For those who don’t know, Chinese New Year is just around the corner and we’ll soon be welcoming the Year of the Monkey.Â To help celebrate the festivities, Rockstar Games has discounted its most culturally-related video game,Â GTA: Chinatown Wars, to just $1.99 USD on the Google Play Store – becauseÂ GTA: Chinatown Wars is a prime example of Chinese culture and all /sarcasm. Despite the irony,Â GTA: Chinatown Wars is a very different take on the GTA franchise if you’ve only played the more recent 3D-oriented GTA games -Â GTA: Chinatown Wars readopts the top down perspective that GTA and GTA II used when they first became famous.
GTA: Chinatown Wars was first featured on handheld consoles Sony PSP and Nintendo DS before making its jump to mobile, and although the game is a direct port of the original game, holds up well on mobile devices and features a fascinating story that contrasts with the cultural experiences of GTA’s other games. If you fancy picking upÂ GTA: Chinatown Wars, we’ve got the Play Store link below:
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