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Score Breakdown Based on 24653 ratings
  1. 10 (11413)
  2. 9 (9934)
  3. 8 (2022)
  4. 7 (552)
  5. 6 (179)
  6. 5 (120)
  7. 4 (66)
  8. 3 (37)
  9. 2 (56)
  10. 1 (274)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • Rating:8.5

    A life of crime.

    Grand Theft Auto III set the gaming world on fire when it came out in late 2001. It was hitherto one of the most violent and mature games ever released while creating an entirely new genre, the sandbox. All these years l... Read Full Review

    12 of 12 users found the following review helpful

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  • Rating:6

    Fun overshadowed by frustration..

    This game was mind-blowing the time it came out. And I can get that. But playing the game now, 10 years later, isn't that awesome anymore. I enjoyed it at times, but there were too many things that frustrated me which pr... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7

    In all honesty everything has been improved in the sequels

    So I picked this game up on PSN when it was on sale for $2.50 and finally got around to playing it this last week and let me just say a few things. When this game first came out in 2001, it must have been revolutionary,... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Grand Theft Auto 3: An Excellent Start to a Great Series

    Where do you start with a game like Grand Theft Auto 3? Do you start with the immense sense of freedom that the game provides you with? Or what about the sheer depth and astounding attention to detail present? How about... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Grand Theft Auto 3: An Excellent Start to a Great Series

    Where do you start with a game like Grand Theft Auto 3? Do you start with the immense sense of freedom that the game provides you with? Or what about the sheer depth and astounding attention to detail present? How about... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Amazing!

    Grand Theft Auto III. What do I think of it? Hmmm... stealing cars, killing cops, killing random people, blowing up my backstabbing girlfriend. This game is freaking AMAZING!Grand Theft Auto III was the first GTA game to... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5

    Not As Great As They Say

    GTA III, a game that was critically acclaimed and beloved by many gamers across the world, well it's 2014 and to be honest it's not near as rich nor as memorable as it was when it was first released. The years have been ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Who says crime doesn't pay?

    It’s really no surprise that open world games have pretty much taken over the game market today. From Red Dead Redemption to Just Cause, to even Batman Arkham City and the upcoming Metal Gear Solid V, most devs try... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8

    Test review

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    1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9

    Bastante recomendable, violento y manejable, con gran variedad de opciones y muy adictivo.

    He de decir que no soy fan de juegos con violencia y gore, sin embargo la maniobrabilidad, la capacidad de tener opciones para el desarrollo de tu juego, loas persecuciones a pie o en vehículo, una gamma de autos, barcos... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    gta ||| is simply one outstanding game,,though with a few drawbacks,,

    first off the visuals,,plays of very well the float of the game feels quite nice with this graphics engine,, sometimes the voice and visuals,,can stutter or sometimes dissapear,,but mostly its just fine,,ur... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful