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Topic # 105445 4-Jul-2012 16:55 Send private message

Am looking for a free to roam game similar to the gta series.

I've played gta, just casue and mafia. Am now looking another similar game.

Any suggestions?

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  Reply # 650761 4-Jul-2012 17:08 Send private message

Red Dead Redemption is made by Rockstar I believe. Quite a good roam free game.

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  Reply # 650776 4-Jul-2012 17:24 Send private message

It might not be in the same genre as the other games suggested, but Far Cry 2 is a fairly "free-to-roam" game.
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  Reply # 650780 4-Jul-2012 17:41 Send private message

try Prototype 1 or 2, and Infamous 1 or 2
Both fairly similar games (basically GTA with super powers), both rated highly.

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  Reply # 650795 4-Jul-2012 17:58 Send private message

I haven't played Saint's Row 3 yet but SR2 was a load of fun and IMO better than GTA IV.




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  Reply # 650828 4-Jul-2012 18:47 Send private message

"Sandbox" games is what your'e looking for..... what platform ? (PS3/PC/Xbox ?)

Red Dead is a great game on the PS3 (had it since release and still play it), Skyrim looks good as well.




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  Reply # 651354 5-Jul-2012 15:03 Send private message

The Saboteur. Basically GTA but set in WWII era France. Got it from Dick Smith during their sale for $10, best value for money game I've ever bought, loads of fun! (NZGameshop.com have the PC version for $21)

Far Drive 2 (Far Cry 2) is pretty good, but you spend a lot of your time just getting from A to B.

Saints Row is good fun, didn't enjoy the 2nd as much as the 1st, I've not tried the 3rd yet. SR4 is on the horizon too.

Read Dead Revolver was a lot of fun, and along those lines Call of Juarez, Red Dead Redemption and Gun were quite fun. Gun was pretty under-rated IMO.

I found GTA4 to be quite dull, had some good bits in it but the story was rubbish.

Just Cause 2 was even more fun than the original.

There's also MMORPG's if you like fetchquests...




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