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DedValve Aug 20, 12
So can this be classified as a reboot or a spiritual successor to True Crime?
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kik36 Aug 20, 12
quote Ded Valve
So can this be classified as a reboot or a spiritual successor to True Crime?
Think of it as a spiritual successor. Though widely considered a reboot, the map of Hong Kong isn't based on GPS data, and there's no randomly generated crimes that I've seen (so far) like the original titles. SE didn't purchase rights to the True Crime name either, so had to remove it from the title. I'll have the review up later this week.

Edit: I take that back....there are random crimes. I found a couple late last night while wandering around hijacking trucks.
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Aussie Legend Aug 20, 12
Activision must be kicking themselves at this point
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kokushishin Aug 21, 12
Actually it started as "Black Lotus", then it became TC:Hong Kong. Hard to say how close it is to the original idea, but it seems to have turned out well.
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