Play This Game on Your Android Mobile Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories is an action-adventure game developed in a collaboration between Rockstar Leeds and Rockstar North, and published by Rockstar Games. The ninth installment in the Grand Theft Auto series, it was initially released as a PlayStation Portable exclusive in October 2005.2 A port for the PlayStation 2 was released in June 2006.3 At the time of release, the recommended retail price of the PS2 port was around half the price of the PSP version,4because the PS2 version does not feature the custom soundtrack ripping capability of the PSP version. A port for iOS, Android and Fire OS devices was also released in December 2015,5 February 2016,6,and March 2016, respectively.7
Set within the fictional Liberty City (loosely based on New York City) in 1998, the game is a prequel Grand Theft Auto III, and follows the exploits of mobster Toni Cipriani, who becomes involved in a power struggle among the city’s Mafia families while attempting to rise through the ranks of the Leone crime family and earn the respect of his boss, Salvatore Leone. Upon release, Liberty City Stories received generally positive reviews. Its successor, Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories, a prequel to Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, was released in October 2006.