X360, PS3 Tuesday, November 27, 2007 | 2:54 PM

Images of Midnight Club L.A.

Images of Midnight Club L.A.

Rockstar releases four new screenshots of Midnight Club L.A., which is supposed to be the second game using the GTA 4 engine. The images are a bit cryptic, but it looks quite good.


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Commented on 2007-11-27 15:06:51
GTA4 engine? Mmmm, wouldnt that engine sacrifice car detail because it is balanced to allow the player to walk around, to have pedestrians... etc in the game GTA4?
Commented on 2007-11-27 15:08:36 In reply to chewbacaattack
Posted by chewbacaattack
GTA4 engine? Mmmm, wouldnt that engine sacrifice car detail because it is balanced to allow the player to walk around, to have pedestrians... etc in the game GTA4?
An engine can be tweaked, you know.
Commented on 2007-11-27 15:12:40
i would rather see GTA4 screens :P

i got confuesed at first, i though this was midtown madness 4
i was like WOO HOOOO
but then i re read it and its that midnight club game :(

bring back midtown madness microsoft!!
Commented on 2007-11-27 15:38:08
OH man midtown madness was awesome :D can remember playing the first one on my PC Aggeeeeeessssssssss ago.

But yeah, who even plays Midnight club? Bring out the GTAIV screens you buggers
Commented on 2007-11-27 17:03:41 In reply to chewbacaattack
Posted by chewbacaattack
GTA4 engine? Mmmm, wouldnt that engine sacrifice car detail because it is balanced to allow the player to walk around, to have pedestrians... etc in the game GTA4?
In the same fashion, Burnout 3 and GTA 3, VC and SA all use the same engine, and look at the HUGE graphical differences there.
Commented on 2007-11-27 17:15:25
why do those screens remind me of TDU? (a REALLY bad thing)

i hope this turns out awesome, and that the realism is upped slightly. i know its an arcade game but with real cars and stuff I think more realistic physics and engine sound should be put in place as they have already done interiors etc
Commented on 2007-11-27 17:39:37
what the hells TDU?
Commented on 2007-11-27 18:13:04
TDU= Test Drive Unlimited

The game looks ok, but they have to fill all of that space with a variety of things to do to keep people interested. Unfortunately, when you open everything from the beginning, you also allow people to play the whole game from the beginning.

It could get boring really fast.
Commented on 2007-11-27 19:37:04
Graphics is impressive....
Commented on 2007-11-27 20:35:03
Lots of people play the Midnight Club series, it's like a open world San Fran Rush (lots of focus on shortcuts, up on buildings and crazy things like that).

But I would still prefer GTA4 screens, GTA4 is my most anticipated game for a while now. I'm certain they will come in time though.
Commented on 2007-11-27 21:39:41
don't knock TDU because its the only game with free rome....
Commented on 2007-11-27 23:21:07
Aston Martin?

ohh baby! James bond style!
Commented on 2007-11-28 00:33:33 In reply to munkieNS
Posted by munkieNS
In the same fashion, Burnout 3 and GTA 3, VC and SA all use the same engine, and look at the HUGE graphical differences there.
What are you on about? Burnout 3 was made by Criterion, GTA3, VC, and SA were made by Rockstar - both using their OWN bespoke engines.
Commented on 2007-11-28 00:44:29 In reply to citizenx
Posted by citizenx
What are you on about? Burnout 3 was made by Criterion, GTA3, VC, and SA were made by Rockstar - both using their OWN bespoke engines.
not sure about the uses of such engines in those games but doesnt the burnout games use renderware, as does black (both by criterion), and real time worlds also used renderware for crackdown.

and wasnt this rockstar engine also used in table tennis

should check out : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RenderWare
Commented on 2007-11-28 01:12:20 In reply to Sheps
Posted by Sheps
But yeah, who even plays Midnight club? Bring out the GTAIV screens you buggers
You best back off, son, Midnight Club is a great series. Have loved every iteration and really can't wait for the new one.
Commented on 2007-11-28 07:34:11 In reply to chewbacaattack
Posted by chewbacaattack
GTA4 engine? Mmmm, wouldnt that engine sacrifice car detail because it is balanced to allow the player to walk around, to have pedestrians... etc in the game GTA4?
I would rather have a new racing game set in a huge living city, GTA style. Than yet ANOTHER PGR clone.
Commented on 2007-11-28 12:48:41 In reply to yourgoodtwin
Posted by yourgoodtwin
You best back off, son, Midnight Club is a great series. Have loved every iteration and really can't wait for the new one.
lol good one!
Commented on 2007-11-28 22:05:17
I hate PGR for the fact its all blocked in courses (not even 2 cars wide in most places)
looks are not everything in a game !

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