By Sumit Passary | Nov 22, 2012 09:55 AM EST
The tenth anniversary version of the popular game Grand Theft Auto (GTA): Vice City will be coming to iOS and Android devices in early December and will be priced at $4.99.
In October, game developer Rockstar Games announced that GTA: nVice City will be coming to mobile devices with high-resolution graphics and several enhancements, which will be unique to the iOS and Android platforms. The upgrade will include updated character models and lighting effects, a fully customizable control layout, and native support for Retina display devices.
Rockstar Games has also listed the compatible iOS and Android devices:
Apple iOS Devices
iPad, iPhone 4, 4S & 5, iPod touch (fourth and fifth generation)
Motorola Razr, Razr Maxx, Razr Maxx HD, Motorola Atrix, Motorola Photon, Motorola Droid Bionic, HTC Rezound, HTC One X, HTC One S, HTC Evo 3D, HTC Sensation, HTC Droid Incredible 2, Samsung Galaxy Nexus, Samsung Nexus S, Samsung Galaxy Note 1 & 2, Samsung S2, Samsung Galaxy R, Sony Xperia Play, Sony Xperia S, P, T & TL, Sony Walkman Z Series Media Player, Samsung Galaxy S2, Samsung Galaxy S3, and Google Nexus 4.
Acer Iconia, Asus Eee Pad Transformer, Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime, LG Optimus Pad, Medion Lifetab, Motorola Xoom, Samsung Galaxy Tab 8.9 / 10.1, Samsung Galaxy Tab 2, Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1, Sony Tablet S, Sony Tablet P, Toshiba Thrive, HTC Flyer, Google Nexus 7, and Google Nexus 10.
"As of right now, the iOS and Android devices listed in today's post are currently the only ones that are fully compatible with the game. As with our previous mobile titles, we're continuing to look at making Vice City compatible with as many additional devices as possible up to and through launch of the game and we'll be sure to let you know when we can confirm any additional devices," said Rockstar Games in its blog.
Rockstar Games also indicated that a new trailer will be released soon in the coming week and limited GTA: Vice City anniversary-themed collectibles will be made available, which gamers can purchase via the Rockstar Warehouse.
GTA fans will start counting days to Dec. 6 when the iOS and Android version of the game can be downloaded.