GTA IV's Midnight LaunchGrand Theft Auto IV went from fanboy fiction to register ringing reality. CNET stops by some New York launch festivities.
[ Music ] ^M00:00:14 [ Background Music ] >> Venice is and I'm waiting the game about three weeks ago. >> I've got to get it as soon as it comes out man. >> I'm so excited about the game. That all I wanted. >> We all play it tonight. >> Yeah. >> Yeah. We'll play it all tonight. >> And just remember-- >> We'll gonna have a free starter and just the experience of being out here with a bunch of people that think alike. >> [Inaudible] >> And we all play the game and it's a great feeling man. >> If you meet people from across the city and you'll be surprised of what you have in common with them. You know what I mean? >> With the experience in America. I see it all the time it amused me and yes and that I'm not gonna stoop myself. We don't have that kind back in Australia. ^M00:00:55 [ Music ] ^M00:01:00 [ Background Music ] >> I think it's kind of ridiculous and-- >> In Europe, I don't think we get this kind of waiting launch for just a game in the middle of the night so it's kind of freaking but it's cool, it's cool. >> I'm not that of...I don't know if you're gonna call it generation but I certainly don't hold it against them enjoying the time doing what they do and sort of. >> Look back. >> Look back. ^M00:01:21 [ Music ] ^M00:01:30 [ Background Music ] >> I just wanna get the game first, go home and play it. I don't have a lot of time. I've got a school to be with a lot of work but you know I'm trying to get as much game today as I can because that game will suck your life. It will suck your life over. >> First copy I'll see you on XBox live. First stop. ^M00:01:43 [ Music ] ^M00:01:58 >> Would you stay in line for like? >> I'm standing in line for worse. >> Yeah. What's the worst thing you've stayed in line for? >> Drugs [chuckles]. >> Drugs. Yes. >> With longer line. >> With longer line. That's also them. >> That's New York City. Well, that's it.