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As hopefully the first in a series of “Rockstar Retrospective” articles, I thought it prudent to start with their first 3D foray, Grand Theft Auto III. Having recently earned the Platinum Trophy on this undoubted classic, I feel in a position to give it a fair and holistic overview. A diminutive eleven years of age on its day of release, it helps that I hold such vivid memories of its initial impact too. With that in mind, there’s plenty about the game that screams of bad design – almost in equal measure to the beautiful details found in every corner of the experience. … [continue reading]