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 animation for characters entering cars shows that they are putting on 3-point seat belts. Lap style seat belts were not even offered as options in cars until 1949 and 3-point seat belts were patented in 1955; the game takes place in 1947. See more
I'm tired of your shtick, Morgan. Spill it or we take you out in the alley and we knock it out of you!
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 The Woman in the Window
Maybe I Should Change My Ways
By Duke Ellington
(as Edward Kennedy Ellington), John La Touche
(as John Latouche)
Performed by Duke Ellington
Published by Chappell-Co. Inc. (ASCAP), Sony/ATV
Tunes LLC (ASCAP)
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