Take a colorful game. Spruce it up with a lot of action. Glaze it with a little blood and a lot of motion. After that, you may wonder what youíd get. Well, itís actually quite simple. If you ended up with something like Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories, then youíre in for a real success.
This is the 4th of the grand Theft Auto franchise. Serving as a delayed prequel to the original game, this particular one has had quite a following even before it was released. In fact, over 4 million pre-orders were made before the release! Now that is an impressive number, even more than what most video games would ever achieve in a lifetime!
In terms of quality, most of the brighter characteristics of the game are actually spin offs of the original hit. Just like it, it has the vital elements of colorful visual display, compelling sound effects, smooth level transitions and a decent story line. The impact of the other games also contributed to the mass anticipation. However, it was Vice City Stories' characteristics that didnít disappoint the world's players.
However, this game is also always compared to the other Grand Theft Auto games. The reactions on this kind of comparison are of a mixed blend. To some, Vice City seems to be so much like the other ones, thus making it lackluster in terms of new discoveries. On the other hand, there are also people who seem to think that this game is a very improved one. Reviewers and professional game critics even agree that it has taken to consideration common reactions and qualms regarding the previous franchises.
The undeniably impressive visual displays and graphics are also so popular, that it helped PS 2 to stay afloat despite the widespread releases of more advanced and modern gaming technologies. It has a flawless graphic character that it outshines even the latest games made for X Box and other advanced competitors.
All in all, this game is a perfect mix. It makes owning a PS 2 unit worthwhile. It challenges both your mind without stressing you out. It also utilizes colorful graphics and brilliant sound effects without compromising the story line and other crucial elements. Whether you are a serious gamer, a wacky player or othersÖ only one thing is certain. Youíll certainly be in for one heck of a gaming treat.
What are you waiting for? Grab a copy now and start playing like you have never played before. Indeed, an out of this world adventure awaits you with every copy. Enjoy it now and experience the ultimate gaming satisfaction. It can only happen with Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories. Donít you ever dare miss it!