Well the episodes aren't actually a new idea, as there was actually a system built in San Andreas for future "Mission Packs" to be implemented. Now this isn't a new find, I just thought I'd dig it up for those who don't know about it, and because this might give us (and especially the people who are still confused about it) an indication of how the loading system in TLAD will most likely work. Just replace "Mission Pack" with "Episode/The Lost and Damned" and "San Andreas" with "Grand Theft Auto IV" and you pretty much have it I guess. Knowing Rockstar, this was almost definitely a precursor to the new episodes. Interesting how they never got around to actually implementing the idea until now. It would be interesting to see if GTA IV has any similar references in it's files, which I have no doubt that it does.
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