Amid the post-war boom of Hollywood's Golden Age, Cole Phelps is an LAPD detective thrown headfirst into a city drowning in its own success. Corruption is rampant, the drug trade is exploding, and murder rates are at an all-time high. In his fight to climb the ranks and do what's right, Phelps must unravel the truth behind a string of arson attacks, racketeering conspiracies and brutal murders, battling the L.A. underworld and even members of his own department to uncover a secret that could shake the city to its rotten core.
17 May 2011 (USA)
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Many of the cases of the game are representations of real-life crimes which occurred during 1940s Los Angeles. See more
The game is set in 1947, yet there are several vehicles in the game that are '48 or '49 models. See more
The city on the verge of greatness. A new type of city, based not on the man, but on the automobile. The car, symbol of freedom and vitality. Where every man can own his own home and have room to breathe and not be overlooked by his neighbors. A city where a man's home is his castle. A quarter acre of the dream made possible by the victory. A city of opportunists. A city of dreams where Hollywood will shape the thoughts and desires of the entire planet. A city of ...
The questioning options in the PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch versions were changed to "Good Cop", "Bad Cop" and "Accuse" instead of "Truth", "Doubt" and "Lie" from the original. The PS4 and Xbox One versions also got some texture enhancements and new camera modes while on foot. See more
References House of Bamboo
Seems Like Old Times
By John Jacob Loeb
, Carmen Lombardo
Performed by Vaughn Monroe
Published by Bughouse Music (ASCAP), The Flojan Music
Publishing Co. (ASCAP) / Courtesy Columbia Records/
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