Chapter 8. The Best Action Console Game: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

  1. Alan McKee
  1. John Banks

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690994.ch8

Beautiful Things in Popular Culture

Beautiful Things in Popular Culture

How to Cite

Banks, J. (2007) The Best Action Console Game: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, in Beautiful Things in Popular Culture (ed A. McKee), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Ames, Iowa, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470690994.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405131902

Online ISBN: 9780470690994

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Keywords:

  • videogames;
  • interface design;
  • action console game;
  • play station controller;
  • adult gamers

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Just What Is It About Grand Theft Auto?

  • Narrative Meets Free-Form Play

  • There's Just So Much to Do in San Andreas

  • Opportunities to Create those Memorable Gaming Moments