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[[File:AmCo-GTAIII-logo.gif|right|thumb|Logo of AmCo]]
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{{infobox business|
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| image = AmCo-GTAIII-logo.gif
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| size = 350x350px
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| game_1 = GTA III
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| game_2 = GTA Liberty City Stories
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| name = AmCo
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| type = Oil company
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| owner =
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| location = [[Harwood]], [[Portland]], [[Liberty City in GTA III Era|Liberty City]]<br />[[Trenton]], [[Portland]], [[Liberty City in GTA III Era|Liberty City]]<br />[[Torrington]], [[Staunton Island]], [[Liberty City in GTA III Era|Liberty City]]<br />[[Pike Creek]], [[Shoreside Vale]], [[Liberty City in GTA III Era|Liberty City]]
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| affiliation =
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| missions = [[Smash and Grab]]
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| employee =
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}}
 
'''AmCo''' (also known as '''AmCo. Petroleum Company''', '''AmCo.''' and '''AM''') is an oil company on [[Liberty City in GTA III|Liberty City]] in [[Grand Theft Auto III]] and [[Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories]]. The company has offices in [[Portland]] and [[Shoreside Vale]], while the headquarters is located in [[Staunton Island]] and a [[Filling Stations|filling station]] also located in Portland. On the sign, you can see logos of [[businesses]] that you will find later in the game, besides that the AmCo company colors are very similar to those of [[wp:Amoco|Amoco]] like the name, which can also be based on [[wp:ARCO|ARCO]].
 
'''AmCo''' (also known as '''AmCo. Petroleum Company''', '''AmCo.''' and '''AM''') is an oil company on [[Liberty City in GTA III|Liberty City]] in [[Grand Theft Auto III]] and [[Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories]]. The company has offices in [[Portland]] and [[Shoreside Vale]], while the headquarters is located in [[Staunton Island]] and a [[Filling Stations|filling station]] also located in Portland. On the sign, you can see logos of [[businesses]] that you will find later in the game, besides that the AmCo company colors are very similar to those of [[wp:Amoco|Amoco]] like the name, which can also be based on [[wp:ARCO|ARCO]].
  
==Portland==
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== Portland ==
 
[[File:AmCo-GTAIII-Trentonbranch.jpg|right|thumb|260px|Trenton AmCo branch.]]
 
[[File:AmCo-GTAIII-Trentonbranch.jpg|right|thumb|260px|Trenton AmCo branch.]]
===Branch===
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=== Branch ===
 
The first branch is a small building located on [[Trenton]], next the [[Joey's Garage |garage]] [[Joey Leone]] and facing of [[Liberty Pharmaceuticals]] in Portland. It is surrounded by a few bars with a small parking lot at the entrance.  
 
The first branch is a small building located on [[Trenton]], next the [[Joey's Garage |garage]] [[Joey Leone]] and facing of [[Liberty Pharmaceuticals]] in Portland. It is surrounded by a few bars with a small parking lot at the entrance.  
  
*There is also a [[Hidden Package]] in GTA III.
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* There is also a [[Hidden Package]] in GTA III.
*There is also a [[flamethrower]] (above ceiling) in GTA LCS.
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* There is also a [[flamethrower]] (above ceiling) in GTA LCS.
  
 
In the branch there are cars parked vary in each game:
 
In the branch there are cars parked vary in each game:
*[[Pony]] and [[Stallion]] in GTA III.
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* [[Pony]] and [[Stallion]] in GTA III.
*[[Faggio]] in GTA Liberty City Stories.
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* [[Faggio]] in GTA Liberty City Stories.
  
===Petrol station===
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=== Petrol station ===
 
[[File:AmCo-GTALCS-gasstation.jpg|right|thumb|260px|AmCo petrol station in GTA Liberty City Stories.]]
 
[[File:AmCo-GTALCS-gasstation.jpg|right|thumb|260px|AmCo petrol station in GTA Liberty City Stories.]]
 
The AmCo petrol station is the only petrol station in the city, located in [[Harwood]]. In GTA III one can find hidden package on one of the ceilings, while Grand Theft Auto Liberty City Stories is more important, because you have to save some members of the [[Leone Family]] who were confined by [[LCPD in GTA III Era|police]] in the mission [[Smash and Grab]].
 
The AmCo petrol station is the only petrol station in the city, located in [[Harwood]]. In GTA III one can find hidden package on one of the ceilings, while Grand Theft Auto Liberty City Stories is more important, because you have to save some members of the [[Leone Family]] who were confined by [[LCPD in GTA III Era|police]] in the mission [[Smash and Grab]].
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At the gas station wall is a poster that highlights how companies estn affiliated company:
 
At the gas station wall is a poster that highlights how companies estn affiliated company:
  
====1998 (GTA Liberty City Stories)====
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==== 1998 (GTA Liberty City Stories) ====
*[[Curve]]
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* [[Curve]]
*[[Didier Sachs]]
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* [[Didier Sachs]]
*[[Hardon]]
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* [[Hardon]]
*[[Heat]]
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* [[Heat]]
*[[ITE]]
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* [[ITE]]
*[[Kronos]]
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* [[Kronos]]
*[[Ranch]]
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* [[Ranch]]
*[[Squid]]
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* [[Squid]]
*[[Sumo]]
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* [[Sumo]]
*[[ZIP]]
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* [[ZIP]]
  
====2001 (GTA III)====
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==== 2001 (GTA III) ====
 
[[File:AmCo-GTAIII-gasstation.jpg|right|thumb|260px|AmCo petrol station in GTA III.]]
 
[[File:AmCo-GTAIII-gasstation.jpg|right|thumb|260px|AmCo petrol station in GTA III.]]
*[[Funcola]]
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* [[Funcola]]
*[[Gasoline]]
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* [[Gasoline]]
*ITE
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* ITE
*[[Gre²n]]
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* [[Gre²n]]
*NAD5
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* NAD5
*OK
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* OK
*Squid
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* Squid
*Sumo
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* Sumo
*[[Super 74]]
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* [[Super 74]]
*[[Taiko]]
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* [[Taiko]]
*ZIP
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* ZIP
  
==Staunton Island==
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== Staunton Island ==
 
{{main|AmCo Headquarters}}
 
{{main|AmCo Headquarters}}
 
The AmCo headquarters is located on [[Torrington]] in Staunton Island.
 
The AmCo headquarters is located on [[Torrington]] in Staunton Island.
  
==Shoreside Vale==
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== Shoreside Vale ==
 
The third branch is a small building located on [[Pike Creek]] in Shoreside Vale. The building is quite wide and of medium size, painted in two shades of blue: light and dark with a pair of garages.
 
The third branch is a small building located on [[Pike Creek]] in Shoreside Vale. The building is quite wide and of medium size, painted in two shades of blue: light and dark with a pair of garages.
  
==Gallery==
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== Gallery ==
 
<center><gallery widths="240" captionalign="left">
 
<center><gallery widths="240" captionalign="left">
Image:AmCo-GTA3-affiliates.jpg|The affiliates of AmCo in GTA 3.
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AmCo-GTAIII-affiliates.jpg|The affiliates of AmCo in GTA III.
Image:AmCo-GTA3-advert.jpg|An advert in Staunton Island in GTA 3.
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AmCo-GTAIII-advert.jpg|An advert in Staunton Island in GTA III.
Image:AmCo-GTAIII-PikeCreekbranch.jpg|Pike Creek AmCo branch.
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AmCo-GTAIII-PikeCreekbranch.jpg|Pike Creek AmCo branch.
Image:AmCo-GTAIII-betalogo.jpg|The beta company logo in GTA III.
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AmCo-GTAIII-betalogo.jpg|The beta company logo in GTA III.
Image:HotringRacer-GTAVC-hotring-rear.jpg|Hotring Racer with the logo.
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HotringRacer-GTAVC-hotring-rear.jpg|Hotring Racer with the logo.
 
</gallery></center>
 
</gallery></center>
  
==Trivia==
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== Trivia ==
*AmCo makes a reference in [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]] being one of the sponsors of a [[Hotring Racer]].
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* AmCo makes a reference in [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]] being one of the sponsors of a [[Hotring Racer]].
*During the development of GTA III, the AM sign at the gas station originally said AmCo.
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* During the development of GTA III, the AM sign at the gas station originally said AmCo.
*Originally, the walls at the gas station were made of brick.
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* Originally, the walls at the gas station were made of brick.
  
 
[[Category:Businesses in GTA III]]
 
[[Category:Businesses in GTA III]]
 
[[Category:Businesses in GTA Liberty City Stories]]
 
[[Category:Businesses in GTA Liberty City Stories]]
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[[Category:Businesses in 3D Universe]]
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[[Category:Businesses in Liberty City in 3D Universe]]

Latest revision as of 14:11, 11 March 2017

Business
AmCo
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Game GTA III
GTA Liberty City Stories
Type of business Oil company
Location(s) Harwood, Portland, Liberty City
Trenton, Portland, Liberty City
Torrington, Staunton Island, Liberty City
Pike Creek, Shoreside Vale, Liberty City
Mission appearance(s) Smash and Grab

AmCo (also known as AmCo. Petroleum Company, AmCo. and AM) is an oil company on Liberty City in Grand Theft Auto III and Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories. The company has offices in Portland and Shoreside Vale, while the headquarters is located in Staunton Island and a filling station also located in Portland. On the sign, you can see logos of businesses that you will find later in the game, besides that the AmCo company colors are very similar to those of Amoco like the name, which can also be based on ARCO.

Portland

Trenton AmCo branch.

Branch

The first branch is a small building located on Trenton, next the garage Joey Leone and facing of Liberty Pharmaceuticals in Portland. It is surrounded by a few bars with a small parking lot at the entrance.

In the branch there are cars parked vary in each game:

Petrol station

AmCo petrol station in GTA Liberty City Stories.

The AmCo petrol station is the only petrol station in the city, located in Harwood. In GTA III one can find hidden package on one of the ceilings, while Grand Theft Auto Liberty City Stories is more important, because you have to save some members of the Leone Family who were confined by police in the mission Smash and Grab.

At the gas station wall is a poster that highlights how companies estn affiliated company:

1998 (GTA Liberty City Stories)

2001 (GTA III)

AmCo petrol station in GTA III.

Staunton Island

The AmCo headquarters is located on Torrington in Staunton Island.

Shoreside Vale

The third branch is a small building located on Pike Creek in Shoreside Vale. The building is quite wide and of medium size, painted in two shades of blue: light and dark with a pair of garages.

Gallery

Trivia

  • AmCo makes a reference in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City being one of the sponsors of a Hotring Racer.
  • During the development of GTA III, the AM sign at the gas station originally said AmCo.
  • Originally, the walls at the gas station were made of brick.