Editors Liked

  • Beautiful graphics
  • Promise of mods and DLC
  • Same fantastic game in new packaging
  • Offers 32 player MP support
  • Custom in-game music via Independence FM
  • Video Editor now allows you to capture and share gameplay footage
  • Superb character driven story
  • Liberty City feels alive
  • Multiplayer modes that let 32 players go wild across the entire city
  • Genuinely funny radio and TV shows, comedy acts, and character dialogue
  • Amazing writing
  • Incredibly detailed world

Editors Didn't Like

  • Demanding system requirements
  • Technical issues
  • Poor control scheme
  • Poor port
  • Occasional problems with friendly AI
  • Some minor visual quirks
  • Windows Live account needed to save progress
  • Mouse and keyboard controls aren't nearly as good as Xbox 360 controller
  • Not for the easily offended