Rockstar studio has made a lot of great games, with GTA Series being the #1 among open world RPG series ever created. Of the games in the series, GTA 4 has the highest score on Metacritic, at 98. This makes it the third highest rated game ever, behind only Ocarina of Time and Tony. Hawk 2.
Unlike other games, GTA 4 has two story extensions for gamers that build on the original story. The events of the original story and the two expansions are set to link together. The Ballad of Gay Tony follows Luis Fernando Lopez and his best friend Anthony “Gay Tony” Prince. GTA 4’s main storyline focuses on Luis’s efforts to help Tony overcome various problems, including drugs, debt, disputes with Mafia crime families, and life struggles. of both.
The Lost and Damned continues the feats of Johnny Klebitz. The main plot focuses on Johnny’s efforts to keep his plan going while dealing with internal conflicts, drug dealing, gang wars, and various enemies.
The police in GTA 4 have much better AI than other games in the series, although not as continuous as in GTA 5, this contributes to bringing drama and appeal to gamers. The chases have also become more amazing and the possibility of players getting injured also makes the clashes and confrontations extremely attractive.
GTA 4 is the last GTA game to feature a single protagonist instead of multiple characters. It received critical acclaim for having a long, complex storyline that didn’t puzzle gamers. The story follows Niko Bellic’s frantic revenge from a dark and gloomy perspective. The ending of GTA 4 is also very emotional for the protagonist – giving in to revenge or forgiveness. The ending is perfectly presented to make players feel that their choices mattered.
The cars of GTA 4 are much heavier than those of GTA 5. Therefore, driving in GTA 4 becomes a lot more immersive, making the player feel like they are actually controlling a car, not a car. just gliding on the road.
More realistic physics also makes car crashes in GTA 4 much more impactful. If you miss a turn, you cannot apply the brake, stop immediately and quickly reposition. You have to consider the weight of the vehicle you are in and the inertia your acceleration has created, which gives a sense of excitement and realism to every chase. That’s why GTA 4 is so critically acclaimed.