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*Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars (September 24, 2009)
 
*Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars (September 24, 2009)
 
==Game World==
 
==Game World==
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===2D Universe===
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*The [[Yakuza]], a real-life criminal organization based in Japan, is featured in [[Grand Theft Auto 2]].
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*Also in GTA 2, the host of [[Funami FM]] is a Japanese woman named [[Teriyaki-chan]].
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*The place [[Funabashi]] in GTA 2 is in Chiba prefecture.
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===3D Universe===
 
===3D Universe===
The [[Yakuza]] is a real-life criminal organization based in Japan; it also appears in GTA III and GTA Liberty City Stories. Characters such as the [[Shon Kikuchi]] hail from Japan. There are also many Japanese products in the GTA games, such as [[Kakagawa]] appliances, [[Maibatsu Corporation|Maibatsu]] vehicles, and [[A.M. Beer]]. The [[Kuruma]] may be a Japanese car, and 'kuruma' (くるま or 車) means 'car' in Japanese, although it can also be a Middle Eastern car, as Kuruma is Arabic for Pussy. The country capital, Tokyo, is also mentioned in the Liberty Tree article [[Yakuza Operating With Impunity]].
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*The Yakuza also appears in [[Grand Theft Auto III|GTA III]] and [[Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories|GTA Liberty City Stories]]. Its members are all of Japanese origin.
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*The country capital, Tokyo, is mentioned in the [[Liberty Tree]] article [[Yakuza Operating With Impunity]].
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*The [[Kuruma]] is a Japanese car, since it has some visual cues from Japanese sedans and 'kuruma' (くるま or 車) means 'car' in Japanese (Although it might also be a joke on how Kuruma is Arabic for Pussy).
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*There are also many Japanese manufacturers in the [[3D Universe]], such as [[Kakagawa]] appliances and the [[Maibatsu Corporation|Maibatsu]] vehicles (Based in Mitsubishi).
   
 
===HD Universe===
 
===HD Universe===
Japan is also responsible for the creation of the automaker [[Karin]], though no imported JDM models appear, the same information applies to [[Dinka]] and [[Annis]] as well.
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*With the addition of the previously mentioned brands in the [[3D Universe]] which reappear in the [[HD Universe]], Japan is also responsible for the creation of the automakers [[Karin]] (Based off Toyota), [[Dinka]] (Based off Honda), [[Annis]] (Based off Nissan), [[Emperor (manufacturer)|Emperor]] (based off Lexus), [[Fathom]] (Based off Infiniti) and [[Nagasaki]] (Based off Kawasaki).
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*[[A.M. Beer]] is a brand of Japanese beer.
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*[[Shon Kikuchi]] is of Japanese origin.
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*The TV shows [[Princess Robot Bubblegum]] and [[Full Robo Hickey Hurry Mech Battlesuit]] are parodies of Japanese animes.
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*The [[Uptown Riders]], based on the real life Ruff Ryders, mostly ride Japanese bikes.
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*The [[Elegy RH8]] is metaphorically described as having been "''born in the fires of Mt. Fuji''".
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*[[Mark Fostenburg]]'s [[Golf Club|golf clubs]] are made in Japan.
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*[[Nutsaki]] is a Japanese restaurant.
 
[[Category: Countries]]
 
[[Category: Countries]]

Latest revision as of 00:53, July 30, 2014

Japan
日本国 (Japanese)
CapitalTokyo
Official language(s) Japanese
Currency Yen (JPY)

Japan is a country in Eastern Asia. The country uses the CERO rating system to rate all Grand Theft Auto releases, with so far all of the series being rated Z (18+). Japan received Grand Theft Auto releases at a much later time, as it has taken a long time for Rockstar Games to localize them, which is done by Rockstar Japan. The GTA games are published in Japan mainly by Capcom which had released the following games:

CyberFront has released recent GTA games:

  • Grand Theft Auto IV (March 20, 2009)
  • Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars (September 24, 2009)

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2D UniverseEdit

3D UniverseEdit

  • The Yakuza also appears in GTA III and GTA Liberty City Stories. Its members are all of Japanese origin.
  • The country capital, Tokyo, is mentioned in the Liberty Tree article Yakuza Operating With Impunity.
  • The Kuruma is a Japanese car, since it has some visual cues from Japanese sedans and 'kuruma' (くるま or 車) means 'car' in Japanese (Although it might also be a joke on how Kuruma is Arabic for Pussy).
  • There are also many Japanese manufacturers in the 3D Universe, such as Kakagawa appliances and the Maibatsu vehicles (Based in Mitsubishi).

HD UniverseEdit

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