Originally Posted by zombienm
Isometric view? What does that mean?
That means it's fixed 3D, from a diagonal angle that allows you to see the X, Y and Z axii clearly. These views are usually used for drawing, where the paper (2D, flat plane) can be used to draw out something that looks 3D with 3 axii (Length, Width and Breadth).
I think it works well for adventure games, but GTA? Meh. Sorry, I don't see how an isometric view will turn out well. Hopefully Rockstar Leeds will prove me wrong then.
Wikipedia has a list of video games with Isometric angles, here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Categor...ic_video_games