Friday, February 25, 2005

Detroit featured in new game by 'Grand Theft Auto' makers

When "Midnight Club Three" debuts on April 12, Detroiters may be surprised to see that scenes from their own backyards are featured in the game.

According to, downtown streets and popular local landmarks like Comerica Park serve as backdrops for the game, which is the newest edition to the Grand Theft Auto series.

Although the Grand Theft's have all been criticized for high levels of violence, states that "Midnight Club Three" is surprisingly non-violent.