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Old 01-09-2014, 02:47 PM   #1
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How do I know which are strory mission??

I know this is probably a dumb question, but it's doing my head in and I can't find the answer! Probably because it's so bloody obvious! And massive apologies if this is someone else already but I have searched, a lot!

How do I know which missions are story related? Someone told me not to do the Leister missions (apart from the first one) until you've finished the story so you have more money to put on the stock market, so these obviously aren't story missions.

So which ones are, how do I know? ARGH! Is it just the ones that are the letter of one of the 3 characters? So either the M, T or F? Only only 4 hours in so a lot more to go I know, but feel like maybe playing the story through first is the way to go? With a few random events, strangers & freaks and hobbies thrown in for good measure.

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Old 01-09-2014, 03:06 PM   #2
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Yes. Story related missions are labeled with each characters first initial - M, F, T.

Strangers and Freaks are similar to Red Dead Redemption in they're Question Marks (?).
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Yes. Story related missions are labeled with each characters first initial - M, F, T.

Strangers and Freaks are similar to Red Dead Redemption in they're Question Marks (?).
Brilliant, thank you. Yeah knew about the ? and the colour coding for the different people. So anyone else I come across that gives me missions, will have their own Initial on the map, but these can be done any time yeah?

Thanks very much, appreciate it.
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Old 01-09-2014, 03:43 PM   #4
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Brilliant, thank you. Yeah knew about the ? and the colour coding for the different people. So anyone else I come across that gives me missions, will have their own Initial on the map, but these can be done any time yeah?

Thanks very much, appreciate it.
So long as they appear on the map, yes. You can complete them anytime they're available. You can also replay them in the start menu.

There are really only going to be 4 "Mission" types on the map which will be the T, F, M and ?. Once you start the ?, I believe it changes to the character icon.

From what I recall, the best ways to manipulate the stock market in your favor is through the Assassination missions for Franklin. I'm not entirely sure how it's done but it has to do with the companies/names involved and obviously how you play the market. I didn't do this though.
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So long as they appear on the map, yes. You can complete them anytime they're available. You can also replay them in the start menu.

There are really only going to be 4 "Mission" types on the map which will be the T, F, M and ?. Once you start the ?, I believe it changes to the character icon.

From what I recall, the best ways to manipulate the stock market in your favor is through the Assassination missions for Franklin. I'm not entirely sure how it's done but it has to do with the companies/names involved and obviously how you play the market. I didn't do this though.
Cool. The ? you refer too, is that another person you are keeping secret or the freaks ones? Exciting!
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Cool. The ? you refer too, is that another person you are keeping secret or the freaks ones? Exciting!
Freaks lol

http://gta.wikia.com/Strangers_and_Freaks#GTA_V
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Yes. Story related missions are labeled with each characters first initial - M, F, T.

Strangers and Freaks are similar to Red Dead Redemption in they're Question Marks (?).
Also, there are Heists labeled with an 'H' that can change color based on the character you are using because sometimes they can be triggered by more than one character.
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