- main character's name confirmed as 'Niko Bellic', eastern european immigrant
- no planes
- multiplayer confirmed
- downloadable content (confirmed as being episodic in nature) is EXCLUSIVE to the 360 version
- Liberty City is the only location in the game (excluding episodic content) - basically most of New York and a bit of New Jersey. No extensive countryside or desert areas.
- the game will only load once at start-up, there will be no other loading sequences in the game even when moving to an indoor area.
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