Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories is a continuation of Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories. This game is the first of Grand Theft Auto: Vice City. It was available for PlayStation Portable (PSP) on October 31, 2006 (for North America) and November 2006 (for Europe and Australasia). The PlayStation 2 version was released half a year later.
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories still brings exciting adventure and action challenges like previous versions. This game takes place in Vice City (a city similar to Miami, Florida). Players will participate in missions to explore the underworld in the city, and they will face with many dangerous mafia gangs. Besides destroying the mafia gangs, players can also build a criminal empire and become a Godfather after taking over the the old gangs’s business.
In the game, you will explore the challenges from a third perspective. You will move to many different areas in the city freely. With familiar gameplay, players will discover two mission modes, including plot-based and additional challenges. With the story-based challenge system, players will have to perform many different tasks in a certain sequence. Each mission will take you to different areas.
Great open world
In particular, every area is controlled by mafia gangs, and you will face many dangerous enemies. Besides, the difficulty will increase gradually with each stage. The basic tasks that you are exploring include transporting goods, talking to NPCs … The complex tasks will require you to assassinate the enemy or attack the mafia’s base. In contrast to the storyline challenges, the side quests are more comfortable. It allows you to explore many casual jobs to make money. Players can do many simple jobs such as taxi drivers, pizza delivery, and many other ones.
In addition to completing the challenges, players have to accumulate many bonuses to protect themselves. The prize money will be used continuously with an important purpose, maintaining a stable life. You can use the bonus to buy weapons, cars, houses, and clothes. Besides, players can also bribe the police or health workers to lower the penalty to be incurred after each detention (Busty and Wazed).