Monday, December 3rd, 2012
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First screenshots from Vice City: 10th Anniversary Edition

GTA: Vice City - General News | @ 12:22 PM MDT | By rappo
As we reported earlier, Rockstar Games is celebrating Vice City's 10th anniversary by making the game available for iOS and Android devices. Today, Rockstar released the following screenshots from the game, revealing the control system and modified HUD:


The download will be available this Thursday, December 6th in the iOS App Store and Google Play Store. For a list of compatible devices, visit the Rockstar Newswire.
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Ash_735


Registered: Aug 2004
Posts: 8,194
Whilst impressive, I also see so many things wrong with these screenshots, I've just come off bug testing a few mods and I'm seeing the sloppy mistakes here on Rockstar's own screenshots!
12-03-2012 12:41 PM
Slim Trashman
Sanitation Division


Registered: Oct 2004
Posts: 12,224
All caps Rage Italic for radio station names = UGH.
12-03-2012 03:54 PM
Ash_735


Registered: Aug 2004
Posts: 8,194
That's one of my complaints Slim! A mod project tried that before and got nothing but negative feedback on it, so I encouraged the guys and helped them altere the GXT files to correct it so it would display VCS style, e.g. "Flash FM" instead of "FLASH FM" and it did look a lot better.

So yeah, to see Rockstar making that same mistake, ...it's just, WHAT?
12-03-2012 03:59 PM
bennifer3000
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Registered: Jan 2008
Posts: 250
Hope this gets put on PSN or XBL soon.

I really want to replay it and I'm too cheap to buy a PC controller.
12-04-2012 12:52 AM
J.Orlando
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Registered: Nov 2012
Posts: 60
bennifer3000 wrote:

"I really want to replay it and I'm too cheap to buy a PC controller."

I've played VC with a PC controller. It kinda sucks. The problem, as far as I can tell, is that the "Redefine Controls" page is set up poorly. On the PS2, you could have multiple uses for the same buttons, depending on the context (such as for when you grab a sniper rifle, or when you are in a car, et cetera.) But on PC, you can only set certain buttons to do certain things. And it's easy to end up with "Unbound" controls too. (The same problem plagues SA, but it's LESS of a problem there...)

I just stopped even playing this game on PC, and SA as well. I sort of almost wish that I still owned my old PS2, but on the other hand, maybe it's just time for me to move on, wait for the next gen consoles to come out, or wait for PCs to get good enough to play any game. Or something like that. Anyway, I'm just responding to your specific issue -- and all that I can say is: Save your money!

- J
12-05-2012 12:47 PM
matt__jon
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Registered: Oct 2004
Posts: 83
does anyone know how big the file will be? I only have an 8 gb Touch, not even sure if its new enough, I'll check that later, but I'd still like to have music on it as well
12-05-2012 04:58 PM
Ash_735


Registered: Aug 2004
Posts: 8,194
@matt_jon: It's exactly 1021MB according to iTunes.
12-05-2012 09:28 PM
matt__jon
Registered User

Registered: Oct 2004
Posts: 83
Thanks! I can still fit a decent amount of music on my ipod!!!
12-06-2012 08:06 PM
 

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