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Grand Theft Auto III





Crime does pay. The hugely successful, highly controversial Grand Theft Auto franchise moves into 3 dimensions in the dark and seedy underworld of Liberty City.

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"just gets better and better as players dig deeper into it" - IGN.com

"The perfect gaming experience." - Videogamer.com

Crime does pay. The hugely successful, highly controversial Grand Theft Auto franchise moves into 3 dimensions in the dark and seedy underworld of Liberty City. With the freedom to go anywhere and jack anyone, Grand Theft Auto 3 puts the dark, intriguing and ruthless world of crime at your fingertips, if you have enough guts to take it.

Key Features:

  • Enhanced 3D audio: Environmentally scaled and references from the player’s perspective gives cinematic realism to the gameplay. Create your own customized Liberty City radio station, using the PC version’s built-in mp3 player.

  • State-of-the-art visuals: Utilising the latest in PC hardware, render the city more beautifully than ever in glorious 32 bit color.

  • Skinnable player character: Enabling fans to create and upload their own skin textures. Use a scanned-in photo to play as yourself or let your imagination run wild.

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Rockstar Games
Rockstar North
Adventure, Mac
Rockstar Games
Saturday, October 22, 2005
Digital PC Download
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Minimum Requirements


  • OS: Microsoft® Windows® 2000/XP
  • Processor: Pentium III® 450 MHz CPU
  • Memory: 96 MB RAM
  • Graphics: 16 MB Direct 3D Video Card
  • DirectX Version: Microsoft DirectX® 8.1
  • Hard Drive: 500 MB uncompressed free hard disk space
  • Sound Card:Fully DirectX compatible Sound Card


  • OS: Mac OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.8 or higher
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo Processor or better
  • Memory: 1GB of RAM
  • Hard Disk Space: 1.5GB of free hard disk space
  • Video Card: ATI X1600, NVIDIA 7300GT, Intel X3100 integrated graphics chip, or better
  • Additional: This game will NOT run on PowerPC (G3/G4/G5) based Mac systems (PowerMac)
Recommended Requirements
  • Processor: 700 MHz CPU
  • Memory: 128 MB RAM
  • Graphics: 32 MB Direct3D Video Card

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Driv3r killer

After going bankrupt, the developer of the GTA has returned as Rockstar and made one of the most relevant and revolutionary game of all time - Grand Theft Auto 3. It's one of those games, where graphics, while looking dated by today's standards, it is not ugly as say early 3D/N64 era of games, but it's mostly thanks to how stylized this game is. Funny trivia about this game is that Driv3r publisher wanted developers to rush out the game to release it before this - and they sadly failed and GTA 3 was the first in the genre of... open world grand theft gangster gameplay. Game is pretty long, weapons are fun to use, music can be whatever you want if you don't like what is on the radio, and plot and voice-acting are stellar. Good game, but in my opinion one of the weaker in 3D series, mostly because the series progressed and had gone to do better things with time. For this price it is strongly recommended, because there are tens or even hundreds of hours worth of gameplay.

Old but good

Why you should buy this part of the GTA? I can tell you a number of arguments as to why, but mostly because it is good. And you ask why? A hand full of good missions, on the other hand is easy to play along, and thirdly, this game glitcheket expires in use: D I told approx. 100 hours into the game, but I do not regret it, because you can knock your time with it, you can have fun with it and me on some level it was a game, I buy in a day. I just wish i knew how to fly with the Dodo


if you have a old PC you can have part of the GTA action on your PC this game is awesome GET IT Eeeeh not the best GTA game but certainly not the worst. Epic childhood games that bring back memories.

First real open world game

GTA III is an inovative game, it started the concept of "open worlds" in video games. I love it even more than some of the newer installments of the franchise. It's atmospheric, a little dark and really entertaining. The protagonist rarely speaks - he just goes and does the job. The world is not just open - it changes as you progress through the story. Some parts of the city get unlocked and others get hostile. After you complete a specific mission in Portland a group of local gangsters become your enemies and whenever they see you, the'll do everything they can to kill you. The amount of side activities you can do is enormous for a game from that time. You can easily get lost in its vast universe. I liked the characters, the atmosphere, the plot, basically the "feel" of the game. One of the best experience in video games for me was getting through the last mission in the first part of the city - Portland (after several weeks of trying to complete it) and finally getting to see the Staunton Island. If you have never played this game, I totally recommend it, it's a must play.

Mods Make this AWESOME

Oh boy this game brings back memories. Love the fact that Rockstar did not take out the cheats because there is only two cheats that I care about: pedestrian have weapons and pedestrians attack each other. Makes the game totally chaotic but hella fun. Wish they had some achievements but it's whatever. Oh yeah and thank god for the controller mod. I can not play this with keyboard and mouse controls so thank you for the modder that made it so you can play with full controller support.

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