GTA III, You Look Different. Faster.

After four years of work, the team behind Liberty City Nights have released a build of their mod which turns Grand Theft Auto III into a very luminous racing game. » 7/20/14 11:00pm 7/20/14 11:00pm

Lazlow Saved Grand Theft Auto's Radio Station Master Recordings from…

Lazlow Jones co-wrote the radio scripts for all the Grand Theft Auto games (save Chinatown Wars, of course) going back to III, and appears as a radio personality in all of the games. He also, evidently, has all of the master copies of the recordings. In his home. Which is on Long Island. Or, well, a barrier island off… » 12/24/12 11:00am 12/24/12 11:00am

Grand Theft Auto V? Ha! Here's GTA III Played to 100% Completion in…

The news that GTA V will be bigger than Red Dead Redemption, San Andreas, and GTA IV combined is impressive. It makes on think back to the vast expanses of GTA III, the game that pioneered huge open-world experiences. People spent weeks on that game, trying to complete every last side quest and find every package. » 11/08/12 9:30pm 11/08/12 9:30pm

Grand Theft Auto III is Being Remade (By Fans), and it Looks Great

Later this week, Grand Theft Auto III is being released on the PlayStation Network. It's going to be hard to get very excited about it when you look how well this little project is coming along. » 7/30/12 7:00am 7/30/12 7:00am

9/11 Changed Grand Theft Auto III, But Only a Tiny Bit

It's long been a subject of fan speculation as to how much Rockstar Games changed Grand Theft Auto III in the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks. In the decade-plus since GTA III came out, rumors have abounded: cut sequences where planes hit buildings, a supposedly removed pair of Twin Towers-style skyscrapers and the… » 1/05/12 2:00pm 1/05/12 2:00pm

You Can Use PC Mods On Grand Theft Auto III's iOS and Android Version

Merry (belated) Christmas, owners of the recently-released Grand Theft Auto III on iOS and Android. That mobile version you bought is actually, in almost every respect, the old PC version of the original, meaning if you can get at its file structure, you can use PC mods on it. » 1/02/12 1:00am 1/02/12 1:00am

GTA III’s Missing Missions, How Claude Got His Look And More You May…

You might be celebrating GTA III's 10th Anniversary by playing it on your iOS or Android device, with that version freshly out today. Rockstar's celebrating in a different way, though. On their official site, the developer's revealing all kinds of trivia and minutiae about the open-world crime game that put them on… » 12/15/11 4:40pm 12/15/11 4:40pm

Grand Theft Auto III on iOS Looks Better Than You Remember

Hot on the heels of the announcement earlier today, Rockstar Games made the 10th anniversary edition of Grand Theft Auto IIIavailable for attendees to play. After about 10 minutes of hands-on time with the game running on an iPad 2, there's no mistaking that GTA III on iOS is a loving port of the game that catapulted… » 10/13/11 5:20pm 10/13/11 5:20pm

Grand Theft Auto III Getting Android and iPhone 4S Versions, Pricey…

Rockstar Games revealed today that it would be honoring Grand Theft Auto III's 10th anniversary with a special edition. Later this fall, it's coming to an array of portable devices for Android, but fewer ones for iOS. » 10/13/11 8:15am 10/13/11 8:15am

Grand Theft Auto Finally Jacks The Mac

Mac owners, get ready to game like it's 2001, as the Grand Theft Auto III trilogy has finally come to Apple computers. Better late than never, right? » 11/12/10 4:40pm 11/12/10 4:40pm

Classic Grand Theft Auto Trilogy Coming To Mac, Says Rockstar

Answering reader mail, Rockstar Games today said it will be bringing Grand Theft Auto III, Vice City and San Andreas to Mac gamers "later this year." » 9/09/10 10:30pm 9/09/10 10:30pm

Monopoly Gets The Grand Theft Auto III Treatment

After years of top-down and isometric views, EA is taking the Monopoly franchise to the streets, transforming it from board game to a "dynamic, living, 3D world." Will this be Monopoly's Grand Theft Auto III? » 5/06/10 11:40am 5/06/10 11:40am

Guru, Rapper Who Portrayed Grand Theft Auto III's 8-Ball, Dies at 43

Keith Elam, a hip-hop artist who performed under the name Guru, died Monday after ending a long battle with cancer. Elam voiced 8-Ball, the demolitions artist with whom the protagonist escapes at the very beginning of Grand Theft Auto III. » 4/20/10 8:30pm 4/20/10 8:30pm