Like a tortured detective's past, L.A. Noire is circling back around to haunt us again. Rockstar Games' 2011 noire detective thriller is getting a 4K upgrade, a Nintendo Switch version, and VR compatibility (all the better to peer into your filthy soul, my dear).
Take-Two has a full breakdown of what's-what on its site, but here's the gist:
- L.A. Noire: The VR Case Files -- Rebuilds seven of the original case files from L.A. Noire into interactive experiences for the HTC Vive.
- L.A. Noire for the Nintendo Switch -- Contains the original game and all DLC, plus a Joy-Con mode with gyroscopic controls and "contextual touch screen controls for portable detective work."
- L.A. Noire for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One -- Includes the original game in n1080p, plus all DLC. Visuals are enhanced with new lighting, cinematic camera angles, high-res textures, and more. 4K is supported for the PlayStation 4 Pro and Xbox One X.
L.A. Noire takes place in post-war Los Angeles, where officer Cole Phelps rises through the ranks as he solves grisly murder mysteries based on real-life incidents. The initial release for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC was well-received.
The new versions of L.A. Noire hit the pavement on November 14.
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