A'ight a'ight, folks. So I was following up a lead for a possible sequel to L.A Noire, when I came across a website detailing plans for a new game set to be released by the same designer (Brendan McNamara). Apparently, this game is to be titled "The Whore of the Orient" and will cover "one of the great untold stories of the 20th century." Upon further digging, I discovered that "Whore of the Orient" was in fact the historical nickname given to the city of Shanghai during the Imperial era, due to the large amount of crime and undesirable activities taking place there.
So what have we to expect? A game set in China from the same people who produced a cutting edge film noire style game? I think it would be kick ass to have something of the sam…Read more >
So, I know a lot of people think a Single Player DLC about John's past or Ricketts in the Blackwater Massacre would be kick ass ideas for a new campaign. And while I agree that they both sound interesting, I've also come up with my own idea for a possible DLC that R* could try their hand at creating.
It would tell the story of a Chinese immigrant, arriving in America with literally nothing but the clothes on his back, and his experiences in the old west trying to make his fortune while battling racism, exploitation, and trying to fit in to a new and different society. It could begin maybe with him arriving in Blackwater, and getting involved with a Chinese Tong gang who try to get him to work for them. After doing a few missions maybe invol…Read more >
So, this being Red Dead Redemption, there are many ways in which to turn your character from a bum into a wealthy man :) Which is your guy's favorite way to make money in this game? I know for me its probably Liar's Dice, since it's the only gambling activity which I'm really good at.Read more >