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Old 10-13-2011, 07:12 AM
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10 years ago, this month, the revolutionary open-world epic Grand Theft Auto III was released to the world – a game that set players loose as a small-time criminal at the bottom of the food chain in Liberty City, a sprawling metropolis where anything can happen – and probably will.

To commemorate the game’s 10th anniversary, we’re proud to announce that Grand Theft Auto III will be coming to select new generation iOS and Android devices later this fall. For the lineup of supported devices, check the list below:

Apple iOS Devices: iPad 2, iPhone 4S (Single core iOS devices to be supported 'in the future')
Android Phones: Droid X2, HTC Evo 2, LG Optimus 2X, Motorola Atrix, Samsung Galaxy S2
Android Tablets: Acer Iconia, Asus Eee Pad, Motorola Xoom, Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

Source : http://www.rockstargames.com/newswir...n-for-sel.html

Initial Impressions (Kotaku)

Hot on the heels of the announcement earlier today, Rockstar Games made the 10th anniversary edition of Grand Theft Auto IIIavailable for attendees to play. After about 10 minutes of hands-on time with the game running on an iPad 2, there's no mistaking that GTA III on iOS is a loving port of the game that catapulted Rockstar to the top echelon of game developers. The up-rezzed graphics become immediately apparent, with tons more detail on character faces and clothes. What I played of the game runs smoothly, with no hitches or freezes. A little bit of pop-up showed up while driving, but wasn't so egregious as to spoil the experience.

Control-wise, it supports either touch or accelerometer controls and will even support suction cup joysticks that attach to the tablet like the Fling. A virtual circle pad on the left controls movement with buttons on the right for running, jumping and punching. These controls pop in and out depending on context, so when a car pulls up, a car button shows up. Pushing it launches a carjack encounter, which, of course, can become a fight. Once in the car, buttons for brake, accelerator and horn pop up. The left navigation circle pad changes into two arrows for steering, too. It felt like I might like the motion control steering more but that might change with more time with the game.

Overall, Grand Theft Auto III iOS felt very close to the delivery experience by the PS2 a decade ago, except this time it's in the palm of your hand.

Source: http://kotaku.com/5849639/grand-thef...n-you-remember

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Old 10-13-2011, 07:14 AM
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A5 only?!?Are you fu**ing serious?!?? GTA3 was my favourite ever..
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Old 10-13-2011, 07:16 AM
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A5 only?!?Are you fu**ing serious?!?? GTA3 was my favourite ever..
Yep, I guess the older devices just don't have enough power to run the game. I will be purchasing an iPad 2 to play this game.
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Old 10-13-2011, 07:27 AM
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Yep, I guess the older devices just don't have enough power to run the game. I will be purchasing an iPad 2 to play this game.
If I had the money I would do that too!Gta 3 would be so worth it
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Old 10-13-2011, 07:45 AM
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Few days after iP4S premiere, rockstar is announcing gta III for a5 only. This must be some kind of marketing joke. How many games uses the full power of iphone 4?
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Old 10-13-2011, 07:55 AM
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Few days after iP4S premiere, rockstar is announcing gta III for a5 only. This must be some kind of marketing joke. How many games uses the full power of iphone 4?
I agree,they would gain more sales if it were to be on the earlier iOS devices,but Rockstar Studios are a clever gaming studio,the earlier iOS devices just can't handle gta 3,i presume.
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Old 10-13-2011, 07:56 AM
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Few days after iP4S premiere, rockstar is announcing gta III for a5 only. This must be some kind of marketing joke. How many games uses the full power of iphone 4?
Many. Many more actually exceed it and deliver lackluster performance.

Considering that the 4S sold over a million units in pre-order, that there are well over 10 million iPad 2s out there (way more than Nintendo 3DSs), and that GTA3 is a decade old and more than earned out its development costs (and then some) , this move by Rockstar is truly a no brainer.
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Old 10-13-2011, 07:57 AM
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I don't like this feeling of being a generation behind now :/
Hope they bring out an ipad 3 soon - that will be an instant buy for me.
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Old 10-13-2011, 08:05 AM
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What I am also excited about, is that Rockstar will most likely also bring Vice City and San Andreas over if this succeeds. That would be effing awesome.
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Old 10-13-2011, 08:18 AM
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OMG thats so awesome!

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