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[[Image:GtaUsaMap.jpg|300px|right|thumb|Comparison map of Liberty City in GTA III (upper right), Vice City (lower right), and San Andreas (left), all approximately to scale.]]
 
[[Image:GtaUsaMap.jpg|300px|right|thumb|Comparison map of Liberty City in GTA III (upper right), Vice City (lower right), and San Andreas (left), all approximately to scale.]]
'''Cities''' in [[Grand Theft Auto]] games are large population centres. Many GTA games (or levels) contain only one city, but [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas|GTA San Andreas]] and [[Grand Theft Auto IV|GTA IV]] contain multiple.
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'''Cities''', in the [[Grand Theft Auto]] games are large population centres. Many GTA games contain only one city, but [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas|GTA San Andreas]][[Grand Theft Auto IV|GTA IV]] and [[Grand Theft Auto V|GTA V]] contain multiple.
   
 
GTA games are replete with fictional cities, many of which are based on real-life locations:
 
GTA games are replete with fictional cities, many of which are based on real-life locations:
   
*'''[[Liberty City]]''' is based on [[wp:New York City|New York City]] in the [[GTA 1 Era]], [[GTA III Era]] and [[GTA IV Era]]. Liberty City is the most used city so far, but each are slightly rendered in each game and Era.
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*'''[[Liberty City]]''' is based on [[wp:New York City|New York City]] in the [[2D Universe]], [[3D Universe]] and [[HD Universe]]. Liberty City is the most used city so far, but each are slightly rendered in each game and Era.
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*'''[[Davis]] '''is a small city in Los Santos County.
   
*'''[[Alderney]]''' is technically a separate state to [[Liberty City]] in the [[GTA IV Era]], containing '''[[Alderney City]]''' ([[wp:Jersey City|Jersey City]] and [[wp:Newark, New Jersey|Newark]]).
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*'''[[Alderney]]''' is technically a separate state to [[Liberty City]] in the [[HD Universe]], containing '''[[Alderney City]]''' ([[wp:Jersey City|Jersey City]] and [[wp:Newark, New Jersey|Newark]]).
   
 
*'''[[London]]''' is a rendition of the real city in ([[Grand Theft Auto: London, 1969|GTA London 1969]] and [[Grand Theft Auto: London, 1961|GTA London 1961]]).
 
*'''[[London]]''' is a rendition of the real city in ([[Grand Theft Auto: London, 1969|GTA London 1969]] and [[Grand Theft Auto: London, 1961|GTA London 1961]]).
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*'''[[Vice City]]''' is a counterpart to [[wp:Miami, Florida|Miami]] ([[Grand Theft Auto|GTA]], [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City|GTA Vice City]], and [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories|GTA Vice City Stories]]).
 
*'''[[Vice City]]''' is a counterpart to [[wp:Miami, Florida|Miami]] ([[Grand Theft Auto|GTA]], [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City|GTA Vice City]], and [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories|GTA Vice City Stories]]).
   
*'''[[San Andreas]]''' in [[Grand Theft Auto 1|GTA 1]] is based on [[wp:San Francisco|San Francisco]]. '''San Andreas''' in [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas|GTA San Andreas]] is an entire state comprised of three major cities: '''[[Los Santos]]''' ([[wp:Los Angeles, California|Los Angeles]]), '''[[San Fierro]]''' ([[wp:San Francisco, California|San Francisco]]) and '''[[Las Venturas]]''' ([[wp:Las Vegas, Nevada|Las Vegas]]).
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*'''[[San Andreas]]''' in [[Grand Theft Auto 1|GTA 1]] is based on [[wp:San Francisco|San Francisco]]. '''San Andreas''' in [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas|GTA San Andreas]] is an entire state comprised of three major cities: '''[[Los Santos]]''' ([[wp:Los Angeles, California|Los Angeles]]), '''[[San Fierro]]''' ([[wp:San Francisco, California|San Francisco]]) and '''[[Las Venturas]]''' ([[wp:Las Vegas, Nevada|Las Vegas]]). During [[Grand Theft Auto V|GTA V]], San Andreas is also a state, made up of '''[[Los Santos in HD Universe|Los Santos]] '''([[wp:Los Angeles, California|Los Angeles]]) and the incorporated city of '''[[Davis]]''' ([[wp:Compton, California|Compton]]).
   
 
*'''[[Anywhere City]]''' in [[Grand Theft Auto 2|GTA 2]] is not based on any specific city.
 
*'''[[Anywhere City]]''' in [[Grand Theft Auto 2|GTA 2]] is not based on any specific city.
   
*'''[[Carcer City]]''' is most likely [[wp:Detroit|Detroit]] or Philadelphia, and is said to be neighboring Liberty City. Whilst not featured in any game, it is mentioned in [[Grand Theft Auto III|GTA III]], [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas|GTA San Andreas]], [[Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories|GTA Liberty City Stories]], and [[GTA IV]]; and is the setting for [[wp:Manhunt (video game)|Manhunt]].
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*'''[[Carcer City]]''' is most likely [[wp:Detroit|Detroit]] or [[wp:Philadelphia|Philadelphia]], and is said to be neighboring Liberty City. Whilst not featured in any game, it is mentioned in [[Grand Theft Auto III|GTA III]], [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas|GTA San Andreas]], [[Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories|GTA Liberty City Stories]], and [[GTA IV]]; and is the setting for [[wp:Manhunt (video game)|Manhunt]].
 
*'''[[Cottonmouth]]''' in [[Manhunt 2]] is likely based on Tampa, FL and has various references to other GTA Cities.
 
*'''[[Cottonmouth]]''' in [[Manhunt 2]] is likely based on Tampa, FL and has various references to other GTA Cities.
 
*'''[[Bullworth]]''' is the setting for [[Bully]]. Has various references to the GTA Series.One for example, on [[television]] in GTA IV. Situated in New England.
 
*'''[[Bullworth]]''' is the setting for [[Bully]]. Has various references to the GTA Series.One for example, on [[television]] in GTA IV. Situated in New England.
*'''[[Capital City]]''' is a city mentioned in the miles traveled stats of GTA IV. It is possibly based on [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington_DC Washington, D.C.] (United States Capital) or [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albany Albany, NY] (New York's Capital).
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*'''[[Capital City]]''' is a city mentioned in the miles traveled stats of GTA IV. It is possibly based on [[wp:Washington DC|Washington, D.C.]] (United States Capital) or [[wp:Albany, NY|Albany]] (New York's Capital).
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==Trivia==
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*[[Davis]] in GTA V is the smallest city in any GTA game.
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==Also see==
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*[[Maps]]
 
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Latest revision as of 20:20, March 18, 2014

GtaUsaMap
Comparison map of Liberty City in GTA III (upper right), Vice City (lower right), and San Andreas (left), all approximately to scale.

Cities, in the Grand Theft Auto games are large population centres. Many GTA games contain only one city, but GTA San AndreasGTA IV and GTA V contain multiple.

GTA games are replete with fictional cities, many of which are based on real-life locations:

TriviaEdit

  • Davis in GTA V is the smallest city in any GTA game.

Also seeEdit

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