The Getaway 2 - Will include more SE1

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Thursday 18 November 2004 1.45pm
Looking at the map on the publisher's site, it looks like the sequel will include more of SE1, including a longer stretch of TBR, Long Lane and Bermondsey Street.

A fictional street runs between Long Lane and Bermondsey Street, accomodating the also fictional "Borough Metalworks", with the screenshots showing an interior reminiscent of the industrial conversions a la Jam Factory. The location makes it roughly around Leatherworks.
Thursday 18 November 2004 2.31pm

what was the getaway 1 ?
Thursday 18 November 2004 2.44pm
It's a computer game - set in London - think Lock, Stock / Snatch with you as one of the protagonists. Has a very realistic road map, so if you live centrally, you can drive down your own street !

Can't find a screenshot that is ok to show here (for copyright, not graphic content reasons) but you can look here if you are interested.
Thursday 18 November 2004 2.46pm

thanking you!
Thursday 18 November 2004 3.49pm
But wasn't there a metalworks in Borough?

Otherwise why do all the drainhole covers say Borough on them?

...if you press it, they will come.
Thursday 18 November 2004 5.42pm
I guess I was meaning fictional in terms of being a residential development with that name.
Thursday 18 November 2004 6.04pm
I have a feeling that the man hole covers were made in a metal works in Union street, though I might be wrong

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