Rockstar Games will re-release the iconic game L.A. Noire
The classic 2011’s “L.A. Noire” A gritty detective adventure story set in 1940s Los Angeles, The studio rarely makes other games. With occasional exceptions, like “Bully” and “Table Tennis” . As The studio tends to focus on its heaviest hitters. “L.A. Noire is a game which focused more on detective work mixed in with classic rockstar action. Rather than just hijacking cars and shooting at anyone in your way, “L.A. Noire” was about working police cases. While being able to drive around a gorgeously detailed 1940s Los Angeles , The game is really about doing “CSI” style detective work.
This will be available for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One this November, the company announced today. Rockstar will also release its first virtual reality title based on the game, L.A. Noire: The VR Case Files, for HTC Vive. Rockstar Games says all rereleases of “L.A. Noire” will come with the entire original game plus all additional content that was sold separately, but because there’s a horsepower gap between the Xbox One/PlayStation 4 and the Nintendo Switch, the game will have some minor differences on the different systems.
The Switch version:
The Nintendo Switch version of L.A. Noire will include the original game and its downloadable content, plus console-specific features. The Switch release will feature gyroscopic, gesture-based controls and HD rumble, as well as “new wide and over-the-shoulder camera angles, plus contextual touch screen controls for portable detective work,” Rockstar said.
The version for the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One:
L.A. Noire for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One delivers the complete original game and all additional downloadable content with a range of technical enhancements for greater visual fidelity and authenticity, including enhanced lighting and clouds, new cinematic camera angles, high resolution textures and more. Plays natively in 1080p for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One consoles, and stunning 4K for PlayStation 4 Pro and Xbox One X, these versions capture the grit and grime of the City of Angels like never before.”
The developer’s HTC Vive title will include seven self-contained cases from the original L.A. Noire “rebuilt specifically for virtual reality.”L.A. Noire for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, as well as L.A. Noire: The VR Case Files, are slated to arrive Nov. 14.
The original L.A. Noire was released on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in May 2011 to critical acclaim. A Windows PC version was released later that year.