Liberty City landmarks: GTA IV vs Chinatown Wars

See how the handheld Grand Theft Auto stacks up against its full-sized cousin

Above: The DS version replaces the club’s sign with something slightly less crass, but it’s still clearly the same establishment

And, finally, for all their similarities, Chinatown Wars has something that GTA IV doesn’t…

Above: An actual thing at the edge of the map

April 1, 2009

Gaming's most accurate, and most absurd, little Chinas

We put images from the silver screen up against Liberty City's digital recreations

How well does our favorite post apocalyptic wasteland compare to the real Washington D.C.?


After graduating from college in 2000 with a BA in journalism, I worked for five years as a copy editor, page designer and videogame-review columnist at a couple of mid-sized newspapers you've never heard of. My column eventually got me a freelancing gig with GMR magazine, which folded a few months later. I was hired on full-time by GamesRadar in late 2005, and have since been paid actual money to write silly articles about lovable blobs.
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