American cities are seen as the two sides of society where good and evil exist at the same time. There have been many action games that use the society in American cities to develop the plot and gameplay to convey a specific meaning to the players. One such series of games is called Grand Theft Auto, and it has many different games that use cities in the US. Grand Theft Auto IV is a game with a different storyline and gameplay than previous games in the series. This game will make players become Niko, a Russian guy who dreams of doing the American Dream in a small city.
Grand Theft Auto proud of its environment development, and GTA IV has succeeded in proving it. Because of this, the gameplay of GTA IV is developed in an open-world adventure action style, allowing players to go around and do what they want to entertain or progress the story. Also, this game is story-based gameplay, so players will gradually open up new features and new activities in the city as they continually complete missions. Of course, the game will also focus on developing the plot and its mission system. Quests do not come to the player on their own, but the player must search for them by going to specified locations on the map. The variety of missions will lead to many different activities as well as convey a meaning to the players about American cities.
The protagonist, Niko, is a member of a Mafia gang, so most relationships and jobs belong to the underworld. Players can use whatever vehicles they see along the way and appropriate it for their use. The variety of environments, facilities, and activities is what makes this game stand out. Another exciting thing is the destructive environment of the game; almost any action of the player with the purpose of sabotage will leave a certain mark throughout the city. From there, it shows the changes in the player’s gaming process, as well as emphasizes the environment building ability of developers.
Niko can use a variety of weapons, and the player is not limited to ammunition and weapons. Niko doesn’t mind about weapons ineffectiveness, and players can use weapons to complete missions or play with the police of the city. GTA IV is one of the best action-adventure games, and it is considered as one of the best games on the Playstation 3.