10 years ago, this month, the revolutionary open-world epic Grand Theft Auto III
was released to the world. It's a game that set players loose as a small-time criminal at the bottom of the food chain in Liberty City, a sprawling metropolis where anything can happen – and probably will.
To commemorate the game’s 10th anniversary, Rockstar is proud to announce that Grand Theft Auto III will be coming to select new generation iOS and Android devices later this fall. For the lineup of devices currently confirmed to be supported at launch, check the list below and stay tuned for more devices to be announced:
- Apple iOS Devices: iPad 2, iPhone 4S
- Android Phones: Droid X2, HTC Evo 2, LG Optimus 2X, Motorola Atrix, Samsung Galaxy S2
- Android Tablets: Acer Iconia, Asus Eee Pad, Motorola Xoom, Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1
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Rockstar is also pleased to announce that beginning today, a limited-edition action figure of lead character Claude
, created by renowned collectible manufacturer Sideshow, will be available for pre-order in limited quantities at the Rockstar Warehouse
This fully articulated 1:6 scale action figure of Claude comes dressed in his original attire of cargo pants and a bomber jacket, but can also sport his iconic Liberty City Prison-issued jumpsuit (supplied) and comes equipped with an arsenal of classic weapons from Grand Theft Auto III
including a bat, knife, grenades, pistol, sniper rifle, and assault rifle.
This rare and valuable collector’s item MSRPs for $149.99, but Rockstar Games Social Club members
have the exclusive opportunity to nick one for free. Visit www.rockstargames.com/socialclub/sweepstakes/gtaiiianniversary
and fill out the entry form by this Sunday, October 16th,
for a chance to be one of three lucky winners!
Also, if you’re in the NYC area and heading to New York Comic Con, stop by Rockstar's booth
where mobile versions of the game will be available to play, you can tour an exclusive gallery featuring the game’s signature art, and get even more chances to win special anniversary edition Grand Theft Auto III and Rockstar Games gear!
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