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L.A. Noire Details One of the LAPD's People of Interest

When boxer Albert Hammond goes missing after he wins a match he was supposed to lose, the LAPD and Cole Phelps investigate the fixed fight. The trail leads Phelps to Hammond's girlfriend Candy Evans, who is just about to leave town herself.

Phelps' interrogation of Evans highlights one of the game's principle gameplay mechanics, and tasks the player with reading Evans' body language to try uncover what she may have to hide and what info she may have on Hammond, the fight, and his disappearance.

Checking out Evans and the boxing match is one of the game's vice desk cases. Each mission you investigate in the game is based around a police desk, whether that's homicide, traffic, vice, etc. As you progress through the game you'll be promoted to more glamorous desks with new cases, partners, and police supervisors.

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L.A. Noire comes out for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 on May 17.

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Comments
  • She's lying... TAZE HER!!!

    (Oh wait, tasers weren't invented yet...)
  • This game looks like it's gonna make improvements to the gaming community as a whole. Kind of like Mass Effect's ... effect? With a company like Rockstar, I seriously doubt this game will come up short.
  • "Candy Evans"? She did it. Whatever it was, she did it.
  • Now that we've made giant strides in game animation, physics, model detail in both polycount and texture detail (at least sometimes... textures have been failing to impress lately, for the sake of lower system requirements obviously, but still)... next on the list: Lighting... and that's gonna be a tough one. The second screenshot on showcase from this article shows how off-putting current shadowing tech can be...
  • I can't wait for this to come out.  I've already preordered mine!!!

  • I can't wait for this to come out.  I've already preordered mine!!!

  • Can't tell if this will be good on the 360 or PS3...there have been framerate problems with the PS3...and sometimes not.GRRR this is SO hard!
  • I know I already posted this on you page Kato, but how is "reading Phelps' body language" help a case? Shouldn't Phelps be watching Evans' body language instead of his own?

  • ARGH, Blockbuster better stay in business long enough for me to rent this. It seems like buying it would be a waste since there's seemingly no replay value.

  • She looks more like an Abigail to me.

  • She' a porn star, she has to be a porn star.
  • We're on the case!

    Just as soon as May comes along...

  • I don't think I've been this excited for a game to come out since maybe the original Dead Rising, or Mirror's Edge (I'm a HUUUGE zombie/parkour fanatic). May 17th is entirely too far away!

  • What a two timing lil *** lol

  • Just kill the b*tch and ditch her in an ally...
  • On her profile, it says her age is 25-30....she looks 50, lol.

  • I can't wait for this game to come out!!!!!!!!!!

  • Can't wait!!!

  • This game just keeps getting more and more intriguing!

  • I pre-ordered this game and am so excited!!! Good thing Portal comes out soon, or I wouldn't be able to wait.

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