Genre: Open world / Free-roaming / Sandbox action and driving

Group Description

This group includes games set in vast, predominantly urban environments, in which the activities of the player character alternate between driving cars or other vehicles, and participating in action sequences (e.g. shooting or hand-to-hand combat). Popularized by Grand Theft Auto series, these games are sometimes referred to as GTA clones.

Notes:
  • The exact percentage of driving and action gameplay may vary greatly from game to game. In order to be admitted to this group, the game in question must have both gameplay styles prominently featured.
  • "Sandbox" is a relative term; what is meant here is that the player can deviate from the prescribed route when driving (though he may be confined to narrow locations during action sequences), i.e. the driving is not restricted by levels/stages.
  • Games in this group do not have to feature gangster protagonists. Some of these games (e.g. True Crime) actually deal with law enforcement.

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Game Titlesorted in descending orderYearPlatformPublisherUser Score
Saints Row 2 (Collector's Edition)2008PlayStation 3, Xbox 360THQ Inc....
Grand Theft Auto IV (Special Edition)2008PlayStation 3, Xbox 360Rockstar Games, Inc.3.33
Grand Theft Auto IV2008PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360Rockstar Games, Inc.3.83
The Incredible Hulk2008PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, Wii, Windows, Xbox 360SEGA of America, Inc.3.43
Grand Theft Auto: Collection2008WindowsRockstar Games, Inc.3.40
Mercenaries 2: World in Flames2008PlayStation 2Electronic Arts, Inc.2.51
Mercenaries 2: World in Flames2008PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360Electronic Arts, Inc.3.26
Saints Row 22008PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360THQ Inc.3.92
Car Jack Streets2008iPhone, J2ME, Nintendo DSi, PlayStation 3, PSPTag Games Limited...
Xenus II: White Gold2008WindowsGame Factory Interactive Ltd.3.12
Crackdown2007Xbox 360Microsoft Game Studios3.71
CarJacker: Hotwired and Gone!2006WindowsIncaGold plc...
The Godfather: The Game2006PlayStation 2, Windows, Xbox, Xbox 360Electronic Arts, Inc.3.16
Driver: Parallel Lines2006PlayStation 2, Wii, Windows, XboxAtari, Inc.3.40
Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories2006PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PSPRockstar Games, Inc.3.91
The Godfather (Limited Edition)2006PlayStation 2, XboxElectronic Arts, Inc.2.50
Saints Row2006Xbox 360THQ Inc.3.63
Scarface: The World is Yours (Collector's Edition)2006PlayStation 2Vivendi Universal Games, Inc....
Just Cause2006PlayStation 2, Windows, Xbox, Xbox 360Eidos, Inc.2.95
Scarface: The World Is Yours2006PlayStation 2, Wii, Windows, XboxSierra Entertainment, Inc.3.84
True Crime: New York City2005GameCube, PlayStation 2, Windows, XboxActivision Publishing, Inc.3.62
True Crime: New York City (Collector's Edition)2005XboxActivision Publishing, Inc....
Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy2005PlayStation 2, PlayStation 4, Windows, XboxRockstar Games, Inc.3.56
Gun2005GameCube, PlayStation 2, Windows, Xbox, Xbox 360Activision Publishing, Inc.3.65
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas - Special Edition2005PlayStation 2Rockstar Games, Inc.3.78
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Selected Covers

Driver: Parallel Lines PlayStation 2 Front Cover
Front cover for Driver: Parallel Lines
The Godfather: The Game Windows Front Cover
Front cover for The Godfather: The Game

Selected Screenshots

Main menu
Screenshot from Driver: Parallel Lines
Main Menu
Screenshot from The Godfather: The Game
Main title screen
Screenshot from Gun
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