GTA: San Andreas - first shots!

E3 2004: Looks like you'll be riding 'round town, on ya low rider bicycle

It's a direct reflection of GTA's massive impact that the release of three screenshots can shoot it straight to the top of the E3 agenda, despite the fact that it's not actually due to be on the show floor.

The shots confirm a Latino slant, and suggest at least two new gameplay wrinkles - drive-by shootings (perhaps in an on-line gang co-op? We can dream), and stupid little bicycles.

More reaction and analysis as it breaks