Wikia

GTA Wiki

Changes: Maibatsu Corporation

Edit

Back to page

(It's called a "portmanteau".)
m (This point is already aforementioned)
Line 71: Line 71:
   
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
*Maibatsu has a very similar spelling to [[wp: daihatsu|Daihatsu Motor Company]].
 
 
*The "Maibatsu Corporation" is likely a nod to the [[The Zaibatsu Corporation|Zaibatsu Corporation]], a massive corporation that plays a large role in [[Grand Theft Auto 2]].
 
*The "Maibatsu Corporation" is likely a nod to the [[The Zaibatsu Corporation|Zaibatsu Corporation]], a massive corporation that plays a large role in [[Grand Theft Auto 2]].
 
*In [[GTA V]], there is a Maibatsu brand logo featured on a [[Sanchez]].
 
*In [[GTA V]], there is a Maibatsu brand logo featured on a [[Sanchez]].

Revision as of 20:21, June 14, 2013

Name-IV-Maibatsu
Logo-IV-Maibatsu

The Maibatsu Corporation is a Japanese automaker that has appeared in every Grand Theft Auto game since Grand Theft Auto III, except for Grand Theft Auto Advance. The name "Maibatsu" is a portmanteau of Daihatsu and Mitsubishi, and is also similar in name to "Zaibatsu" (財閥), a Japanese term for a large conglomerate.

Appearances in games

Vehicles

Vehicles in 3D Universe

Vehicle Style Based On (3D Universe) Notes
Monstrosity SUV/Truck Landstalker (American Version)
Ford F250 regular cab (European Version)
Thunder Compact Unknown Only depicted in advertisements; Not seen on the road
Womb Minivan Unknown Only depicted in advertisements; Not seen on the road

Vehicles in HD Universe

Vehicle Style Based On (HD Universe) Notes
Mule Cabover Box Truck 1994-2004 Isuzu Elf
Sanchez Dirtbike Yamaha YZ450F
Vincent Sedan 1999-2003 Mitsubishi Galant
Maibatsu Sports Coupé Coupe

Trivia

Gallery

AlbanyAnnisBenefactorBFBollokanBravadoBruteBuckinghamCanisChariotChevalClassiqueCoilDeclasseDewbaucheeDinkaDUDEDundrearyEmperorEnusFathomGallivanterGrottiHijakHVYImponteInveteroJacksheepeJobuiltKarinLampadatiLiberty Chop ShopLiberty City CyclesMaibatsu CorporationMammothMTLNagasakiObeyOcelotOverflodPegassiPfisterPrincipeProLapsSchysterShitzuSpeedophileStanleySteel HorseTruffadeÜbermachtVapidWeenyVulcarWestern CompanyWestern Motorcycle CompanyWillardZirconium

Vehicle BrandsCategory:Vehicle BrandsCategory:Vehicles

Around Wikia's network

Random Wiki