Rockstar says that its next-gen Midnight Club, set in Los Angeles, is the company's "most ambitious project to date."
Yeah GTA IV looks great, but we can see where Rockstar is coming from: Midnight Club LA houses a very impressive, completely seamless recreation of LA-la-land, full of familiar places and potentially crawling with online racers.
We'd hate to think how the San Diego studio managed to map such a gigantic landmass (and make it look prettier than GTA IV), and our Rockstar spokesman seemed similarly taken back. "The fact that they live two hours away probably helped," he said.
Read all about it in our first Midnight Club eyes-on. "It's just the beginning," Rockstar promises.