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Alex Schuh Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Promotion of Violence or Fantasy Outlet Alex Schuh Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Promotion of Violence or Fantasy Outlet

Alex Schuh Brief GTA History • Developed by Rockstar North then DMA Design – Alex Schuh Brief GTA History • Developed by Rockstar North then DMA Design – First GTA game released in 1997 for Play. Station and PC • Series is comprised of 3 games with a fourth in the making – GTA 3 has 5 subset games including San Andreas

Alex Schuh Basic Plot of GTA: SA • Play as CJ – Play through Alex Schuh Basic Plot of GTA: SA • Play as CJ – Play through missions to re-establish families power – Open ended play • Do what you want when you want • Have to play through missions to unlock map – Take out former gang members who try to start their own gang

Alex Schuh Plot (cont. ) • Turf Wars – Each gang has a turf Alex Schuh Plot (cont. ) • Turf Wars – Each gang has a turf that can be fought for and won • Turf can change constantly • Side Missions – Increase skills or force an increase in skills – Add to replay value

Alex Schuh Sinner or Saint? • Breaks laws to do good (vigilante) – Fights Alex Schuh Sinner or Saint? • Breaks laws to do good (vigilante) – Fights against drugs – Fights crooked cops – Wants to rebuild neighborhood • Can be arrested – 6 stars and you have to deal with the army!!

Alex Schuh Gangsta or Gangster? • Creates stereotypical facade – Slang, homies, drugs, bouncing Alex Schuh Gangsta or Gangster? • Creates stereotypical facade – Slang, homies, drugs, bouncing cars, hoes, etc. • Expected to live like a “hood” – Unlawful actions boost respect – Fellow gang members are unorganized • Some other gangs use strategy

Alex Schuh More on the Thug life • Demeans women – Girlfriends can be Alex Schuh More on the Thug life • Demeans women – Girlfriends can be treated badly – Option to become a pimp • Theft is required – Steal cars to get around • Clothing – Wear the items that get the most respect and have most sex appeal

Alex Schuh Why is it fun? • Allows gamer to do things they can't Alex Schuh Why is it fun? • Allows gamer to do things they can't in real world – Like superhero games • Freedom – Can do whatever you want(with the help of cheats) • No consequences. . .

Alex Schuh Or are there? • Can the game have an effect in the Alex Schuh Or are there? • Can the game have an effect in the real world? – Desire to steal a car, rob somebody, or even kill • GTA has real world possibilities – Superhero games don't

Alex Schuh Personal Choice • Consumers choose to purchase this game(and others like it) Alex Schuh Personal Choice • Consumers choose to purchase this game(and others like it) • There is no proof that it causes violence • Could argue that it an effective way to funnel antisocial behavior – Steal cars in game world, instead of in real world

Alex Schuh Controversy • Since the release of the original, GTA has been a Alex Schuh Controversy • Since the release of the original, GTA has been a constant in the talks of video game violence • GTA: SA was actually recalled for a short period of time • Has had negative effect on Rockstar North

Alex Schuh Controversy (cont. ) • Rockstar North now has reputation for releasing violent, Alex Schuh Controversy (cont. ) • Rockstar North now has reputation for releasing violent, antisocial games – Example : Bully • GTA ranks in the top of most violent games along with Mortal Kombat and Doom

Alex Schuh Coffee Anyone? • Google “Hot Coffee” • Was part of original program Alex Schuh Coffee Anyone? • Google “Hot Coffee” • Was part of original program – Removed when released but remained in code • Allowed users to hack game and see sexually explicit content – I. E. CJ getting it on with a lady friend

Alex Schuh More Hot Coffee • This “mod” has caused the most controversy in Alex Schuh More Hot Coffee • This “mod” has caused the most controversy in any GTA to date – GTA: SA was pulled of shelves and re-rated A. O. , the first in the series to receive that rating • The game was later re-released with the hot coffee mod taken out

Alex Schuh What can be better? • A way to change the ending based Alex Schuh What can be better? • A way to change the ending based on actions in the game • Less stereotyping • Legal ways to accomplish goals – Ability to do everything illegally • Steal clothes instead of having to buy them • Mug people on the streets

Alex Schuh Conclusion • San Andreas was a great step towards open ended gaming Alex Schuh Conclusion • San Andreas was a great step towards open ended gaming – It allows the “other” side of the “law” to be explored • Took a chance by being controversial • Created new possibilities in gaming

Alex Schuh Sources • http: //en. wikipedia. org/wiki/Grand_Theft_ Auto_%28 series%29 • http: //www. google. Alex Schuh Sources • http: //en. wikipedia. org/wiki/Grand_Theft_ Auto_%28 series%29 • http: //www. google. com/search? hl=en&ie =ISO-8859 -1&q=hot+coffee • http: //www. rockstargames. com/sanandre as/ • a