Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars Player Count and Stats (2023)

Last Updated on: August 10th, 2023

Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars Stats

Grand Theft Auto Chinatown Wars player count Stats and FactsHere are a few of the most interesting Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars facts and stats I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars player count:

1.2 million game units sold worldwide

Last updated November 2013

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Game Description

“Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars” is an action-adventure video game developed by Rockstar Leeds and published by Rockstar Games. It was originally released for the Nintendo DS handheld console in 2009 and later ported to various other platforms, including PSP, iOS, and Android.

Set in the fictional Liberty City, “Chinatown Wars” follows the story of Huang Lee, the spoiled son of a recently murdered Triad boss. Huang’s mission is to deliver an ancient family sword to his uncle and establish his worthiness to lead the Triad family. However, things quickly spiral into a web of violence, betrayal, and power struggles.

The game takes a top-down perspective, returning to the series’ roots, reminiscent of the early GTA titles. Despite its top-down view, “Chinatown Wars” features a visually detailed and vibrant open-world environment, allowing players to explore the city, steal cars, engage in gunfights, and complete various missions.

One of the game’s unique features is its drug dealing mechanic. Players can buy and sell different types of drugs across the city, engaging in side activities that can yield significant profits or lead to dangerous consequences if they draw attention from law enforcement or rival gangs.

“Chinatown Wars” received critical acclaim for its engaging story, innovative gameplay mechanics, and use of the Nintendo DS touch-screen controls. The game’s presentation, humor, and mature content captured the essence of the “Grand Theft Auto” series despite its handheld platform.

Following its success on the Nintendo DS, “Chinatown Wars” was ported to other platforms, broadening its reach to a wider audience. The game’s popularity extended beyond handheld gaming, proving that the “Grand Theft Auto” series could thrive on various platforms.

Overall, “Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars” stands as a unique and well-regarded entry in the series, demonstrating Rockstar’s ability to deliver compelling and entertaining experiences on diverse gaming platforms.

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