Articles tagged grand theft auto

Some Worlds Are Best Seen From Outside Your Own Eyes

I don't have a problem if you want to play Grand Theft Auto from a first person perspective. Knock yourself out. But I won't be doing so anytime soon.

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Danger, Romance, Adventure and the Health Bar, or How I Learned to Love the HUD

In the game world, we can't feel the pain of taking a bullet or check our wallet to see what's in it. There just isn't a button for that.

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Jack Thompson has finally ticked off enough people to get disbarred. The final step on the way to that disbarment was just kind of sad.

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29 May 2008 // 10:00 PM

Grand Theft Auto IV

The insane brilliance on display is exemplified in the microcosm of the in-game television.

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Grand Theft Auto IV

Niko is very interested throughout the game in killing for the sake of revenge but, perhaps, even more so for the opportunity of wiping out his own past and eradicating his previous life.

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9 May 2008 // 5:06 AM

Grand Theft Auto car-jacks pop culture

Grand Theft Auto IV car-jacked pop culture this week. The controversial and coveted video game sold about six million units in the XBox 360 and PlayStation 3

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The parallels between those taking sides in the battle over the merit of Grand Theft Auto and the battle over the merit of blogs as journalistic devices are striking.

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30 Apr 2008 // 12:25 PM

The latest “Grand Theft Auto” videogame crashes into stores this week with all of the controversy of its predecessors in hot pursuit. The series is

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Yesterday, Rockstar Games announced the Rockstar Social Club, which sounds like a good idea despite the fact that there's nothing "social", really, about it.

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Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

The 'violence' seemingly promoted by this GTA is less a violence to be feared for its realism, and one more committed against the dirty realism of history itself.

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Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories

Occurring three years prior to GTA III, Liberty City Stories gives players the same sort of criminal storyline and felonious side missions of other GTA games.

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Anderson East Ignites a Fire at Mercury Lounge

// Notes from the Road

"Hot off the release of his album Delilah Anderson East's performance was full of vim and vigor.

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