L.A. Noire lets you engage in detective work during Hollywood's Golden age at the end of World War II. The setting is accurately reproduced on a block-by-block basis, and the stunning graphics were designed in homage to the classic noire genre. You take the part of detective Cole Phelps who has recently been thrown into a city that is succumbing to corruption and violence, and you have the task of saving the day and restoring justice to the gritty streets. The game is a single-player one that lets you solve crimes based on your interrogations and investigative abilities. You can search for clues and chase suspects through the L.A.'s infamous streets. With a variety of difficulty settings, you can work your way up while enjoying the outstanding graphics and non-stop action. As you move to the top of the LAPD, you'll have to overcome the challenges of solving crimes while dealing with corruption within the department.