Players wield the ultimate power as a rogue street cop in True Crime™: New York City; the first in a two-part series of True Crime games set in New York. Gamers assume the role of Marcus Reed; a former criminal turned cop; and use and abuse their authority to hunt down the murderer of Marcus mentor while also cleaning up Manhattan neighborhoods from Harlem to Chinatown. Undercover investigations weave players through a murderous web of gangs and deceit as they battle crooks; Marcus past and everything else the city throws at them.
- Street Cop Life … As Marcus Reed players bust criminals; take down murderous gangs; extort; interrogate; search and seize and dispense justice however they choose … either by the book or by indulging in the temptations of the job.
- Rule New York City … The player will navigate an expertly recreated Manhattan complete with subways; interiors; internationally recognized landmarks; GPS-accurate streets