a sexual encounter) with the girlfriend at the conclusion of the second date, with the exception of Kate, who will never allow the relationship to reach that point no matter how many times she is dated.
The relationship aspect of Grand Theft Auto IV is perhaps one of the most nebulous areas of this epic game.
Each woman has different tastes and will respond accordingly.
(However, wearing the wrong clothing or having the wrong car doesn't actually result in a date failing, only that the girlfriend makes negative (or snide) comments.) Assuming no failed dates, Niko can usually get to enjoy "coffee" (i.e.
Putting in a little bit of time to raise the fondness of the girlfriends can unlock their "special abilities"; these can help in particularly difficult missions late in the game.
Like the other relationships that Niko has with his friends in GTA IV, favor can be gained with girlfriends by taking them to different venues around the city.
Like in GTA San Andreas, two of the girlfriends are introduced during the storyline.
Not much is known about her past life except that she may have had criminal links herself.
There are two different kinds of primary relationships in the game.
The first type of relationship is any that Niko has with various females he encounters.
There are five friends and five girlfriends in total, and each character has a unique set of preferences.
Each friend (and three of the girlfriends) provide special unlockable abilities in return for maintaining good relationships with them.