Buy New
or
Sign in to turn on 1-Click ordering.
Buy Used
Used - Like New See details
$10.99 & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
Sold by Sign Up.

or
 
   
Sell Us Your Item
For up to a $1.30 Gift Card
Trade in
More Buying Choices
Wyatts Games Add to Cart
$7.97 + $3.99 shipping
Another Castle Video Games Add to Cart
$9.99 + $3.99 shipping
Have one to sell? Sell yours here
Sorry, this item is not available in
Image not available for
Color:
Image not available

To view this video download Flash Player

 

La Noire - Playstation 3

by Rockstar Games
Mature
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (485 customer reviews) 89 / 100

List Price: $19.99
Price: $12.27 & FREE Shipping on orders over $35. Details
You Save: $7.72 (39%)
o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o
In Stock.
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.
Want it Tuesday, Oct. 28? Choose One-Day Shipping at checkout. Details
o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o
Platform: PlayStation 3
Edition: Standard
  • Solve a variety of cases across the desks of Patrol, Traffic, Homicide and Arson.
  • Search crime scenes for clues, question witnesses and interrogate suspects as you search for the truth in each case.
  • Use your wits to analyze suspect's behavior and separate the truth from the lies.
  • Experience a stunningly accurate block-by-block recreation of 8 sq. miles of 1947 L.A.
  • Solve brutal crimes, plots and conspiracies inspired by real crimes from 1947 Los Angeles, one of the most corrupt and violent times in L.A. history.
PlayStation Store Gift Cards
PlayStation Network $20 CodePlayStation Network $50 CodePlayStation Network $75 CodePlayStation Plus Subscriptions

Frequently Bought Together

La Noire - Playstation 3 + Heavy Rain: Director's Cut + BEYOND: Two Souls
Price for all three: $51.75

Buy the selected items together
  • Heavy Rain: Director's Cut $17.53
  • BEYOND: Two Souls $21.95



Product Details

Platform: PlayStation 3 | Edition: Standard
  • Shipping: This item is also available for shipping to select countries outside the U.S.
  • ASIN: B002I0J5UQ
  • Product Dimensions: 6.7 x 5.3 x 0.6 inches ; 1.6 ounces
  • Media: Video Game
  • Release Date: May 17, 2011
  • Average Customer Review: 3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (485 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #611 in Video Games (See Top 100 in Video Games)

Product Description

Platform: PlayStation 3 | Edition: Standard

Product Description

Amid the post-war boom of Hollywood's Golden Age, newly minted detective Cole Phelps is thrown headfirst into a city drowning in violence and corruption. Utilizing groundbreaking new technology that captures an actor's facial performance in astonishing detail, L.A. Noire is a violent crime thriller that blends breathtaking action with true detective work to deliver an unprecedented interactive experience. Interrogate witnesses, search for clues and chase down suspects as you struggle to find the truth in a city where everyone has something to hide.

Amazon.com

L.A. Noire is a gritty, single player detective game set on the infamous streets and in the smoke-filled back rooms of post-war Los Angeles. Designed and developed with a nod to the classic film noire movie genre, L.A. Noire blends crystal clear graphics that bring the iconic look and feel of the era to life, with a combination of innovative technology and unique gameplay that allow you to solve crimes through interrogations and investigation. Additional features include: five LAPD based crime desks to work, the ability to analyze the case as well as suspects for clues, an accurate block-by-block recreation of eight sq miles of 1947 Los Angeles, multiple difficulty settings and more.

L.A. Noire game logo

Synopsis

Amid the postwar boom of Hollywood's Golden Age, newly minted detective Cole Phelps is thrown headfirst into a city drowning in violence and corruption. Utilizing groundbreaking new technology that captures an actor's facial performance in astonishing detail, L.A. Noire is a violent crime thriller that blends breathtaking action with true detective work to deliver an unprecedented interactive experience. Interrogate witnesses, search for clues and chase down suspects as you struggle to find the truth in a city where everyone has something to hide.

A beat cop stopping you from entering a crime scene being investigated in L.A. Noire
Cross the police line to solve the worst crimes of Los Angeles' infamous postwar era.
View larger.

Against an overarching plot of violence and betrayal, L.A. Noire challenges players to solve a series of self-contained cases as they work their way through the ranks of the LAPD. Each case features a distinct storyline with a beginning, middle and end, and each successfully solved case brings new challenges and leads Cole closer to the true story at the dark heart of the Los Angeles criminal underworld.

Key Game Features

  • Solve a variety of cases across the crime desks of: Patrol, Traffic, Homicide, Vice and Arson
  • Search crime scenes for clues, question witnesses and interrogate suspects as you search for the truth in each case
  • Use your wits to analyze suspect's behavior and separate the truth from the lies
  • Experience a stunningly accurate block-by-block recreation of 8 sq miles of 1947 Los Angeles
  • Rise up through the ranks of the LAPD from a beat cop to other positions as LAPD detective Cole Phelps
  • Solve brutal crimes, plots and conspiracies inspired by famous crimes from 1947 Los Angeles, one of the most corrupt and violent times in the City of Angels' history
  • Multiple difficulty settings give players of all abilities the chance to step into the shoes of a detective in postwar L.A.

Additional Screenshots

Detective Cole Phelps interrogating a suspect downtown in L.A. Noire
Crystal clear graphics.
View larger.
A historically correct view of post-war downtown Los Angeles from L.A. Noire
A historically correct 1947 L.A.
View larger.
Observing the results of a possible case of arson from the police barricade in L.A. Noire
Work 5 different crime desks.
View larger.
Phelps gathering information regarding a cadaver from L.A. County Coroner Malcom Carruthers in L.A. Noire
Investigate and interrogate.
View larger.

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?


Customer Questions & Answers

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews
216 of 253 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars LA Noire is hard to ignore! May 17, 2011
By Yung
Platform for Display:PlayStation 3|Edition:Standard
Fun: 5.0 out of 5 stars   
*No Spoilers* just details that can hopefully help the undecided
First review (had to really great game) don't be too harsh

What an amazing game this is so far. The environment is so vivid. Graphics are up to par. This game was made for the Ps3!

Being a Rockstar Game, the controls are very similar to Grand Theft Auto & Red Dead Redemption. The controls also reminded me of Mafia II. Very smooth and fluid. There's also a map on the bottom left corner just like in the other Rock* games.

This game is not as fast paced as Grand Theft Auto. It is not a shoot first ask questions later type of game. Keep that in mind before buying. I'm enjoying it but I can just imagine some people hating it for be slow paced.

Investigating crime scenes can be so exciting as you do not know what or where your next clue will be. You are given the freedom to walk around and find clues with the assistance of vibration/music as you get near them.

There is no multiplayer for this game, which can be good or bad. I for one will be way too busy solving crimes around Los Angeles to even notice.

The PS3 version of the game comes with an exclusive DLC card to download a case called Consul's Car.
I pre-ordered from Best Buy so I received The Sharpshooter suit also.
And I was there for the midnight release so I received the nicholson electroplating DLC.

I will update as I get farther in the game & notice more helpful tips/details

Update:

The characters in LA Noire look so real. When they speak, it is shown in their facial expressions. No lip syncing here, it looks like they are actually talking. When a victim/witness is upset you can notice how their eyebrows kind of fold in.
Read more ›
Was this review helpful to you?
246 of 292 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Never Hated Loving Something This Much May 17, 2011
Platform for Display:PlayStation 3| Edition:Standard|Verified Purchase
Fun: 3.0 out of 5 stars   
I love this game for so many reasons, yet the few irritating drawbacks infuriate me. The atmosphere, music, facial expressions, and story are amazing. I want to advance through the game as quickly as possible to find out how things progress. However, the completely hit-or-miss interrogation sessions and rooting through garbage can crime scene investigation have me sick enough to quit.

The facial expressions and voice acting are just as incredible as advertised. I knew going into this that picking up on facial ticks and eye darting were key to detecting inconsistencies in testimony. Still, no matter how you play it, there's no way to tell whether you should believe, doubt, or catch the witness in a lie. Some of the lying is completely obvious, yet you still lose for not selecting the correct choice between "doubt" or "lie". I don't mind doing more investigation to solve the case, but I hate feeling like a failure when the game gives me no other options or assistance.

I also tired of the same old crime scene investigations. You move from area to area, waiting for the controller to rumble so that you can investigate. Sometimes its evidence worthwhile, but more often its just a bottle or an ashtray worth nothing. Often times you find yourself re-examining an area after all other evidence has been found, as if you'd missed something the first time.

It pains me to write this review. I had this preordered, and had been counting down the months to its release. I still find it an amazing piece of entertainment, pushing the boundaries of what a video game can be. Yet some of the elements are just not implemented in a way that can be considered fun, or an attainable challenge. When you don't know why you're getting things wrong or misinterpreting information, there's no reason to hone your technique or continue. I'll probably just finish this up with a strategy guide so I know how to answer the interrogations.
Was this review helpful to you?
36 of 40 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Great story. Okay gameplay. May 20, 2011
Platform for Display:PlayStation 3| Edition:Standard|Verified Purchase
Fun: 4.0 out of 5 stars   
This took me a three days to finish. There may be some very minor spoilers in this review. I made a lot of mistakes that hurt my enjoyment of the game, so maybe I can help someone.

STORY -- I thought the story was superb. The opening story in Homicide was especially strong, and initially I thought the game was going to end there. Homicide is pretty much the front half, with Vice and Arson as the back half. On the story, though, Newspapers give vital videos, and I didn't notice the "(X) for more" while holding a newspaper until I got to Vice. The newspapers give very interesting plot twists. Lots of character-motivated surprises in the course of this noir.

ACTING -- Also superb. I can't think of any character I found uninteresting throughout the game. I wound up arresting some of my favorite character actors. If you're interested in a long, excellent film noir, then you'll like this.

INVESTIGATIONS -- Walk around, try to find buzzes. These were interesting, but I don't think they will challenge many people. Note -- All of the scenes in Homicide, Vice, and Arson involve examining dead people, and many are nude and/or badly damaged. The police do act respectfully throughout.

INTERROGATIONS -- A weak point for me. In the Phoenix Wright series, you'll get multiple chances to ask a question, or to present evidence. Here, though, one mistake anywhere will lock out portions of the story. It doesn't end the story, but if you want to see what you missed, you need to restart that chapter. You can use Intuition points to remove a bad choice, but invariably the game removes a choice that is obviously wrong.
Read more ›
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
Most Recent Customer Reviews
4.0 out of 5 stars Rockstars beautiful 1940s mystery action
Let me start out by saying the good.
The facial graphics in this game are unlike any other game EVER!! There simply amizing. Read more
Published 7 days ago by Todd Adams
5.0 out of 5 stars Rockstar is a RockStar
This game is unlike anything ever created before. And for someone who is entering law, loves history, and the occasional game, it's a home-run.
Published 11 days ago by Avery
4.0 out of 5 stars fun for a one time play
this game is very fun but no replay value
Published 12 days ago by travis
4.0 out of 5 stars Four Stars
Excellent game fulfilled my expectations, I hope to buy another time with you
Published 15 days ago by Herbus61
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
excellent
Published 22 days ago by Dayana Amundaray
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
One of my favorite games! Great price!
Published 1 month ago by nathan thompson
4.0 out of 5 stars I Think His Reactions Could Be Better and the Interogations be More...
Different Style of Play. I Think His Reactions Could Be Better and the Interogations be More Level but altogether not bad. Read more
Published 1 month ago by K.hodges
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
love this game nuff said!!!!!!
Published 1 month ago by Tracys
3.0 out of 5 stars Three Stars
My son played it but did not like it
Published 1 month ago by Heba Alzinnary
5.0 out of 5 stars or at least more game like this were out
Superb game, reminds me a bit of Heavy Rain. Wish they made a sequel to this, or at least more game like this were out. Rockstar didn't fail to deliver!
Published 1 month ago by LMN
Search Customer Reviews
Search these reviews only


Look for Similar Items by Category

Platform: PlayStation 3 | Edition: Standard

Want to discover more products? You may find many from mafia 3 shopping list.