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  • Summary: (Downloadable Content) Grand Theft Auto IV's second downloadable episode, The Ballad of Gay Tony injects Liberty City with an overdose of guns, glitz, and grime. As Luis Lopez, part-time hoodlum and full-time assistant to legendary nightclub impresario Tony Prince (aka "Gay Tony"), players(Downloadable Content) Grand Theft Auto IV's second downloadable episode, The Ballad of Gay Tony injects Liberty City with an overdose of guns, glitz, and grime. As Luis Lopez, part-time hoodlum and full-time assistant to legendary nightclub impresario Tony Prince (aka "Gay Tony"), players will struggle with the competing loyalties of family and friends, and with the uncertainty about who is real and who is fake in a world in which everyone has a price. [Rockstar Games] Expand

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  1. The tone of the story is, after all, quite a departure from the franchise's previous two outings. However, the amusing dialogue, fun gameplay, and delightfully absurd missions make this a must-buy for everyone, whether by download (in which case it requires a copy of GTA IV to run) or on disc with The Lost and Damned.
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    GTA returns to its utmost craziness through a great and charming story.
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  1. EddyB.
    Apr 17, 2010
    10
    Yet again, Rockstar have made the best gta so far, a lot better! the story mode is phenomenal and the new features in the dlc are great! a Yet again, Rockstar have made the best gta so far, a lot better! the story mode is phenomenal and the new features in the dlc are great! a definite 'yes' from me. Expand
  2. Nov 13, 2021
    10
    Better then classic Gta IV and The Lost and Damned.Best atmosphere,characters etc...
  3. Jun 5, 2012
    10
    its just like and Ode of San Andreas .. but still in rich-guys living world of partying , Ladies , Vodka ..... its something which is must tryits just like and Ode of San Andreas .. but still in rich-guys living world of partying , Ladies , Vodka ..... its something which is must try ............. yet there are few missions which annoy .. but its still worth it . Expand
  4. Nov 22, 2021
    9
    Back when Rockstar still cared about their solo games. This is a fantastic addition to GTA IV and I enjoyed the different perspective on Liberty City.
  5. Apr 21, 2011
    9
    Ok aside from an improved engine over GTA4 vanilla, and some new stories whats really changed? well nothing major, a few new multiplayer modesOk aside from an improved engine over GTA4 vanilla, and some new stories whats really changed? well nothing major, a few new multiplayer modes with new weapons and vehicles.. and that on PC the both Lost & Damned and Gay Tony packs are a standalone game.. basically.. apart from the usual issues that blighted GTA4 (Console engine didnt port to PC to take advantage of high end video cards or multi core cpus) this game is damn fun and a must have to any collection. Expand
  6. Aug 17, 2020
    8
    Esto SÍ que es un buen DLC para GTA IV, le aporta una buena historia, con personajes interesantes y profundos a su manera, se integra y tieneEsto SÍ que es un buen DLC para GTA IV, le aporta una buena historia, con personajes interesantes y profundos a su manera, se integra y tiene sentido en la trama y en el universo de GTA IV original. En general aporta nuevo contenido mejorado, además pule las mecánicas de conducción y de movimiento para que se sienta mejor.

    Lo único que diría que me ha decepcionado de este DLC es en el contenido adicional, hablando principalmente de las guerras de bandas, ya que tiene diálogos repetitivos, solo da 3 tipos de misiones distintas las cuales iras turnando hasta hacer 25... etc . En general eso es lo peor de este DLC, pero aporta muchísimas nuevas actividades, vehículos, armas y cosas que hacer en el mundo de GTA IV.

    En fin no hay mucho más que decir, al fin y al cabo es un DLC. Ahora mismo te vendrá si o si con GTA IV si lo compras en PC y la verdad que para que en su momento valiese 15 pavos, esto era un chollo.
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  7. Jan 26, 2013
    3
    Rockstar has really disappointed this time. I was really enjoying this DLC but about 8 missions in a mission with Luis' mother (Momma's boy)Rockstar has really disappointed this time. I was really enjoying this DLC but about 8 missions in a mission with Luis' mother (Momma's boy) the game has a glitch where the game will load indefinitely after the cutscene. I got that problem fixed but later in the mission it will load for about 1 minute and you spawn dead. I looked around a lot and couldn't fix it. This is really frustrating because as I said I was really enjoying this. So I really have no choice but to give it a low score. Expand

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