GTA:IV multiplayer modes revealed

deftangel - Hot stuff!
deftangel
Since 4963 Days
Here is the list of multiplayer modes for GTA:IV which was in PSM3 magazine. I can promise you this isn't an April Fool ;)

http://www.next-gen.biz/index.php?option=com_conte...
Hangman's Noose
Car Jack City
Bomb da Base
Bomb da Base II
Mafia Work
Team Mafia Work
Deathmatch
Team Deathmatch
Turf War
Cops N Crooks
Race
GTA Race
Deal Breaker
Free Roam
If you see this list elsewhere on line, you might see the number 16 players mentioned...please bear in mind that won't be for every mode.

Really really can't say any more save that you should consider buying this game as it delivers ;)
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XBL/PSN: deftangel. Views are my own and not representative of my employers. Boulets aren't the end of the world, you will get over them! Reading and constructive discussion classes are available, enquire via PM :)

FireWire - IEEE 1394
FireWire
Since 5095 Days
This site got more "info" if any of you is interested:

http://www.gta4.net/news/index.php
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"Let me explain something to you. Um, I am not "Mr. Lebowski". You're Mr. Lebowski. I'm the Dude. So that's what you call me. You know, that or, uh, His Dudeness, or uh, Duder, or El Duderino if you're not into the whole brevity thing. "

Bingham67
Since 4712 Days
Deftangel pleaseeeee reveal more about free roam :)

Cant wait for this game been reading previews when come out sounds amazing so hyped for this game like every GTA really.
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LEBATO - IS WRONG
LEBATO
Since 5217 Days
Posted by Bingham67
Deftangel pleaseeeee reveal more about free roam :)
Free roam is a mode where you can free roam.....and well........you pretty much roam around, freely.....it doesn't cost you anything. Like, you don't pay. Free roam.

It is a little like Verizon's free roaming, you don't pay. For example, if someone tells you, "you can roam around" but that's it, there might be a catch 22 there. But this is FREE roam.

Here's the scientific formula: Free + Roam = Free Roaming
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Mods, stop changing my SIG! I'm going to end up banning you!

KORNdog
KORNdog
Since 4499 Days
Posted by LEBATO
Free roam is a mode where you can free roam.....and well........you pretty much roam around, freely.....it doesn't cost you anything. Like, you don't pay. Free roam.

It is a little like Verizon's free roaming, you don't pay. For example, if someone tells you, "you can roam around" but that's it, there might be a catch 22 there. But this is FREE roam.

Here's the scientific formula: Free + Roam = Free Roaming
fail at humour...lol

anyway. i've heard freeroam could be just a glorified chat room, where your free to just blow shit up and couse mayhem in the full city. if its ANYTHING like that, then thats sweet as. i do kinda wish there was a co-op mode. thats pretty much the only exclusive DLC rockstar could offer for the 360 that would make me buy it. expansion packs dont interest me in the slightest.
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Bingham67
Since 4712 Days
Posted by LEBATO
Free roam is a mode where you can free roam.....and well........you pretty much roam around, freely.....it doesn't cost you anything. Like, you don't pay. Free roam.

It is a little like Verizon's free roaming, you don't pay. For example, if someone tells you, "you can roam around" but that's it, there might be a catch 22 there. But this is FREE roam.

Here's the scientific formula: Free + Roam = Free Roaming
lol :P

Anyway im looking at what are you restricted to in this feature ie is there Co Op are you restricted to one part of map etc etc.

I have heard some mixed things not all is explained very well like i heard you can share a car and drive around with friend but nought else was said giving me the opinion some kind of Co Op is in.
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Sheps
Sheps
Since 5036 Days
Posted by KORNdog
fail at humour...lol
Agreed that was absolutely horrible, horrific even.

Anyway, so if its multiplayer that means that you can play as different characters?? Maybe even a create a character section??? Doubt it, but you never know, i had a dream that you could play as any player you wanted just last night, how sad was that, anyway, it got me thinking, what if you can actually create your own character just rockstar haven't told us so, like Mass Effect with the generic Shepherd (niko) and then you customize your own character.

Would be nice, but very unlikely
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UFC 2009, Its going to be the best game ever.

Anyone that calls themselves a "Hardcore Gamer" seriously needs to reevaluate their lives.

LEBATO - IS WRONG
LEBATO
Since 5217 Days
I can't believe you guys didn't like my joke, I spent a week looking for just the right time to post that. I was honestly expecting everyone to tell me I should be a comedian.
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Mods, stop changing my SIG! I'm going to end up banning you!

KORNdog
KORNdog
Since 4499 Days
Posted by LEBATO
I can't believe you guys didn't like my joke, I spent a week looking for just the right time to post that. I was honestly expecting everyone to tell me I should be a comedian.
fail at sarcasm...lol
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alimokrane
alimokrane
Since 5025 Days
Posted by LEBATO
I can't believe you guys didn't like my joke, I spent a week looking for just the right time to post that. I was honestly expecting everyone to tell me I should be a comedian.
Srry but that was one hell of an UN-funny joke :P
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Phaethon360
Since 4941 Days



Sounds awesome.
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Hey, I'm just like you. I put my pants on one leg at a - dammit, I knew I forgot something today.

rob230
rob230
Since 4504 Days
Hope they have the 'Capture the Limo (CTF)' mode like they had in the PSP version, that was such a laugh
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dcdelgado
dcdelgado
Since 4955 Days
1000 free live points and a £130 voucher booklet, if you pre order GTA iv in the UK!!

http://www.hmv.co.uk/hmvweb/navigate.do?ctx=1000;-...
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rob230
rob230
Since 4504 Days
Looks like the Maps have been leaked
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Scarface
Scarface
Since 5081 Days
right here if anyone's interested... (PS3 controller layout included)

http://kotaku.com/photogallery/gta4map/1001027066?...
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rob230
rob230
Since 4504 Days
lol sorry forgot the link :D thanks Scar
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Scarface
Scarface
Since 5081 Days
no problem, (better link added).

haven't read many previews so bit of a shock to see no manual aim assigned to the right stick (unless zoomed). crackdown had the best use of auto/manual aim IMO.

EDIT: on closer inspection... it says on R2, free aim (half hold). never seen that used before. EDIT 2: yeah i have. MGS2
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rob230
rob230
Since 4504 Days
Might be tricky for those with 'lead' fingers, but I think it'll become second nature... I'm liking the car controls being on the triggers, that's become quite the norm these days
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Sheps
Sheps
Since 5036 Days
I think saints row had the free aim down to a tee imo, and thats comming from someone who never plays a FPS on consoles because i think its dumb and can't even imagine to describe my strife with aiming with a controller
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UFC 2009, Its going to be the best game ever.

Anyone that calls themselves a "Hardcore Gamer" seriously needs to reevaluate their lives.

TheBeagle
TheBeagle
Since 4700 Days
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Strange memories on this nervous night in Las Vegas. Has it been five years? Six? It seems like a lifetime.

Sheps
Sheps
Since 5036 Days
:D godamnit i gotta be up early for work, but screw it!

Whats the chances that there servers cant handle the stress? i predict slow ass steams for all
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UFC 2009, Its going to be the best game ever.

Anyone that calls themselves a "Hardcore Gamer" seriously needs to reevaluate their lives.

FireWire - IEEE 1394
FireWire
Since 5095 Days
http://www.gta4.net

"To coincide with the release of GTA IV, Rockstar will be launching a brand new website called the Rockstar Social Club. Registration for the club opens up on April 15th (mmm, tax day here in the US..), and it will apparently feature all kinds of multiplayer leader boards and stat tracking.
Rockstar Social Club

On top of the standard multiplayer ranking stuff, a press release sent out by Rockstar lists the following features.

* LCPD Police Blotter - A virtual map and tracker of single-player criminal activity logged in Liberty City from the aggregated data of millions of connected players - showing the most dangerous areas of town, most commonly used weapons and more.

* The Story Gang - This special single-player leaderboard recognizes players who complete Niko Bellic's main story arc of Grand Theft Auto IV - The leaderboard ranks players according to the total amount of playing time it's taken to complete the story, as well as a historical rank by who has completed it first. Members of this club will receive special online widgets and merit badges marking all of their in-game accomplishments.

* The 100% Club - Watch to see who will be the first to complete 100% of the game. The first ten people to be identified on the Social Club as reaching 100% will be sent an ultra-rare commemorative 'key to the city' to mark their accomplishment. In the future, the 100% Club will then carry a historical leaderboard showing rankings of who has completed 100% of a game in the shortest span of playing hours.

* The Hall of Fame -- This area will dynamically recognize those singularly elite players who have reached the top of the hill on various statistical leaderboards, and will also contain a personal awards display of special in-game landmarks and successes in Social Club competitions.

* The Liberty City Marathon -- A ranking of special physical milestones achieved in the game - from the amount of miles walked, driven, or swam - to the number of bullets fired and stunt-jumps jumped. There will be additional special marathon-based competitions in the future from this area as well."
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Sheps
Sheps
Since 5036 Days
New trailer is up
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UFC 2009, Its going to be the best game ever.

Anyone that calls themselves a "Hardcore Gamer" seriously needs to reevaluate their lives.

FireWire - IEEE 1394
FireWire
Since 5095 Days
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"Let me explain something to you. Um, I am not "Mr. Lebowski". You're Mr. Lebowski. I'm the Dude. So that's what you call me. You know, that or, uh, His Dudeness, or uh, Duder, or El Duderino if you're not into the whole brevity thing. "

TheBeagle
TheBeagle
Since 4700 Days
Good god Rockstar.
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