GameSpy writes: "After a couple of successful Grand Theft Autos on the PSP, Rockstar Leeds has turned its attention towards Nintendo's handheld. The hope is that the pedigreed portable developer can mimic the trademark GTA console experience on the Nintendo DS while still taking advantage of the unique opportunities afforded by the touch screen. After our brief contact with GTA: Chinatown Wars it would seem that everything is proceeding as Rockstar has foreseen it and Chinatown Wars is packing an absurd amount of gameplay into the tiny machine."
+Great mini-games interspersed at appropriate intervals
+Drug trafficking side-game
+Classic GTA flavor remains wholly intact
-Limited by graphical capabilities of the DS
-Small screen size can make driving difficult