which include accusations of glamorizing violence, corrupting gamers, and connection to real life crimes.^ Wikipedia has an article about some of the groups and people that are the major players in videogame controversies: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Video_game_controversy .
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^ Wikipedia has an article about some of the groups and people that are the major players in videogame controversies: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Video_game_controversy ******** Rockstar designed but disabled it, and modders soon re-enabled it to make it available again and have some fun with.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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^ I dont care about real life locations, but real life cars!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

[25]

Sixth Generation

.Every console game released starting from Grand Theft Auto III each had its own variety of diverse controversies.^ Grand Theft Auto III (14.5 million) 9.
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^ April - Grand Theft Auto IV has been released!
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^ In previous Grand Theft Auto games the people would try to get their car back, but they wouldn't latch onto the car's door and get dragged on asphalt for 100 yards.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.There were three original console instalments in the sixth generation of video games.^ General interests: Hockey, biking, music, reading, video games, computers, skiing, movies, TV, etc.
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^ General Interests: Sports and Video Games (I am just now realizing that my attraction to gaming has become an addiction.
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^ There's a so-called "black" Boxville, with a corresponding lockup garage, in each of the three main territories of the game.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
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  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

.Some of the controversies stemmed in this generation include extreme violence, hate crimes, and deliberate sexual indulgence.^ "This particular game has been known to include extremely heinous acts of violence, and now it has been uncovered that the game also includes explicit sexual scenes that are inappropriate for our children.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
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  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ Titles in this category may include prolonged scenes of intense violence and/or graphic sexual content and nudity.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
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  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

General Violent Notoriety (Grand Theft Auto III)

.The controversies and complaints began with the maxim of Grand Theft Auto III.^ Grand Theft Auto III (14.5 million) 9.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Rhino cannon shots count for certain ones, as was true in "GTA III." (See the "Rhino Tank FAQ" by Azraelot, aka Mathew Rorie, in the "Grand Theft Auto III" section of the Gamefaqs web site.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ GRAND THEFT AUTO, not Sims: Ghetto-fab!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

.Some controversy can be attributed to publicist Max Clifford, who planted sensational stories in tabloids in order to help sell the game.^ I.15 Video walk-through/people who help with missions/entire games "Done Quick" .
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ Ronin 4,000 to 4,999 Fixer sells narcotics to addicts; someone who makes dubious deals ("fixes" the outcome of a sports game, etc.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
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^ "Rockstar and Take Two tried to spin the story as an attack by hackers who added the mini-games to their product, when the truth was that they were already there.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
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  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

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.There is also criticism from the focus on illegal activities in comparison with traditional "heroic" roles that other games offer.^ Grand_Theft_Auto_%28series%29 There's also a position with no radio station, if you just want to concentrate on the other game sounds.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ If you already own the Skumole Shack and buy the Hyman Condo, there are five other non-asset properties left to buy where you can then save your games.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ What makes this game unlike any other game out there?
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

.The main character can commit a wide variety of crimes and violent acts while dealing with only temporary consequences, including the killing of policemen and military personnel.^ People are gonna start blaming games soon, cuase they don't know who to blame young people commiting violent crimes.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ Enforcer is violent and/or kills for his crime group leader; uses violence or murder, if needed, to ensure deals are carried through for a crime family; a head crusher; a strong-arm man.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

.Opponents of violent video games, such as Hillary Clinton and Julia Boseman, believe that players will try to emulate this behaviour[citation needed], while proponents believe it provides an emotional outlet, as such actions in real life would have serious consequences.^ It's such a good supplement to any major destruction spree Tommy goes on, it should have been a regular part of the game without needing to type in the code.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
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^ Complaints aside, the GTA series is still a blend of surreal gaming tradi- tions, the real world, and humor in a blend I like.
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ I wonder what a game based on the life of Apostle Paul would be like?
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
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Critics have also targeted the exploitative and violent attitude toward women. .Although not encouraged to do so, main character Claude may utilize the services of prostitutes, and then subsequently murder and rob them if the player wishes.^ PM Claude will most likely be the main character in GTA IV because he was the main character in GTA 3.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ When you reload your saved game, look through your outfits, and you should have Claude's outfit (the main character in Grand Theft Auto 3 ).
  • Grand Theft Auto 4, GTA IV, GTA 4 Cheats, Codes, Cheat Codes, Unlockables, Achievements for Xbox 360 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC www.cheatcc.com [Source type: General]

^ This comes after OPM Australia printed the following in their May issue: "Although being able to play through the main game co-operatively with another player has been ruled out, there will be co-operative aspects of the multiplayer mode."
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

.This utilization has been subsequently carried on in every single game in the series and is more graphic in IV.^ Plus I found the pc versions of the GTA series more fun on pc then consoles, looked alot better, and was easy to download new content to the game.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ The goal of GTA IV is to make the city look more populated than anything else people have seen before in a game like this.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ For more about this model, a 9th generation ('92-'96) F series truck, appearing in the time period of the game, '86, see "Yankee."
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

Alleged discrimination against Haiti (Grand Theft Auto: Vice City)

.The sixth game in the series, Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, also came under criticism.^ "Grand Theft Auto: Vice City" copyright 2003 Rockstar Games, Inc.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
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  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough skip to main .

^ Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (17.5 million) 5.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.One mission in particular, in which the player must instigate a gang war between Haitian and Cuban gangs, has been controversial.^ He wants Tommy to drive three Cuban gang members to the battle some of the Cuban and Haitian gang members are having and take the Haitian gang- sters down.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
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^ Avery wants to launch Tommy into the Cuban-Haitian gang fracas.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
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^ The first eight missions will alternate between a rival gang showing up or the cops showing up.
  • Grand Theft Auto IVWalkthrough - IGNFAQs 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC faqs.ign.com [Source type: General]

Haitian and Cuban anti-defamation groups criticized the game.
.Jean-Robert Lafortune of the Haitian American Grassroots Coalition is quoted as saying that "The game shouldn't be designed to destroy human life, it shouldn't be designed to destroy an ethnic group," for this and similar scenarios, including lines in the game's script such as "kill the Haitian dickheads" during an altercation between the player and a Haitian gang.^ Little Haiti Haitian gang members can run fast, carry strong weapons, and can take a little more effort to kill.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
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^ It has the worst endurance of any vehicle in the game and is fast, too, which adds up to using it for a garage trophy if you jack it from the Haitian gang leader in "Two Bit Hit."
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
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  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ Teamplayer (10 points): Kill 5 players who are not in your team, in any ranked multiplayer team game.
  • Grand Theft Auto 4, GTA IV, GTA 4 Cheats, Codes, Cheat Codes, Unlockables, Achievements for Xbox 360 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC www.cheatcc.com [Source type: General]

.After the threat of a lawsuit by the Haitian-American Grassroots Coalition, Rockstar removed the word "Haitians" from this phrase in the game's subtitles.^ Put C:\Program Files\Rockstar Games\Grand Theft Auto Vice City\TEXT\american.gxt in the bar along the top and click "Load."
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]

^ PS2 version of the american.gxt file--dialogue that Rockstar created but didn't use in the final release of the game.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

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(Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas)

.San Andreas contained a sexual minigame that was cut from the game, but remained in the game code, which was discovered in both the console and Windows versions of the game.^ "San Andreas" features playable games similar to the arcade games Gyruss (They Crawled from Uranus), and Defender and Gradius (Go Go Space Monkey) (see XI.d).
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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^ The "Vice City" morphing gimmick, which keeps Tommy on a motorcycle, isn't used in "San Andreas," and certain PS2 codes that have the effect of keeping C.J. on his motorcycle don't do that for the PC version.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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^ Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas June 5, 2005 Version 1WWW Glenster's Glimpse into .oooooo..o d8P' `Y8 Y88bo.

.Dubbed the "Hot Coffee mod", the minigame allowed players to have sex with their in-game girlfriends.^ X.9.a if you use the Hot Coffee mod.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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^ (At this point, my fresh installation of the game, using the v1.01 patch, froze as it did if I had C.J. say "yes" to hot coffee on a date.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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^ X.9.c The Nude Girlfriends mod Psy's mod doesn't require a bunch of .dff and .txd file changes, it just changes which ones the peds.ide file has the game use.

.After the release of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, modders managed to find the unused code in the game and released unofficial patches for the Windows & Xbox (with a modchip) versions and PlayStation 2 version with the use of an Action Replay code enabling the player to engage in these sexual mini-games (dubbed "Hot Coffee" in reference to a euphemism for sex used in the game).^ Grand Theft Auto/Half Life references: .
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ "Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas" copyright 2005 Rockstar Games, Inc.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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^ The PS2 two player mini-games have been dropped for the PC version.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

.These mini-games were left partially intact in the game's code.^ These are the pertinent rating methods and a few of the web pages about the ESRB ratings for games and the Production Code used in movies: .
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ To disable one of the next five codes, type it again (don't save the game af- ter activating one of these codes or you'll have to start a new game to get rid of it?
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ And by making a change to the Hot Coffee mission script (again, not game source code), these nude models are used in the sex games instead of the non-nude models.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

.This prompted application of an AO (Adults Only) ESRB rating to the version of the game containing the leftover code.^ The game was slapped with an adults-only rating and yanked from most stores.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ But besides suggesting that store clerks could do better to restrict the sales of M-rated games, she wondered if the game should be given an AO rating (and cause the sales of the game to plummet).
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ These are the pertinent rating methods and a few of the web pages about the ESRB ratings for games and the Production Code used in movies: Games: http://www.esrb.org/esrbratings_guide.asp M: 17 and older.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

.Take-Two Interactive was forced to re-release the game in order to restore the M (Mature) rating.^ Rockstar Games, Rockstar North, the R* logo, Grand Theft Auto and the Grand Theft Auto logo and A Take-Two Company logo are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ A spokesperson at Take-Two said the cure for that is to uninstall and reinstall the game without the patch, and that Rockstar doesn't plan to put out another patch at this time.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ For technical support, check the support section for the PC "Vice City" at the Take-Two Games web site.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

.A class action lawsuit against Take-Two was also filed as a result of the "Hot Coffee" code.^ P.S.: I'd like to take a few modest steps in the direction of videogame his- tory and reveal the few stills that remain of the scene Rockstar edited out as too hot for Hot Coffee.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ "In violation of the software user agreement, hackers created the 'hot coffee' modification by disassembling and then combining, recompiling and altering the game's source code.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ According to Wikipedia: "In 2006 attorneys brought several class actions al- leging Take-Two committed consumer fraud.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]

[28][29]

Seventh Generation

Continuing on the pattern of the sixth generation games, the seventh generation games were similarly notable for the controversies that surrounded them.

Drunk Driving (Grand Theft Auto IV)

.One of the controversies involved with this game was Mothers Against Drunk Driving's (MADD) criticism of the ability to drink and drive as a new feature.^ Maybe I am the only one but driving games bore me these days.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ I chose to use a .txd file he sent me of his black stripa, with an extracted copy of the stripa.dff file from the game, renamed each of them wfyg1, deleted the original wfyg1 files, and put in the new ones.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ It has lots of useful maps, including ones for specific missions, and pictures and descriptions of all the vehicles, weapons, and other features of the game.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

.MADD had even requested ESRB to change the rating of the game from "M" for ages seventeen and up to "AO," for adults only, because they felt it was inappropriate for children, even at the age of seventeen, to experience drunk driving in any way, shape, or form, including those that were fictional and not physically harmful to anyone.^ Yee tried to get the ESRB to change the rating for "San Andreas" from Mature to Adults Only.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ The game was slapped with an adults-only rating and yanked from most stores.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ In a single player game of fiction, it doesn't even come up.
  • New Game Walkthroughs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City: (pc)FAQ/Walkthrough 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC newgamewalkthroughs.blogspot.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

.If Rockstar were to comply, Grand Theft Auto IV would be the second game in the series to have the rating converted from "M" for those seventeen and older to "AO" for those eighteen and older.^ "Grand Theft Auto: Vice City" copyright 2003 Rockstar Games, Inc.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ April - Grand Theft Auto IV has been released!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ January - GTA IV FAQ - now in Grand Theft Auto series forum.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

[30] .In the final game, drunk driving is a playable event, but protagonist Niko Bellic loudly (and drunkenly) proclaims that it is a "bad idea" and that he "should know better", a level of remorse he does not show when committing theft or murder.^ Favorite Game: Gran Tourismo 1-4 Favorite TV Show: Does the original techtv count?
  • Introduce Yourself (Sticky Topic) [Archive] - GamerCast Network Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamercastnetwork.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ AM Game Informer World Exclusive Preview The protagonist's name is Niko Bellic - an Eastern European immigrant who has come to Liberty City to live the "American Dream."
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ From what we know so far, Niko Bellic looks like he has a dark, mysterious past.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

[31]

Full-frontal nudity

.The Lost and Damned expansion pack was condemned by US parents group Common Sense Media who issued a public warning against the pack's content due to a full-frontal nudity scene during one of the cut scenes.^ Have acceleration (W) pressed during the cut scene to be moving the boat right away.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ The following URLs require "The Lost And Damned" bonus downloadable content: .
  • Grand Theft Auto 4, GTA IV, GTA 4 Cheats, Codes, Cheat Codes, Unlockables, Achievements for Xbox 360 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC www.cheatcc.com [Source type: General]

^ In a cut scene, C.J. and Ran Fa Li sign to be partners with Wu Zi, who attends with Su Xi, in The Four Dragons casino.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]

They claimed the game was "more controversial than its predecessors" because it featured "full frontal male nudity".[32]

Similar games

.Critics sometimes treat the release of Grand Theft Auto III as a revolutionary event in the history of video games, much like the release of Doom nearly a decade earlier.^ April - Grand Theft Auto IV has been released!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ Grand Theft Auto III (14.5 million) 9.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ In previous Grand Theft Auto games the people would try to get their car back, but they wouldn't latch onto the car's door and get dragged on asphalt for 100 yards.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[33] .Subsequent games that follow this formula of driving and shooting have been called Grand Theft Auto clones.^ In previous Grand Theft Auto games the people would try to get their car back, but they wouldn't latch onto the car's door and get dragged on asphalt for 100 yards.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Rockstar Games, Rockstar North, the R* logo, Grand Theft Auto and the Grand Theft Auto logo and A Take-Two Company logo are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (12 million) 14.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Some reviewers even extended this label to the Driver series, even though this series began years before the release of Grand Theft Auto III.^ April - Grand Theft Auto IV has been released!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ And he's starring in a Grand Theft Auto, even if it is as a bad guy.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ Grand Theft Auto III (14.5 million) 9.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[34] .Grand Theft Auto clones are a type of 3D action-adventure game,[35] where players are given the ability to drive any vehicle or fire any weapon as they explore an open world.^ See I.8.b for the vehicles they drive.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ This game is a classic open world crime game.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ If you have a gun, they will open fire.
  • Grand Theft Auto IVWalkthrough - IGNFAQs 16 September 2009 23:33 UTC faqs.ign.com [Source type: General]

[36] These games often incorporate violent and criminal themes. .Notable games that are comparable to Grand Theft Auto are the Saints Row series,[37] The Godfather, The Godfather II, The Getaway, The Getaway: Black Monday, Crackdown, Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven, Mafia II, Wheelman, True Crime: Streets of LA, True Crime: New York City,[38][39] Scarface: The World Is Yours, Gangstar: West Coast Hustle, The Simpsons Hit & Run, and Just Cause which uses the GTA style of gaming.^ The Glenmeister's Grand Andreas Playing the Steinway Grand The Glenman's Gotta Whole Lot o' Auto San Las Los the cosmos co-starring the li'l Dodo Rated just O (for "Oo-oo!"
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ In previous Grand Theft Auto games the people would try to get their car back, but they wouldn't latch onto the car's door and get dragged on asphalt for 100 yards.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Grand Theft Auto: Vice City uses Microsoft DirectX 9.0.
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Guide 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]

[40]

Reception

.Ever since 2001, the Grand Theft Auto series has been a success, both critically and financially.^ GRAND THEFT AUTO, not Sims: Ghetto-fab!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ Airgrab Fugitive, at the GTA Place Forums > Grand Theft Auto Gaming > Stunting, has advice for a few different kinds of airgrabs.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas June 5, 2005 Version 1WWW Glenster's Glimpse into .oooooo..o d8P' `Y8 Y88bo.

.It has generated perfect or near perfect reviews and scores on almost all of the games, and has sold over 70 million copies worldwide, as of March 2008.[41] The Times Online reported that Grand Theft Auto IV, the latest console installment, recorded 609,000 copies in first-day sales, in the UK.[42] In its first week, Grand Theft Auto IV sold approximately 6 million copies worldwide and grossed over $500 million.^ Sunshine Autos makes $4,000 a day.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ Sunshine Autos makes $9,000 a day.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - Vice City (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: Vice City - Glensters Guide to Some of Vice City 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ April - Grand Theft Auto IV has been released!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

[43]
.The series has broken several records, resulting in Guinness World Records awarding the series 10 world records in the Gamer's Edition 2008.^ Roberto was the National League Batting Champion four times, was awarded twelve Gold Gloves, selected National League MVP in 1966, and was chosen as the MVP in the 1971 World Series.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
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  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ SleepyHe4d 29th Apr 2008, 06:10 PM ^ Microsoft Car Simulator X Seriously though, what's up with the handling in this game, any tips?
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.These records include Most Guest Stars in a Video Game Series, Largest Voice Cast in a Video Game (GTA: San Andreas), Largest In-Game Soundtrack (GTA: San Andreas), and Most Successful Entertainment Launch of All Time (GTA IV).^ "San Andreas" features playable games similar to the arcade games Gyruss (They Crawled from Uranus), and Defender and Gradius (Go Go Space Monkey) (see XI.d).
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
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  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ He also kindly helped me out by sending me a copy of his lyrics to "San An- dreas Theme Song" (see II.2) and has the job I particularly envy as the star of the latest GTA. .
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]

^ EP+vehicle In the original versions of "San Andreas": The Pay 'n' Spray behind Come-a-lot, S Las Venturas, isn't on the in-game map.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
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.Guinness World Records also ranked Grand Theft Auto in third place on their list of top 50 console games of all time based on initial impact and lasting legacy.^ In previous Grand Theft Auto games the people would try to get their car back, but they wouldn't latch onto the car's door and get dragged on asphalt for 100 yards.
  • GTAIV thread anyone? [Archive] - BeyondUnreal Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.beyondunreal.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ GRAND THEFT AUTO, not Sims: Ghetto-fab!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ (Planet grand theft auto also discourages it by adding that winning that turf causes Grove Street Family gang members to appear everywhere, and their cars aren't fun to drive at all.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
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  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

[44]

Scores and sales

Game Scores Sales Acquired Label(s) Year
IGN GameSpot
First Era
Grand Theft Auto 6.0[45] 8.0[46] 1 million PS1 Greatest Hits / Platinum 1997
Grand Theft Auto: London, 1969 7.5[47] 5.9[48] N/A None 1999
Grand Theft Auto: London, 1961 5.9 7.5 N/A None
Total Era Sales = 1 million+
Second Era
Grand Theft Auto 2 6.8[49] 6.9[50] 2 million PS1 Greatest Hits 1999
Total Era Sales = 2 million
Third Era
Grand Theft Auto III 9.6[51] 9.6[52] 15 million PS2 Greatest Hits / Platinum 2001
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City 9.7[53] 9.6[54] 17.5 million PS2 Greatest Hits / Platinum 2002
Grand Theft Auto Advance 8.5[55] 6.5[56] 100,000 None 2004
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas 9.9[57] 9.6[58] 22.34 million PS2 Greatest Hits / Platinum, Xbox Platinum Hits
Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories 9.0[59] 8.6[60] 10 million PSP Greatest Hits / Platinum, PS2 Platinum 2005
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories 9.0[61] 8.4[61] 5 million PSP Greatest Hits / Platinum, PS2 Platinum 2006
Total Era Sales = 93.1 million
Fourth Era
Grand Theft Auto IV 10[62] 10[63] 15 million[64] PS3 Greatest Hits / Platinum, Xbox 360 Platinum Hits 2008
Grand Theft Auto IV: The Lost and Damned 9[65] 8.95[66] 323,000+[67] N/A 2009
Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars 9.5[68] 9.5[69] 200,000[70] None
Grand Theft Auto IV: The Ballad of Gay Tony 9.2 9.5 N/A
Grand Theft Auto: Episodes From Liberty City 9.2 9.0 TBA
Total Era Sales so far = 25.4 million+
Total Grand Theft Auto series sales = 120 million+

Future

.Following the release of Grand Theft Auto IV, Rockstar Games has released The Lost and Damned, Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars and Grand Theft Auto: The Ballad of Gay Tony, which was released on 29 October 2009. A PSP & iPhone/iPod Touch version of Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars was released in January 2010, although limited to USA and European buyers only.^ Release date january 2, 2009.
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]

^ "Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas" copyright 2005 Rockstar Games, Inc.
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  • Glen T. Winstein - Glenster's Glimpse 1 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freewebs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - The Free Information Society 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.freeinfosociety.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Glensters Glimpse into San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamerevolution.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

^ January - GTA IV FAQ - now in Grand Theft Auto series forum.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

.After the release of Grand Theft Auto IV, rumours began circulating that the next complete console installment would be released in 2009. However, in January 2009, Rockstar confirmed that this was untrue.^ April - Grand Theft Auto IV has been released!
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ Release date january 2, 2009.
  • Grand Theft Auto - Vice City Walkthrough, FAQ, Hints, Cheats - Cheatbook 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.cheatbook.de [Source type: General]

^ January - GTA IV FAQ - now in Grand Theft Auto series forum.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

[71] .Wedbush Morgan Securities’ video game industry analyst Michael Pachter now believes that the next console installment will be released in 2010. On the 20th episode of GameTrailers' "Bonus Round", Pachter said, “I actually think they already have a story in mind.^ Strauss Zelnick, Chairman of Take-Two, stated, “With Grand Theft Auto IV, Rockstar is setting a new standard for next generation video games.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ They already had to re-release GTA SA cuase of the sex activity that was put into it I think from a mod or something I not sure.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ If the shopkeepers won't keep the Skimmer weenies from the game, Rockstar has to keep that in mind when they read the message boards--some kind of Hot Weenie mod censor.
  • GameFAQs: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PC) FAQ/Walkthrough by glenster 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.gamefaqs.com [Source type: General]
  • Grand Theft Auto GTA - San Andreas v2 (walkthrough) - PC Igre - vesti, opisi, Å¡ifre, screenshots, wallpapers 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC www.pcigre.com [Source type: General]
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  • Grand Theft Auto - San Andreas 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC cheatchannel.4players.de:1033 [Source type: General]

.GTA V is already in the planning stage and no possible release date has been announced yet.^ I would suspect the PC version could be released May-July 2008, if you look at the pattern of previous GTA game release dates.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ Also the original release dates still stand, any demos are yet to be shown on a PS3 (which is weird) and no PC version of the game has been announced.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

^ They already had to re-release GTA SA cuase of the sex activity that was put into it I think from a mod or something I not sure.
  • Grand Theft Auto IV - Discussion Thread [Archive] - Steam Users' Forums 23 September 2009 6:29 UTC forums.steampowered.com [Source type: General]

Soundtracks

Other

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